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What A Grind

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341 N. Commercial Avenue, Trinidad, CO 81082
+1 719-846-0505
Today
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast
Description: We are a full service restaurant with a unique quality of having a full...
We are a full service restaurant with a unique quality of having a full service espresso bar, as well as a full bar. We proudly serve a breakfast, lunch and dinner menu. Our coffees are always fresh and we are proud to feature Spanish Peaks Coffee Company out of Colorado Springs.
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Visitor rating
  • 16
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice place

Every town should have a non-corporate coffee place like this, except WAG goes one better and has a bar and good food. Friendly staff and local characters. We enjoyed it.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
Thomas K
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Lakewood Co
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Not a very friendly staff and the food was not great. I felt unwelcomed and more like a burden then a customer

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Lakewood Co
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Every town should have a non-corporate coffee place like this, except WAG goes one better and has a bar and good food. Friendly staff and local characters. We enjoyed it.

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Trinidad, Colorado
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34 reviews 34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

No premade mixes ~ their drinks are from scratch. Their margaritas and moonshine martin is tasted great. Our group also really enjoyed the fried pickles and jalapeño poppers

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North Port, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Just a short hop from the Amtrak station. Wonderful ambiance, knowledgeable, friendly waitstaff, an oasis for a weary traveller. The fare is equally five star.

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Best $1 dark roast cup of Joe in the West. Great Menu, food is always fresh, entrees attentively prepared, servings are generous. Waitstaff are attentive and accommodating. Prices are steep but the offerings are worth it. Mediterranean Omelet and Mozzerella/Basil Sandwich are awesome. Great wine & beer offerings.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Top Contributor
138 reviews 138 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We stopped by for a quick cup of coffee and ended up staying and enjoyed the ambiance. The coffee tasted very good. I had a mocha and it was made with high quality chocolate. Would return!

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Mustang, Ok
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127 reviews 127 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Small portions for the price, but the food was very tasty. Very good, attentive service from all. This was recommended by a local shop owner. I had a buffalo burger and it was excellent. Wife said her 1/2 sandwich and 1/2 soup lunch was good, just not very much food. I would eat here again. We ate here while walking... More 

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oklahoma
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28 reviews 28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Stopped here on the way through back to Oklahoma. Cute, trendy little place. My husband enjoyed his veggie burger on a pretzel bun and I had a grilled veggie panini. We both had black and tan onion rings which were perfect, light & crispy batter. They also have a coffee bar and alcohol bar. They have desserts too which we... More 

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Top Contributor
207 reviews 207 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I stopped in with friends for a late afternoon lunch (after 3pm) on a Monday. I was surprised to find out that this place is coffee shop and a bar AND a restaurant. I guess in a town the size of Trinidad, a business has to multitask. I got a Grinds Grill which has artichoke hearts, tomatoes, fresh spinach, pesto,... More 

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Benbrook
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We stopped in here because of the good reviews, and frankly because nothing much else was open. The place is small, but we liked the atmosphere. We did feel a little out of place though. This is obviously a local hangout, and we were not locals. Regardless, we ordered an appetizer and drinks. The food was good and the prices... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 341 N. Commercial Avenue, Trinidad, CO 81082
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Trinidad
  • Phone Number: +1 719-846-0505

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 25
  • Cuisine: Bar, Coffee Shop, Coffee Shop

Description

We are a full service restaurant with a unique quality of having a full service espresso bar, as well as a full bar. We proudly serve a breakfast, lunch and dinner menu. Our coffees are always fresh and we are proud to feature Spanish Peaks Coffee Company out of Colorado Springs.
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?