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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Pizza Place
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“This is our favorite pizza in Salida, though there are several great places to choose from. Simple fare, and a great patio in the summer.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
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“Bar & Tapas. Located across from the park/river, it's a nice stop for a small, foodie stop.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great food and possibly the best sangria I've ever tasted. This is one of our favorite places in Salida. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Bar
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“Always good music on weekends. The bar food is excellent too. Great service & drink menu too. Awesome summer ambiance in the summer on the outdoor patio.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bakery
“Everything here is delicious -- bread for the sandwiches is baked fresh daily. High quality ingredients, creative menu, and fun vibe. Often very crowded at lunch - consider getting food to-go and walking down to Riverside Park.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Has live music on Fridays & great food. The view is right next to the Arkansas River. Cannot beat the ambiance.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bar
“Nice variety of good quality food; including seafood. This is one of my favorites in Salida, downtown.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Nice cuisine in a classic old Salida building. A bit more upscale for your evening meal. Great place for special occasions.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“The owners, David and Kerry have an incredible sense of quality everything, support local endeavors and cook fabulous food. Stop in for local fare and leave with ultra happy taste buds.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bar
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  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“The best Pho around! The outdoor river seating is pretty unique. The brick building was the local feed store not so long ago. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
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“We eat here usually once a week, easily one of my favorite restaurants in town. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“We love the fajitas and the margaritas! Juan and Gabby are wonderful owners and take great care of their customers!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Sometimes you gotta have pancakes. These are pretty darned good, and there is regular breakfast as well.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Locals love the food. It's definitely fine dining, Reservations recommended.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The best place to sit and watch the kayakers, rafters, paddle boarders and more float by while you enjoy great drinks and food. One of our favorites!”
  • 5 locals recommend