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The Sportsman BBQ Station & Backyard

173 S. Gunnison Ave, Lake City, CO 81235
+1 970-944-2525
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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“burger” (2 reviews)
“concert” (5 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
173 S. Gunnison Ave, Lake City, CO 81235
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Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

This is the only convenience store in town with fountain drinks and ice! A great place to stop for fuel for your vehicle and road food, too. BBQ and restaurant type food is only avilable at special events. Lucky enough to be in town for...More

Thank Donna H
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Dont EVER eat the BBQ sandwich at this place. They serve up BBQ plates and all the trimmings and sides at their night time music gigs, Then...... what ever is left over( i.e. - the bark and fat) is placed on a dry bun and...More

Thank harveybitshifter
Reviewed July 4, 2018

We took an OHV ride with a group of 15 from Silverton to Lake City via Alpine pass. We got a late start and arrived about 230. Patio was full and only one person in the restaraunt. We all sat at different tables. Several sat...More

Thank Tara H
Reviewed January 19, 2018

We’ve eaten here several times for breakfast and lunch. Good old fashioned breakfast and Good Texas bar b que They also have outdoor concerts during summer months.

Thank shelltd
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Good breakfast and interesting decor. Friendly place with nice staff and patrons. They were short staffed but made it work well. I'd go back.

Thank Gert_Frobe_007
Reviewed September 4, 2017

Seven of us did a motorcycle tour to Lake City from Pagosa Springs. Great ride to be sure. We arrived for a later lunch amd parked the bikes at Poker Alice. But this place was closed for a week so we walked across the highway...More

Thank Wallace J B
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Stop by for great homemade pancakes or bisquits and gravy! Plan your trip around their concert schedule. National country artists stop by and have concerts behind the restaurant along side the mountain wall backyard reunion style homemade BBQ and great music and dancing!!

Thank justadriver
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

We were told that this was the best breakfast in town and I believe it! Very unique atmosphere and delicious food!

Thank NMOntheGo
Reviewed July 19, 2017

Attended a Marty Haggard concert recently. He was exceptional and we really did enjoy his music. We paid for VIP tickets which included a meal. The meal was below average, a bbq meal that was cold by the time you got to the table. We...More

Thank ziasun
Reviewed March 30, 2017

I eat here a couple of times a year, and always get a good decent meal. nothing fancy her and no frills. just good basic cooking of traditional breakfast, lunch, and dinner. you can probably guess on what the menu offers. totally American style menu....More

Thank Robert H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 173 S. Gunnison Ave, Lake City, CO 81235
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 970-944-2525
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