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The Egg & I

393 E Elkhorn Ave, PO Box 1048, Estes Park, CO 80517-8915
+1 970-586-1173
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (39 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (60 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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393 E Elkhorn Ave, PO Box 1048, Estes Park, CO 80517-8915
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Reviewed yesterday

Great breakfast spot! They have lots of variety on the menu, with some appetizing, healthy options. It's worth the wait!

Thank Kathy R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a restaurant that I usually visit during the winter months when Estes is pretty quiet. I didn't know what to expect when there was a waiting line of tourists. After a 10 minute wait I was seated and subsequently served a well prepared...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 3 days ago

From the time you walk into this quaint little diner you feel like you've come home. From the reception to the wait staff and the meal everything about this little diner is Amazing!

Thank Miroslav K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After having a bad breakfast at our hotel we were looking for a good breakfast and we found it here. My wife and I had the Two Egg Classic which very good. The eggs were very well done and the ranch potatoes were very good....More

1  Thank Steenbk
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had breakfast here several times during our visit. The staff is attentive and friendly and the food is excellent. The menu offers a nice variety of dishes and the food is served quickly. We cannot recommend this restaurant enough!

Thank DaveAndCandace
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went here for breakfast expecting great things based on the reviews but were a little disappointed. Our server was wonderful and very helpful. The food was just OK - not great - my omelette was dry and crumbly. Kids OJ tasted faintly of dish...More

1  Thank chapmanvet
Reviewed 5 days ago

The best breakfast we had in Estes Park. Went on a Sunday morning and only had a 20 minute wait. Great menu for all types of diets and very friendly staff. Location is just a little tricky so you may want to find the best...More

Thank jeffrG5584YN
Reviewed 5 days ago

The food at The Egg & I is awesome! I loved the egg-and-avocado omelet and want to try the Hiker's Benedict next -- it sounded so good!

Thank Patricia K
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very busy and classic breakfast spot. Don't let the full parking lot deter you, the food is worth seeking parking and a potential wait. Staff is very friendly and prompt. Recommend!

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here twice and the food was excellent both times. We tried the Wisconsin scramble-real cheese! Also tried Crab Benedict, the Kale juice, and a stuffed french toast. All good eats.

Thank Susan P
Shay B, Guest Relations Manager at The Egg & I, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

This is SO awesome to see, Susan! Thanks so much for taking the time to share!! I may be biased but I love our Wisconsin Scramble too! We hope to see you again soon!!

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Questions & Answers
15 July 2017|
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Response from tipoynter | Property representative |
Yes it will be busy that weekend. Wait would probably be around 10-20 minutes. You can call ahead and put your name on the list.
dee k
13 February 2017|
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Response from Dan S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know.
dee k
13 February 2017|
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Response from 663irenem | Reviewed this property |
Go to the website and find the drop down menu (upper left side...look for 3 bars and click) menu will appear. Just scroll thru it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 393 E Elkhorn Ave, PO Box 1048, Estes Park, CO 80517-8915
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Estes Park
  • Phone Number: +1 970-586-1173
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