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Jack and Janelle's Country Kitchen

801 E Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3322
+1 970-565-2572
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
801 E Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3322
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The price is right! The one egg breakfast comes with hash browns, choice of meat and toast or biscuit for about $7. The children's menu is available for anyone and you can get the same meal for about half price. My egg was cooked over...More

Thank RIki S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are summer visitors to Cortez and Dolores and have eaten here many times. Nothing fancy and both Jack and Jannelle are very friendly people. Breakfast was good and eggs and sausage were cooked the way we ordered. You won’t go away hungry. Also jack...More

Thank Ed C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Within walking distance from motel which was nice. Coffee was plentiful and hot. Service was outstanding as one waitress and she had several parties of two or more and a group of 8. Food was good and fast out of the kitchen (noticed at least...More

Thank Betsy G
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Entered from the back and there was a strange smell before walking into the restaurant. The menus were dirty. Salad bar did not look appetizing to me. Decided not to order and left.

Thank Granny_Annie327
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Clean, Country, Casual, Friendly, Fair Prices, No Fake Food Here! It's Real Down Home Cookin Here. I had two scrambled eggs, hasbrowns and corned beef grilled to perfection! On the side was a deliciously flaky buttermilk biscuit. Full plate for sure. Both Jack and Janelle...More

Thank Hayden P
Reviewed 9 October 2017

I got the meatloaf and hubby got the country fried steak. Everything needed more spices!! Good service, clean. Good salad bar.

Thank dputland
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Stopped in for lunch on a whim after a tour of Mesa Verde. My husband ordered the. "Navajo Taco" special which was a loaded taco on "fry"bread. He loved it. I had a 1/2 sandwich and soul. The vegetable beef soup may be the best...More

Thank Pixie512
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We were tired of typical hotel continental breakfast fare, and desired a home cookin' style breakfast - this was precisely the place. Reasonably priced, with large servings of freshly prepared foods; eggs, sausage and bacon cooked precisely as requested, and pancakes that melt in the...More

Thank tominfairfield
Reviewed 27 September 2017

My other half wanted to try the country chicken dish I had sampled in Taos, but this fell way short it was nearly all covered in an inedible crust that was rock hard and very little filling. I had the pork chop which was actually...More

Thank mallin1321
Reviewed 26 September 2017

My wife and I both ordered the meatloaf. The meatloaf came with mashed potatoes and the vegetable of the day. You could have fried okra instead for an additional charge. I asked what the vegetable of the day was, and was told corn, before I...More

Thank Richard W
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5 April 2017|
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Response from sivardjr | Reviewed this property |
They are open every day, including Sunday. On Sunday, they have a brunch menu. I think they open around 7:00 every day.
Than D
16 October 2016|
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Response from Ilene S | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Call and ask... good chow in any case.
Catherine S
14 August 2016|
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 E Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3322
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Cortez
  • Phone Number: +1 970-565-2572
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