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“Something Special”

Hillsboro General Store Cafe
Ranked #1 of 2 Restaurants in Hillsboro
Price range: US$7 - US$12
Cuisines: Mexican
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Outdoor Seating
Description: A family style restaurant featuring local and regional specialities set in a historic adobe filled with memorabilia from the late 19th and early twentieth century.
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Just a short drive from T or C, we had lunch here. It is a wonderful little place located in scenic Hillsboro, NM. The service was good as was the food, and the atmosphere is like stepping back in town. Really enjoyed our visit here.

Thank Tosawest74
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Reviewed 4 September 2013

This cafe is at the top of my list of favorites. Located in historic Hillsboro, New Mexico, visiting the cafe is an experience back in time when life was more simple and moved at a much slower pace. While waiting on your order there is much to enjoy here including studying an original front page of a New York newspaper dated the day after President Lincoln was shot. The food is all fresh and individually prepared by the owner and it is wonderful! The service is unbelievably personable and friendly. When in the area, this is a must.

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Thank Martha B
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Reviewed 2 September 2013 via mobile

This is truly a treasure not to be missed. Located in a historic general store in a quiet little town. The salt cured bacon was the best I've had in my life. Eggs were perfectly cooked, my wife had a traditional southwest breakfast which she raved about. Just don't be in a hurry here, just take in this historic setting.

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Thank falconman1
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Reviewed 24 August 2013

If you are in Truth or Consequences, NM area and have a little time, go to Hillsboro, NM. Go prepared to eat at this cafe. The first time we did, we just had bumble berry pie ala mode.Talk about great pie, this is it. This week we were back and had breakfast. Wonderful!
We were back because we had to pick up two mirrors we bought from Sue Bason at Sue's Antiques located at Hwy 152 and 27. Sue had personalized these two mirrors, one with NM motif, and one with TX. We live in both states. Sue did a wonderful job in the decorating of these mirrors.
Go see her, she is deliteful, Allow some time to browse, she has lot's of stuff. Ask her to tell you about the dreadful flood of 1972. Tell her Hi.

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Thank Danny C
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Ben L, Owner at Hillsboro General Store Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2013

Thanks, Danny for the kind words about your visit with us. I pass your comments to Sue. Hope to see you soon.

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Reviewed 23 July 2013

Set in the historic village of Hillsboro in an 1879 building - had a very good green chili cheeseburger and the price was reasonable.

Thank Don O
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