Crested Butte Coffee, Tea, & Dessert

There’s no doubt you’ll find some of the best caffeinated beverages in the state right here in Crested Butte. Locally roasted coffee beans, organic teas, homemade ice cream and friendly baristas are all in abundance.

Featured Restaurant

The Guild Cafe

21 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-5434
7:00am–5:00pm Daily

Shutting down for good on April 6th at 1:00pm


A modern coffee shop and organic bakery in a beautifully renovated historic cabin on the west end of Elk Ave. First Ascent Coffee Roasters create their own variety of coffees on site! Mountain Oven Organic Bakery handcrafts a wide selection of all-organic sourdough breads and pastries baked fresh in house. A creative and seasonally inspired breakfast and lunch menu rounds out the cafe.

Niky’s Mini Donuts

327 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 363-6688
8:00am–8:00pm Daily

Hot & fresh, made to order donuts with a variety of toppings. Go classic with chocolate or powdered sugar, or up your donut game with gummy worms, crushed oreos and chocolate sauce.

A Daily Dose

502 Belleview Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-5589
   7:00am–5:00pm Daily

Fresh juices, smoothies, and breakfast burritos made to order.

Rumors Coffee & Tea House

414 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-7545
   Mon-Sat: 7:30am–7:00pm, Sun: 8:00am–6:00pm

Closed on Sundays until Mother’s Day weekend

Breakfast burritos to go and a full service espresso and tea bar.

Painted Pony Cafe

201 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(832) 544-7773 • $
   7:30am–5:00pm, closed Tuesdays

Fresh coffee, paninis, soup, and a large selection of art.

Third Bowl

201 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-2888
     8:30am–9:00pm Daily

Closes on April 9th, reopens May 4th

Ice cream and donuts made from scratch right here in town.

T-Bar International Tea House

229 #C Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 642-5632
     9:00am–5:00pm, closed Tuesday

Closes April 9th, reopens Memorial Day Weekend 

A wide range of teas from around the world, espresso drinks, smoothies, and more.

Camp 4 Coffee

402 1/2 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-5258
     6:30am–5:00pm Daily

Locally roasted coffee, and pastries in the license plate covered building.

BWC Cafe

Mountaineer Square, Mt  Crested Butte
(970) 349-4769
   Closed for off-season

Espresso, pastries, and other selections up on the mountain.

Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory

314 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-0933
     10:00am–10:00pm Daily

Homemade fudge, caramel apples, ice cream, fresh baked cookies, and more.

Wildflour Sweets

303 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(307) 690-6249
    Wed–Sun: 9:00am–4:00pm

Closes April 8th, reopens Memorial Day weekend 

Specialty cakes, confections, and other desserts created for weddings, birthdays, and other special events.