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4700 Mabry Dr, Clovis, NM 88101
505.762.9423
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cook's in Clovis

The food was average fair and the prices were okay. There was a little excessive noise from some kids but that isn't the fault of the owners. Kids are kids and can sometimes be harder to handle than others. Convenient to the Super 8 and comfort Inn east of Mc Donalds.

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
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EARLY, TX
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

The food was average fair and the prices were okay. There was a little excessive noise from some kids but that isn't the fault of the owners. Kids are kids and can sometimes be harder to handle than others. Convenient to the Super 8 and comfort Inn east of Mc Donalds.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

My husband and I were traveling and needed to eat a light dinner. The service was quick and friendly, the food was cooked properly. Definitely a good value.

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Portales, New Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Quick summary: great food, friendly, always go with the special! Detailed review: My wife and I eat at Cooks at least once a week normally breakfast, but we have went a few times for dinner, and have yet to be dissappointed. The prices are a bit high, but the portions are huge and the staff is more then willing to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Was expecting a typical truck stop restaurant, as a large truck stop was next door. Been by it a hundred times and never stopped, but glad I did. Not a gourmet experience by any means, but this is a family-type country restaurant with good food at reasonable prices. Waitresses were a hoot. Been back a few times now, and same... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Amazing breakfast! Had the "Cowboy Special" which consists of 3 eggs, 2 pancakes, & your choice of sausage, ham, or bacon. Yum! Prices are really cheap & you get a lot of food. Staff super friendly. Going to try their lunch next time.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I travel all 48 states, and am almost always disappointed when I eat at truck stops. Hard to take my semi anywhere nicer, so when i'm working, i generally carry my own food. Had to take my 34 hour break here, so i thought I'd give it a chance. I ordered to-go, as I was exhausted. Super friendly servers! Took... More 

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Bryant, Arkansas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Was on a road trip to New Mexico with the better half, and she's been through here a few times, years ago, and said this was a good place to eat. We went in and sat down. The first thing that got annoying real quick, was the amount of flies in the building, ( I can understand a fly or... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

It's ok, not great. And, it's not the homey home cooking you hope. Atmosphere is fun/funny. We had their Mexican choices (Salsa tasted like it was the cold stuff straight from Sam's) and found them to be acceptable but far too pricey for what you were getting - they know they have a captive audience. It's on the main road... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

The menu is pricy for what you get. If you want small servings, less flavor, no really healthy choices, sub standard service, cheese or fried choices and pay lots for it, then this is your kind of place. I almost walked out when I could not find a healthy choice on the dinner menu. And, I so wish I had.... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Clovis is not a garden spot by any stretch but this "home cooking'" restaurant gives you something to look forward to if you're traveling between, say, Austin and Albuquerque. I only can speak to the breakfast and the service but both were excellent - pancakes, light and fluffy; bacon crisp and thick; coffee hot and bottomless. This place is a... More 

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Address: 4700 Mabry Dr, Clovis, NM 88101
Phone Number: 505.762.9423
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Clovis
Cuisine: American

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  • Address: 4700 Mabry Dr, Clovis, NM 88101
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Clovis
  • Phone Number: 505.762.9423

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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