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137 E 1st St, Salida, CO 81201-2110
+1 719-539-4759
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (13 reviews)
“curry” (3 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
137 E 1st St, Salida, CO 81201-2110
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Shallots restaurant is our go to for breakfast lunch or dinner. We are local, and so are the owners. The Sunday Brunch is consistently outstanding (and the Bloody Mary is not to be missed). If you're in the area and looking for a casual (delicious)...More

Thank Francie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Shallots was recommended by our host at the Thomas House B&B (which we loved), just down the street. So glad he told us, because it was an exceptional dinner. Great food, casual atmosphere, and really friendly staff. Definitely a place to return to on our...More

Thank tiadora
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious food! The sauce with the halibut was wonderful! Steak was excellent cooked to perfection! Atmosphere very pleasant.

Thank Feltcrafts E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my fourth visit to Shallots. Three times for lunch and once for dinner. I am never disappointed. Today I was told by our Waitress that the Chicken Fried Steak Sandwich is one of the most popular items on the menu. I can see...More

Thank O2105JTdonnac
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't be fooled by the name. More than onions are on the menu at Shallots. In fact, the restaurant offers some of the best seafood in southern Colorado, flown in fresh each day and added to the seasonal menu as regular specials. The green curry...More

1  Thank Kirk E
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just finished breakfast at Shallots. First time visit and breakfast was absolutely delicious. We ordered Rise and Shine and French toast with game. Scrambled eggs were perfectly cooked and the bacon was the star of the show. Thick, mouthwatering taste and great flavor. The French...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This restaurant deserves a higher rating! They have a good lunch menu at reasonable prices. The smoked curry chicken sandwich is very good. I had that sandwich when in town a year ago and decided I would get it again when I was back in...More

1  Thank GourmetHiker
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We love coming to Shallots for Fresh Well Prepared Food and Friendly Atmosphere. Our favorite waitress is Irene. We have stayed in Salida the whole month of August. We enjoy riding our bicycles on the the Monarch Spur Trail to downtown Salida to one of...More

Thank Brenda5443
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Our family (5 people) had a scrumptious meal here the night before summiting Mt. Shavano. We had steak, seafood, salads, and sides. All were remarkably delicious, healthy, and had a creative twist. I highly recommend Shallots for a gourmet meal.

Thank Gretchen W
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This is a small restaurant with an excellent chief. We have only had dinner here once, but plan on a return trip on our next trip to Salida. The grouper served on a bed of rice, mushrooms and other goodies was delightful. The sauce that...More

Thank ScubatomKailua
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 13:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 E 1st St, Salida, CO 81201-2110
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Salida
  • Phone Number: +1 719-539-4759
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Shallots is a modern American cafe that focuses on quality food and cocktails at a great price. We strive to keep our food and cocktails fresh and interesting, with an emphasis on quality service.
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