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Mate' factor Cafe' - a "Yellow Deli!"

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966 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1759
+1 719-685-3235
00:00 - 00:00
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Sun 11:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 00:00 - 00:00
Fri 00:00 - 15:00
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Erie, Colorado
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139 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We like the homey laid back atmosphere, and great location. We were happy to get some hot soup on a cold day, and it was one of the only places open. We have been to the Yellow Deli in Boulder also, and like both places. Great sandwiches, and other menu items too.

Thank WJD_CO
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

We were able to out side and people watch, The sandwiches are very filling wished we had room for dessert. I enjoyed a mixture of green tea and a rasberry tea

Thank Landa M
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Their raspberry mate and Chicken on the Ranch sandwich is delish. They also have a carob chip cookie that I really enjoyed. They are usually open 24 hours (they do close on the Sabbath) and everything on the menu is worth a try.

Thank Alycia614
Winfield, Kansas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

We were in Manitou Springs for an afternoon and stopped here for a bite to eat. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Tables and restroom were clean. Limited seating but warm atmosphere. I would definitely return!

Thank Linda O
Sydney, Australia
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39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

This is definitely different to your average coffee shop. Yes it's run by a religious group but they weren't pushy or in your face. Certainly not something to be bothered about. Worth trying if you want to give a coffee alternative a go. The mate really does have a unique flavour. Service wasn't super friendly but it's very cost inside.

Thank Brittney G
Nashville, Tennessee
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30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Run by a religious fanatic "club" of sorts. They aren't too friendly, nor do they offer up much information on what they are about. Had an interesting phone call when I called asking about the place - vague and sort of rude, like they don't have time to explain to someone, who, unbeknownst to them, loves mate and was so... More 

Thank Katy P
Boulder, Colorado
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109 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

Ive been here over a dozen times only reason I don't give it a higher rating is because one member that worked their did give me a difficult time however they did do something about it.

Thank Joe E
Cleveland, Ohio
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401 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

My husband ordered a mate and I ordered a date bran muffin. I had never had a mate before, but it was delicious. The muffin was not good at all. After a couple of bites, I couldn't eat anymore and just drank the rest of my husband's drink. The nan behind the registrar was super helpful and friendly. The inside... More 

Thank Snipperton
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Very small cafe with a great menu and even better food! Open 24/6, closed Saturday. Free WiFi. Try the Mate/Latte :)

Thank GeoPowell
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

We just arrived for one night in town, and found maté! Such a gorgeous room and atmosphere. Didn't have food, but it was definitely food made with love. These guys are super nice, and even came by the table to chat! We're coming back, and definitely checking out the Yellow Deli jn Boulder!

Thank Sunny F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
00:00 - 00:00
00:00 - 00:00
00:00 - 00:00
00:00 - 00:00
00:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 966 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1759
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Manitou Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-685-3235

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