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Shakes Alive! Fruit Shakes

513 Big Thompson Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-9651
+1 970-577-7007
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

Stopped for lunch, which was a sandwich and a fruit smoothy. Sandwich was a little skimpy ham and cheese, smoothy was good. Overpriced to my way of thinking, but quick and the smoothy was tasty.

Thank ChuckAtlanta
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

The food here was absolutely delicious and the customer service was superb! Although they were quite busy, we were asked multiple times how we were doing and whether we needed anything else. Our sandwiches were good, as well as the amazing salads. Our kids weren't...More

Thank Jessica Z
Reviewed 29 September 2016

The shakes were very good and filling, felt relatively healthy! There was a long line but they kept things moving.

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I love the smoothies they serve. Delicious and satisfying. The sandwiches and salads are tasty and very generous in size. The owners work to serve you in a friendly and efficient manner, while offering all fresh-to-order smoothies and food.

Reviewed 31 August 2016

This is a great alternative to the fast food places nearby and we like to support the local businesses whenever possible. Shake's Alive is a small place with only a booth for inside seating that looks like it would seat 4 adults. There are tables...More

Thank M K
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Delicious, simple sandwiches ($5.50) and fresh fruit smoothies ($5). Added chips for $1 to mine and "made it a lunchbox" for $2 for my husband's. Lovely presentation, filling, tasty food and a great value! I love finding gems like this rather than eating at a...More

Thank Heather P
Reviewed 11 August 2016

had a acai, blackberry smoothie and it was fantastic. Daughter had the same with added protein. DId not know that they added yogurt frozen to the drink, as my daughter has lactose problems. We found out 1 hour later.....oh my. Would be good to know...More

Thank BostonProf
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

My family and I have visited Shakes Alive on two different trips. We went in 2014 and in 2016. Two years passed and the small little cafe continues to provide exactly what we wanted. I'm a health oriented person so when I heard they had...More

Thank laerhart
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We stopped here because my daughter loves smoothies. We were not at all disappointed. These may be the best smoothies we have tried anywhere. The place is small, but clean and organized. The staff was wonderful, very friendly, engaging, and fun. We ended getting sandwiches...More

Thank Shane H
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Shakes Alive has a large selection of smoothies, sandwiches, and salads. It is very small but the service behind the counter and the food was excellent.

Thank John K
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 8
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
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09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 513 Big Thompson Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-9651
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Estes Park
  • Phone Number: +1 970-577-7007
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Open 7 days a week during the Summer tourist season in Estes Park, CO (May - October). Breakfast is served all day. Enjoy our outdoor seating, or have your lunch sacked up to take on a hike in Rocky Mountain National Park. Offering the best hand-crafted smoothies, bagels, breakfast and lunch sandwiches, hand-made milkshakes and many other fat-free frozen yogurt treats.