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Garden Gate Cafe

7960 Niwot Rd Unit B4, Niwot, Colorado, Longmont, CO 80503-7150
+1 303-652-8595
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“oatmeal” (5 reviews)
“crepes” (5 reviews)
Closes in 12 min
07:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
7960 Niwot Rd Unit B4, Niwot, Colorado, Longmont, CO 80503-7150
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting and extensive menu for breakfast. I had the Mammas Fritas. Very good and filling. Excellent choice and not too spicy.

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My spouse and I went for breakfast on a Saturday morning. Although we went inside to dine, the nice weather made the outside dining area in front of the cafe very inviting. The cafe was busy inside and outside. Our waitress was cheery and helpful....More

Reviewed 13 July 2017

Niwot still has the country feel to it (and may it never lose that!). Head north from Boulder out on the gunbarrel Hwy 119 & turn right into Niwot. Tall trees shade an awesome playground and their main street has quaint shop after shop that...More

Thank R and L B
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

On our way to Estes Park we stopped by Niwot to visit relatives. We arrived earlier than planned so, as always we looked at Trip Advisor to find a breakfast restaurant. The Garden Gate Cafe was the place we chose. It has a lovely patio...More

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This was my first visit to the Garden Gate. I was really impressed with the extensive and creative menu - I opted for the 'classic' eggs benedict for breakast. The food was very tasty, the service was great (very attentive - the coffee cup never...More

Thank Greg B
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Cute breakfast and lunch place with staff that works hard and good solid food! Very diverse menu from crepes to patty melt I've really enjoyed everything I've ordered over the years Would like to see them expand or remodel for more outdoor seating without a...More

Thank jemgirl
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This used to be a terrific place for breakfast, brunch., and lunch. No more. Mediocre food, mediocre service, and no kielbasa!

Thank juhaszj
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

This place is a little run down but locals rave about breakfasts. We tried their salads and were pleasantly surprised-- delicious Cobb with excellent server.

1  Thank Val E
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I can't go with all the reviews of excellent. Food is good as is the service, better than average but not excellent in my opinion. I thought that in general prices were just a bit on the high side. I had the Bisquets and gravy...More

1  Thank elindoo
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

There aren't a lot of options for a sit down breakfast in my part of Boulder. Or any that were open before 10am. But a quick search of a five mile radius to our location sent us to Garden Gate Cafe. I am bummed that...More

Thank Andria M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7960 Niwot Rd Unit B4, Niwot, Colorado, Longmont, CO 80503-7150
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Longmont
  • Phone Number: +1 303-652-8595
The Garden Gate Cafe is a friendly neighborhood restaurant located in Niwot, Colorado. Our large menu features both
basic and unique brunch fare as well as down home lunch specials.
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