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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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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“pasta” (20 reviews)
“flounder” (6 reviews)
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4179 State Road 68, Ranchos De Taos, Taos, NM 87557-8763
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1 - 10 of 204 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

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 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had an absolutely delightful meal here: fantastic service, amazing food, a good wine list, and nice ambience. Highly recommended!

Thank John W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is Taos' most reliably excellent restaurant. I have been eating here for over 20 years and it just keeps getting better. It is clear the chef knows his business and every detail of several courses was perfectly done. The wait staff was very helpful....More

Thank happycamper690
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This restaurant is out of the main part of Taos, but there is free parking. The restaurant's decour is charming and enhanced by all of the original art on the walls. The owner allows local artists to display their works and doesn't take a commission...More

1  Thank WendyCampb
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have been to Taos Trading Post many, many times. Without exception the food is always wonderful and the desserts are fabulous. Everything is homemade and presented beautifully!!!

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 17 May 2017

My family and I decided to have a Mother's Day brunch here this past Sunday. The menu is prix fixe with beverages added. This was our second time visiting the Trading Post for brunch. As previously, it was sumptuous with many choices for all. Brunch...More

Thank claudebodson
Reviewed 16 May 2017

From the outside I probably wouldn't have stopped in here for dinner, but I read some good reviews and decided to check it out. It was outstanding! Great, warm, homemade bread to start was honestly worth the trip. I had the Piccata Milanese - it's...More

Thank lolok839
Reviewed 10 May 2017

A local shop keeper suggested we try this place and that the 3 course pre fixe is a deal. We did and it is a deal. Wait staff was informed about the menue and ingredients. Soup tasty, salad greens were fresh. Pasta dish was done...More

Thank michael b
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We went there for dinner and actually enjoyed a very nice dinner! My wife ordered the flounder special as recommended by many and yes, it's good. Well cooked and served with tasty vegetables. For my part I had the pork chop a la carte and...More

Thank Alain G
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What does the Mangia Festa consist of? Are there choices and what are they? Do they change from week to week or always the same? Maybe that menu should be listed along with the regular menu.
21 August 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
Is this restaurant open for Sunday Brunch??
21 August 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
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
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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