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The Cafe

) #3 of 34 Restaurants in Trinidad $$ - $$$, American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
135 E Main St, Red Umbrellas, Trinidad, CO 81082-2708
+1 719-846-7119
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“egg puff” (13 reviews)
“sandwich” (42 reviews)
“roast beef” (9 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
135 E Main St, Red Umbrellas, Trinidad, CO 81082-2708
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just happened to see this cafe on Main St. Good sandwich choices. I had a wrap, Very good food. Very good service. Will be back again

Thank Catherine R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traveling home and decided to stop in Trinidad to get lunch. Drove past the usual fast food places and saw a cute little place called The Cafe. Not an overwhelming menu but lots of good choices in sandwiches, salads, etc... Staff was friendly, prices were...More

Thank N C
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We stopped for lunch while passing through town and wanting to get away from the interstate for a little while. We enjoyed this welcoming spot downtown, which was probably quicker than many fast food places. My beef sandwich was one of the best I have...More

Thank ROCtraveler30
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We were just passing through but wanted a sit down spot with good food. We all had sandwiches and salads and all were tasty. Each dish had a unique and unexpected twist. If you want a charming atmosphere and food that is just a bit...More

Thank NMmama
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Great sandwich. Came with a side salad - love that!! Cappuccino was also really good. The girls working there were sweet and helpful. Very tasty restaurant and the inside was oh so cute.

Thank CathyCath
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The Cafe is in an historic building, has great ambience and very well prepared food. We enjoyed our lunch there very much. John P. Denver

Thank Willtravel49
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Quaint atmosphere good variety and fairly priced. I ordered the light lunch (cup of soup and half a sandwich of your choice) wife got a salad and a wrap. Both were exceptional. I feel sorry for those travelers who stop at one of the fast...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We stopped in this restaurant on our way to New Mexico.The old building is very quaint. You place your order at the counter and there is a big chalkboard menu. There were a couple of things I had a question about, and the owner/manager (not...More

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We stopped in Trinidad for lunch on our road trip back to Texas. We were sick of fast food, so we thought we would have a treat. My wife found this quaint little Cafe on the maps and we are so glad we did. We...More

Thank Moonietx
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We had a great time checking out this place for lunch. The place was hopping. You stand in line at the cash register to order and then food is brought out to your table. Waiting in line was the longest part of the process. Our...More

Thank Rebekah Z
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Hi What are your hours on Saturday?
7 December 2016|
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Response from RagMop2041 | Reviewed this property |
I think they're open by 10am or a little earlier. They usually close at 3pm. Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 E Main St, Red Umbrellas, Trinidad, CO 81082-2708
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Trinidad
  • Phone Number: +1 719-846-7119
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The Cafe in Trinidad offers a unique selection of sandwiches, salads, and soup as well as a daily variety of fresh baked goods served in a friendly, casual, bistro environment. Enjoy your meal street side while people watching or use our free Wi-Fi to catch up business. If you need a quick pick me up, swing by for an iced coffee or a latte blended with one of our gourmet syrups.