Colorado is known for some of the best local hidden gem mom-and-pop restaurants in the country. This current diner has been around Colorado for over 40 years, and after finding it, I wish I found it sooner.

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40-Year-Old Colorado Diner Is A Must Try

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I got a tip recently about a locally family-owned cafe in Colorado that was a "must-visit" for my Friday Food Review. When you get a tip like that you've gotta go down and see what all of the chatter is about.

For over four decades, since its very first location opened in 1979, this local mom-and-pop run restaurant has served thousands of families and seems to have always kept them coming back for more.

Now with three locations, it's become a mainstay in the Denver area, and after trying it, I now know why. From the vibe to the amazing friendly and speedy service, to the prices, and the star of the show, the food, we loved our first visit.

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Here are some previous food reviews if you're looking for other great local restaurants to try out.

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Gallery Credit: Big Rob TSM

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Gallery Credit: Big Rob TSM

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