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Big Daddy's Diner

420 Royal Gorge Blvd, Canon City, CO 81212-3747
+1 719-276-8468
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
06:30 - 19:00All hours
American, Diner
420 Royal Gorge Blvd, Canon City, CO 81212-3747
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited with 6 adults after a morning of ziplining. The variety of diner food fit the varied tastes of our group very well. The restaurant is connected to a gas station/convenience store, but don't let that fool you. It is a worthwhile alternative to...More

Thank BKEK1987
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had breakfast here good waitress was very nice very nice place recommended to us by RV park nice souvenirs and one stop shop souvenirs,groceries,food & gas

Thank shirleykerwin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I ate there before riding the Royal Gorge Railroad. The food and service was great! The diner was very nostalgic...50s and all that!

Thank mimitosix
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am so glad we found this place. We had taken the Royal Gorge Railway tour and wanted to eat before we went up to the bridge. My Dad picked Big Daddy's and we were all a little skeptical due to location (attached to a...More

Thank enursebecca
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This is a unique diner / burger joint. Fun atmosphere with above average prices for such. Nice place to take the family and right next to the Royal Gorge Railroad.

Thank Kelly F
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Great family diner with options for everyone! Not exceptional food but you can't get Frito pie just anywhere! Staff is wonderful and a kid's meal includes soft serve ice cream with loads of toppings. Better than any of the fast food choices.

Thank Valerie M
Reviewed 12 March 2017

The burgers we had were pretty good along with the fries and onion rings. The service was excellent and the prices reasonable.

Thank Jim F
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Big Daddy's Diner is a 50s type restaurant with the best Green Chile Breakfast Burrito in town! The chile is so flavorful, but not too hot. It is a very clean place especially the tables.A fun & flavorful place for everyone. They have a large...More

Thank coloradorockie
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for dinner on New Year's Day. We both got more food than we could finish. The pit roast was excellent!

Thank eedoonan
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

I stopped at Big Daddy's Diner in Canon City on my way from Royal Gorge Bridge to Colorado Springs. BDD was the first breakfast place we came to. It looked promising but the service was slow and the food was cold. How do you get...More

Thank Bruce B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 Royal Gorge Blvd, Canon City, CO 81212-3747
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Canon City
  • Phone Number: +1 719-276-8468
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