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Brown Bear Cafe

1129 Greene St, Silverton, CO 81433
+1 970-387-5630
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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1129 Greene St, Silverton, CO 81433
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food was ok, nothing exceptional or bad. The staff was less than ok, maybe under staffed. I would recommend some place different.

Thank feldjoe
Reviewed 4 days ago

stopped in here for lunch on way to Durango. Food was pretty good. nothing spectacular, but nothing to complain about. Service was fast and very friendly! Would definitely go back next time we are passing through! atmosphere was delightful

Thank IVacaR
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Brown Bear came highly recommended however it is your average touristy restaurant in a quaint touristy town. Had breakfast and dinner meals there just to give them the opportunity to impress. The breakfast is nice.....double stack of pancakes, eggs on top with a side...More

Thank gigem74
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We sat down and had a wonderful meal.. staff were superfriendly.. would recommend this to everybody.

Thank Ben H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We caught breakfast here before going out hiking, after receiving a recommendation (sort of) that it was "Denny's-like, but dressed in Silverton." The comment was to the point; our breakfasts were entirely satisfactory, but we could have had something similar at any of zillions of...More

Thank canbelto
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stopped for lunch after our morning train ride from Durango. Very friendly waitress and good lunch burger

Thank Hoosierdaddy0402
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is in the hearth of Silverton Colorado, we came here two times for breakfast and it was really good, the coffee was good, ambient good, attention very good , the breakfast was good, I got a English muffin with ham and cheese good...More

Thank CristianS954
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not much to the meal. Dry burger! Not worth the prices! I would go to a different place! Expect to pay for any meal that you purchase in Silverton. Do your homework before you visit the town.

Thank Dedra R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On our trip to mesa verde, we were stopped around 12:30 because there was a bike race going on until 1:30 on the highway we were traveling. We decided to stop somewhere in town and eat, then by the time we had eaten we could...More

Thank FabulousPineapple6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tony our your guide at San Juan Adventure recommend Brown Bear after our ride out in the backcountry of Silverton. It didn't disappoint. Our waiter was very nice and attentive. I had the Honey fried chicken and it was great. Enough for 2 people. We...More

Thank Kwarren80
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1129 Greene St, Silverton, CO 81433
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Silverton
  • Phone Number: +1 970-387-5630
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