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Pow Wow Restaurant & Lounge

801 W Tucumcari Boulevard, Tucumcari, NM 88401-3316
+1 505-461-2587
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (27 reviews)
“fajitas” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
801 W Tucumcari Boulevard, Tucumcari, NM 88401-3316
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1 - 10 of 421 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We were recommended this place by the owners of the Blue Swallow. They had a shuttle bus service which was great meaning we could both have a drink with dinner!!! As we were in New Mexico we had to try some New Mexican food! I...More

Thank Mandyw30
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You must see the murals of local folks on the walls. You will think they are real people eating in the restaurant. The waitress was so nice and took our photos with the murals.

Thank Gizmosart
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good homecooked steaks and New Mexican dishes. Fast service and friendly vibes. They have music and special events and I look forward to returning.

Thank PAUL M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in Tucumcari on a Sunday night and this was the only place open. Flavorful food and friendly staff. They even picked us up at the Blue Swallow Motel and carried us back when we were through with our meal.

Thank Daddy B
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We found this restaurant on one of our trips along Route 66 and make it a point to have dinner and a cold beer when we're in Tucumcari. The food and service are good. The bar part of the restaurant is called the Lizard Lounge....More

1  Thank travelinggal1313
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

First the good... I loved that they offer a shuttle to and from local hotels There was nothing awful. The decor had some charm with murals on the wall, a large talking alligator. It was just very middle of the road. The service was okay....More

Thank Amy G
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This place had a great theme going but the food wasn't good. We tried their Mexican and was extremely disappointed it felt microwaved. There was no real option for dessert either. It was the only place open for dinner on a Sunday night so it...More

Thank Ms S
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Excellant service. Husband had a hamburger and fries and they were excellant. My taco salad was okay. Next time going for the beef!

Thank MarciaBenjam
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We arrived in Tucumcari on a Sunday, and were pleased to find the Pow Wow open for dinner. We both ordered the frozen margaritas that were delicious. My wife had the enchilada plate and I had the smothered burrito with red and green sauces -...More

Thank Tom T
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Loved the painting in the booths. A couple was painted on the wall in our booth. The artist did an excellent job. Very cool! We both had steak. It was delicious. I would go back

Thank sheilabodell
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Julius N
Are you open Sunday evening?
18 June 2016|
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Response from RoyBean73 | Property representative |
yes we are open 365 days a year
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 W Tucumcari Boulevard, Tucumcari, NM 88401-3316
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Tucumcari
  • Phone Number: +1 505-461-2587
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