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The Cafe

135 E Main St, Red Umbrellas, Trinidad, CO 81082-2708
+1 719-846-7119
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwich” (44 reviews)
“egg puff” (13 reviews)
“croissants” (18 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
135 E Main St, Red Umbrellas, Trinidad, CO 81082-2708
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped in after reading reviews on TA, and it was worth it! Wonderful breakfast burritos, coffee, and cinnamon rolls!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the Baca and my wife a turkey sandwich Athens strawberry/ rhubarb dressing with a delicious salad. Attractive space with two young women who took orders,cooked and cleaned. Will go back while traveling.

Thank boldgo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh made food at a good price. Try an Egg Puff for a light meal for $4.25. My wife said it is the BEST chicken salad sandwich ever. No iceberg lettuce here, only fresh "real" lettuce greens. Plenty of space between tables that are welcoming...More

Thank Greg N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the only places we found that serves soup at lunch. We love soup, but was hard to find in trinidad. Croissants hit the spot too.

Thank WJD_CO
Reviewed 6 February 2018

It was a good choice to stop here for lunch on our trip to Denver. The town is quiet and historical. The Cafe has a limited choice of food items, but we found the sandwitches simple but tasty. The ingredients seemed fresh and the service...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Stopped in Trinidad for a lunch break on a long drive from Albuquerque to Denver, easy on easy off. It had been 20 years since I was last in Trinidad, what a change! The Cafe has creative sandwiches, soup and salads and coffee. I had...More

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful sandwiches and two lovely girls working counter. Definitely beats all road trip food!! Glad I found it on trip advisor!!

Thank O1628YTedwardh
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

This was our second stop at The Café in Trinidad, midday on the second day of a long drive from Rapid City SD to Santa Fe NM. Pleased to find them open on New Years Eve Sunday. More pleased to enjoy a very yummy Colorado...More

Thank HMac_2013
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Good salads and fresh sandwiches. Friendly staff. The menu is somewhat limited but it looks like a popular spot for locals and travelers.

Thank Loro95
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 December 2017 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.

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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
Kids, Child-friendly
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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