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Comet II Drive-In Restaurant

217 Parker Ave., Santa Rosa, NM 88435-2348
+1 505-472-3663
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“homemade pies” (12 reviews)
“enchiladas” (37 reviews)
“flan” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
217 Parker Ave., Santa Rosa, NM 88435-2348
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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We spent the night in Santa Rosa and stopped by to get a bite. Wife had Enchiladas and beans and I had the cheeseburger with green chili. Nice place, quick service and prompt food. If you are hungry, which I suspect you are, go there!...More

Thank Frozensummer
Reviewed 3 July 2018

We came in about 1/2 hour before closing--6 of us. They assured us that was ok even though it was so late. Very friendly, attentive staff. We ordered and hardly had time to do credible damage to the very good chips and salsa and our...More

Thank Yvonne E
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Great place to eat. Authentic food and full of locals. Even if you're just passing by you need to stop for a good meal. Make sure you ask about the spice level of the food before you order lol

Thank 61Brian61
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

This charming restaurant was a complete surprise. I wanted to have New Mexico Mexican food before we left the state. We had stopped in Santa Rosa on one our previous trips. The Blue Hole is there. If you haven't experienced it, it is a must...More

Thank Debbi F
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Wonderful little restaurant that still holds the history of route 66. Amazing authentic food, and very friendly staff. Try the custard!

Thank 2muchtoseeanddo
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Large menu with both American and Mexican options. Our party of five all had something different and we were all pleased. Facility is clean, nothing fancy here, but staff was very friendly. Options are slim here and this turned out to be a great find,...More

Thank Wyndi77
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

The food here is out of this world authentic amazing!!!! Staff is great! I would definitely recommend a stop here! Everything tasted so fresh!

Thank LunaticEMT
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Incredible food! The carnitas enchiladas we're perfect & they made crab enchiladas for my husband that he loved. Owner & staff very nice & informative. We lived in Texas over 20 years so very familiar with Mex food. Yummy!!! from Jason & Debbie

1  Thank debvoss
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and excellent friendly service. Cute, homey atmosphere. Hubby had the baby back ribs and potato salad, which were great. My salad was nice and fresh and I absolutely loved the green chili stew. Would definitely dine here again.

Thank kcourtney52
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Kiyoshi’s is owned & operated by a woman who lived in Hawaii. She has taken her “local” recipes to Arizona. If you’ve visited Hawaii before, you might be missing foods such as Teriyaki Chicken, Fried Rice, Kalua Pig, Lomi Salmon, Poke, and a variety of...More

Thank 205dianei
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Questions & Answers
29 August 2017|
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Response from Julesausten | Reviewed this property |
Corn tortillas are gluten free
28 January 2017|
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Response from Coy Lou P | Reviewed this property |
No, we asked for them and waitress told us they do not have permit to sell alcoholic drinks.
Sheri H
23 May 2015|
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Response from CDM49 | Reviewed this property |
We had the BBQ Plate which was very good. Did not eat any Mexican.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, 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 - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 Parker Ave., Santa Rosa, NM 88435-2348
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Rosa
  • Phone Number: +1 505-472-3663
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