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The Malt Shoppe

) #1 of 3 Dessert in Pagosa Springs #26 of 60 Places to Eat in Pagosa Springs ₹, American, Fast food
124 East Pagosa Street, The River Center, Pagosa Springs, CO
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (52 reviews)
“waffle fries” (15 reviews)
“banana split” (9 reviews)
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American, Fast food
124 East Pagosa Street, The River Center, Pagosa Springs, CO
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Reviews (222)
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51 - 60 of 222 reviews

Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

My chocolate malt was good, but I only got chocolate because they were out of both banana and strawberry 😕. The kids loved their huge ice cream cones, but the ice cream seemed pretty standard vanilla to me. I learned later that there is a...More

Thank els545
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Yummy!!! The wait is well worth it! The atmosphere inside is great, very down home feeling. The prices are good for the amount you get--yummy!!

Thank McDormanFamily
Reviewed 22 June 2016

The Malt Shoppe in Pagosa is a great place for breakfast, but offers so much more. Lunch is great and the malts are delicious. Just on the edge of town, you can't miss this place. Give it a try next time you are in Pagosa...More

Thank Clayton B
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This seemed an averagely (is that a word?) reasonable place to eat. I got a burger, my wife got the fish and chips. Not great, just OK . . . but then that's sort of what I expected from the outward appearances. I splurged and...More

Thank R S
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for breakfast and we're pleased with the large hearty breakfasts we got. It's a local favorite and we've heard the desserts are quite good! Will have to try them on our next trip.

Thank TropicSplendor
Reviewed 21 June 2016

We ate burgers, fries and malts after we soaked in the springs. Great food and lots of it. Located next to some great shops. We eat here every time we are in Pagosa Springs.

Thank PattiFireflies
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Great malts, long lines, good prices 😃 Friendly folks, good burgers. Will keep coming back anytime we visit. O and fair warning the "small" cone is more of a large in the real world

Thank Tonie C
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Cheap eats. Lots of locals. The ice cream was yummy. We would go back anytime. Great service too! In the heart of downtown too

Thank sherri g
Reviewed 24 May 2016

overrated reviews, but not bad food. Plastic and you pick it up...my kids love it with the soft serve

Thank Anne A
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This place has really good hamburgers and comes with a large serving of waffle fries. This was the first time we had been there and have not had anything else. We have been told the ice cream is very good too.

Thank Rita W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 10
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 East Pagosa Street, The River Center, Pagosa Springs, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Pagosa Springs
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