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Lake CIty Cafe

310 Gunnison Avenue Highway 149, Lake City, CO 81235
+1 970-944-0301
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pecan pie” (3 reviews)
“etouffee” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
310 Gunnison Avenue Highway 149, Lake City, CO 81235
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I don't remember his name but the owner of Lake City Cafe was so nice man, I know him from 2017 summer. The atmosphere of cafe is great and workers that come from different countries were also nice. Their burger was delicious.

Thank Deniz S
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Brought my entire family and they thoroughly enjoyed everything they ordered. They also had a First Class bar. The servers were very friendly and efficient.

Thank KW1984VH
Reviewed September 5, 2017

After a long day travelling to Lake City, I could not wait to try out this place. It definitely did not disappoint. I got the shrimp ettouffee which was amazing. It has a nice kick to it (although the solidified rice ball took a little...More

Thank scalba123
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

My husband had the etouffee and gumbo and grew up on the Texas Louisiana border. He was surprised how good it was! My son LOVED the chicken fingers and fries. -Talked about them for days. And I had a BLT with fried green tomatoes. Excellent...More

Thank jp3709
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

If you go to Lake City you have to eat here...at least twice! The chicken fried steak is amazing. Get the gravy on the side. The pecan salad is also one you have to try if you aren't into fry!

Thank justadriver
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Great food, service, scenery! I'm missing Lake City terribly! The people and scenery are great! We really enjoyed this restaurant.

Thank O1474ICryana
Reviewed August 8, 2017

The restaurant has friendly and knowledgeable wait staff, attractive decor and atmosphere and the food is great. My Chicken Fried Chicken and my wife's Shrimp and Grits were delicious. The portions are substantial and were just the ticket after a big hike that day. Definitely...More

Thank Alden H
Reviewed July 29, 2017

We are from South Louisiana and normally avoid ordering "Louisiana" food when traveling far from home. However, my wife and I both ordered La. type food in this restaurant in Lake City, Co.. We were really surprised that the food from the Lake City Cafe...More

Thank Charles P
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Super place. Convenient. Two deer were playing in adjoining yard when we left. Great town. Just sad they weren't open for breakfast. Recommend.

Thank terri079
Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

Holy cow plan to go here if you like chicken fried steak or chicken! Truly the best I've had. Two of us got a half order of chicken fried steak and paired it with a chicken gumbo. One got a full order chicken fried steak(it's...More

Thank P1285YXamyh
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 Gunnison Avenue Highway 149, Lake City, CO 81235
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 970-944-0301
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Our menu is a mix of Southern Style. We have a little something for everyone. The Lake City Cafe will be closed until June 1st, 2016.
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