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The Sunflower Deli

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214 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224
+1 970-349-6866
07:00 - 17:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My husband and I made a dinner reservation without knowing what to expect. We did not think much of it and thought it was more of a lunch and snack type of place. We were very pleasantly surprised when we arrived. First of all the atmosphere (dimmed lights and rustic decor) was nice, the staff was very friendly and entertaining... More 

Thank Lebasi10
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place is two restaurants in one. One set of owners runs breakfast and lunch and another dinner. Lunch is good, but let me rave about dinner. Usually there are about 5-7 small initial plates of nibbles, followed by 5-6 generous appetizer selections , followed by 3-4 main dishes, all designed to be shared or eaten by yourself. Food quality... More 

Thank toscanaHouston
Boulder, CO
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Have heard lots of buzz about Supper at Sunflower so finally had to check it out. For the most part, the food was really good, but one of the dishes we had was just so-so. The menu had some really unique offerings. The fact that the chef is not afraid to have some edgy items on the menu is refreshing....the... More 

Thank BoulderTravelers5
Plymouth, New Hampshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Since we were last here, our opinion has gone down and so has the food. Everything was greasy! Even the bacon, if you can believe that! Service was the same, but not the food. I do not know if the cook is different. No return visits in our plans.

Thank T-rad-NH
San Diego
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Our 2nd Christmas eve supper here. So festive and fun. Last year sat in the main dining room, this year we sat in the loft. Both times,Chris was our server. He is awesome. Knowledgeable about all of thir menu items and halted accommodate for my niece, almost 4 years old. Chicken and dumplings were modified for her, just the gravy... More 

Thank Kaliko_Y
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Came for breakfast and my friends and I all ordered the Quiche of the day. Side salad, home fries, and quiche were all delicious, fresh, and had a very personal style. Excellent breakfast spot! The coffee is Camp 4 so you know it will be good!

Thank Jacob T
Oceanport, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The quiche was amazing! I went back again the next day and brought my husband and sister. We had the chicken pot pie, words cannot describe how good it was. The wait staff was so friendly and nice!! I highly recommend breakfast or lunch here! Great wine too!

Thank erinfitzgerald
Gunnison, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Delicious chicken sandwich with sweet potato fries...warm and inviting atmosphere with friendly staff.

Thank colourado14
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8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We ate here for breakfast twice- very good food and very reasonably priced. Everything is thoughtfully sourced, prepared and presented. The hollandaise sauce the best I've ever tried.

Thank Cumsille
Pearland, Texas
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85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

The Sunflower Deli is a nice quaint place that serves mainly soup and sandwiches. I actually love how small the menu is (easy to choose). Our waitress was very kind, the service was quick and we enjoyed our sandwiches. The butternut squash soup was excellent! A little pricy for sandwiches but we still enjoyed it very much. Also nice coffee... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Soups, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-6866

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?