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Trading Post Cafe

4179 State Road 68, Ranchos De Taos, Taos, NM 87557-8763
+1 575-758-5089
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“pasta” (26 reviews)
“flounder” (6 reviews)
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Italian, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4179 State Road 68, Ranchos De Taos, Taos, NM 87557-8763
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

Here's a great place to hunker down for a great meal. GOOD FOOD, GOOD WAITRESS, the place was clean, however, there is only one restroom so go prepared. BY ALL MEANS GO EARLY! Less traffic. We ate at about 3pm and had the place to...More

1  Thank Kenneth S
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

We were famished and wanted carry out, so we tried pasta from this restaurant. The sauce for our Bolognese was disappointing Just not enough meat, in a traditional Italian dish. The restaurant looks nice; I though the hostess was very charming, a good reflection on...More

Thank alice w
Reviewed August 9, 2017

This was recommended by our hosts. For a Saturday night it was not that busy. Our waiter was very attentive and we enjoyed talking with him. He provided a history of the Trading Post after taking our orders. They have a decent wine list to...More

Thank Kirk H
Reviewed August 6, 2017

My husband and I went for a light lunch. We had their fried seafood platter. It comes with a Cesar salad. We did not try more dishes, out I would definitely go back and try more of their food. It looks delicious.

Thank Mona S
Reviewed July 13, 2017

Truly an outstanding menu and service. The food was all cooked to perfection and the wait staff was helpful and a joy to be with.

Thank Peter G
Reviewed July 6, 2017

We had an early dinner here on the 4th. of July and couldn't have been happier. Although we made reservations we arrived early and were seated immediately and were even able to take advantage of their 3-course special price dinner (from 4-6 on several weekdays)....More

Thank Helen J
Reviewed July 2, 2017

A group of us from church have enjoyed brunch twice now. Excellent selection, well prepared, great taste. And they will cook eggs, omelet, heuvos rancheros special to order as part of the brunch. Poached salmon, baked brie, two kinds of green salad, pasta salad, Thai...More

1  Thank JimLud
Reviewed June 30, 2017

i looked at their website before dining and low and behold, the have an early-bird special of soup, salad and entree for $12! the catch being, 4-6pm, mon-wed (?) only. Wonderful meal. The cold cucumber soup was fantastic. Salad was nice. The ravioli was wonderful....More

Thank GuyTraveler324
Reviewed June 24, 2017

We were in Taos, tired, hungry and could not find a restraint that wasn't either Mexican of fast food. I just wanted regular good food. We saw the sign outside the building which does not describe the restraint at all. What the heck it cant...More

Thank neuronurseone
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Looking for a good dinner after a road trip that found is in towns where Dairy Queen Grill was the "best" available option. Trading Post Cafe recommended by the hotel front desk. It more than filled the bill. Simple setting with walls adorned with local...More

Thank Gloria G
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August 20, 2016|
Response from ninelinebind | Reviewed this property |
There are around 3-4 choices. Always a pasta dish and I can't remember the others or specifics. I'm also not sure if they change. It's a bargain though and you won't go away hungry for sure. Yes, Kimberly should probably... More
August 20, 2016|
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Response from Chrisderanchos | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they just started offering Sunday brunch from 10:00 am 'til 2:00? It is buffet style but one can also order eggs. Cost is $15, not including beverages.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4179 State Road 68, Ranchos De Taos, Taos, NM 87557-8763
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Taos  >  Ranchos De Taos
  • Phone Number: +1 575-758-5089
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