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Cafe Dawn

203 W 1st St, Salida, CO 81201-2032
+1 719-539-5105
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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203 W 1st St, Salida, CO 81201-2032
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11 - 20 of 138 reviews

Reviewed 2 April 2017

The headline pretty much says it all. We went into this place on our last visit but were not able to try it out because this is one of the 17 last places on the planet who DOESN'T ACCEPT CARDS!!!! Seriously?!?!?! 90% of the FOOD...More

Thank VegasAdventurer
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Café Dawn offers great coffee and some of the best breakfast in Salida. Convenient for downtown and close to the small skatepark.

Thank Clive L
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We had coffee and a sandwich. Both were very good. We sat outside, very pleasant. If we lived in Salida we can see this being a favorite of ours.

Thank Rosesonata
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

This is my favorite coffee place in salida. They also make homemade bagels which are excellent. There is plenty of seating and it's a great place to work or read too.

Thank Polly T
Reviewed 16 December 2016

This place is a must stop if you visit Salida, great location, great atmosphere and the best cup of coffee in town. Sit outside and get the trail beta from friendly locals.

Thank Joel M
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Not sure why this cafe doesn't rank higher. I was in Salida for a week and was staying just around the corner from Cafe Dawn. The owner/barista was very, very friendly and the coffee and lattes were delicious. Moreover, it had great local flavor. It...More

Thank morningsglory
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We have eaten breakfast here a number of times. They have a limited breakfast menu, but the coffee is delicious!

Thank Landondeane
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This was a return visit to Salida and to Cafe Dawn......second visit was just as lovely as the first...three years ago. The staff is very customer focused and friendly. The 'locals' who make up the majority of the customer base are equally as friendly and...More

Thank MGordonCharlotte_NC
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Stopped in for to go coffee. Place is cute plus the staff is friendly and helpful. So if you are looking for a non chain coffee shop, here's your place.

Thank LoriDDenver
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We came in at the end of the day after traveling a few hours. They were still open so we got a couple Americanos. Drip coffee was out for the day. Just what we needed to walk the downtown for the rest of the evening....More

Thank Paulsson72
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 7
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 18:00
Monday
06:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 18:00
Thursday
06:00 - 18:00
Friday
06:00 - 18:00
Saturday
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 W 1st St, Salida, CO 81201-2032
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Salida
  • Phone Number: +1 719-539-5105
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Description
CAFE DAWN is committed to offering a great cup of coffee and fast, friendly service. We proudly serve Allegro Organic, Fair Trade espresso, coffee and loose tea, along with delicious and locally-made baked goods, frittatas and egg sandwiches. Established in 2008, CAFE DAWN has been voted BEST coffee shop by the community every year.
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