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Palisade Cafe and Grill

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113 W 3rd Street, Palisade, CO 81526
970-464-0657
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Dessert
Description: Welcome to THE Palisade Cafe. For over 75 years serving up good food in a...
Welcome to THE Palisade Cafe. For over 75 years serving up good food in a great atmosphere in downtown Palisade, Colorado (Peach and Wine Capital of the World). Come have a good home-cooked meal with a local beer or a glass of our local wine. We are the only downtown establishment open seven days a week, serving lunch/dinner Monday-Friday and Breakfast too on Saturday and Sunday. We have live music every Friday night with local talent and Happy Hour every Monday thru Friday from 4-7 p.m. Come join us in our little slice of heaven.
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Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Scenic view

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 26
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great Food, great service

Their asian chicken salad is the best! The friendliness of the management and the server was outstanding! The chef always makes us feel at home, and values our opinion about the food. He even gave us free dessert for trying his grandmas homemade carrot cake, which was fantastic, by the way! Very... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 1, 2015
sandeelee
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Scenic view
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Takeout
  • Dessert
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66 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

Their asian chicken salad is the best! The friendliness of the management and the server was outstanding! The chef always makes us feel at home, and values our opinion about the food. He even gave us free dessert for trying his grandmas homemade carrot cake, which was fantastic, by the way! Very clean and great atmosphere. Good value

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW via mobile

This is a local cafe that serves fabulous food. When you go in be sure to try PoorBoy Fish Sandwhich, Asian Chicken Salad or one of their burgers. The staff is very friendly and they give excellent customer service. Oh and dont forget to try their homemade carrot cake. So if you are in Palisade be sure to stop in.

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Palisade, Colorado, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Traditional eatery. old fashion comfort food. Friendly, sometimes overworked, staff. They don't watch your calories, so you better. local tradition.

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Its got a nice dining room, they feature live music at times, a decent bar. Food is ok, nothing I'd write home about. It features salads, sandwiches, and burgers. They have a chalkboard sign out front declaring that they have the best burger in town... its not. I had a preformed patty and it was cooked well done. I can... More 

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Billings, Montana
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

After touring the wine cellar we stopped in the cafe for a late lunch. The burgers and fries were good but not exceptional. Every table was filled with locals and tourists and refilled as they emptied yet the staff managed to keep up and maintain there cool. Good Job.

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South West U.S.
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Things go wrong in the kitchen and it isn't the servers fault. They are your interface with the establishment and having worked in restaurants for 30 years I am always polite and friendly. So when I informed the wonderful waitress that the beans on her favorite breakfast were not cooked you might expect an apology and interest in making things... More 

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denver29
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Decent Cafe food, nice atmosphere. Service is really not good. They are busy, but really??? Dont be in a rush and you will have to remind waitress many times what you need. we visited three times over weekend as one of the only places in town.

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Hilton Head Island
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97 reviews 97 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This cafe is in central Palisade, and not bad if you don't have time to go to Grand Junction. We had a patty melt and a bacon cheeseburger, both $8.95. Not bad, not great; friendly staff and prompt service.

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Chicago, Illinois
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We were in Paisades on a Monday. Not a good idea as everything is closed. This place is smart to be open on Monday. I ordered the burger and fries, both were terrible. The burger tasted like it was right from the freezer and the fries had a weird taste to them. Our server was very nice and the restaurant... More 

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Palisade, Colorado
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Not a big selection, but there is is done well.Nice decor with the feeling of locals but welcoming. When in in doubt, keep it simple, stupid. Was there before August of '13, but that's the furthest back I could go and couldn't leave it blank.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 113 W 3rd Street, Palisade, CO 81526
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Palisade
  • Phone Number: 970-464-0657

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Café, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Scenic view

Description

Welcome to THE Palisade Cafe. For over 75 years serving up good food in a great atmosphere in downtown Palisade, Colorado (Peach and Wine Capital of the World). Come have a good home-cooked meal with a local beer or a glass of our local wine. We are the only downtown establishment open seven days a week, serving lunch/dinner Monday-Friday and Breakfast too on Saturday and Sunday. We have live music every Friday night with local talent and Happy Hour every Monday thru Friday from 4-7 p.m. Come join us in our little slice of heaven.
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?