Where to Eat: Crested Butte Breakfast & Brunch

You’re gonna need those eggs, hash browns, french toast, and bacon. Go ahead and pile on that extra pancake and throw in the doughnut. It’s all fuel for the adventurous activities that lie ahead. And the calories…they will be burned. Find the best Crested Butte breakfast restaurants to charge you up right here.

Featured Restaurant

McGill’s at Crested Butte


Enjoy homemade breakfasts such as french toast with real maple syrup, eggs benedict, and fresh baked biscuits. Don’t miss out on an awesome brunch and lunch menu with a full assortment of soups, salads, and sandwiches. We fancy the avocado, bacon, tomato and spinach sandwich.

Featured Restaurant

Paradise Cafe

435 6th St, Crested Butte
(970) 349-5622
Open Daily: 7am - 1pm
Closed for restoration repairs until 12/30


French toast, pancakes, bacon, eggs, hash browns … all the good stuff. Delicious Bloody Marys piled high with fixins and espresso drinks are new additions to the menu. They’re open year-round, off-season and on with an outdoor patio when the weather calls for it.

Rumors Coffee & Tea House

(Coffee & tea) - Breakfast burritos to go and a full service espresso and tea bar.

Coffee Lab

(Coffee) - Located right as you walk into the base area from the bus stop w/lattes and snacks.

Billy Barr @ Elevation

(Grab N Go) - Located in the Elevation Hotel lobby, delicious coffee/espresso beverages, breakfast tacos, and pastries.

Gas Cafe

(Breakfast Sandwiches) – Fast food/hangover cure with hot breakfast and lunch sandwiches.

Highlife Crust & Crafts

(Breakfast Sandwiches & Snacks) – Grab-n-go sandwiches, parfait, and snacks in the Grand Lodge Hotel.

Daily Dose

(Healthy) - The place for smoothies, coffee, baked goods, burritos, salads, and sandwiches.

Butte Bagels

(Bagel Sandwiches) – Fresh bagels, potato latkes, coffee, wraps, & plates

Coffee Lab (Gothic Location)

(Coffee & Snacks) - Espresso bar, fresh donuts, and snacks in the town of Gothic.