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Elk X-ing Cafe

3668 Highway 35, Mimbres, NM 88049
+1 352-212-0448
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good23%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“burger” (3 reviews)
“new mexico” (2 reviews)
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3668 Highway 35, Mimbres, NM 88049
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

Nice place. Owner is only employee. She was extremely pleasant and cooked us up so great lunch. (even for a vegetarian). Totally exceed all expectations! Will make a point of stopping in again whenever I'm in this area.

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here twice in the past few weeks, once for lunch and once for breakfast. Both have been great experiences. The owner is wonderful, warm, and attentive. Her food is great. Breakfast included biscuits fresh out of the oven, eggs light and fluffy,...More

Thank Joan C
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

A set of needed directs, the use of clean facilities, the synchronicity of Winter Garden Floridian in remote New Mexico and a friendly chat made for the prefect visit to the Elk Xing. All of this was done of course by my wife while I...More

Thank rogersober
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This place is one of the very few restaurants open on Highway 35. You can get a good breakfast or lunch there. The hamburgers are good.

Thank Candy L
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

This girl can cook. A great spot. Woodstove was on. Coffee good and hot. Her lunches are worth the drive, but the breakfast sandwich is a special treat. Try her meatloaf if it is on the menu. A true country diner. Don't drive by this...More

1  Thank chefbiged
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We met some of the most wonderful people at this cafe and the food was excellent. We loved the decor, scenery but most of all the smiling friendly faces.

Thank SandrasAgenda
Reviewed 23 November 2015

After driving through the area I had stopped here by chance because I needed some food. It is a log cabin and the inside decor is very country and was very cool. It was definitely a welcoming place. For the most part it was busy...More

Thank Micromac
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

Friends took me here for lunch today. It starts off with a beautiful drive from Silver City. The building and decor are rustic, clean and fit perfectly into the Mimbres Valley. Cows grazed outside. I had the Southwest Burger, a handmade patty, and with great...More

Thank Pickysteve
Reviewed 4 April 2015

I travel to the Mimbres Valley in New Mexico quite often and always plan a meal at Elk-Xing Cafe. Sandy, the owner, is never too busy to give us her personal attention as she does all who visit her cafe. The food is always freshly...More

Thank Desert N
Reviewed 13 May 2014

Stopped at this log cabin building while driving thru Gila National Forest. Lady owner served up a green chile cheeseburger made with two whole fresh Hatch chilies. Today we tried the Owl Cafe chile cheeseburger in San Antonio, good but not as good as the...More

Thank annacatherine
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  • Address: 3668 Highway 35, Mimbres, NM 88049
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Mimbres
  • Phone Number: +1 352-212-0448
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