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Kiva Koffeehouse

Hwy 12, Escalante, UT 84726
+1 435-826-4550
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“smoothie” (6 reviews)
“cookies” (21 reviews)
“coffee cake” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hwy 12, Escalante, UT 84726
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

If you are hiking Calf Creek Falls in Escalante this is some place you HAVE to stop! We were there on Oct 27 and happened to be there on the last day before they close for the season. We had bagel sandwiches for lunch after...More

Thank Melissa K
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Stopped here for lunch in late October and the food, restaurant and views were incredible. The place is out in the middle of no-where but they have delicious/healthy food. The restaurant is beautiful with full length windows all along one side. The views of the...More

Thank Craig-World-Travelle
Reviewed 8 November 2017

What a fantastic place to stop on your already amazing roadtrip along scenic highway 12! Fantastic view from inside or out! Lovely place. Great pie! Nice locally made items for sale. Large parking lot. Do not miss this place! Restroom pretty cool, too - check...More

Thank TrineLovheim
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We needed to stop and rest after doing the Hogsback. I remember reading about this place and as soon as we saw the sign we pulled over. Fortunately it was still open at 2pm. It surpassed my expectations. What an amazing location and view....that alone...More

Thank MTRose
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Went here on a photo tour, and our guide knew it was still open (Oct 27) and we we so glad he checked, it was supposed to close on Oct 28. The view the coffee the pastries were all amazing and worth the slight detour...More

Thank Rich D
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Honestly, the Scenic Byway 12 did not scare us at all like some of the reviews indicated it would. We’ve driven scarier roads in the Custer, SD area. However, after crossing the hogsback going from Capitol Reef to Bryce, we were ready for a brief...More

Thank Rebekah C
Reviewed 30 October 2017

When you're driving east on Hwy 12, you wouldn't even know this coffee house existed if it weren't for the sign. And even with the sign, you're still confused because you can't actually SEE the coffee house! It's built into the cliff, on the back...More

Thank Csu R
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Awesome views, great coffee and salads. A great stop while site seeing, you will not be disappointed.

Thank kjcarrara
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This is a charming little cafe with outstanding views of Escalante River basin along Highway 12. We have stopped here several times to enjoy a beverage & snack after hiking in the area. Indoor & outdoor seating with healthy food & friendly staff.

Thank Connie S
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Just past the Escante River on one of the great scenic drives of Utah, excellent coffee with unique refill policy and wonderful desserts. Lemony scones a standout. Muffins and coffee cake good to. Great outdoor seating with beautiful view of golden cottonwoods.

Thank Michael K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy 12, Escalante, UT 84726
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Escalante
  • Phone Number: +1 435-826-4550
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