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Old West Cafe

403 Miranda Avenue, Intersection of HWY 160 and HWY 159, Fort Garland, CO 81133
+1 719-379-2448
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
2 weeks ago
“If you are hungry, this is your place”
3 weeks ago
“what a burrito”
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American, Cafe
403 Miranda Avenue, Intersection of HWY 160 and HWY 159, Fort Garland, CO 81133
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had breakfast asked for well done bacon. So it took forever to be served (we were ready to walk out). So I figured my bacon will be crispy. Nope. Chewy so sent it back. Yeah I am picky about my bacon and I noticed she...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here after a visit to Sand Dunes National Park. We were starving, and yet, this was way too much food! I ordered the small burrito and was shocked at the enormous plate of food. The burgers were massive, too. Loved the french fries....More

Thank CatherineG1605
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stopped in for lunch after going to the Sand dunes National park. I wanted a green chile burrito while in Southern Colorado. So I order the small burrito not he regular size. Well the small was about 8 inches long and the plate may have...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017

Our family stopped here on the way back from camping in the Great Sand Dunes National Park. We wanted good food that was reasonably fast (but not fast food) and local if possible. We found it in Fort Garland! The menu has a pretty wide...More

Thank DMick4
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We stopped here for lunch and were pleasantly surprised. This very good, authentic cafe serves burgers, sandwiches, Mexican food, and standard cafe-type entrees. Special shout out for the BLT. It had loads of bacon cooked just right, crunchy lettuce, a ripe and juicy tomato, and...More

Thank JR M
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I was headed to the Great Sand Dunes and knew this was my last opportunity to eat...good menu, good food and good service.

Thank ballhawg
Reviewed 5 March 2017

My wife and I ate here a couple times. We thought since it is tied to Lu's down the road in Blanca.it would be as good but that is not so. The waitress was talking local gossip with the cook--loudly. As we sat we saw...More

Thank pillipg
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

This is in a small old building. The service was fine and they have the best bacon and sausage we've had in a long time. Please stop here and give them a try. Prices are very good.

Thank Janet G
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I've written other very favorable reviews on this restaurant, when my wife and I went for breakfast I had the small breakfast burrito, it was OK at best my wife had the French toast, eggs, bacon. Her French toast was cold, couldn't melt butter on...More

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I must have passed through Fort Garland a hundred times and never saw this place - at the main (only) junction in town. It is worth finding. Similar to a old diner ... on the outside and on the inside. Very clean. Very friendly. And...More

Thank Schofield1956
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 403 Miranda Avenue, Intersection of HWY 160 and HWY 159, Fort Garland, CO 81133
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Fort Garland
  • Phone Number: +1 719-379-2448
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