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Charlie's Bakery and Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, American, Southwestern
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713 Douglas Avenue, Las Vegas, NM 87701
+1 505-426-1921
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Today
06:30 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 06:30 - 18:00
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Las Vegas, New Mexico
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best place to eat very great service and plenty of food for the amount of money, very good higly recomended place to eat

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here for supper and we had your average every day kind of food . It's worth the stop they have a amazing bakery (we didn't have any bc the portions of our food were too much :) ) Service was awesome ! I would eat here again!

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Thank Rosie75092
Davie, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, service and unbelievable deserts. Hugh portions. Beef is fresh and delicious. Chichrones enchiladas crunchy insides wrapped in homemade tortias. Have the red and green Christmas salsa.

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Thank rm0gey3
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the place if you want hugh new mexican dishes -chili cheesburgers. The portions are so big that it is pretty painful to look at the creampuffs near the check out. They make their own tortillas that people pick up one and two packs of. AND, they let our little dog in to sit under our table. Does it... More 

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Thank Elizabeth W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In Texas, where I live, it's hard to find green chile unless I make it myself, and hence, when I visited Las Vegas, my mother's home town, Charlie's was easy to find because it's right on the town square--about a block from where mom grew-up. The green chile at Charlie's is thick and milky, not the watery stuff some restaurants... More 

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Thank Gordon H
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

I found this when passing through as a complete surprise. My first impulse was to stop my trip and take up residence in the bakery case. Sadly, that was not an option. So now days, I try and stop in whenever I'm passing through and have even been known to schedule my drive so that I'll be sufficiently hungry.

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Thank abqmichaelj
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38 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

Never had the dishes they serve in SC, was incredible, I wish I had a gallon of their green chili, not sure what I ate, a puffy tortilla with an incredible filling topped with the green chili. Their pastries are great. Would eat here every day if I lived here.

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Thank Heidi B
Castle Rock, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Our favorite and must stop if driving north from corrales or S from castle Rock CO ~ clean warm friendly delicious homemade warm tortillas amazing, yes carb filled, delicious donuts apple fritters cinnamon rolls cookies and and and so much more The Mexican dishes are to live for. The servers are darling young and just cute but serve with a... More 

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Thank neenee3g
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit. Their glazed donut is superb, mine particularly so still slightly warm from the cooker. Great Starbucks coffee as well.

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Thank Michael B
Arlington, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

FOOD: Good chips and the salsa is homemade with a nice little bite. So many delicious choices. Not sure I would have the cheese filled chile relleno again as it wasn't loaded with flavor. Everyone else in our group loved their food. There are so many fun choices - breakfast all day, loads of typical Mexican/New Mexican items. Prices may... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, American, Southwestern
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 15:00
Monday
06:30 - 18:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 18:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 18:00
Thursday
06:30 - 18:00
Friday
06:30 - 18:00
Saturday
06:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 713 Douglas Avenue, Las Vegas, NM 87701
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Las Vegas
  • Phone Number: +1 505-426-1921

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