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La Nueva Casita Cafe

195 N Mesquite St, Las Cruces, NM 88001-3550
+1 575-523-5434
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
195 N Mesquite St, Las Cruces, NM 88001-3550
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We try hard to support local diners, and this one will be easy to support over and over. Cheerful staff, prompt service, great food. We ate omelets two days in a row, and they were excellent. Fresh ingredients, homemade in every way.

Thank Denise C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a quaint spot off the beaten path in Las Cruces. It is a quiet area and parking was available on the street. The service could not be friendlier - if you are unfamiliar with the special - they will bring a sample! Great...More

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second time to eat at this quaint, off the beaten path restaurant. The food was really good and the servers very friendly. I had the gordita plate and could not eat all of it. The salsa has a great flavor, but is...More

Thank Melissa M
Melissa S, Owner at La Nueva Casita Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for coming back and seeing us for the second time. We look forward to seeing you again and adding you to our casita family.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly wait staff. Food was very good - chorizo and eggs was excellent - not greasy at all. Served breakfast and lunch.

Thank Philip D
Melissa S, Owner at La Nueva Casita Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for allowing us to serve you. Also, for your feed back. We look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great lunch here passing through from Dallas to Phoenix. Our server Diana was very knowledgeable about what items were gluten-free. Our meal was super hot, super yum, and we walked away with some Hatch chili seeds to plant at home! Thank you...More

Thank jvanrosmalen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Here in the Mesilla Valley, the art of fine mexican food has been perfected. There are so many restaurants to choose from and therefore it is very competitive. The beauty of La Nuevo Casita Cafe (the new little house cafe) is that it is very...More

Thank V8637LQjohns
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While driving to Phoenix happened to stop at La Nuevo. It was wonderful!!!! Food and service were great.

Thank Ray H
Melissa S, Owner at La Nueva Casita Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for stopping in. Also, thank you also for taking the time to comment.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Charming little place in the old part of downtown Las Cruces. Chips and salsa arrived quickly, and the salsa had a nice kick to it. Service was great, relaxed but timely. I had the enchilada plate with red sauce, and it was very good. To...More

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We consulted Trip Advisor for the best Mexican Food in Las Cruces, so Siri routed us there. My husband and I each had the huevos rancheros. His was red chile, mine was Xmas. We were greeted warmly and served a tin bucket of chips and...More

Thank nmradio
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We didn't stay long in this quaint little town but wanted some good food. We weren't disappointed. :) we had my daughter's puppy with us so we got our food to go and sat in the little park across the street from the restaurant because...More

Thank 3roaming
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Questions & Answers
23 January 2018|
Response from sabimax | Reviewed this property |
Not too busy, should not have a problem getting seated.
Rosie D
21 June 2017|
Response from Rachel H | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are open for dinner. I believe they close at 9ish.
Beverly H
19 April 2017|
Response from Melissa S | Property representative |
Hello. Yes we definitely can! Just let us know when, so we can schedule appropriate staff and reserve your seating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 195 N Mesquite St, Las Cruces, NM 88001-3550
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Las Cruces
  • Phone Number: +1 575-523-5434
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