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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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“sandwich” (44 reviews)
“egg puff” (13 reviews)
“roast beef” (10 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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135 E Main St, Red Umbrellas, Trinidad, CO 81082-2708
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great little cafe and coffee shop. Has wonderful sandwiches and friendly staff. Loved coffee and a real croissant. Check before you come, it was not nearly busy enough.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch - both of us had the chicken salad sandwich which was served on an amazing croissant & included a side of fresh greens. The service was very friendly & the food terrific😃 Booths on one side with tables in the middle...More

Thank drnesbitt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on our way driving from Denver to Santa Fe. Excellent fresh food and great service. Really nice menu for b oth kids and adults alike. Definitely recommend!

Thank jenellispt
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here after a terrible experience at the lunch box down the street, so much better. Way cheaper with fresh , good, nice food. Plus it was clean so that's nice!!!!

Thank Johnny C
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Chicken salad on a toasted croissant was delicious. So was the roast beef and green chile on ciabatta bun. Both served with a small, simple, tasty salad. Generous large cappuccino. Friendly staff. Perfect quick lunch. Will return.

Thank ekealy
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Trinidad is one of our favorite stops in our travels. Look of the old west blended with shopping and eating choices makes this town a fun stop. We have enjoyed eating here several times. We have tried many of their items and really enjoy a...More

Thank NTSU1975
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Trinidad main street is endearing; it brings you back to a time you just don't see anymore. The Cafe is busy, and for good reason, it's pretty damn good. I got a light lunch with the ave maria half sandwich and salad. It was really...More

Thank JourneymanColorado
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

I would have given it five stars but their website says they have Bagels and they don't however the croissants with raspberry jelly the cinnamon rolls and coffee are outstanding

Thank revDB
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Not the same ole stuff. Good food combinations, great presentation, friendly comfortable atmosphere.

Thank Erin C
Reviewed 27 August 2017

While passing through town I asked a local where to go for breakfast and he recommended The Cafe. It was very good and very affordable. My wife and I ordered the Santa Fe Trail Wrap, the Famers Market Wrap and split the two along with...More

Thank AndrewRodney
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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, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 15:00
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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