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Brett's Bistro

201 W Main, Red River, NM 87558
+1 575-754-9959
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“crab” (6 reviews)
“trout” (10 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All hours
American, International, French
$$ - $$$
201 W Main, Red River, NM 87558
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1 - 10 of 172 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

I thought this was a very good place to eat. The wait staff were very efficient. They offer wine or beer if you want. The Ruben sandwich was amazing.

Thank Debra A
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I ordered the seafood platter for two and we could not finish it! It came with a wonderful appetizer of sauteed mushrooms, salad (with fresh local greens and homemade dressing), two gigantic lobster tails (succulent), king crab legs (so good), and two...More

Thank leppaenat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a Sunday evening here... a bit pricey but found it was worth it. Started with excellent tasting garlic bread. Tator soup was delicious too. My wife had the rib eye steak... my mouth still waters thinking about it. An awesome representation of what this...More

Thank Donald S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh soup made daily - delicious!! Home made dressings for salads (which are huge). Calachis stuffed with meat and cheese. Really good place.

Thank NMGIRL78
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is small and had only 1 server on a Sunday evening. Because of thisbservice was lagging, but the food was amazing! I highly recommend this place if you want gourmet in Red River. I got the Shrimp Rio Grande and this was a...More

Thank Eshafer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The amount of food and service are not representative of the price you pay. It is overpriced. The servers are not there to serve you. They just kind of stand around staring out the window. My hamburger was good. I will admit that. But it...More

Thank fireman821
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went in late but still served us. Alot of food for price. One had catfish dinner and it was great, chicken fry was bigger than plate. All the food was great.

Thank Kenna M
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We enjoy eating at Brett's Bistro when we have a quiet evening and the desire for "fancy" food. The desserts are exceptional and the waitress does want to please each customer.

Thank Mary_the_tourist
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic patty melt and fries for lunch at this cute little restaurant in Red River. Although most of the shops and other restaurants were closed during my visit (due to the slow season), I enjoyed walking through town and seeing the sights...especially the...More

Thank PamelaK O
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Very surprised to find this in Red River. Make reservations since it is a very small bistro. Maria is a wonderful waitress. The Elk and Lamb are amazing. Great steaks. They know how to prepare the meats well. The trout was pretty good also. Get...More

Thank doctormay
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 W Main, Red River, NM 87558
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Red River
  • Phone Number: +1 575-754-9959
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Located in the center of town, we offer the best quality of foods available anywhere. Chef Brett is a third generation resident of Red River, and has had restaurants in Red River for 35 years. Our present local is quaint with panoramic views of main street. We specialize in Choice hand cut steaks, Prime Rib, fresh seafood, and trout. We have cool salads, pasta,and our lunch menu offers full sandwiches. The Best N.M. green chile cheese burgers in the state. Great wine list, and the coldest Beer in town! We are celebrating our fifth year at our Lifts West Location, and would like to invite you to Brett`s Bistro.
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