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Mountain Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
American, Cafe, Diner
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226 W Mountain Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80521-2711
+1 970-493-9576
07:00 - 14:00
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Mon - Fri 06:30 - 14:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 14:00
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Fort Collins, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Chef is Great ! There is always a delicious special and the service is top notch Just what the doctor ordered if you like a quiet breakfast or lunch that wont break your pocket book.... There is always a great special on the chalk board and the menu is full of classic options The owner/Chef is always happily greeting... More 

Thank dnardiair
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love the food best in fort collins if you want a great feel of old school home made breakfast look no further

Thank Joshua J
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had biscuits and gravy with hash browns. It was very good. Service was quick, food was affordable. No wait. Free Wi-Fi. We will definitely return. Also, good coffee.

Thank manjo77
Fort Collins, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I have been visiting the Mountain Café for over 25 years. Breakfast and lunch are both great, but now that we are retired, breakfast is very special to us. We so enjoy the warm, inviting atmosphere; thoughtful, kind employees and in addition the biscuits and gravy and blueberry pancakes are fabulous. It is hard to find a... More 

Thank tsnyder2016
Fort Collins, Colorado
1 review
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

My family has been going to the Mountain Café for many years. It is my choice to go there every year for my birthday!. A family run business that makes you feel at home! Most everything is made from scratch including the biscuits and sausage gravy, the salsa (be sure and make this special request instead of the usual bottled... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

This is a hidden gem in Fort Collins! The food is quick, affordable, and yummy. Great place for a quick breakfast without the long wait at a place like Snooze.

Thank Hillary N
Fort Collins, Colorado
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Linda and I are great fans of The Mountain Cafe and, apart from serving a GREAT breakfast, we've become friends with the most pleasant staff and include the proprietor, Mo, his lovely wife Huria as personal friends - and we've seen Jamal and Michelle grow into fine young adults. The Australian/New Zealand Community make the Mountain Cafe its Anzac Day... More 

Thank The_Aussie_Bob
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

The breakfast burritos are bomb! one of the last old diner restruants around.nice little place.good food good people what else could you ask for?

Thank Beth B
Spartanburg, SC
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Good food Good Service Reasonable Prices. We went in mid morning, there was NO CROWD. We had two of the three specials, peach pancakes, and stuffed French toast sandwich. Both were good. My one knock. I ordered a soft drink, it was served in a juice glass.

Thank ChangingPlans
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We went in as a group of 6 and all of us walked out full, satisfied and with money still in our pockets! What more could you ask for?! We sat on their cute little patio out back and our service was great - we had a cute, tall, thin, brunette girl that was busily running around the whole time... More 

Thank KatieSue6886

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 226 W Mountain Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80521-2711
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Fort Collins
  • Phone Number: +1 970-493-9576

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