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The Coffee Spot

900 Paseo Del Pueblo Norte, El Prado, Taos, NM 87571-6162
+1 575-758-8556
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great coffee” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
900 Paseo Del Pueblo Norte, El Prado, Taos, NM 87571-6162
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Ambiance: B Food quality: B (had vegetarian omelette. Avocado was hard, otherwise would have given an A) Service: C+ (I asked for whole wheat or 9 grain toast. The barista (who is the owner's daughter) took my order, but when it came I got sourdough...More

Thank Henry S
Eric T, Owner at The Coffee Spot, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Thank you for your review! We owe you an apology for not "wowing" you with our food. We try to make amazing meals every time. Clearly this did not happen. I will pass this review along to chef so he can make sure a) they...More

Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Very unique coffee shop. They have a good selection of coffees..and very good quality. The baristas are very friendly. Great selection of art here as well!

Thank Jim N
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Not to be missed quirky coffee spot with an eclectic art gallery. Don't let the parking lot fool you! My husband had a breakfast burrito which was delicious and a very generous portion. I had a yummy veggie omelette. Also a large portion. Reasonably priced....More

Thank Marla P
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Excellent coffee, homemade pastries. The barista is friendly and accommodating for any special requests or to answer any questions. Nice outdoor area with tables if weather permits. The coffee is absolutely the best!

2  Thank Trickstersawpix
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I enjoyed my coffee at The Coffee Spot. I also had a cookie with my coffee. The cookie was just ok, but I was there for the coffee, not the cookie so that wasn't a big deal for me. I think if you're in the...More

1  Thank jrae1216
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Loved this eclectic coffee house. Service was outstanding and the menu extensive if one wants more than just a coffee or latte. Tried the New Mexican one...expresso, cinnamon, chocolate, caramel. I expressed it sounded good but was afraid it was would overly sweet; the barista...More

1  Thank Trickstersawpix
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Service was great , coffee was ok, however very very overpriced paid 6.50 for 20 ounce Mexican latte. A regular cup was 3.00, I did note that you could save .50 by bringing your own cup.More

1  Thank Gayle M
Eric T, Owner at The Coffee Spot, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Hi Gayle, thanks for the review. When i was a baby my family lived in Broken Arrow! I know the mochas can be expensive. Trouble is, we buy the Ghiradelli Chocolate and make fresh whip cream with pure vanilla. We could sacrifice and buy less...More

Reviewed 10 August 2016

A place where the locals hang out and the visitors frequent. This is one of my favorite local hangouts in Taos. When cash is scarce and you want the best food, coffee and service...this is your place. The coffee is very good as the barristers...More

2  Thank TaosGlock
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I do not drink coffee, but my spouse and daughter are rabid for it. That said, they don't suffer bad coffee. While in Taos, they stopped here frequently, had a variety of coffees, and couldn't and wouldn't stop raving. My thing was digging the hipsters...More

2  Thank McKado
Reviewed 3 June 2016

while the food was good the ambience was fantastic. A very unassuming and relaxing place to eat. I recommend you try it

2  Thank ralphscatamacchia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Paseo Del Pueblo Norte, El Prado, Taos, NM 87571-6162
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Taos  >  El Prado
  • Phone Number: +1 575-758-8556
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Serving made to order breakfast and lunch from 6am to 3 pm every day. Gluten free and vegan dishes are available. Fresh pastries daily. Pies by the slice or special order. Very strong Taos Roasters coffee. Perfectly made espresso drinks, Two Leaves and a Bud tea, home made chai and Ghiradelli Hot Chocolate. Expensive ingredients and five star service combined with thrift shop flatware and local art to create the prefect balance for a great local hang out!
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