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Little Toad Creek Inn & Tavern

1122 Highway 35, Mimbres, NM 88049
(575) 536-9649
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Ranked #1 of 5 restaurants in Mimbres
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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82% Recommend
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English first
Phoenix, Arizona
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 NEW

We stayed the night and ate dinner in the restaurant as it is in middle of nowhere. We had the fish and chips which were excellent - great beer batter and beautiful, excellent slaw with fries on the side. The food was fresh, extremely well prepared and delicious. It was attractive presentation as well. They didn't have a kids menu... More

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El Paso, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Memorial day weekend 2014, my wife and I were out in this beautiful area staying at the Georgetown Cabins and exploring the area lakes. Monday morning we decided to go have brunch at the Little Toad. We got there early and sat in our truck until they opened. Sitting there just taking in the beauty of the area I guess... More

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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68 reviews 68 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

We stopped at the Little Toad Creek Inn after visiting the cliff dwellings. It was their last night of the season and not very busy. The service was excellent, the food was excellent and the atmosphere was excellent. I had the elk filet and my wife had the lamb. The vegetables were fresh and uniquely-prepared. The background music was just... More

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85 reviews 85 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013 via mobile

We stayed two nights here. We came primarily because we liked the concept of an inn with a brewery, a distillery and a tavern/restaurant all in one. We arrived to find the place a little more run down looking than expected. The room was very cramped, but clean. The restaurant serves very nice food, though I thought a bit pricey,... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

The owners are very friendly and have some tasty munchies. There are pool tables and hummingbirds. The only negative is that we tried to go back the next year and they were closed on an "odd" day of the week.

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Truth or Consequences, New Mexico
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

We recently enjoyed a special five course Thai dinner offering at the Little Toad Creek Inn & Tavern, that far exceeded our expectations. Each course of the meal involved generous portions, tastefully presented by a staff with perfect timing. Our favorites that night were the complex and spicy Mango Salad and the Green Chile Curry with Chicken. My wife and... More

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Tucson, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

I've been to The Little Toad twice, once for dinner and today for lunch. The menu has lots of gourmet offerings. The service was slow but the worth the wait. We were not in any rush so we enjoyed visiting with our companions and had a leisurely lunch. Dinner was just as enjoyable..

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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

When you look at the menu, you're impressed by the gourmet offerings and wonder if it will be as good as it sounds. It actually surpassed our expectations for dinner. The shrimp skewer appetizer was not only tasty, but artfully designed & presented on a bed of baby greens with melon balls, grapes, etc. and a tasty dipping sauce. The... More

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Silver City, New Mexico
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

My husband and I drove 45 minutes to have a hamburger at the Little Toad only to find that it was lock up and no one around. It was 7:15pm. We were told that the bar would always be open on Mondays and they would serve a limited menu until 8:00pm. Gas is expensive these days and we wouldn't have... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013 via mobile

Service was exceptionally slow, poor quality food and limited menu items. Quite poor for a $160 dinner for 4! Bad service, little quantity and the quality was worse. The waitress just didn't want us to be there. " I'm alone tonight". So what, there was only 1 other table of 7.

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