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Rio Grande Grill & Tap Room

441 Mechem Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6813
+1 575-808-8456
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“monte cristo” (4 reviews)
“burger” (45 reviews)
“salad” (35 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
441 Mechem Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6813
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Almost everything I have had here, and I have had almost everything on the menu, has been excellent. Service is always very good and even better at the bar. They serve their own world class beer and some others from around New Mexico. They also...More

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Burger meat was great. Over a dollar for anything on the burger to stretch the price to almost $12. The "fries" were a joke: THREE steak fries....easy to count to THREE! The lettuce provided was at least two days old and never refrigerated....even the waiter...More

Thank Mickey6448
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Super quick service for how busy it was. I had a Cajun pasta and my husband had a stuffed salmon dish. The pasta had some spice in it which was great and had great garlic bread. The stuffed salmon was very tasty. We had a...More

Thank Shelby A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So glad we discovered this place. Great neighborhood pub vibe. Great food and beer at value prices. Try Bone Chiller and Alien Amber. Brekken and other staff are very friendly and helpful. We came back nearly every night we were here.

Thank deb0rahparker
Reviewed 9 October 2018

This place had a lot of good reviews, but we found the food not very good. The service was good. We were sitting outside on a deck and people would leave the bar to smoke and it would come up through the deck - yuck....More

Thank tigerlilykelly
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We absolutely loved this place. We sat on the outdoor deck upstairs as it was perfect weather. We started off with the amber beer, which was smooth and flavorful! We ordered chips and salsa. The chips were warm, crisp, fresh and had just the right...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

This was a great find!! The food is absolutely delicious!! Nice variety of choices the whole family can enjoy. This place easily accommodated our family of 10. The service was fantastic!! We actually ate here twice during our weekend....that good!! The artichoke dip is a...More

Thank Felicia N
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We dined here twice. The outdoor deck was our favorite. The burger is the best in town in my opinion. There's a nice bar area and service was superb.

Thank LisaL643
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

I got s basic burger but it was anything but basic. It was the best burger I’d had in a long time. Along with that I had a house Chardonnay before and with it. I got the salad side and it was really good too....More

Thank Goodolelady
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Staff appropriately attentive, friendly and helpful with the menu. Hand made VERY good fries, hamburger and turkey sandwich. A slow Monday after lunch rush. Will be back!

Thank ebp6
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Questions & Answers
13 September 2016|
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Response from Southwest_Gaucho | Reviewed this property |
Unsure. Check with the manager.
11 December 2015|
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Response from Tony_G2893 | Reviewed this property |
Definiely, yes. They have multiple TV's if you are eat in the bar area. Not sure about upstairs dining room
17 March 2015|
Response from Decadentfriends1 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! There are many things on the menu that are gluten free.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 441 Mechem Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6813
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ruidoso
  • Phone Number: +1 575-808-8456
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