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“New Breakfast Options ”
Review of Morning Collective

Morning Collective
Ranked #301 of 3,325 Restaurants in Denver
Price range: US$7 - US$15
Description: Denver metro's newest breakfast and brunch destination, Morning Collective offers inventive cuisine, creative cocktails and an inviting indoor/outdoor atmosphere on the border of the South Broadway and Rosedale neighborhoods. Partner and executive chef Joseph Strelnik's menu is complemented by a "farmhouse chic" design, featuring vintage 1950s wallpaper and modern reclaimed steel.
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Description: Denver metro's newest breakfast and brunch destination, Morning Collective offers inventive cuisine, creative cocktails and an inviting indoor/outdoor atmosphere on the border of the South Broadway and Rosedale neighborhoods. Partner and executive chef Joseph Strelnik's menu is complemented by a "farmhouse chic" design, featuring vintage 1950s wallpaper and modern reclaimed steel.
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Cute little place on South Broadway just past Evans. Nice menu selection. Lots of options. We sat at the bar. Server/bartender John Boy was very nice and helpful. Great service.

I had the beef short rib scramble with mushrooms and house made tots. It was good but a little bland. I thought it should have been a little more flavorful. My partner had the house made corned beef hash and fried eggs. It was good but also a little bland.

I will definitely try again. A lot of great benedicts and other sweet options.

1  Thank JJBlondie
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Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

What an incredible experience — the General Manager is Kathleen Lynch, and she’s running a tight and amazeballs ship of dreams — A dreamy staff, hipster-fabulous / all ages crowd and incredible tastes make this a must for your brunch list!

Our brunch culinary journey started with the “Stuffed Strawberry Cheesecake French Toast” — yes, stuffed with cheesecake! Our table of four split this as appetizer, and it knocked our morning socks off!! Def an OMG experience!

For the main, as if the french toast app wasn’t enough — this time around I chose their Short Rib Benedict and had another hallejah experience! The dish is their house made coffee-braised short rib, bone marrow infused potato, carrot and leek base, then gently topped with bacon hollandaise and complemented with tasty potatoes of your choice (get the tots). Everyone else was raving about their dishes as well, along with the quick and crazy courteous and authentic service!

Kudos to GM Kathleen — well done!

1  Thank TonyFest
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Reviewed December 29, 2017

Every since this new restaurant opened up in my 'hood, I've been wanting to try it out. Today was a rare day off from work, which was my first opportunity to stop in... but that didn't mean I could sleep in too late! I had heard wait times could get long, but Google told me accurately that arriving before 9am on a Friday would serve me well.

And serve me well, it did - and so did Morning Collective! First off, IF we had needed to wait outside, they have a make-shift entry tunnel set up via plastic shielding around the front door. This helps patrons who are inside and outside, since it prevents winds from blowing through the entrance.

The establishment isn't huge (get Cheesecake Factory out of your head), and we were guided to one of their small tables with booth bench on one side, wooden chair on the other. Our server was very friendly and attentive; when she brought me a hazulnut latte, she let me know she had made it - including the lovely heart-shaped foam along the top - herself. It was a nice personal touch!

My husband ordered the Wake and Bake Burrito, and when it arrived he was pleased to be offered three different bottles of Merfs sriracha sauces (he ultimately went with the lime one). I wasn't feeling like I could pack away at least three eggs (which is the standard ingredient in the Classic Breakfast options, so I opted for the Smoked Salmon Loaded Bowl. It was gorgeous and delicious, and halfway through I opted to finish the egg and salmon so we could take home the potatoes for enjoying later.

I didn't want to leave without trying one of their Sunrise Elixirs, so I went with another latte option: the Hard Horchata Iced Latte (short). It was so tasty and they definitely didn't skimp on the liquor!

To top all of this off, we had a coupon mailed to us by MC for my birthday which knocked $15 off the ticket. I plan to go back to pay full price and try out more of their options.

The feel of the place is diner-meets-delicacies. It's trendy without being pretentious, and not so large that you get lost in the franchise feel. It seems like a great addition to the south Denver set of eateries.

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1  Thank RachelMooreRS
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Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

So, my girlfriend and I decided to try this place out because of the reviews and curiosity.

Service - Great and very friendly! I am a consumer of strict beliefs in customer service and this place delivered.

Wait - By far the absolute worst part of this experience. As a person from NYC, I just do not understand why so many brunch spots in land plentiful Colorado have smaller restaurants than NYC. If your food is good and demand is high - expand! It just boggles my mind that this place even had the option to be on the waitlist through Yelp BUT when you get there it’s like you were never on the waitlist. We saw several couples leave because of the wait (HINT to owner).

Food - You can imagine after a 45 minute wait our expectations were high and stomachs growling. I ordered the two egg breakfast with chicken sausage - AMAZING! The tots were different, yet tasty. My girlfriend ordered French toast, bacon, eggs, and the hashbrowns - annihilated it all! The food was just that good.

Drinks - The Margherita was alright and the Mimosa was decent.

Pros - Amazing customer service
Great food
Clean restrooms
Eclectic staff

Cons - Location
Wait

Worth a try if you can endure a weekend wait!


1  Thank Telisha B
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Reviewed November 17, 2017

A decent selection of breakfast and brunch options. Similar in genre to Snooze. Service was friendly, and food was delivered promptly after ordering. Good prices and you can half options so I didn't feel like I had over ordered. Coffee was too bad either but have had better. patio area out front is nice, and dog friendly - or it was for us but it wasn't a busy day so maybe they made an exception.

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