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Mountain Lyon Cafe

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American, Cafe, Diner
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381 Blue River Pkwy, Silverthorne, CO 80497
+1 970-262-6229
Today
06:30 - 14:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 06:30 - 14:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 14:00
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75 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful breakfast spot next door to the "earthy" First Interstate Motel. Eggs Benny, hash browns and pancakes all yummy... Great service.

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Thank FoodieCyclists
Kansas City, Missouri
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155 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Went based on TA reviews. Monday morning so no waiting line. Ordered corned beef hash, crispy. Large order came, but it had almost the texture of baby food. There no "chew" to it. It was crispy, but lacked any flavor. Friend had peach cobbler and ice cream, said it was very good. Saw some good looking food at other tables,... More 

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Thank carolyn h
Montrose, Colorado
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Super friendly wait staff. Had the ultimate skillet with gravy and my husband had the ultimate skillet with green chili. So, so good! And you better be hungry because it is a plate of food! The prices were very reasonable.

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Thank cyschmalz
Denver, Colorado, USA
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163 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We go to this restaurant frequently for breakfast or lunch. All the food is very good and prices are great. The staff is efficient and friendly. Even when there is a wait it is never long. Service is quick.

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Thank BetsyGite
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We stopped for an early breakfast and found many locals already here. It may not be fancy, but you can't beat the food! And great service. We thoroughly enjoyed the chile rellenos and southwest omelet. The green chile is the best we've found in a long time. We prefer local restaurants over chains anytime! We'll definitely be back.

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Thank Nancy T
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I went there with my friends and the service is sooo good I am in love with the waitress she is the best! She speak Spanish and she was in the best mood! The food was amazing and will come back again and again !!!!

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Thank Lisete A
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

We ate there twice by recommendations but found it average at best so we do not ever go there. There are too many good breakfast spots in the county.

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Thank Sherrie J
Canyon Lake, Texas
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

I have eaten here for many years. A great locals place to start your day. This place gets busy in the morning and you can expect a short wait time occasionally. If you are a homemade type breakfast this is the place for you. Good service and reasonably priced.

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Thank rwilli7583
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This is by far one of my favorite places to eat in summit county, especially for Sunday brunch!! The staff are friendly and work fast, and the food is delicious! I've actually only tried their breakfast, including The Bronco (my favorite), any omelette, and their skillets. The portions are big and they always have a special to try. Prices are... More 

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Thank Luisana P
Columbus, Nebraska
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

This place really lives up to it's good reviews. The food was very well prepared and to our specifications. Very tasty. Our waitress was friendly and helpful. Try this place. You will add it to your favorites list.

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Thank roadtripping4us

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:00
Monday
06:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 14:00
Thursday
06:30 - 14:00
Friday
06:30 - 14:00
Saturday
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 381 Blue River Pkwy, Silverthorne, CO 80497
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Silverthorne
  • Phone Number: +1 970-262-6229

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