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Benji's Restaurant

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821 W. Pine, Deming, NM 88030
5755465309
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
You are family at Benji's

Great food personally made to your taste. The food reflects southwest tastes with just enough but not too much spice. If you want a little extra spice or chile, just ask. This is the place to eat and relax in Deming.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW via mobile

Great food personally made to your taste. The food reflects southwest tastes with just enough but not too much spice. If you want a little extra spice or chile, just ask. This is the place to eat and relax in Deming.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

A favorite since its opening. Breakfast, Lunch - it doesn't matter - the food is freshly prepared to order and always delicious. For a parent with dementia, familiarity is important, and here we're treated like family - always with smiling warmth. Sparkling clean, fast, friendly service and fabulous Mexican and American food - well worth visiting

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Boulder, Colorado
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

The locals recommended Benji's and we were glad they did. Very good Mexican food, although they also have good American food. The service is friendly and prompt.

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Southern New Mexico
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is a relatively new spot locally managed with a lot of care. Very clean and welcoming. The food is tasty and not expensive.

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El Paso, Texas
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200 restaurant reviews
158 helpful votes 158 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

There are few options in Deming; Benji's is one of the best. The food is freshly made and very reasonable. The staff are friendly and the atmosphere is welcoming. While we were there a group of four "good ole boys" were regaling each other with tall tales in the rear - obviously this is a popular local spot. Wednesdays Benji's... More 

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Mathis, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Located in what looks to be a old sonic drive in. We stopped here because it seemed like something a little out of the ordinary. The staff was friendly and made sure our drinks and chips were full. The food was good especially the enchiladas. Make sure you stop by and check it out.

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Hot Springs Village, Arkansas
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23 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We stopped here for lunch while camping at the nearby state park. Very friendly, casual atmosphere. As another reviewer noted, the food is fresh, nice portions at a reasonable price and delicious. It was very crowded when we first arrived (a good sign for a local eatery) and service was friendly, quick and accommodating. Great lunch and definitely worth a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

A break from camp food took us to Benjis. We were greeted by two friendly waiters and served our meals in short order. The owner/chef smiled out at us as we paid out bill. I felt welcome and enjoyed a good meal.

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Conifer, Colorado
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

We ate here based on Trip Ãdvisor reviews. We were greeted by an extremely friendly, courteous young man. They served chips and salsa, as do most Mexican restaurants. Tasty, and they refilled it. I ordered burritos, my wife got Chile rellenos. Meal came promptly and was delicious. Generous portions and very reasonable prices. The young man checked couple times how... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Had breakfast here and was extremely satisfied! I vote best breakfast in Deming for sure. Don't wanna get too in to detail, just experience for yourself! Good job guys, this place is the real deal.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 821 W. Pine, Deming, NM 88030
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Deming
  • Phone Number: 5755465309

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business

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