Our Favorite Places for Coffee & a Quick Breakfast

What’s your routine for a successful day? Many of us can’t begin to think without initiating step one; coffee! Thankfully, Steamboat Springs is home to a multitude of coffee houses and restaurants known for roasting local brews and cooking up unforgettable breakfast experiences.

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This blog provides you with new ways to undergo your morning kickstart, aside from the complimentary Starbucks coffee we provide in all of our vacation rental homes. Take the virtual tour below of what local hot spots got you covered when it comes to a memorable cup of joe or a hearty snack.


Yampy’s – Coffees, Crepes, Cocktails

Established along Restaurant Row on famous Yampa Street, Yampy’s is new local favorite specializing in authentic coffee concoctions, inventive homemade crepes and creative cocktails that’ll leave you in awe.

Not to mention they have the 2016 coffee roaster of the year crafting their drinks, adding that special touch to a routine we take for granted in America.

Stop in today and discover the breakfast of Yampions, served with a smile! 

Staff Suggestion: White mocha cappuccino with a lemon blueberry crepe.

  • Located at 910 Yampa Street

Coffee, Crepes, and more

  • Open Monday-Thursday from 8am to 8pm , Fridays-Sundays from 8am to CLOSE. 

Mountain Brew

Mountain Brew is a prized destination that has the appearance of a true coffee house. Mountain Brew prides themselves on their coffee imported from Portland, Oregon for hand-picked flavor and consistency.

They’ve also got a location inside the Bud Werner Memorial Library so what better way to indulge than delicious coffee accompanied by literature or conversation with the community.Besides the wide variety of coffee drinks, one can also choose from salty, sweet, and savory snacks making it the perfect spot to ease into the morning.

Staff Suggestion: Large black coffee with a raspberry crumb bar.

  • Located at 427 Oak Street.
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  • Open Monday-Friday from 6:30am to 4pm , Saturday from 7am-2pm, and CLOSED Sunday.

Townies

Created by local clothing manufacturer Ohana, Townies is the newest addition to Steamboat’s coffee spots tailored to be a comfortable, creative, and quiet gathering place with ample seating, free wifi, and plenty of plugins for your electronic devices.

Located on the west end of Steamboat Springs, this newly appointed hangout is serving up coffee straight from the source, made closely by their friends at Steamboat Coffee Roasters next door.

Ohana coffee & hangout
Townies also has a daily happy hour from 3-6pm, making it also a great option for an afternoon cool-down with $3 bud lights, $4 draft beers, and $4 wines.

Staff Suggestion: Any signature Steamboat Coffee Roaster’s flavor with a laptop to catch up on work.

  • Located at 1744 Lincoln Avenue.
  • Open Monday-Friday from 7am-8pm, Saturday from 8am-8pm and CLOSED Sunday. 

Steamboat Coffee House

You don’t place in the top 3 rated coffee houses for no reason. The Steamboat Coffee House is known as the “locals favorite” because of exceptional coffee drinks and fresh baked good that’ll have you wondering if you just walked into your grandma’s house.

Centrally located in the heart of downtown Steamboat Springs this coffee house staple is open every day so don’t hesitate to stop in and see what all the buzz is about.

Staff Suggestion: Traditional latte with a homemade cinnamon roll.

  • Located at 635 Lincoln Avenue.
  • Open 7 days a week from 7am-6pm.

Off The Beaten Path

Coffee and reading go hand in hand and Off The Beaten Path gives you the option to read, relax and sip coffee brewed fresh in this chic Downtown Steamboat Springs bookstore.

Away from the hustle and bustle of main street you’ll find this cozy institution home to a barista station offering specialty coffee tricks, professionally made pastries and a vast array of literature.

You can’t go wrong with good coffee, treats, and a great selection of books so pay the friendly staff and visit and veer “Off the Beaten Path”.

Staff Suggestion: Small coffee, add cream with a blueberry scone.

Coffee & Book store

  • Located at 68 9th Street Suite C.
  • Open Sunday, Monday & Tuesday from 7:30am-8pm, Wednesday to Saturday 7:30am-8pm.

Moose Watch Cafe

Formerly known as Milk Run Donuts, Moose Watch Cafe was reinvented to support breakfast and brunch initiatives while still serving the donuts that have made a name for themselves in the Yampa Valley. Moose Watch Cafe has everything to support your morning routine from hot coffee drinks, fresh-baked donuts and biscuits, and much more.

Staff Suggestion: Organic iced coffee with a fruity pebbles donut.

  • Located at 941 Lincoln Avenue Suite C.
  • Open 7 days a week from 6:30am-1pm.

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