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Trading Post Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Italian, International,
4179 State Road 68, Ranchos De Taos, Taos, NM 87557-8763
+1 575-758-5089
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“pasta” (25 reviews)
“flounder” (6 reviews)
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Italian, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
4179 State Road 68, Ranchos De Taos, Taos, NM 87557-8763
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Reviewed 11 July 2016

I have been to the Trading Post many times. I go when I am visiting my parents who live in Taos. Our dining experience was awesome.....from the food to the staff. Antonio was especially welcoming. The food is always excellent and so is the service....More

1  Thank adaniel170
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Doesn't look like much from the outside and i cant for the life of me figure out where people park but step inside and omg. The place is huge and very nice atmosphere. All the staff were super friendly. I cant say its the best...More

1  Thank lynnincanadian
Reviewed 7 July 2016

This restaurant's name and "Italian Restaurant" sign out front is deceiving, this is an upscale menu and the food was delicious. Good variety of dishes to choose from and a very nice wine list. If the locals had not raved about the food I would...More

Thank dfoote52
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Wonderful experience, great service and excellent food. Made reservations for 6PM and were immediately seated even though we were early.

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 6 July 2016

the restaurant only serves beer and wine but the selection is good. the service was excellent and attentive. I ordered the flounder with angel hair pasta and fresh spinach. it was really good. I definitely would order this again. I also had the house salad...More

Thank caroldlly
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Wonderful lunch. Fresh and vibrant food! Great service, too. Lovely ambience. Interesting and varied menu. Will definitely come back.

Thank RWW53
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We golfed at Taos Country Club then decided that Italian food sounded good. We stop at the Trading Post and all five of us totally enjoyed our meals.

Thank Butch P
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

We just happened to go in and were happy w class of service and food. Dennis Hopper foto and autograph on wall. Per waiter, this was a hangout. Doesn't look fancy from outside but an intimate ambiance and white table cloths. Only thought food was...More

Thank Albert N
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

We come to this restaurant every time we visit Taos. Antonio did a great job taking care of us and recommended the off the menu chile rellenos. These were fantastic and need to be a regular part of their menu! Thank you again, Antonio, we...More

Thank 8pistonMX5
Reviewed 9 June 2016

The Ranchos Trading Post is an institution in Taos. It's a wonderful old building (my husband remembers coming here as a child 65 years ago when it really was a trading post!). In winter there's a working fireplace, and in summer a cool and shaded...More

Thank NMTaosena
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21 August 2016|
Response from ninelinebind | Reviewed this property |
There are around 3-4 choices. Always a pasta dish and I can't remember the others or specifics. I'm also not sure if they change. It's a bargain though and you won't go away hungry for sure. Yes, Kimberly should probably... More
21 August 2016|
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Response from Chrisderanchos | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they just started offering Sunday brunch from 10:00 am 'til 2:00? It is buffet style but one can also order eggs. Cost is $15, not including beverages.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4179 State Road 68, Ranchos De Taos, Taos, NM 87557-8763
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Taos  >  Ranchos De Taos
  • Phone Number: +1 575-758-5089
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