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Cafe 13

1301 Arapahoe St, Golden, CO 80401-1830
+1 303-278-2225
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“frittata” (3 reviews)
“cinnamon buns” (2 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 3:00 pmAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1301 Arapahoe St, Golden, CO 80401-1830
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Food and coffee were good. Quaint spot. We were there on a Monday morning, so parking was easy and we got a table right away. Nice place to relax and regroup.

Thank Margaret K
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Café 13 is a small breakfast and lunch place, usually full of hungry guests. Breakfasts are well prepared, with a reasonable range of options. Baked goods are truly outstanding. There's always a frittata of the day, plus the full menu. Pecan and cinnamon rolls are...More

Thank peter l
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Visited here, while visiting Golden, for breakfast for the 3 days we were here. Staff are friendly and food is great. Very extensive breakfast menu from bagels to burritos to scrambles to pancakes, they also do a good selection of cakes including muffins, cookies and...More

Thank 40_Tigger_fan
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I have been here 4 times now. Last time I had my parents, 2 brothers and a sis in law with. We all liked our food. Small place with somewhat limited seating. Overall worth a visit.

Thank dbackmr
Reviewed 13 August 2017

What a cool place! Great food, great service, wonderful coffee and espresso. Seeing all the regulars come in and out while visiting let us know that we had found the spot for a great Golden meal. You have to stop by and see for yourself....More

Thank theiting
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We found this cute little spot by accident, just because the building was so unique! We had a delightful lunch outside and delicious coffee and tea. What a treat.

Thank kkellylady22
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great baked goods and sandwiches. Seating is in small comfortable library-like rooms or in the sales area. In downtown Golden.

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

This little breakfast and lunch spot in Golden, CO, is a hidden gem. This is a great casual place the food is great and service is fast and friendly.

Thank Craig B
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

On the positive side: Easy to walk to when you are in downtown Golden lodging; interesting atmosphere with fascinating building history; fun seating options; excellent-tasting coffee (some of the best we have ever had!) and coffee drinks; a good variety of menu options that tasted...More

Thank Greenspringer
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We came here early in the morning for breakfast. The food was lovely. The menu had a great selection of healthy choices, and the coffee options plentiful. There was a choice of three different cozy rooms to dine in as well as outdoor seating areas...More

Thank Mazen K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 9
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1301 Arapahoe St, Golden, CO 80401-1830
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Golden
  • Phone Number: +1 303-278-2225
  • E-mail
Cafe 13 is considered by many locals as being Golden's Living Room. We believe in the idea of the cafe as a social institution, a positive landmark in the community where work gets done, people connect, and ideas are shared. Our open, welcoming space is the ideal backdrop to any part of your day and we hope you feel the same. Finally but not least, we are proud to offer thoughtful, healthy breakfast and lunch items from our kitchen. Whether you are looking for a delicious sandwich, fresh salad, or just something sweet to nibble on, we've got you covered.
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