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La Cocina Restaurant

201 W College Ave, Silver City, NM 88061-5418
+1 575-388-8687
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good34%
  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“cheeseburger” (2 reviews)
“chilli” (8 reviews)
“tacos” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
201 W College Ave, Silver City, NM 88061-5418
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered a chile relano plate, and it was just a green chile dipped in batter and fried. New flash: a TRUE chile relano has CHEESE inside the pepper. It was served with a quarter cup of cold Spanish rice and a few tablespoons of beans;...More

Thank freedom342000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for a Mexican restaurant and this one was recommended by a coworker. The tacos were so good. The shells were the best. The salsa was a little hot but was good.

Thank Debbie I
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Great Mexican Food at a GREAT Price!!! I love the combination plate!!! And they are open on SUNDAY!!!

Thank Jill M
Reviewed 6 April 2017

I was there a sunday at lunch and I really appréciate the food and atmosphere. Many families were there eating slowly their meals. I had a délicious Chili verde burritos full of délicious potatoes and tender beef. So cheap for this quality, unbelievable! The owner...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Very good food, fresh and with Mexican flavor, they don't have alcoholic drinks but you can bring your own.. the place are clean and the service very good

Thank elda m
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The Mexican Food is Authentic & Fresh Made. The Salsa is Hot & spicy & oh so good. The Burgers are some of the best, in Silver City. I'm from the mid-west & these burgers remind me of Steak n Shake quality burgers. Yum. :)

Thank secondhandsiren
Reviewed 26 November 2016

This last trip to Silver was the first time for us going to La Cocina. It is very good and quick service. Burritos are to die for!!!!

Thank Grace R
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

This is a locals place in a tourist city Solid food and lots of it at a great price. Nothing fancy. Just really good food. Service was nice. Support small local business and eat here

Thank Cheezman
Reviewed 26 October 2016

The staff at the Econo Lodge recommended for great burgers! We were exhausted after a long hike one day and called in a bunch of Mexican food and a hamburger & fries! Yummy! We will drive to the restaurant next time to have a nice...More

Thank S00ziI
Reviewed 22 October 2016

You can select your own filling. Mine was delicious! The servers were very friendly. Great place to go if you're hungry.

Thank Saltmarshlover
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 W College Ave, Silver City, NM 88061-5418
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Silver City
  • Phone Number: +1 575-388-8687
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