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Brenda's Old West Cafe

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271 Mountain Oak Dr, Bayfield, CO 81122-9781
+1 970-884-7340
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Pagosa Springs, Colorado
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The whole time I was eating I was reminded of my grand mother's cooking. It was all awesome! I can't wait to go back!

Thank rlb3redsox0407
Bayfield, Colorado
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the best country chicken fried steak I have ever had in my entire life! The service was wonderful. I highly recommend not missing this great spot.

Thank TheRealRoadog
Bayfield, Colorado
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82 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

If you like country cooking this is it. Moved to texas a year and a half ago-- Walk into restaurant and was treated like family

Thank jim a
Glenelg, Maryland
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Wow best breakfast while on vacation in Colorado. Better than a few dinners we had too! So many items to choose asked what would be best for someone who had not been there before.

Thank mph-44
Fort Worth
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372 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Good range of menu items with daily specials. I had the chicken fried steak sandwich and it was very tasty and huge. Service is very friendly and the prices are reasonable. But then again the food has to be good, the owners are from Texas ;-) Plan on going back for one of their special breakfasts.

Thank Jim M
Bayfield, Colorado
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I especially like the cowpoke for breakfast, the salad wagon, and the bayfield fries with ranch. They have the chicken fried steak on special often. It's very good. We eat here often.

Thank CarolSimons
Bayfield, Colorado
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

From outward appearances, one might think twice about stopping at Brenda's Old West Cafe, but trust me on this, it is WELL worth the stop! Comfortable atmosphere, a generally friendly staff and great menu selections are just the start here. Prices are reasonable and portions are filling plus - be prepared to request a doggy bag! If you are wondering... More 

1 Thank RDHynes
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44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Great breakfast, we split a plate and could have used a 3rd person to help us finish the meal. The chicken fried steak was huge and tender, the gravy was good. The biscuits were soft, homemade and as Trump would say "HUGE". The place had a very cute ranch like decor. This is home cooking at its best. IF it... More 

1 Thank cogar7
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We were passing through on the motorcycle and found this place for breakfast. The French toast, biscuits and gravy and French toast were all awesome!! And the boyfriend said it was the best bacon ever!

Thank Stacey L
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Delicious breakfast, friendly but slow staff-Plan on staying awhile. All fresh and homenade- so highly recommend.

Thank Christy T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 271 Mountain Oak Dr, Bayfield, CO 81122-9781
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Bayfield
  • Phone Number: +1 970-884-7340

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