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Del's Restaurant

) #2 of 22 Restaurants in Tucumcari €€ - €€€ Mexican, American, Soups
1202 E Route 66 Blvd., Route 66, Tucumcari, NM 88401
+1 575-461-1740
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (106 reviews)
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11:00 - 21:00All hours
Mexican, American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
1202 E Route 66 Blvd., Route 66, Tucumcari, NM 88401
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Reviewed yesterday

I really do not understand all the very positive reviews. We stayed in Tucumcari one evening, and the motel proprietor said Del's menu had a lot of choices (in retrospect, he didn't really say anything about the food). We were tired and it was close...More

1  Thank motim55
Reviewed 2 days ago

Friends of ours told us to eat here while in Tucumcari. Wow, what a surprise! The food was incredible. The red chili sauce on the enchiladas was amazing, the chili relleno great and the Mexican chicken fried steak (Christmas, with red and green sauce) was...More

Thank DallasMeetingPlanner
Reviewed 3 days ago

After reading good reviews, I was definitely disappointed in the quality and quantity of the food. Chicken fried steak was grisly, portions small and felt they were over-priced. Salad bar was rather disappointing as well and staff were hovering around making it difficult to even...More

Thank RoadTripGranny
Reviewed 3 days ago

Very friendly staff. Clean and well decorated. Excellent mac and cheese. Right on Route 66. Lots of motels around to stay for the night,

Thank Mudgeit
Reviewed 1 week ago

Traveling I-40 heading to Oklahoma, stayed at the Roadrunner Lodge, so we had to try this restaurant for the first time, besides that my nickname is Del! Great food and service! They have a nice gift shop with some very cool Route 66 stuff available....More

Thank Delvin H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped on our way to Angel Fire at the recommendation of friends. When we first drove up we expected it might be good because the parking lot was full and people were waiting. My wife had grilled chicken salad, fresh greens and perfectly grilled...More

Thank Carter G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Special was fish and chips which included the salad bar. All was good. Salad bar was fresh. Nothing spectacular.

Thank Ready2GoTravel2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have stopped in Tucumcari several times and have never eaten elsewhere. The staff is very friendly and the food is delicious and plentiful. Highly recommended, unless you are dieting!

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were told that Del's was the best place to go for dinner. Naturally, we were game to try it. Food portions were very small, service was slow, and prices were high. We would skip this and eat fast food if we came through here...More

Thank anns6838
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked from the Blue Swallow Motel for dinner. It was a pretty good dinner, nothing special. I had a Mexican dish which was good, others had chicken and steak, which they said was good. Salad buffet looks like it has a good variety. Food...More

1  Thank Nita L
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Leiva K
5 April 2017|
Response from kcpiy | Property representative |
Yes, we do shipping. Please contact us at 5754611740
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$17
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, 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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1202 E Route 66 Blvd., Route 66, Tucumcari, NM 88401
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Tucumcari
  • Phone Number: +1 575-461-1740
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Since 1956, Del's Restaurant has been a destination break on Historic Route 66. Stop in and meet our friendly staff and enjoy delicious food, an attractive setting and over the top service. Whether your hunger is more on the light side, or you've worked up a vigorous appetite, we have a delicious fare for all. Make Del's Restaurant a major stop when seeking the flavor of Historic Route 66, you'll be glad you did!
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