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Higher Grounds Coffee

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189 Talisman Dr, Ste A, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147-7916
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 7:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Perkiomenville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are staying next door visiting from PA. Really Good pumpkin lattes!!! Cinnamon rolls are delicious as well as the banana bread.

Thank kellyibob
Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stopped in for coffee during my stay in Pagosa and was very happy to hear they can make their drink choices with almond milk. I really appreciated that. The barista took time with me to go over various drinks and I ended up with, I think, the salted caramel mocha or maybe just a salted caramel. I had them... More 

Thank JusttheFacts87
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped by because it looked quaint. We each had a fruit smoothie and drank it on the front sidewalk at a table for two. The staff was nice and friendly . They are dog friendly. There was 2 dogs that were waiting for their treat outside .

Thank Debra S
New Mexico
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great coffee, however, sometimes you will have to wait for order, if someone they know walks in after you and orders. Then they may just prepare their order before yours. Kinda frustrating. I've been going there for 6 weeks, everyday and more than once I see them set my cup aside and make the the person behind me their coffee... More 

Thank ksctt
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It appears that Higher Grounds has changed ownership since we were there last vacation, but the latte was good and service friendly as ever.

Thank william g
Pagosa Springs, Colorado
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

This comfortable coffee house is frequented by locals and visitors. There is a wide variety of sandwiches, coffees, and teas. Also available are crafts and beautiful cards.

Thank SMBReston
Coconut Grove
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

easy access; great Latte with variety of muffins, pastries and hot breakfast sandwiches - lots of locals but also area hotel guests; nice service

Thank Joe K
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

Went there twice for breakfast and Good and strong Americano during our visit. Tasty breakfast bagel and croissants. Great meeting place or solo with a book or laptop.

Thank TamTamVictoria
Lakewood, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

We are spending the week in Pagosa at Wyndom. On our morning walks we stopped at the Higher Grounds Coffee. The staff was friendly and the coffee very good. The location and the interior were very confortable. this is a good place to spend an hour in the morning.

Thank stephenf197
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

Love to visit this quaint coffee shop in Pagosa Springs. Nice comfortable setting with free Wifi. They serve great coffee and wonderful pastries and lunch items. I had an Americano which tasted wonderful. Great place to relax, read, and enjoy a cup of joe.

Thank Walmull

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
6:30 am - 7:00 pm
6:30 am - 7:00 pm
6:30 am - 7:00 pm
6:30 am - 7:00 pm
6:30 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 189 Talisman Dr, Ste A, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147-7916
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Pagosa Springs
  • Phone Number: 19707313666
As the town's longest running coffee house, Higher Grounds was established in 2004 with the goal of bringing the country's then-emerging craft coffee scene to the quaint mountain community of Pagosa Springs. Exclusively serving organic fair trade coffee, fresh in-house baked goods, and a curated selection of local beers & spirits, we continually strive to be THE destination for both locals and visitors.

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