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Circa Espresso Bar

1620 E Route 66 Blvd, Tucumcari, NM 88401-4331
+1 575-461-6099
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“panini” (3 reviews)
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1620 E Route 66 Blvd, Tucumcari, NM 88401-4331
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

We were hardpressed for a good cup of coffee as we drove along the old Hwy 66. This place not only filled our need for coffee but also had great smoothies and breakfast options. The need to do a better job of advertising so people...More

1  Thank Laurie S
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We took Historic Route 66 though Tucumcari trying to find a good cup of coffee. We found it at Circa Espresso Bar. The breakfast panini was good, too, with a decent selection of bread and filling choices. The staff was friendly and the place looked...More

1  Thank tamijohnsonhill
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

A small cute coffee shop with 2 very sweet baristas. I was very impressed with the food and drinks, and they even had homemade energy protein bars unique to Tumcumcari. I will definitely be staying at the hotel beside that shop, just for the fantastic...More

2  Thank Charlene A
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I was on jury duty & out for lunch & really needed good coffee. I happened upon this place & am glad I did! The staff was extremely friendly & my caramel macchiato was the best I've ever had! Better than Starbucks! I went back...More

2  Thank grandmanunu
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Passing through Tucumcari is an annual event, and was SO TICKLED to find this gem on my way to the Teepee Curio shop! Substantive Americano and grilled panini with spinach, egg, ham n egg. Clean funky aviation/Route 66 themed dining area, sweet little patio. Friendly...More

2  Thank Kateofyummyfunfood
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Went there for my latte fix - I was not disappointed - a good latte and great venue with very efficient friendly staff

3  Thank alisontoia
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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent coffee! The service was fabulous! The staff were so friendly. Try one of the sandwiches for breakfast or lunch. Load up on a great cup of Joe and take in all Tucumcari has to offer.

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent food, very clean, quick and happy service. One of the best lattes I've ever had. This will be a favorite every time I pass by.

2  Thank Bob H
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Great food and gathering place for interesting locals who shared information w me and other visitors.

2  Thank TOM D
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Hotel we stayed at had weak coffee and wanted full throttle caffeine fix. Circa delivered the fix I needed to get on the road to Kansas. Great service .

2  Thank ldt66
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$8
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 11:00
07:00 - 13:00
07:00 - 13:00
07:00 - 13:00
07:00 - 13:00
07:00 - 13:00
07:00 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1620 E Route 66 Blvd, Tucumcari, NM 88401-4331
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Tucumcari
  • Phone Number: +1 575-461-6099
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Circa is a trendy, European style espresso bar and restaurant located on the west wing of The Historic Route 66 Motel. Serving specialty and gourmet coffees, delicious breakfast and lunch paninis, and pastries to both guests and the public, Circa is certain to please the most discerning coffee aficionado.
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