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The Pony Expresso

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795 Railroad Ave, Dolores, CO 81323-9757
+1 970-882-7950
06:00 - 16:30
Closed now
All hours
Sun 07:00 - 13:00
Mon - Sat 06:00 - 16:30
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Dolores, Colorado
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I have had a breakfast burrito here on my way through town just shortly after they opened for business, I don't remember when that was but it has been a couple of years now. The burrito was very good, it just seamed to be very expensive for a breakfast burrito. I have found more reasonably priced to-go foods else where,... More 

Thank Thomas M
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

I love this place - coffee is great and the sandwiches are fresh and healthy. They even offer fruited water while you wait for your order - breakfast is good too with different treats daily.

Thank Cindy S
Colorado, USA
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21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

What a great way to kick off a chilly morning! Great coffee, and a wide choice of morning munchies to go with it. Great, friendly service. Appears to be a popular place for locals, and it's terrific for travelers. Great selection of coffee, from just the straight stuff to a wide variety of espresso, flavored and fluffed. (A Paint is... More 

Thank JWYColorado
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Great coffee great service definitely go back more than one time. My favorite spot to get a cup of coffee

Thank jason s
United States
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Great coffee and HUGE breakfast burritos!! They were delicious. The service was friendly and fast and this will be a frequent of mine when I am in Dolores.

Thank Amber N
Houston, Texas
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117 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

My wife and I visited here on 9/18/16 for a muffin and coffee. Very friendly and excellent pumkin muffin. Noted on their menu board they offer many other items. Was pleased with the way they have fixed the place up.

Thank Chuck B
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Tried breakfast wrap and coffee and was impressed with the quality of the food. The Pony Express is a small restaurant with seating inside and outside as well as a drive-by window for ordering. Everything is made to order and generous servings. Local owner runs the place. Large cold and hot drinks made to order as well as homemade desserts.... More 

Thank Ducky18969
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249 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

I ordered a club sandwich and got a regular ham, turkey & bacon sandwich without the 3rd piece of bread and not toasted. It was OK though because the sandwich was full of meat & bacon and tasted delicious...it just wasn't a "club sandwich". The staff was friendly and the service quick. I would definitely stop here again.

Thank SylRickTraveler
Canon City, Colorado
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent coffee and tea. Ordered bacon breakfast burrito that was freshly made and easily shared by the two of us. Go and enjoy!

Thank Sheila B
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

This little shop has more than its size would lead you to believe. A standard selection of espresso drinks and a nice selection of sandwichs/wraps, and go-withs. We stopped here for coffee and ended up getting lunch to go. A little art and some notecards make the wait entertaining and the wait isn't long.

Thank Heidi B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$5
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Wifi, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 13:00
06:00 - 16:30
06:00 - 16:30
06:00 - 16:30
06:00 - 16:30
06:00 - 16:30
06:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 795 Railroad Ave, Dolores, CO 81323-9757
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Dolores
  • Phone Number: +1 970-882-7950
The Pony Expresso is a coffee shop/bakery/gallery. We have free wi-fi, indoor/outdoor seating and a drive-thru. Best coffee and baked goods in 4 Corners!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?