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Tennessee Pass Cafe

222 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461-3610
+1 719-486-8101
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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222 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461-3610
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not so impressed. Buffalo meatloaf probably left over from lunch as it was way overcooked. Slow time of year. Probably very good when busier and food is fresh.

Thank debo1015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a good restaurant for tasty burgers and great beer from the area. If you want to grab some local atmosphere this the place to get it. They also have great soups that you can get with your burger . The service was spot...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband got the spinach salad, which he thought was better than typical. The only odd thing was that the bacon came as one full slice stuffed in the dressing dispenser. My carrot soup was tasty, but way too hot. My husband had finished by...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An unpretentious looking eatery off of Leadville's main drag, this Western restaurant serves up hearty, tasty and loaded (no pun intended!) food. And a surprisingly elegant culinary fare! We tried the vegetarian Melanzana rolls---hand made and hand rolled, spinach, goat cheese, roasted red peppers and basil...More

Thank Shyam A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was packed at lunch. The absolute best Reuben sandwich. I can't say enough about the Brussels Sprouts, except maybe, "Could I have some more please?" In spite of being crazy full of people the service was excellent.

Thank Sabien
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had lunch here on Saturday, prior to boarding the Fall Color train trip. He had a reuben that he declares is about the best one that he has had. I had an interesting veggie entree...a roulade of eggplant spread with goat...More

Thank DoctorLane
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Coming back to Denver from Independence Pass, this was the perfect stop for a late lunch. Crowded at times, and was pleasantly surprised to eat a well made meal with good ingredients in such a small town so far outside of any major cities/towns. Between...More

Thank ibsf7777
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was so-so as was the waitstaff. Friendly and knowledgable about menu. Might go again but will try something different.

Thank Rhondy50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were there on labor day weekend, drove up from Aspen to take a break from the festival, what a glorious time. Our waiter and the entire staff were fabulous they had a guitar player that played classic Blues, and numerous other diddys, the overall...More

Thank Jon R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in based solely on the large "cafe" painted on the north wall. While this looks like another bar on the main drag of Leadville, we were super pleased with our experience. First of all, all the food seems to be as local and...More

Thank CopperLeah
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Response from Hadrian6 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Sorry.
4 October 2015|
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Response from Bob C | Reviewed this property |
Likewise, I am not sure if they are open on Thanksgiving. It is simply a neat place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461-3610
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Leadville
  • Phone Number: +1 719-486-8101
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