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The Hollar

€€ - €€€American, ,
2849 State Highway 14 N, Madrid, NM 87010-9751
+1 505-471-4821
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“buffalo burger” (20 reviews)
“okra” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2849 State Highway 14 N, Madrid, NM 87010-9751
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Surprisingly excellent fare at this informal chef-owned bistro on the highway. The organic greens and other fresh vegetables were of extraordinary quality as was the buffalo burger. The food is mostly all local and the service is excellent. The outdoor eating and drinking is enhanced...More

Thank Caroltod
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had planned on going to another restaurant but upon noticing The Hollar I decided to step in for a late lunch. The menu had some unexpected items on it but since I was pretty hungry I opted for a bison burger. It was delicious,...More

Thank msm092015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The patio is so cool, you can tell a mix of locals and tourists and everyone seems to have a dog. All well behaved. We had Chile relleno dish which was delicious! With cheesey grits. OMG! Our server was great and we had a fantastic...More

Thank dlarocqu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We asked a local store owner to recommend a place to eat and he pointed us at The Hollar. I had their buffalo burger outside at an outside table under a tree and had a wonderful time. The weather in late September was perfect, the...More

Thank Frisco88
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We stopped in Madrid on our way to Santa Fe after a day at the Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque. After walking around the various shops and galleries, we decided to stop by The Hollar for a quick lunch. It seemed to be the busiest place...More

Thank raweekley
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Madrid is lucky to have this destination spot. Food fresh and local. Great people watching with lots of canines and friendly motorcycle crowd. Try the green tomato caprese.

Thank ltwiggs2017
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Good place to grab a burger for lunch....weekends are packed and service can be slow. Indoor and patio sitting, during this time of year patio is the best..burgers were cooked perfect. prices are a little high but then again it is the best place to...More

Thank texascabo
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

I must say the one and only reason I give them a Very Good instead of Excellent was based on the service!! We go up for lunch or early dinner frequently and each and every time the service is really lousy! Waitress takes forever to...More

Thank Jodelkraut
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Tired and decided to take the scenic route to santa fe. First, Madrid New Mexico was hopping on a Saturday night. Has a hard biker but laid back feel everywhere. The holla looked scary but interesting. Some real hard coreblues playing in outdoor patio. Just...More

Thank stanroc
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Looks can sometimes be deceiving. The Hollar looks like an old railroad caboose with some structure slapped on and a bunch of tables outside located on a bend of hwy 14 as it slips through the quirky little town of Madrid (pronounced MADrid by the...More

Thank Dan P
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22 May 2017|
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Response from 707clayg | Reviewed this property |
I do not mind paying for water as I live in another desert area but the resturants here at least let us know if they charge for water or refills when or before we order. Most have it posted in a place everyone can see or on... More
Janice J
4 January 2017|
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Response from Cia1964 | Reviewed this property |
I would call the restaurant directly and ask that question. I have no idea if they do whole cakes or the charge for that.
20 September 2015|
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Response from taosgranny | Reviewed this property |
Remember call first Mon/Wed 11 am to 7 pm Thurs/Sun 11 am to 9 pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2849 State Highway 14 N, Madrid, NM 87010-9751
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Madrid
  • Phone Number: +1 505-471-4821
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