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Hot Rocks Java Cafe

4200 W Jemez Rd, Ste 204, Los Alamos, NM 87544-5500
+1 505-663-5282
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good39%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible15%
14 Jan 2016
“Busy at lunch”
16 Jul 2015
“Great burritos and sandwiches!”
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4200 W Jemez Rd, Ste 204, Los Alamos, NM 87544-5500
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Reviewed 15 January 2016

Green chili burger is great. Right amount of heat and flavor. Burrito plates are big and filling, and really good. Hard to find an indoor seat during lunch unless you get there earlier than 11:30.

2  Thank gregnx
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

I've been to Hot Rocks twice, once for breakfast and once for lunch, and been impressed both times. Their ingredients taste very fresh which makes a huge difference as far as meal quality! Service is good and there is always ample seating available. They also...More

1  Thank Amylynn_0721
Reviewed 7 June 2014

Not an easy place to get to unless you are visiting Los Alamos National Labs. A great place for lunch. Service was fast early in the lunch hour. The NM Chicken Ceasar Salad was wonderful. Really liked how they infused the green chili flavor in...More

1  Thank dbinhou7511
Reviewed 21 February 2014

Place was busy, workers were working hard. I tried the green chile infused Caesar Salad. Greens were good, chicken was dry and flavorless, serving size was good. Not a lot of choices in Los Alamos for food so give this place a shot.

Thank dreeksmonto
Reviewed 7 January 2014

I eat at Hot Rocks at least once a week. I usually order the ala carte bean or steak burrito with green chile. Once in a great while, I'll order an enchilada too. All of the burritos and enchiladas are very good, and they have...More

Reviewed 12 September 2013

Hot Rocks is a slightly better option than the cafeterias on-site at LANL. You can get hot breakfast or lunch, which is nice, and they prepackage a variety of salads and baked goods. I would rate several things quite highly but in general the food...More

Thank John Y
Reviewed 21 April 2013

I advise people to go elsewhere, Hot Rocks is unimpressive, the food is less than average, and the service is not customer friendly.

Thank Buffalogirl41
Reviewed 21 February 2013

If you want to grab a quick bite to eat - this is the place. Always good and always quick! Decent selection for a small cafe.

Thank arpistone
Reviewed 2 February 2013

I had a good lunch here yesterday, red enchilada plate with beef. The red sauce was good, the enchiladas were ground beef, not that great, but overall it tasted good. This place had good coffee and sandwiches, new mexican food, and is usually well-patronized. Sometimes...More

Thank habhold
Reviewed 21 November 2012

Great atmosphere! Quck service and quite friendly. I came here to just relax for a few minutes after hiking all day. Nice place to stop in and have a quick bite! Would highly recommend!

Thank dennissv
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Breakfast, Lunch
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Open Hours
6:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4200 W Jemez Rd, Ste 204, Los Alamos, NM 87544-5500
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Los Alamos
  • Phone Number: +1 505-663-5282
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