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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Cafe
“Our favorite Pizza in Crested Butte! With creative pizzas ranging from Thai & Barbecue, to truffle oil and fig - this place certainly doesn't lack imagination. Be sure to check it out! Wings and Salad bar are also tremendous.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Best Coffee shop in Crested Butte! Homemade pastries and strong roasted coffee. "Most Exported thing out of Crested Butte!"”
  • 28 locals recommend
Bar
“Great place for happy hour! Their unique cocktails have caught the attention of the press. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This Asian owned and operated Asian restaurant is top notch - great food, great service, and good prices. Beautiful dining area next to the creek in town. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Bar
“Local craft rum distillery with great cocktails and great food like ramen and vegan tacos. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The local Chipotle. But better. Serving up fine food, quick, and cheap. Go for the tamales and margaritas! Come back again for the fish tacos!”
  • 18 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“Locally run and curated, the Majestic has 3 screening rooms, new comfortable seating, block-busters and indie films. Also serving organic popcorn and butter, great wine and brew and their own famous First Ascent Roasters coffee drinks. Friendly and very local.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Hotel
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“Fun place for lots of different type of live music. A really sweet intimate venue with amazing sound. Plus they brew their own beer and have great food. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“Gunnison County is one of the most highly-educatedccounties in America with one of the smallest populations. Writers, Film Festivals, visionary Dance Collective, elegant brand new state-of-the art theatres. Yes! Culture with a view of our eponymous mountain, with bright, discerning locals--High Country Culture.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Bar
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“This is a fun, local dive bar with pool, darts, shuffle board and, yes, cheap PBR. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great steaks. Great atmosphere and the nicest, most professional staff in town. One of our favorites!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Located on Elk Avenue, the Ginger Cafe offers pan-Asian delights for your senses. Specializing in Indian and Thai cuisines, the Ginger offers Colorado Lamb, Pad Thai, many curries, soups, and some out of sight fusion dishes.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Field-to-table from the wonderful farms, orchards and pastures of the Gunnison Valley and surrounding region. Creative, intimate, lovingingly created and served by knowledgeable local folk who know Food! Please tell them Marcie referred you!”
  • 13 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Excellent Margaritas and Mexican Cuisine. Open for Lunch and Dinner in the summer.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
“The Last Steep Bar and Grill is a family owned and operated restaurant in the heart of historic downtown Crested Butte, CO. Specialties include freshly made salads and wraps, creative sandwiches, burgers & seafood, fine desserts and the coldest beer in town!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bar
“Classic CB bar; really awesome when you can sit outside on the deck in the sunshine”
  • 10 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Cafe
“Our favorite Pizza in Crested Butte! With creative pizzas ranging from Thai & Barbecue, to truffle oil and fig - this place certainly doesn't lack imagination. Be sure to check it out! Wings and Salad bar are also tremendous.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This Asian owned and operated Asian restaurant is top notch - great food, great service, and good prices. Beautiful dining area next to the creek in town. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Bar
“Local craft rum distillery with great cocktails and great food like ramen and vegan tacos. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The local Chipotle. But better. Serving up fine food, quick, and cheap. Go for the tamales and margaritas! Come back again for the fish tacos!”
  • 18 locals recommend
Hotel
“Fun place for lots of different type of live music. A really sweet intimate venue with amazing sound. Plus they brew their own beer and have great food. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great steaks. Great atmosphere and the nicest, most professional staff in town. One of our favorites!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Located on Elk Avenue, the Ginger Cafe offers pan-Asian delights for your senses. Specializing in Indian and Thai cuisines, the Ginger offers Colorado Lamb, Pad Thai, many curries, soups, and some out of sight fusion dishes.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
“The Last Steep Bar and Grill is a family owned and operated restaurant in the heart of historic downtown Crested Butte, CO. Specialties include freshly made salads and wraps, creative sandwiches, burgers & seafood, fine desserts and the coldest beer in town!”
  • 10 locals recommend

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