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The Cafe at Excursions of Escalante

Cafe, Belgian
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125 E Main St, at Excursions of Escalante, Escalante, UT 84726-7709 (Formerly Trailhead Cafe & Grill)
+1 800-839-7567
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

well-made mocha espressos (got temps right on the drink). No more waffles? I asked about them but only ice cream sandwich/ice cream available. Sorry we did not try one but were hitting the road back home when we stopped in.

Thank Utah801ski
Littleton, Colorado
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Trip exceeded our high expectations! Enjoyed the ice cream and sorbet after the adventure. Will be back!

Thank gregkrause
ExcursionsTeam, Owner at The Cafe at Excursions of Escalante, responded to this review

Greetings Greg - Thank you for taking the time to write this review! We very much appreciate it. We look forward to another adventure on your next visit with Ben. Have a wonderful Spring. Thanks again! Rick & Amie More 

newark, delaware
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245 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Ate here one of the nights we stayed at Slot Canyon Inn. The chef uses the kitchen of the Inn and an outdoor wood oven to prepare the food. As far as we could see, he worked alone except for one server. Three tables in the dining room were taken as well as several tables outside, so they were very... More 

Thank newarkdelawaregin
Santa Cruz, California
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85 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

She makes about ten different hand crafted ice cream sandwiches herself using an old family recipe for the cookies. If I lived here I'd weigh a ton.

Thank ukulelemama
Cedar City, Utah
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235 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Stopped in here to pick their brains for a few minutes. I forget their names but the apparent husband and wife couple were very helpful in letting us know about different adventures in the area. Bought a sticker... "I See Canyons"

Thank dremmettdc
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Great gear, best t shirts in Utah, has a little wire cage from which to buy wine. You CANNOT beat it in Escalant.

Thank jwaneeta
Ogden, Utah
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3 reviews
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Amy is so sweet. I came in to try these amazing waffles but they weren't in season yet. I did however have this ice cream waffle sandwich; I fell in love at first bite. This was so friggin good! Amy legendary waffle ice cream sandwich 😍 and the chai tea perfect no sugar needed.

Thank ginqersnap
Blanding, Utah
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Amie and crew at the cafe are excellent hosts and their service and smiles make any weary traveler happy to have stopped in. I spent multiple days with a group at this business location and it was a joy and a pleasure. The location is easy to find, and they have great spacious outdoor seating and arrangements to enjoy the... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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94 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2015

Fantastic ice cream (choices) between two home made waffle cookies - wow - an unexpected treat. Family recipe on the cookies.

1 Thank Tom B
St Louis, MO
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77 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2014

A great place to drop in for a coffee, cookies and/or ice cream. We picked up lattes and cookies before heading out to Burr Trail. Amie is just delightful and full of information. As a treat after an excursion, which shouldn't be missed, we celebrated with ice cream!

1 Thank Macomo

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Restaurant Details

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US$2 - US$5
Cafe, Belgian
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 E Main St, at Excursions of Escalante, Escalante, UT 84726-7709 (Formerly Trailhead Cafe & Grill)
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Escalante
  • Phone Number: +1 800-839-7567
Fully open after two years of renovation, The Cafe at Excursions of Escalante proudly offers espresso drinks, all natural locally made ice cream, and homemade Liege waffles. Open 6 days a week!

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