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Adam's Mountain Cafe

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Vegetarian, Healthy, Organic
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26 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1889
719-685-1430
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8:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
Good for:
Romance
Local cuisine
Outdoor seating
Special occasions
Entertaining clients
Breakfast/Brunch
Lunch
Dinner
Reservations
Dessert

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  • 188
    Excellent
  • 88
    Very good
  • 37
    Average
  • 22
    Poor
  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Late lunch - no crowd -Superb!

Delightful little restaurant with a lot of local color; loved the artwork and would LOVE to buy some! Our meal was delicious, and the server courteous and friendly. We thoroughly enjoyed our meal (hot tuna melt and soup) washed it down with locally brewed beer and ... The house Cinnamon Spice... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
TexasCoastal_Lady
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The Woodlands, Texas
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Outdoor seating
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Dessert
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349 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
The Woodlands, Texas
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

Delightful little restaurant with a lot of local color; loved the artwork and would LOVE to buy some! Our meal was delicious, and the server courteous and friendly. We thoroughly enjoyed our meal (hot tuna melt and soup) washed it down with locally brewed beer and ... The house Cinnamon Spice Tea. Found the tea in Boulder (or online) quite... More 

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Castle Rock, Colorado
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 NEW

We have always looked forward to lunch at the old location which was consistently great. Yesterday, we visited the new location and were very disappointed. I order the "Peak" sandwich. It is suppose to be a hot sandwich and when it came, the chicken was, even giving the benefit of the doubt, WARM/COLD. I sent it back. It returned later... More 

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Taos County, New Mexico
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

I read great reviews on how veg/vegan friendly Adam's was, so we did breakfast Saturday during our recent visit to the area. There were not many vegan options at all. We got the Rancheros with tofu and a side of potatoes with chili. I *rarely* need to add seasoning, but the potatoes were downright bland. The tofu on the Rancheros... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

This was the second time my wife and I have eaten at Adams Mtn Café. The first time was for breakfast (which was delicious) the same day as the Casket races, this time my wife and I had dinner at the Adam's as we were in Manitou that day just to hang out. The atmosphere of the restaurant is very... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Top Contributor
154 reviews 154 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

The best food, acceptable service, and great atmosphere. We love, love Adams Mountain Cafe just before a hike in Red Rock Canyon Open Space or the Garden of the Gods. Still cozy atmosphere after moving from downtown Manitou Springs. The wait staff is great but the host was less than attentive. We have had friends and family that left the... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

We went to the new location on a busy Sunday morning. The building is charming, light & airy, great local artwork on walls. Only had to wait abut 15 minutes. Enjoyed coffee while we waited. Service was great as was the coffee.The wait staff was very attentive. Our water glasses and coffee cups were never less than full. Breakfast was... More 

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Cosmopolis, Washington
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Fabulous service, delicious food, diverse menu with excellent vegetarian and sustainable fish options! This is excellent food in an informal setting; they advertise themselves as "slow food" from around the world. It was a fun menu, that included Tibetan, North African, Vietnamese inspired dishes (and much more). We came away wishing we could take the restaurant home with us!

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Manitou Springs
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

The newly restored and reenergized Adam's Mountain Cafe is on longer a true downtown Manitou Springs hotspot! But it is still a convenient, delicious and unique restaurant for all three meals. Now located at the gateway to Manitou Springs, Adam's offers an excellent variety of healthier and freshly prepared foods. Good ambiance, service and fine wine selection.

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New Orleans
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I stayed in Manitou Springs for 10 days over the holidays visiting family. Since I flew in, I was without transportation so needed establishments within walking distance from the hotel. I went to Adam's Mountain Café for lunch one day. The menu was posted outside by the door and looked intriquing, so in I went. I found Adam's to be... More 

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Woodland Park, Colorado
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

I have been to Adams at their prior location many times for lunch and found it delightful, especially sitting outside by the river. My husband and I needed a quick breakfast today and our #1 choice was closed on Mondays, so I begged him to go to Adams, not his choice because of the no bacon/meats kind of thing. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 26 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1889
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Manitou Springs
  • Phone Number: 719-685-1430

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 22
  • Cuisine: Vegetarian, Healthy, Organic

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?