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Drifter Pancake House

711 Silver Heights Blvd, Silver City, NM 88061-6925
+1 575-534-9155
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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06:00 - 14:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Diner
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LOCATION
711 Silver Heights Blvd, Silver City, NM 88061-6925
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Drifter interior reminds me of the early 1960's redone. The menu has a great selection and items are available all day - a big plus for those that hate not being able to order lunch until 11:00. The service is outstanding and if you want...More

Thank Maryloualso
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is delightfully retro without looking worn out. I had biscuits & gravy. The gravy came in a separate cup so I could put it on myself. The biscuits were big and fluffy. The plate also came with sausage or bacon and hash browns....More

Thank Kate G
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Taste like Grandmas kitchen!!! Light fluffy pancakes, hot brewed coffee, and delightful hospitality. I would eat here every day if I could. Country and a Mexican food masters. Even my children enjoyed their meals and left no crumb behind. ;)

Thank sw_cowgurl88
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Had breakfast here on my recent visit to Silver City and glad I did. Very good food and wonderful service. It is an older restaurant, but clean and interesting looking.

Thank 23mjh57
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Crowded for Sunday breakfast, which is probably explained by being free to travelers who stay at The Drifter Motel. That's kind of different to the usual breakfast room next to a motel office. I don't know the property's history, however I'm guessing that it is...More

Thank OldTownDan
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Great service, wide selection on menu, our breakfasts have arrived promptly and well prepared. Coffee is good, we had egg dishes with sides of meat and every time we have been here our meals were prepared to our liking. One of our two go-to breakfast...More

Thank Joan C
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Obviously a local favorite and I can say we were not disappointed. Kind of a 60s type diner but with a friendly and efficient staff. The menu was pretty complete with American favorites and Southwestern fare. We were comparing the Huevos Rancheros throughout New Mexico...More

Thank Clark H
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Certainly not fancy or 'different', but good standard fare. Actually really good pancakes! Wait staff was friendly and prompt. No complaints really.

Thank DannyNM
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Ordered a cheese omelette, pancakes, and grits. The cheese omelette seems slightly overdone but ok. The pancakes, grits, and coffee were very good. About $10 for breakfast.

Thank Larry R
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Drifter's is usually very full on the weekends and it's easy to see why. There is a rather large menu with a strong southwestern showing. Great food. Great service. Great prices.

Thank Albert008
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 14:00
Monday
06:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 14:00
Thursday
06:00 - 14:00
Friday
06:00 - 14:00
Saturday
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 711 Silver Heights Blvd, Silver City, NM 88061-6925
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Silver City
  • Phone Number: +1 575-534-9155
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