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Kind Coffee

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470 East Elkhorn Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517
+1 970-586-5206
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6:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Dallas, Texas
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Best coffee in town, employees are friendly and helpful. They also stock cute souvenirs (socks, anyone?) to browse while you wait in line.

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Thank WallaceQBear
Sarasota FL
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74 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Unless you HAVE to have SB, go here for a change. Great location! Good coffee. Tip of the day: Get coffee in their standard mugs (not to go) and you get FREE refill. Get a cookie, scone, or other breakfast item, take it outside and sit along the river! Fabulous! We went here multiple times during our two week stay... More 

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Estes Park, Colorado
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Always good coffee and breakfast. My favorite local coffee spot and place to meet up with friends and colleagues.

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Thank kgmr77
Lenexa, KS
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62 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a wonderful place to gather in Estes for a great cup of coffee. Many choices of coffee and snacks. They have cute little items in the store for purchase along with their coffees. Another great thing about this place is the outside. It is right along the river walk in downtown. They have provided many tables and chairs... More 

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Thank Lenexa_KSJayhawk
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Line at front door every morning and parking is tight but the line moves pretty quickly. Coffee is very good and so are the breakfast sandwiches. Seating was easy to find in the grassy area by the shop and also by the river.

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Thank Tee S
Mukilteo, Washington
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209 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were looking for some coffee and light breakfast sandwich and went to (you know who), but the lines were so long we walked back a block or so to Kind Coffee and found a very short line, friendly service, sample menus (I had the sausage and egg wheat bagel), better tasting coffee and wonderful outside seating by the river.... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently walked by Starbucks in Estes Park and observed a line with two dozen tourists in need of a familiar coffee experience. Continued walking a few more steps to Kind Coffee and found: bright lighting, delicious iced coffee, generous seating (HINT go to the back and check out all the seating around the corner), welcoming staff, and only a... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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103 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Kind coffee is a great place to get coffee, smoothies, and breakfast. I visited here nearly everyday for my coffee fix and was never disappointed. The staff was fun, friendly, and worked at a fast pace. There is plenty of room to sit inside, but most people opt for enjoying their beverages outside by the creek. I ended up buying... More 

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Dallas
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great little coffee shop that could cater to her about anyone. They have good coffee and interesting little products. They also have plenty of room whether you want to sit inside or outside.

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Thank DaveDubya
San Antonio, Texas
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were delighted to stumble upon Kind Coffee. Delicious breakfast options like breakfast burritos (vegetarian and gluten-free options) and bagels. Very good coffee and tea. The best part is sitting out back along the river to enjoy the morning sun, dog watching, and the sound of the river's applause to the day.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Gluten Free
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 470 East Elkhorn Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Estes Park
  • Phone Number: +1 970-586-5206
Description
KIND offers Estes Park's only roasted coffee- all certified organic and fair trade. We're also a full service coffee shop- organic teas, fresh fruit smoothies, milkshakes, and a slew of breakfast and lunch items. While you're here, enjoy free WiFi (with any purchase); riverfront seating and access; great Estes Park souvenir shopping and don't forget the dog sitter (or friend or family) so get some poundage (of fresh roasted beans) to take home with you! Are you a local (or tourist?) Find Kind Coffee on Facebook to take advantage of Deals and be notified of specials and new coffees/events. History Established in 2002. Kind Coffee is dynamically committed to supporting local communities and promoting the sustainability of our environment. We consider it our mission to provide customers the opportunity to positively impact the planet through the purchase of our high quality roasts. Each bean that comes out of our roastery is chemical free, fairly traded, shade grown, certified organic, Swiss Water decaffeinated, good for you and the environment. In other words, Kind is what coffee should be. Kind's intent extends beyond a profit, attempting to reach the consumer's principles, perhaps enticing other businesses to do the same. We are thrilled to be able to give of our time, energy, money and, of course, coffee, to non-profit organizations and other causes and events in order to give back to the community that supports us. This example, we hope, will encourage coffee drinkers to keep choosing fairly traded, shade grown, certified organic coffee that celebrates life and the preservation of our world.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?