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Comet II Drive-In Restaurant

€€ - €€€Mexican, American,
217 Parker Ave., Santa Rosa, NM 88435-2348
+1 505-472-3663
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (38 reviews)
“homemade pies” (12 reviews)
“pudding” (10 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
217 Parker Ave., Santa Rosa, NM 88435-2348
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Worst I've ever had! I honestly can not believe how bad it was! Mexican Bad! Fish Bad! Service Bad! Wish we would have known and could have saved our money!

Thank Ashley N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For a small town, the food here was pretty good. I would have rated a 4 for just that, but the service and friendly nature of the staff made me give them a 5. It was refreshing to see people who cared and did a...More

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food at Comet II was excellent! We had enchiladas and a burrito. The only thing missing is a margarita as their not licensed. Our waitress was awesome she's efficient and pleasant! But the chef is damn good too. The prices for how much you...More

Thank Lyall H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ratings on this place are a stretch. First the aesthetic is like a boring cafeteria for the elderly with a BINGO attached. Eclectic in the worst way. Again, grandparent’s cafeteria in the BINGO hall. The guacamole looked like it came out of a bucket....More

Thank Chandra W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enchiladas yum! And there was a fried egg on top! I had 1/2 green Chile and 1/2 red Chile. Super good overall.

Thank S Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don't let the appearance fool you! The food was great, and the staff efficient and friendly. It's an old building, but clean. We had the enchiladas and chille rellenos (sp?). Very, very good!

Thank dianeharms333
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Both our hostess and waitress were very friendly! The food was good. The atmosphere was nice and the restaurant was clean. Very enjoyable!

1  Thank Judy H
Reviewed 22 March 2018

My wife and I were on a 2 week trip to New Mexico and Arizona. This is by far the best meal we had on the entire trip. The staff was extremely friendly and helpings were huge. The salsa provided with the chips was tasty...More

Thank Fred K
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Terrible food and service!!! Very expensive for a wile in the wall in the middle of nowhere. Dirty bathrooms! Don’t waste your time here.

Thank grantwindels
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

This place is not worth your time and expensive. Food was terrible only thing decent was chips and salsa. Quest bland. Beef quesadillas had nasty taco meat. Chili relleno was soupy. Told waitress that we didn’t realize that beef quesadilla came with taco meat not...More

Thank Jana W
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Questions & Answers
28 August 2017|
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Response from Julesausten | Reviewed this property |
Corn tortillas are gluten free
28 January 2017|
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Response from paradiseag | Reviewed this property |
No, we asked for them and waitress told us they do not have permit to sell alcoholic drinks.
Sheri H
22 May 2015|
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Response from CDM49 | Reviewed this property |
We had the BBQ Plate which was very good. Did not eat any Mexican.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 Parker Ave., Santa Rosa, NM 88435-2348
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Rosa
  • Phone Number: +1 505-472-3663
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