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424 S Riverside Dr, Espanola, NM 87532-3394
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Mission, Texas
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200 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Passing thru and everyone was hungry so we stopped at this local burger joint . Decent burgers with processed patties , fries were ok and the Diet Coke mix was terrible. I will probably stop at a different place if I ever pass thru again. FYI they have an extended menu but my review pertains only to the burgers since... More 

Thank mrmoparhemi
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We were on a road trip.... the stop was quick...the service was ok and the chicken taquitos were gooodddd :)

Thank frances30pr
Phoenix, Arizona
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

We saw the business and cars around the business and knew it was a winner. We had wonderful burgers. Onion Rings were not the best in my opinion. We were correct; lots of cars equaled great eats!

Thank Gus B
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

We ordered 2 burger meals with simplistic variations, which were written directly on the bag our meal was to be served in. NEITHER burger was correct, and when i complained, the manager seemed to be put out to have the order remade. Then there was the fact that the beef patties were well overcooked and dry as an be. I... More 

Thank Rick B
Los Alamos, New Mexico
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Friendly, Fast service and food that is FRESH!! The servers were smiling, and genuine and the wait was not too long. The place was clean, and people seemed to be enjoying the moments.

Thank olivia4crew
Espanola, New Mexico
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I absolutely love this food! only problem is the service is always so poor. I have tried establishing a rapport with the employees but the last time I went in the cashier was definitely on drugs. its very sad to see such an iconic place get so bad. I sincerely hope they clean it up. and soon! I will definitely... More 

Thank rcandelaria2016
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56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Great burger joint that serves local dishes as well. I highly recommend the tewa taco. A piece of fried bread with meat, beans, and Chile. A unique new mexican experience.

Thank jonathan m
Tucson, Arizona
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

My husband and I were travelling to Taos, New Mexico from Tucson, Arizona and we just wanted to get there. But with over an hour and a half to go and concerned that most places would be closed, we turned into what looked like a locally owned "burger joint" when we discovered our go-to place, the Rio Grande Cafe, was... More 

Thank Gina1950
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

We always get take out. The food is good but the price has gotten a bit too much. They serve breakfast lunch and dinner. It's a bit hard to get in and out of the parking lot but worth a visit.

Thank Brenda T
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

We read a few reviews before stopping here on a road trip. Regrettable. I would not recommend you stop here. I'd try the next, more updated burger joint down the street (rhymes with lakes). We had burgers and my father in law had a vegetarian Mexican plate. It did not look appealing. Our burgers were tasteless and a terrible deal... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Mexican, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 424 S Riverside Dr, Espanola, NM 87532-3394
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Espanola

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