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Rio Grande Grill & Tap Room

441 Mechem Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6813
+1 575-808-8456
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
441 Mechem Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6813
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice selection of craft beers- try the pecan ale. A reasonably sized menu that allows for a good consistency. Looks like they have evening specials. It had a good crowd on a Tuesday evening

Thank RDavisFortWorth
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I always choose where to go, eat, etc based on reviews from TripAdvisor but I don't know why everyone is praising this restaurant. The service was horrible even though our waitress was very nice (the very few times we saw her) and the food was...More

Thank susanluna
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ordered a filet well done....server brought it bloody...I sent it back. By the time they brought my food my husband was already done eating...and my steak was still medium rare,but I accepted it because it was our anniversary and I didn't want to ruin it....More

Thank margaretortega585
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although the wait for our food was quite long and one item was incorrect, the food was excellent here. The children's menu was more varied than many and the portions were more generous than elsewhere. The food was of a high standard and flavoursome. Will...More

Thank HCS_007
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great dinner and service. Order the bacon wrapped dates appetizer and the crab stuffed shrimp wrapped in bacon .. Chicken green Chile lasagna is awesome ! White sauce based.

Thank M F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I hate to really ding a place solely on the bad service but our server was so dang unfriendly I wanted to leave and that ruined our visit right there. It's really a casual dining establishment with a menu similar to some chain outfits so...More

Thank rdsaundrs
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this restaurant, which is an adjunct to a brewery, on a Monday night and had no trouble getting in. They advised that they do not take reservations unless you have a party of four or more. The beer list is extensive with many...More

Thank EdandDebDfw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place to eat some good food and drink a good craft beer. The green chile beer was delicious, as was the harvest salad! Great service also! Very busy at night, so go early...

Thank lewie622018
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit everytime we are in town but last 2 visits the food has not been as good. The bacon wrapped dates are amazing!!!

Thank nickies102018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly staff, lots of locals at lunch, which is a good sign. Burgers cooked exactly to our requests. The fries are really fried baked potato slices. Different and very giid. Wonder if they have sour cream for a side? Medium wine list. They need 1-2...More

Thank tmikeob
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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
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
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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