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The French Press

7323 W Alaska Dr, Lakewood, CO 80226-3217
+1 303-984-5447
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“pancakes” (10 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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7323 W Alaska Dr, Lakewood, CO 80226-3217
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

We come from Melbourne, a city in Australia populated by self-confessed coffee snobs. It was traumatic to have been deprived of what we consider to be good coffee for three weeks. What a paradise we found at the French Press. The barista politely listened to...More

Thank 177Maryann
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Busy and fast moving, seating inside and out, your doggie is welcome outside. Food is beyond excellent, my fav is the Reuben. Located in Belmar, nice to stroll around after eating.

Thank sorry2018
Reviewed 8 March 2018

I work in the Belmar area and walk over to the French Press frequently. I haven't been disappointed by any item that I've ordered (although the Turkey Melt is my favorite). Great service, very friendly. Fresh food, quality ingredients. Definitely worth your visit!

Thank Amykate468
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Met friends here for lunch. Was a little crowded but we didn't wait long for a table. Minimalist menu with a great variety of food. We had one of the salads and they were very nice and fresh. Like the vinaigrette choices. Hot tea in...More

Thank EarthyNP
Reviewed 20 February 2018

We met my folks here on a Wednesday for a late brunch. The small cafe was packed and we had over half an hour wait to be seated. The staff was a friendly if a bit overwhelmed. Seating was a rather cramped. The parking garage...More

Thank TexasVoyager_BW
Reviewed 12 January 2018

I've eaten here many times and am never disappointed no matter what I've ordered. The servings are generous, the food tasty and presented nicely. The wait staff can be a bit slow.

Thank coloradogal1235
Reviewed 20 December 2017

The food here is generally above average. However the seating is not very good. There are some tables that are okay, but if there are just two of you most likely you will be crammed into a very small space and feel like you're sharing...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Brunch, breakfast - weekend or weekday this spot is worth the wait. Have an americano while you wait for you table - they are far better than average. The seasonal frenchtoasts are always excellent as are the multiple variety of egg bennies!

Thank MMurri
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We had a big group of friends, so we had to wait a little while for a table on a Sunday morning, but that is to be expected. Once we sat down, the food was excellent, coffee drinks were good and we had great service....More

Thank EllenK4
Reviewed 11 November 2017

I enjoy the atmosphere for breakfast. A little like a neighborhood spot but in Paris or London. Tasty food, good selection.

Thank Georg P
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Steve V
4 July 2017|
Response from Jeffrey I | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a parking garage that can be accessed from Vance St. restaurant is on ground level and, I believe, fully accessible including bathrooms.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7323 W Alaska Dr, Lakewood, CO 80226-3217
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Lakewood
  • Phone Number: +1 303-984-5447
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