Leadville would not be Leadville if the Golden Burro weren’t here! Since 1938 it
has been voted “local’s favorite” over and over again, and
has been featured in almost every national newspaper across the country at one time
or another. It truly remains today as one of Leadville’s most famous icons.
The Golden Burro Cafe & Lounge is the ONLY restaurant in Lake County whose entire
staff is fully trained in safe food handling, to assure your food is stored, handled
and prepared with compliant safety procedures, to avoid outdated, contaminated or
otherwise compromised food cleanliness.
We are the ONLY restaurant in Lake County to be officially recognized by the Lake
County Environmental Health Agency to have an entire staff fully trained in the State
Food Safety program, and we are proud to have this designation. WE CARE ABOUT OUR
You may rest assured your health and safety are of the utmost importance to us. We’re
proud to serve safe, healthy and clean meals!