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Michaels Kitchen Cafe & Bakery

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££ - £££
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304 C Norte Pueblo Road, Taos, NM 87571
+1 575-758-4178
07:00 - 14:30
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Mon - Thu 07:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sun 07:00 - 20:00
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Austin, Texas
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Not many food options for breakfast in this area before 9am. Grateful for Michaels being open. Great food with local ambience. 2blocks from plaza.

Thank mcsh41
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70 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This quintessential staple of Taos needs to modernize its facilities. It has the appearance of a greasy spoon, and the wait staff is not friendly at all. Food this expensive should taste better. My grandma can make a better cup of coffee, and she's dead!

Thank hotelmagellaninn
Los Alamos, New Mexico
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Four of us ate at Michaels Kitchen for the first time. The menu was extensive. We were surprised at the green chili. It was tan in color something we have not experienced in New Mexico. The taste was OK. It only came with small bits of hamburger in in - no vegetarian. Our meal was fine and the service was... More 

Thank Don G
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by in the morning for some cinammon rolls andpastries. Oh so delicious and well priced. So the next day we returned for dinner. We had a stuffed sophopia. OMG. That was so delicious and it fed two of us.

Thank Mariann R
Claremore, OK
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a party of 6. Service was good. We had traditional types of food ranging from pancakes, omelettes, biscuits and gravy and a kids plate. The food was fine but nothing over the top. The pastries looked great but we did not try them.

Thank brichr
Denver, Colorado
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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Starting out on a long drive home, all we wanted was coffee to go. Stopped in to see about that and maybe a pastry, and ended up having one of the best breakfasts. The place is quirky and fun and oh so friendly. We split an enormous breakfast burrito with delicious red and green chili and also split an even... More 

Thank BethCentennial
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was plentiful and the waitress attentive. The restaurant has personality and so do the people!

Thank Kasey P
Texarkana, Arkansas
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129 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a large party walk in for breakfast. There was a long line, but it was worth the wait. The fresh warm donuts were amazing. The kids ate every bite of their breakfast and the adults loved there's also. everything we had on the menu was great.

Thank natd2
Mayfield, New York
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were tourist - Recommended by a shop owner. Sat next to a 83 year old ski instructor who has been there since retiring as a surgeon in Manhattan 20 plus years ago. Food is memorable in the best possible way. Service the way you want it. Prices are low, portions are huge. Flavor is off the charts. The bakery... More 

Thank retired518
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248 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a local "mom and pop" kind of place in Taos and it always has a crowd. We liked it so much, we ate there for dinner one night and went back the next morning for breakfast. If you want authentic Mexican food, then you will like this place! and if you don't want Mexican, there are plenty of... More 

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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 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
American, Southwestern, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 304 C Norte Pueblo Road, Taos, NM 87571
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Taos
  • Phone Number: +1 575-758-4178
A family run restaurant and bakery in business for the past 37 years and still cooking! A menu of mouth-watering American and Spanish dishes, we serve breakfast, lunch, dinner and dessert.

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