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Windy Saddle Cafe

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1110 Washington Ave, Golden, CO 80401-1237
+1 303-279-1905
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Get your lovely latte where the locals hang out. Coffee shop in a Quaint setting in old town Golden. Nice breakfast or lunch menu. Met a friend for a quick chat and coffee of the day. Free wi-fi. Fast , friendly service. When in the area, I always stop here.

Thank Sheri M
san antonio
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This a good coffee shop on Main street with pastries and a small menu of other choices. It is fine for a bite or place to take a break. Not recommended for kids.

Thank P1122XJmikes
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Windy Saddle is a good option for a coffee shop or somewhere for a tasty meal. Relaxed, familiar sort of vibe for a chilled experience. Won't blow your socks off, but you'll probably be happy.

Thank Mathewv
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant (use that loosely as it is a coffee and sandwhiche shop) was recommended to us by a local. It really is coffee, smoothies, and sandwhiches. Includes breakfast options (wraps, quiche, breakfast burritos). It starts serving lunch at 11am on weekends. The sandwhiches were good, nothing we would return specifically for.

Thank Jamie S
San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016

Went there with two girlfriends a few weeks ago for coffee. We shared a brownie between the three of us (big spenders!). Both it and the coffee was great. Ambiance fun.

Thank REJ810
bennington vermont
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

4 of us had breakfast and tried almost everything! The white chocolate strawberry muffin and very berry bar were amazing! Also enjoyed carrot coffee cake, breakfast veggie burrito, breakfast sandwiches and quiche! The coffees were fabulous...Dark is the night with a double shot of espresso and white out coffee were everyone's fav!

Thank newways
Golden, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

We went there after the farmers' market, and were ready for a hearty meal and cup o coffee or chai tea. It was also about time to have a seat and just watch the visitors to Golden. The burrito and the other breakfast sandwiches were very tasty and filling, definitely worth the money, and also rather inexpensive for downtown Golden.

Thank patcris2264
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Very cute place, with a good selection of food though not so large that it's difficult to make a decision. The spinach quiche was great.

Thank Jennafer B
Golden, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Really well prepared, fresh and good breakfast and lunch options. Great coffee drinks. Eclectic and unassuming interior. Delish bakery items, alway with vegan and GF options. One of my faves, esp sitting on the sidewalk patio. Located directly under the Golden arch.

Thank Susanne R
Olathe, Kansas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

Had the home made granola and yoghurt and wife had a smoothie. Coffee was very good, service was quick and there was a really nice atmosphere.

Thank JimOB1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $12
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1110 Washington Ave, Golden, CO 80401-1237
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Golden
  • Phone Number: +1 303-279-1905

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