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Lucy's Mexicali Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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2927 Sudderth Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6323
+1 505-257-8754
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 20:00
Mon 11:00 - 21:00
Wed - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Albuquerque, NM
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54 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Traveling with a tour group and restaurant seemed to be prepared for us. Very good service. Taco salad was lacking flavor. Lots of meat but not much else. Quesadillas were excellent.

1 Thank ACcrush
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After walking around the little shops, I recommend stopping here for some good food and great drinks!

Thank Karla M
Austin, Texas
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Staff was super nice and helpful. Our food was good with ample portions. Drinks were very good - margarita was proper and the limited wine selected still provided a nice option. We will definitely be back.

Thank lalalinde
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

Great margaritas!!! Sat at table next to window soaking up sun and people watching. 😀 Service was very good and fast! Didn't order food, just drinks.

Thank Cindi H
W Texas
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108 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

We didn't get to eat at our favorite place, and 2nd favorite wasn't open either. Salsa & chips were good - salsa spicy, but we like it that way. We had a nice meal - chicken fajita quesadillas and a large 'rita. There were plenty for the 3 of us for our meal! 6 large quesadillas! Service was a little... More 

Thank abbagrace
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

the exterior wouldn't draw you inside but it is has a nice multicolored interior that is pleasing. Most importantly the food is good with them being known for their flavorful fish tacos. Don't walk by this place and miss it as I have in the past. Its worth a visit and easy on the pocket book.

Thank Jane C
Dallas, Texas
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105 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Revisit after a year or so. Still pretty dependable for basic New Mexican style food. Service this evening was good, but can be hit or miss. Have increased their tap beer selections and still do good margaritas. Excellent chili rellenos, especially with hot green chili sauce, but, you need to believe them when they say it's hot. Red sauce is... More 

Thank jfp01
Houston, Texas
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59 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Friday, June 17, 2016, a friend and I arrived in town around 7:30 and drove down to Lucy's for dinner. The hostess sat us immediately. It was not busy at all. She brought us chips and salsa. That was the last of the service we received during our 20 min. visit. None of the bartenders or servers ever acknowledged we... More 

4 Thank imdun
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Just stopped in for a snack and the Pink Cadillac Margaritas, ended up staying and enjoying a few of both! The nachos were great as well as the house salsa. The Beer was cold and the Margaritas did not lack for tequila content. I would recommend this corner bar & grill for anyone looking to kill a bit of time... More 

Thank John_HWesterville
El Paso, Texas
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54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

The food here is not good but it is one of only a couple bars. Your other choices are Quarters or the Irish pub. If you just want to have a couple drinks, this is as good a place as Quarters. The Irish pub has better food and drinks but also more expensive.

Thank dudebroman

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2927 Sudderth Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6323
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ruidoso
  • Phone Number: +1 505-257-8754

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