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La Cueva Cafe

135 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-5946
+1 575-758-7001
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“guacamole” (97 reviews)
“enchiladas” (103 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
135 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-5946
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The food, service, and ambiance here were all excellent. While not quite five star food, ti was very close and the cool little dining room and low key but very friendly service push this one into the top category. Parking can be tough though. However,...More

Thank montanapescado
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Touring some cities in NM and came to beautiful Taos. Our daughter had done the same and recommended La Cueva. We trusted her and for good reason. Outstanding food. Tacos, enchiladas, Chile rellenos, rice, beans: all delicious. Sitting outdoors and drinking a lager to cool...More

Thank jwellsman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Most people don't think of Mexican or New Mexican food as being gluten free or vegetarian, but La Cueva offers many dishes that are both, without sacrificing flavor. Their smoothies are fantastic also! The patio is cozy and congenial. Our service was efficient and friendly....More

Thank gailgoldenjewelry
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are a few tables inside but most sit out on the patio in the back. This place is not fancy but excellent food, affordable prices and good service. All 5 of us had different entrees and we all loved them.

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Many people would look at this place and say no. Don’t be fooled. The food is 1st rate and authentic. The service is efficient and friendly. The ceviche was excellent as was the fajitas mole. Some of the best guacamole I’ve ever had and I...More

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We eat at La Cueva Cafe at least once on our yearly trip to Taos and have never been disappointed. We are both vegan (plus I'm gluten free) so this place is a find for us. Everything on the menu is gluten free and the...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No joke. - husbands review Wife’s review: great atmosphere outside. Umbrellas provided plenty of shade on the hot day. The staff was friendly and very polite. We came for lunch and I very much enjoyed my iced tea and veggie burrito. I had the green...More

Thank Kara W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

food is very good. Best seats are on the patio during decent weather. Nice sun unbrellas. Food is very authentic and was special.

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just our kinda place! Excellent fresh guacamole and salsa with a touch of roasted flavor. We shared the shrimp enchiladas and they were tasty.

Thank Nav1go
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Busy weekend in Taos and this is a popular place. We had quite the wait for a table and our food took some time to arrive but they were quick with drinks, chips and guac and the food was worth the wait. We would go...More

Thank GGtraveler10
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Response from Travel_Gigi | Reviewed this property |
When I was there I didn't ask for any, but it never hurts to ask! Good Luck
29 May 2016|
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There was a couple with a small dog the day we went
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-5946 (Formerly Rellenos Cafe)
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Taos
  • Phone Number: +1 575-758-7001
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