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1590 Deborah Rd SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124-1002
+1 505-891-7218
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good51%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
16 Aug 2017
10 Sep 2017
“Unable to get order right”
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Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
1590 Deborah Rd SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124-1002
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Eat out every-night. Wanted to make Federico's my Sunday go to. 9/3/2017 they could not understand what no pico add cabbage meant. Not only was the Carne Asada burrito without cabbage it was so greasy it was disgusting. Even my billy goat gut could not...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Ok, so I LOVE taco Tuesday at Federico's! There beef and chicken tacos are packed full of meat. Lots of hot salsa and condiments to chose. from. I have to be honest, I do not know what else is there or how it tastes, but...More

Thank Richele R
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Ok food. Got that homecooked feel to it, and ok on portion size but nothing special here. Feels more like a mexicali than New Mexican. Service was so-so, not rude but not friendly either. Interior of restaurant leaves a lot to be desired, they need...More

1  Thank bruce p
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

There food is alright for one time I go once a month the bathroom need to be upgraded and need to mop the floors more often and keep it clean

1  Thank Edward P
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Got to have the Carne Asada fries, Excellent! very tasty food, great service, friendly people. Free chips and salsa who could ask for more?

Thank William H
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Being an ex-Californian we love this place as they have more of the kind of Mexican Fast Food we grew up with. Love their chicken tacos!

Thank bgreen4ever
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Dad, my sister and I ate here yesterday and we were pleased. We've been going here for years, there was no problem with our order the only was that the gal working at the register kept forgetting our order while we were ordering (sounds nuts...More

Thank Daniela V
Reviewed 27 April 2016

The quantity is good, the food is cheap, but the taste and quality is mediocre at best. I have ate here twice, and seriously doubt that I'll be back again.

Thank glkaiser2015
Reviewed 15 March 2016

LOVE their chile rellenos #18 plate! The plate comes with 2 large rellenos, rice, beans, sour cream, guacamole and a huge flour tortilla. All for under $10. And since I'm a senior citizen, they give me 15% off.

1  Thank jerig47
Reviewed 27 January 2016

We eat here weekly- They have the best Tortas in town. This is authentic Mexican not New Mexican. They also have a great salsa bar

Thank Michael P
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1590 Deborah Rd SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124-1002
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Rio Rancho
  • Phone Number: +1 505-891-7218
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Best Mexican Food in Arizona and New MexicoFor nearly two decades Federico's Mexican Food has served the best-tasting, Angus carne asada to its ever-growing following in Arizona and New Mexico. Always committed to your absolute satisfaction - we invite you to try any of these specials.
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