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The Coffee Spot

900 Paseo Del Pueblo Norte, El Prado, Taos, NM 87571-6162
+1 575-758-8556
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great coffee” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
900 Paseo Del Pueblo Norte, El Prado, Taos, NM 87571-6162
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Reviewed 3 June 2016

while the food was good the ambience was fantastic. A very unassuming and relaxing place to eat. I recommend you try it

2  Thank ralphscatamacchia
Reviewed 2 June 2016

The coffee here is fresh and strong. The furniture is uncomfortable and the other clientele is often unkempt and sketchy. My recommendation is to get your beverage to go and scoot outta there. Never tried the food so I can't comment.

Thank Chrisderanchos
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Small joint, but excellent service, food and tea/coffee drinks. You order at a counter and they bring your food to you. We were there for breakfast, and they are pretty big portions.

3  Thank Princezred
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Interesting would be an overly optimistic term, when used to describe The Coffee Spot. Overall the environment was slightly dirty and crowded, service was slow, and I found a hair in my food. I would not recommend The Coffee Spot to anyone, especially not to...More

4  Thank Anonymous58256
Reviewed 23 February 2016

I met a friend here as it was halfway for each of us and easy to find. The service was good and the coffee up to par. It filled up with happy patrons while we were there.

2  Thank kowell
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Eclectic business with a consistently good cup of coffee. We go as much for the people watching as the beverages, as the clientele included an interesting, rough edges Taos counter-culture.

2  Thank csuppy
Reviewed 5 January 2016

This is it, you found it! The authentic Taos coffee and pastry shop - real local folks serving the best coffees, pastries, and local flavor you could ask for. Drop in, say hi, enjoy your favorite drink expertly prepared with zero pretension!

1  Thank JoeHoustonTraveller
Reviewed 28 December 2015

We were looking for a breakfast spot open early and on the way to the Ski Valley and spotted this little hole in the wall! We are avid coffee drinkers and everyone was pleasantly surprised how amazing the Coffee was! I went as far to...More

Thank ElocinTX
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

We arrived in Taos too early to check in and so we decided to try this place out. LOVE! This is a quirky and surprising spot. From the pay it forward mentality to the absolutely top notch customer service - this place is a hidden...More

Thank T C
Reviewed 20 November 2015

Let me just say that I was going to try every coffee shop I could in Taos. This one was my second. And I didn't try another. Why should I? This was just the best! And the young lady who worked there on the Mon,...More

Thank 4wagggs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Paseo Del Pueblo Norte, El Prado, Taos, NM 87571-6162
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Taos  >  El Prado
  • Phone Number: +1 575-758-8556
  • E-mail
Serving made to order breakfast and lunch from 6am to 3 pm every day. Gluten free and vegan dishes are available. Fresh pastries daily. Pies by the slice or special order. Very strong Taos Roasters coffee. Perfectly made espresso drinks, Two Leaves and a Bud tea, home made chai and Ghiradelli Hot Chocolate. Expensive ingredients and five star service combined with thrift shop flatware and local art to create the prefect balance for a great local hang out!
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