We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rodeo Tavern

€€ - €€€American
209 Highway 80, Rodeo, NM 88056-0197
+1 575-557-2229
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (4 reviews)
“az” (4 reviews)
“portal” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
€€ - €€€
209 Highway 80, Rodeo, NM 88056-0197
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (31)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 30 reviews

Reviewed 7 May 2017

Good food, good service, great mural on the wall. After we were seated, a same-day acquaintance from Portal, AZ came in and made us feel like it was Cheers, where everyvbody knows your name.

Thank Rtmarshjr
rodeotavern, Owner at Rodeo Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Glad you had a great time and come back and visit us again.

Reviewed 30 April 2017

We stopped here after spending the night at the RV park,next door on april 28th, 2017. I heard we should stop here, go inside and take a look. We did, and we were the only ones there at lunch, and we stayed and ate, and...More

1  Thank Ken S
Reviewed 23 March 2017

You have to walk through the bar area to get to the dining area but it is fine once you get back there - no smoking. This really is your only option for a evening meal in this area and it is only open on...More

1  Thank Traildreamin
rodeotavern, Owner at Rodeo Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Glad you enjoyed the BBQ brisket. The BBQ is made in house as are the hamburger patties. Come back and see us when you are in the area Thank you for stopping in Rob and Deb

Reviewed 24 October 2016

The food and drinks were great but the best of all is the friendly staff. If you're around when the make the pizza be sure to put your order in ahead of time. Be sure to check the hours as the aren't open all day...More

1  Thank Ish34
rodeotavern, Owner at Rodeo Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

We are open now on Thursday nights for food. So when you come back please come see us. We are so happy to hear you had a great time at the Rodeo Tavern. Thank you for stopping in Rob and Deb

Reviewed 11 October 2016

Long drive from Green Valley AZ to Sunland NM, and we were looking for a watering hole to stretch our legs and enjoy some local chat. We sure picked the right place. The beer was cold, the restrooms were clean and the locals were great....More

2  Thank Born2runLondon
Reviewed 6 September 2016

In the middle of no where is a small desert tavern and grill....squint your eyes and imagine galloping up on your horse...to grab a beer and meal. The menu, food and service was better than one would imagine for such an out of the way...More

1  Thank Marc W
Reviewed 8 May 2016

We came here because local information said they had dinner on Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday. We came Wednesday and Tanya said they were not doing dinner on Wednesdays. Since we were from 10 miles away, Tanya not only made us great fried chicken, but made us Caesar salad,...More

1  Thank Art H
rodeotavern, Owner at Rodeo Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2016

Since January only the bar is open on Wednesday and Thursday. All day Friday and Saturday the kitchen is open from 11:00 to 8:00. Tanya is great and if she is bartending she will always turn on the fryer. We hate to see anyone go...More

Reviewed 12 February 2016

A couple of weeks ago my brother and I were driving from El Paso, Tx to Bisbee, Az and were passing thru Rodeo, Nm when we noticed this tavern and grill. It was around lunch time so we decided to stop in for some food....More

Thank kyle p
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Wounded Warriors came to our valley for the weekend and stayed at DD Gamble. However, it was set up that all would have Saturday dinner at the Tavern along with having a John Wayne and Patsy Cline impersonators. The dining room was packed with folks...More

Thank Jeleane S
rodeotavern, Owner at Rodeo Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2015

It was a great evening. Everyone seem to be having a great time. We will have Patsy and John back again. Our only wish is that people would keep the noise to a lower level to hear the music better but with a packed house...More

Reviewed 27 October 2015

Who would expect to find a great restaurant with a full service bar in a town that boasts a population of about 100 people? If you're visiting Rodeo or a nearby area, this is a must. The atmosphere is rustic, people are friendly, and the...More

Thank Statia
Nearby Restaurants
Portal Peak Lodge Store & Cafe
93 reviews
13.50 km away
Sandy's Restaurant & RV Park
40 reviews
62.95 km away
Ramona's Cafe
97 reviews
64.97 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cave Creek Canyon
42 reviews
14.20 km away
Geronimo Surrender Monument
5 reviews
18.88 km away
Chiricahua National Monument
521 reviews
32.67 km away
John Slaughter Ranch
28 reviews
60.60 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Rodeo Tavern staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 Highway 80, Rodeo, NM 88056-0197
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Rodeo
  • Phone Number: +1 575-557-2229
On Wednesday and Thursday only the bar is open...no food served On these two days the bar opens at 4:00 p.m. On Friday and Saturday the kitchen opens at 11:00 a.m. and closes at 8:00 p.m.--the bar remains open until the bartender calls last call!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing