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High Country Restaurant and Saloon

€€ - €€€American, ,
Intersection of US 84 / 64 and NM 17, Chama, NM
+1 575-756-2384
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Southwestern, Bar
€€ - €€€
Intersection of US 84 / 64 and NM 17, Chama, NM
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1 - 10 of 460 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Stopped in for a quick lunch on our way to Durango. Not a lot of choices. This one was busy and the single server was working very hard to stay on top of things, which she managed to do. Food quite good but nothing to...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Confused service staff couldn’t decide which table to seat our party of four. We waited for five minutes, looking at an empty dining room while they ignored us and figured it out. Finally seated, We ordered enchiladas. They got it completely wrong. The waitress told...More

Thank Triaero
Reviewed 4 days ago

I asked for a fried green chile ap, which the owner and cooks kindly made for me. They were great. My husband ordered the chicken which he enjoyed. The salad was also good. Next evening, I requested the same appetizer, but the owner was not...More

Thank geodogs
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed one night in Chama. Late afternoon I inquired with our host as to where she would suggest we eat and she suggested the High Country. Lucky for us, it was about 530 and she suggested that we go to dinner now. Now I...More

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for dinner after riding the train. Service was fine. Food was good but nothing spectacular. It is one of the few places open for dinner (we were there during the week). I liked it better than the place we chose for dinner the...More

Thank NewMexBev
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was sketchy and loud. The yelling from the attached bar was abnoxious. Would not recommend.

Thank stephencR7956VP
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ordered the bacon, avocado, turkey sandwich on Wheat Montana bread. (I used to live in MT and they “grow it and dough it” deliciously!). I did finally find some avocado and turkey amidst the lettuce and nice red tomatoes but never a spot of bacon....More

Thank Vickie K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for drinks and noticed the locals pouring in for dinner...we wondered why they were so early??? We left and went back to our hotel with plans to go elsewhere. Turns out many of the local restaurants close early so we went back to...More

Thank Bruinstom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good selection of food and drinks. Dinner was good plus good selection of craft beers. Service was fast and good. We were there during a weekday night. Recommend if in the Chama NM area

Thank 298Dave
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A simple burger ordered medium was so dry, I could hardly eat it...even the fries weren't that tasty. I overheard a fellow diner say his baked potato was not cooked through. Service was decent but don't I'll be back.

Thank Marla H
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23 August 2016|
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Response from lotsoftravelingtodo | Reviewed this property |
This is a cowboy place. Would you ask John Wayne or Cochise this question ? Blow your socks off partner! City boy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Southwestern, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Intersection of US 84 / 64 and NM 17, Chama, NM
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Chama
  • Phone Number: +1 575-756-2384
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