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The Rancher's Steak and Seafood

) #10 of 61 Restaurants in Ruidoso €€ - €€€ American, Steakhouse, Seafood
2823 Sudderth Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6309
+1 575-257-7540
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“prime rib” (45 reviews)
“lobster” (15 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
2823 Sudderth Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6309
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1 - 10 of 355 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a great place to eat. We had driven past this place for the past 10 years and never stopped. On a recommendation from a co worker we set reservations for dinner and wow I was highly impressed. Top notch service and food. The prime...More

Thank Traveling T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worst place never coming back!!! The prime rib ok the hamburger burned and the serve was alone for 10 tables

Thank ananata2
Reviewed 1 week ago

The two nice ladies who helped us with our orders, drink, and food were outstanding. I would come back just to help support them. the food was well prepared and hot when delivered. My wife and i split a steak and my son got the...More

1  Thank Terry P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son and I always enjoy an end of the day steak dinner here. Fantastic, tasty meats as well as aroma filled side dishes and veggies. We really like this place and it it one of our stops when we are in Ruidoso.

Thank daddymo2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family of five and I spent our Mother's Day celebration here. We didn't know that they weren't open until 11:00 but the staff had accommodated us anyway. The ribeye was perfectly cooked and was quite juicy. It turned out to be so much of...More

Thank aldwin_yves
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We choose The Ranchers for its cozy lounge and great food. We were delighted when we met Ed, our bartender. He's a great bartender. He made suggestions for our meal and surprised us with home made carrot cake for my friend. You must stop by...More

Thank Patti K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancé and I love Ruidoso! We love to travel and have experienced all walks of life during our travels. Each time we come to Ruidoso, we stop at Rancher's for dinner. Our server/bartender, Shelby was amazing! The restaurant was slammed due to Memorial Day...More

Thank dbisobender
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I stopped in for lunch recently and we were so pleased we did. Our waitress, Suzi, was so welcoming and personable. We both ended up ordering the french dip sandwich with a side for less than $10. Wow, we were more than...More

Thank Eve L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Greeted with a smile immediately upon entering the door. Hosted graciously seated us in the table we preferred. Immediately received water and their delicious, warm yeast rolls with soft spreadable butter. These were refilled by the very attentive staff as soon as the bread basket...More

Thank Paula C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Staff and food are excellent! Highly recommend. Full menu with excellent steaks! There's a small cozy bar that's very comfortable with a full bar.

1  Thank David105
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is it possible for a wheelchair to get inside?
6 July 2016|
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Response from pparmen | Reviewed this property |
I do believe they are wheelchair accessible.
Thomas W
Do you need a reservation?
28 July 2015|
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Response from Paula J | Reviewed this property |
We didn't need one and it was a busy weekend
Chuck E
Open today?
13 July 2015|
Response from James F | Reviewed this property |
It appears that they are open from 11 AM - 9 PM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
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: 2823 Sudderth Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6309 (Formerly Santino's Italian Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ruidoso
  • Phone Number: +1 575-257-7540
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