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El Camino Nuevo

€€ - €€€Mexican,
1025 Mechem Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-7047
+1 575-258-4312
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible17%
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“flan” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
1025 Mechem Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-7047
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It took a while for us to be acknowledged before we were seated. The service was really slow. The tortilla chips were good and the Margaritas were good but not frozen. I had a chalupa, and a shredded beef taco. Very skimpy on the meat...More

Thank Patty A
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Great margaritas, especially the watermelon one. Not your normal queso. Overall good authentic mexican food. Service was great.

Thank Byron S
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Places on Sunday night are hard to find open and we ended up here, we love mexican food. we had enchiladas, the tortilla was semi hard, they skimped on the filling (chicken) , the sopapias were greasy. I won't go back.

Thank SandBetweenMyToes007
Reviewed 13 November 2017

It is good New Mexican food restaurant, but remember it is a sports bar. It gets loud during sport events. Only my opinion, but a room away from the noise would make it even more appealing if I was with a group to talk. Maybe...More

Thank LA-NM-Boy
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We came here after a day of hiking, tired and just wanting to eat a good meal in a comfortable setting. This one fit the bill from the minute we walked in. Greeted by a friendly man who gave us a menu to look at...More

Thank lubbock123
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The service was very good. The staff stayed busy and we didn't have to wait long for our food. We ordered the Nachos. They lacked the spicy seasoning we have come to expect but they wern't bad either.

Thank Jerry C
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

One of our very favorite places to eat in Ruidoso! The service is awesome and staff are attentive and friendly! The entire menu is prepared from scratch and made from authentic family recipes!

Thank Lisa Z
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This is a family run business and has the best Mexican food in our little town. Mama is always in the kitchen to make sure that everything is to her specifications. The heat depends on the chilies cooked ;up that day, so you may need...More

Thank S Lynn M
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

The food was absolutely terrible. Sour cream runny. Queso and salsa were completely nasty. Chips stale and hard. Our 11 year old could have made better guacamole. So awful.

1  Thank Sheila L
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

My family and I went there and it was so/so. I had the enchilada plate, and they were definitely different than the enchiladas I'm used to, but they were okay. The consensus of my family was don't get the fajitas or combination plates. The burritos...More

Thank KRMN101
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1025 Mechem Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-7047
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ruidoso
  • Phone Number: +1 575-258-4312
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