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137 E 1st St, Salida, CO 81201-2110
+1 719-539-4759
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“curry” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
137 E 1st St, Salida, CO 81201-2110
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21 - 30 of 211 reviews

Reviewed 4 January 2017

We had an ok lunch here. The main problem was that although I ordered a grilled cheese BLT and my husband ordered a sandwich and specifically asked to add cheese, neither sandwich came with cheese. The waitress just shook her head with a small smile...More

Thank ms9331
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Our group of six enjoyed an outstanding dinner at Shallots. Robert was our server and attended to our every need. We had an excellent French Viognier which complemented Don's seafood specials very well. With the demise of Laughing Ladies, Shallots is now the finest reataurant...More

Thank ColoradoWanderers
Reviewed 14 December 2016

I wanted to find a place that was romantic for a Saturday night dinner during a weekend in Salida. We chose this place because it had gotten fairly good reviews. Overall, I liked the atmosphere (exposed brick walls, nice linen tablecloths, nice lighting). Also, our...More

Thank Shelbynoel
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Everything was perfect. The place was nearly empty but the other places we looked at were either too full, too noisy or closed so we took a chance. It was great for a romantic evening, soft music, delicious food perfectly prepared and presented. the waiter...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I visited Shallots on a recommendation from the Head Chef at Mount Princeton, Matt Roberts who is a long time friend of Don (Owner of Shallots). I really enjoyed the curry with chicken and the German chocolate cake! Cool vibe at the bar and right...More

Thank Lindsay K
Reviewed 17 October 2016

There were four of us that had decided to give this place a try during a visit to Salida. The owner sat and chatted with us for a while, which was lovely. But our server disappeared many times for a little too long, and we...More

Thank TMPreston2103
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

OMG! I started off with a cup of awesomeness. Miso ramen pork vegetable soup. Absolutely the best ever. It was perfect, right down to the bread. Mine came with homemade potato chips. Hot and Crisp.! My husband had a steak sandwich that the flavors were...More

Thank CindyLou2262
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We thought we would try this restaurant for a special occasion. We didn't want to wait an hour so we sat at a long wine type bar, but it was not at the bar. It took so long to get noticed, so long to get...More

Thank COFamily6
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

So, this was our second visit here, the first time we came it took 20 minutes to get a Bloody Mary and then we sat and waited and waited for our food. I know sometimes that happens and the food was nice so we decided...More

Thank glasspixie
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We first went to Shallots just after they opened, the food was good but the place was chaotic and unorganized, it took 30 minutes to get a Bloody Mary! Anyway we went back today to see if things had improved, NO REALLY! We were sat...More

Thank Kevin C
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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
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
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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