Delicious Food, Fantastic Wine, and a Beautiful Atmosphere

dining room

At the Twisted Cork Cafe, we strive to provide delicious food made with the highest quality ingredients. Our diverse menu incorporates the best from many different regions, many with our own special "twist" on the recipe. Meat lovers and vegetarians alike will be thrilled with the amount of choices provided for them. Whether looking for a big meal, a small bite, or even an after dinner drink and dessert, come and let us show you why the Twisted Cork Cafe is so special.
We are proud of our cafe and our customers are too! They voted the Twisted Cork Cafe the Best Restaurant in Salida in 2007 AND we received Best Wine List too!

Mediterranean Pasta

The bar at the Twisted Cork is stocked with many fine beverages. We sell award winning locally made Mountain Spirit Wines along with many other fine wines from around the world. Beer is served on tap and in bottles. Our full service bar can satiate everyone's desires whether it be a speciality cocktail or a tried and true classic.

Location, Location, Location

Being located on the "Little River" branch of the Arkansas River in Salida, Colorado, allows the Twisted Cork Cafe to have a fabulous patio outside the cafe. It's a wonderful way to enjoy the blue skies and breathtaking scenery Salida has to offer. Feast your eyes on the view while nourishing your body with the Twisted Cork's scrumptious food.

While waiting for your meal, browse and buy fantastic items from Mountain Spirit Winery and Gallery conveniently located next door. The gallery offers award winning Mountain Spirit Wine along with watercolor art, jewelry, and beautiful hand woven rugs. Locally made goat cheese and other delectable sundries are available too. Check out their website to put together a basket for a unique and memorable gift. Retail shopping doesn't get better than this!!

The Twisted Cork Cafe is located on the outskirts of beautiful Salida, Colorado in the "banana belt" of the Rocky Mountains. Whether enjoying the sounds of the river on the patio during the summer or snuggled next to our fireplace in the winter, we want you to enjoy your visit. You can reach us by phone at (719)539-7384. Our address is 8048 West US Highway 50 on the highway at the western end of town.

Nightly Specials

Monday night is Margarita night. Two for one house margs or top shelf margs. Tuesday night is date night. $5 off bottles of wine and half priced bottles of wine Wednesday night is $5 off second entre Thursday Nights are family nights where kids under 12 eat for free when accompanied by adults Friday night is Ladies night. Two for one glasses of wine or cocktails and half priced desserts Saturday night is steak and seafood night. All steak and seafood entre's just $15. Surf and Turf just $20.

Parties at "The Cork"

Choose the Twisted Cork for your office, wedding or family reunion party of up to sixty people. Small or large we will make your staff party a time to remember. Please call Andrew for more details. (719)-539-7384