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Brown Bear Cafe

) #3 of 22 Restaurants in Silverton ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Cafe
1129 Greene St, Silverton, CO 81433
+1 970-387-5630
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“hash browns” (12 reviews)
“soup” (18 reviews)
Opens in 25 min
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American, Cafe
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1129 Greene St, Silverton, CO 81433
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Reviews (339)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here every morning and had supper at night. A great variety of food and friendly people. Fun to look at the old tin ceiling and the other old things in there. The old bar is beautiful.

Thank Shelly R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful breakfast here! Highly recommend! Great service too! They let us split the daily special and even put it in 2 plates!

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had outstanding banana pancakes and frappachino served by a very friendly and efficient waitress - Dominique...who recommended the pancakes...Good choice!!

Thank KatherineAR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We picked up burritos to go and they were very satisfying. Got a decaf Americano that was spot -on. Also got an iced tea that was soured. Glad he tasted it before we drove away. The barista was very helpful in making a hot tea...More

Thank Louise833
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We drove the Million Dollar Highway to Ouray and stopped in Silverton on our way there. We were looking for a place to have a hot chocolate and happened upon the Brown Bear. The restaurant is very cozy, and the staff is very friendly. When...More

Thank kaweth
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We love the food and love the friendly people. Highly recommend, very interesting old building. Great breakfast too

Thank rdzwif
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

This place has one of best hamburgers I've had in awhile, soup du jour was great homemade pork green chili, everything was fresh and good

Thank Kelvin L
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We had an excellent lunch at Brown Bear - highly recommend! The restaurant had interesting and beautiful décor, as well.

Thank Debi P
Reviewed 20 February 2017

the food is ok and kind of slow serves. the staff was nice but not genuine for a small town. the price is $$$$ expensive for the 3 star. they do have booz.

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Thank Ryan M
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Silverton for three nights and ate breakfast here three days in a row. That's how good the food is. Plus the staff is amazing and super friendly. Definitely plan to eat at Brown Bear!

Thank Steven C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1129 Greene St, Silverton, CO 81433
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Silverton
  • Phone Number: +1 970-387-5630
  • E-mail