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Viola's Restaurant

124 Central Park Sq, Los Alamos, NM 87544-4023
+1 505-662-5617
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (25 reviews)
“sopapillas” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
124 Central Park Sq, Los Alamos, NM 87544-4023
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Traditional New Mexican food is like movies: everyone has an opinion. To my taste, this place offers flavorful traditional dishes. One word of caution: don't expect a smile or friendly banter from the cashier when you leave.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Let’s face it, the decor is 1970s at its worst. But if you want quick, good, local southwestern food that won’t break your pocketbook, give this place a try. We usually get a combination plate (a modest $8) that comes with homemade green chili and...More

Thank 7turtles84
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I love northern New Mexican food (yes, there is a difference!). I had the blue corn enchiladas with beans and posole and I was in foodie paradise! This seems to be a popular lunch spot with the locals. Even being busy, service was quick. The...More

Thank NewMexBev
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Viola's was wonderful! Laid back but super service by friendly owners. Not much to looks at outside, or inside. Just one of those special breakfast diners where the 'regulars' always sit in the same place. We were seated immediately and picked out our breakfasts. We...More

Thank Lisa437
Reviewed 22 September 2017

I eat breakfast here often. Food is good and the service excellent. From the time you place your order, it may arrive in just a few minutes. Often faster than what I have experienced at McDonald's.

Thank RattlesnakeCharlie
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Very good food, friendly staff. If you're hungry, try Pepin's Special for breakfast! Family-friendly.

Thank Thomas F
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Service is always great, food always presentable and very tasty. Prices and very reasonable compared to two the pub and plenty of food with each plate.

Thank Ted U
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Dined here while visiting the area. Its a very busy place and had to wait for a table to be cleared. Some staff really hustled while others spent a lot of time talking to customers. Unfortunately ours was the latter. Food came out fast for...More

Thank Nebraska-girl-1983
Reviewed 16 July 2017

The food is pretty good for New Mexican Fare. The service staff is excellent. You never have to wait to place your order or receive your food, but that Cashier has got to go. Slowest cashier in Los Alamos. I've spent 15 minutes waiting in...More

Thank Jill K
Reviewed 10 July 2017

If your looking for great authentic Mexican food this is the place. Food and price is excellent. Service is great too.

Thank Yvonnecg77
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26 June 2015|
Response from Purduepete1 | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast and lunch only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Central Park Sq, Los Alamos, NM 87544-4023
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Los Alamos
  • Phone Number: +1 505-662-5617
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