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Sherpa Cafe

$$ - $$$, Asian,
313 3rd St, Crested Butte, CO 81224
+1 970-349-0443
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Nepalese, Asian, Tibetan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
313 3rd St, Crested Butte, CO 81224
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were recommended this restaurant by someone in ember Breckenridge and it didn’t disappoint, everything we had was fresh and delicious. The chicken momos with the lovely sauce were lovely, veg samosa, chicken curry although not spicy was tasty and Nan bread so light such...More

Thank Rgbox
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a small place just off the main drag (ElkAve). The service was good and the food delicious. I will definitely go back!!

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been to Nepal 7 times. I used to live there as a Peace Corps Volunteer. What a terrific surprise to find the Sherpa Cafe in Crested Butte. The food is delicious and ample. The vegetable momos are wonderful and of a generous size. You...More

1  Thank Ronji
Reviewed 4 February 2018

This little eatery is hidden away from the main Elk Avenue, but man is it worth it. The atmosphere is cozy, the service just right and the food great and authentic. The owners and waiters are actually a Nepalese family, so they know what they...More

Thank HMP8
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We had a wonderful meal at the Sherpa. I took my family-even a 2 year old- there while on a business trip. It was in town, delicious and very affordable. I am anxious to go again on my next visit.

Thank riverby2016
Reviewed 11 January 2018

We travel to Crested Butte quite often and go to the Sherpa each time. You are greeted by one of most welcoming smile from a Tibetan lady. And the food is great and very reasonably priced. Try the Saag chicken with the garlic nan. MMMMM!

Thank dshuber
Reviewed 6 January 2018

This place never disappoints. We love their fired pakoda, curries, and Saag Paneer. Also, the staff are all very calm and kind. We would highly recommend this spot!

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

After being seated, nobody waited on us. About 20 minutes later we finally flagged down a waitress who was still too busy to help us, so the kind young lady who busses tables took our order. The samosas were really tasty but the sauce was...More

Thank JessicaR3
LindaLou777, Owner at Sherpa Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

We are soooo sorry that you had to wait for your order and you got sick (we've never had anyone get sick before). Yesterday we were overwhelmed by customers suddenly coming in all at one time. Since we are a small family operation, we only...More

Reviewed 27 December 2017

I was surprised to find such an excellent Asian restaurant in a town of this size. We arrived close to closing time, but the staff did not rush us. The serving sizes were generous and each dish delicious, with amazing flavors. The prices were excellent....More

Thank T M
Reviewed 12 December 2017

My son and I love eating here. It is always great food and kind servers. I highly recommend their menu and trying items you may not be familiar with. We've never been disappointed.

Thank skaterbabie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 15
Nepalese, Asian, Tibetan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 313 3rd St, Crested Butte, CO 81224
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-0443
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