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The French Press

7323 W Alaska Dr, Lakewood, CO 80226-3217
+1 303-984-5447
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“pancakes” (10 reviews)
“french toast” (8 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7323 W Alaska Dr, Lakewood, CO 80226-3217
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Was staying at a hotel that served a breakfast that was lacking, to put it kindly. The next morning I crossed the street to the French Press. It did not disappoint. Biscuits and gravy with a twist--cheese biscuits with chorizo gravy. Very good. Better coffee....More

Thank Kendall B
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

This place has a lot of good breakfast items. We had the veggie hash buy substituted mushrooms instaed of eggs and it was good. Staff was friendly and attentive.

Thank divinglama
Reviewed July 16, 2018

Stopped here for breakfast on our recent visit to Denver. Everything was wonderful! I got the French Toast w/ Bacon & Eggs, my boyfriend ordered the biscuits & gravy & our friend had the breakfast burrito. Everything was prepared perfectly... it was beyond good &...More

Thank 529tess
Reviewed July 14, 2018

I've been here many times and so far always enjoyed it. Today however was my last time there. We got seated outside where we had asked to sit. After we got our water and were settling in, the hostess came back out and said there...More

Thank 151karind
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Plenty of good coffee, good food and great atmoshpere! Always enjoy the early mornings here before the mall opens up. Nice and quiet.

Thank E W
Reviewed May 8, 2018

We come from Melbourne, a city in Australia populated by self-confessed coffee snobs. It was traumatic to have been deprived of what we consider to be good coffee for three weeks. What a paradise we found at the French Press. The barista politely listened to...More

Thank 177Maryann
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Busy and fast moving, seating inside and out, your doggie is welcome outside. Food is beyond excellent, my fav is the Reuben. Located in Belmar, nice to stroll around after eating.

Thank sorry2018
Reviewed March 8, 2018

I work in the Belmar area and walk over to the French Press frequently. I haven't been disappointed by any item that I've ordered (although the Turkey Melt is my favorite). Great service, very friendly. Fresh food, quality ingredients. Definitely worth your visit!

Thank Amykate468
Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

Met friends here for lunch. Was a little crowded but we didn't wait long for a table. Minimalist menu with a great variety of food. We had one of the salads and they were very nice and fresh. Like the vinaigrette choices. Hot tea in...More

Thank EarthyNP
Reviewed February 20, 2018

We met my folks here on a Wednesday for a late brunch. The small cafe was packed and we had over half an hour wait to be seated. The staff was a friendly if a bit overwhelmed. Seating was a rather cramped. The parking garage...More

Thank TexasVoyager_BW
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Steve V
July 4, 2017|
Response from Jeffrey I | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a parking garage that can be accessed from Vance St. restaurant is on ground level and, I believe, fully accessible including bathrooms.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7323 W Alaska Dr, Lakewood, CO 80226-3217
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Lakewood
  • Phone Number: +1 303-984-5447
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