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Shady Brook Cafe

26219 E US Highway 64, Taos, NM 87571-7101
+1 575-758-3314
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
1 Jan 2017
“Warm and cozy environment & convenient to Inn”
29 Jul 2016
“Excellent compliment to Shady Brook Inn”
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26219 E US Highway 64, Taos, NM 87571-7101
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Reviewed 1 January 2017

My family of 16 stayed for 5 days at the Shady Brook Inn and enjoyed the convenience of the cafe with it's coffee bar, soft drinks, breakfast burritos and casual dining options that are tasty buy friendly to the budget. We also needed a large...More

1  Thank llfszhlz
jencoopUsa, General Manager at Shady Brook Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2017

We are so glad you enjoyed our event space and property. Best wishes to your family for a terrific 2017.

Reviewed 29 July 2016

My family of six stayed at the Shady Brook Inn for five days and visited the restaurant first because of the convenience, but returned often for the food. All meals, breakfast, lunch and even an early dinner were great. Wonderful casual cuisine that exceeded the...More

1  Thank cliff19622016
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Restaurant is open Wednesday through Sunday 7 - 4 p.m. You are greeted with warm hospitality by Ramona. She is beautiful person and is so helpful with meal ideas. Great-tasting coffee, which they happily keep you with plenty of. I love the pancakes. My wife...More

Thank MarkBolick
Reviewed 9 July 2016

We are lucky to have Ramona's Shady Brook Cafe in our canyon and make a point of eating there regularly. The food is excellent, the location lovely, and the cafe is family run. This is lots of history surrounding Shady Brook and it adds atmosphere...More

Thank canyonpam
Reviewed 3 July 2016

So excited that Shady Brook has a new cafe. Ramona and her husband run this cafe, and it couldn't be better!!! Have had breakfast there twice now, and I love the Veggie Omelet. My husband loves the pancakes. Great atmosphere, great service, great food. Every...More

Thank vickib28
Reviewed 30 January 2013

We watched for over 2 years while this place was transformed into a very nice group of condos and the restaurant overhauled. Several of our friends made a point to have lunch there...good reports on food and ambience. HOWEVER, starting this past summer, it looks...More

1  Thank RozGarland
Reviewed 19 September 2012

I had noted the Shady Brook Cafe while driving around the Enchanted Circle. I thought that it must be very good to exist miles from anywhere. Reading the reviews I made a point on my next visit to Taos to stop on by. It was...More

1  Thank Jerry G
Reviewed 28 August 2012

I spotted this place on a drive from Taos to Angel Fire, and determined, after reading reviews, to stop there on my way back. I was not disappointed. You can choose to eat outside or inside. I ate indoors. All the tables have fresh flowers...More

1  Thank gdionelli
Reviewed 17 August 2012

I stayed at Shady Brook Inn for 5 nights. These condos are awesome...totally updated southwest decor with wonderful ambiance. The onsite staff is wonderful as well and very helpful. Enjoyed lunch and dinner at the Shady Brook Cafe as well. Such a nice couple with...More

Thank Cindy D
Reviewed 12 August 2012

We are so thrilled that Shady Brook Cafe has opened, as we've been watching the progress of the remodel for a couple of years. What a treat!!! Love the beautiful breakfasts. My favorites are the regular Eggs Benedict and the California Eggs Benedict. So, different,...More

Thank MrsVicki
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26219 E US Highway 64, Taos, NM 87571-7101
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Taos
  • Phone Number: +1 575-758-3314
The Shady Brook Café is open for breakfast and lunch serving upscale continental cuisine using local, organic, fresh ingredients, yet priced affordably. Also served are gourmet coffee, fresh baked artisan bread and pastries, and homemade ice cream and sorbet. Vegetarian items are also available. Set among the tall pines of Taos Canyon, guests can enjoy outdoor dining on the patio or deck. Weekend events include fine dining and outdoor BBQ's with entertainment. Please visit our website to view our calendar of events.
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