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The Cafe

135 E Main St, Red Umbrellas, Trinidad, CO 81082-2708
+1 719-846-7119
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“egg puff” (8 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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135 E Main St, Red Umbrellas, Trinidad, CO 81082-2708
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stopped by this place just out of a whim, and very hungry. 2 or 3 people in line at the counter, short wait, ordered sandwiches and a salad, (Baca House_5 Star sandwich) amazing chiabatta breads super good meat & cheese, and a kick a$$...More

Thank jeffro1105
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gluten free options are salad and possibly soup. Wedding arrived about 12:40 pm and the soup was already hone! Salad was good, but all salads have some version of cheese. You order at the country, and the food is brought to you. Parking is limited...More

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cute place in a nice small town which is worth pulling off the highway for. Good coffee and selection of pastries. Other things on the menu as well. Been 4x; service always very friendly.

Thank Roland H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located on Main in what appears to be an older, possibly general dry good store with history. Parking on street was not a problem. Unpretentious and friendly with healthy options. Smoked turkey sandwich with fresh toppings was served on excellent bread. Very good lemonade/ tea...More

Thank steve m
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Driving from Colorado Springs to Santa Fe and stopped in Trinidad for lunch at The Cafe. Found it on TripAdvisor enroute -- why do fast food when you get have something like this. My wife had the chicken salad and I had the Cattle Baron...More

Thank Ret48
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Great healthy Signature Salad and open face Mediterranean sandwich. Fast, friendly service at lunch. We were in and out in about 45 minutes and back on the road. Highly recommended.

Thank Voyager430263
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Had actually planned to just hop off of highway and grab a fast lunch at a Subway. But then I discovered there is no Subway in this town. Stopped here, hoping for a quick lunch and something for the vegan in our crew to eat....More

Thank COGuest
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped by on a beautiful Sunday afternoon and enjoyed a great, fresh, warm Turkey sandwich and a cappuccino. Perfect.

Thank Austin J
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We stopped here on our way to Santa Fe. The food was fresh and delicious. One orders at the counter and busses one’s own dishes. Servers were pleasant. We will stop again.

Thank FestBT
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We stopped at this quaint little place for lunch on a long road trip and were blown away. They have a smaller menu but with several unique hot and cold sandwiches. My wife got the Ava Maria and I got the Baca House - both...More

Thank TKleintrip
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8 December 2016|
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Response from RagMop2041 | Reviewed this property |
I think they're open by 10am or a little earlier. They usually close at 3pm. Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 E Main St, Red Umbrellas, Trinidad, CO 81082-2708
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Trinidad
  • Phone Number: +1 719-846-7119
The Cafe in Trinidad offers a unique selection of sandwiches, salads, and soup as well as a daily variety of fresh baked goods served in a friendly, casual, bistro environment. Enjoy your meal street side while people watching or use our free Wi-Fi to catch up business. If you need a quick pick me up, swing by for an iced coffee or a latte blended with one of our gourmet syrups.
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