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American, Bar, Pub
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122 N F St, Salida, CO 81201-2106
+1 719-539-9514
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Brackettville, Texas
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192 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

Went looking for Starbucks and found Currents. So lucky. Husband had fish tacos and I had green chili and salmon salad. The fish was shark - a first for us and worth the try. Excellent chili and salad. Awesome waitress, wine and draft local beer. I hope our travels bring us back to Salida, Co.

Thank Dd S
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160 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2015

We enjoyed our meal. My husband had a good steak, cooked well.I ate the mussels and pasta. It was good but lacking in a lot of flavor. Perhaps because I know Italian food well, I was more critical.But not the best. Service was good too.

Thank italiandutchmaiden
Dolores, Colorado
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Lots of brews and wines to choose from, plus interesting menu choices and specials. We had their crispy salmon tacos--very tasty.

Thank 96272014
Denver, Colorado
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82 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Food was OK, but portion was small. Seafood was overcooked a little bit. Dessert tasted like freezer. The young waiter was either not excited about his job or lack of desire to communicate, never recommended anything or checked on us.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2015

We called in here mid-afternoon for something to drink and we had seen people sitting outside in the sun in a pleasant seating area. When i went inside I was not sure that it was the sort of place I would normally use - seemed more just like a bar than somewhere for a coffee. However the guy behind the... More 

Thank joseph c
Loveland, Colorado
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312 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 712 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2015

We ate at Currents twice while traveling through Salida on our travels in southern Colorado. Currents is located in trendy downtown Salida and offers both indoor and outdoor seating. The patio outside is on the street and makes for casual eating and people watching in Salida. This restaurant specializes in fresh seafood and we had the swordfish and the grouper,... More 

Thank Goatesians
Chariton, Iowa
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 September 2015

decent food and the outdoor patio is the best place to watch some interesting crazy people walk past

Thank americanmadeharley
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Lunch or dinner, the food quality is the best and the atmosphere is wonderful. We go here every time we are in town. They also sell local wines and spirits, which is a big bonus! Burgers and steaks are cooked properly to order and are very tasty. One of our favorite places in Salida.

Thank bbdodenver
Tucson, Arizona
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186 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We were looking for a place to eat on our way home after camping for Labor Day weekend. We parked and walked into the center of town and saw this place that offered some pretty outdoor seating. The outdoor area was full so we selected a table inside. They had a great selection of craft beers and liquor and I... More 

Thank GandGTraveler
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410 reviews
319 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

The hostess/waitress was very friendly. The food was excellent... this place would've earned 5 stars if the crab cakes were even somewhat good. Our other orders were: The fried chicken: excellent The smoked salmon salad: excellent The turkey wrap: excellent The crab cakes: bad... they were nothing but breading. The service was good. The prices are high for a lunch... More 

Thank Omar R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 N F St, Salida, CO 81201-2106
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Salida
  • Phone Number: +1 719-539-9514

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