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Big D's Downtown Dive

Italian, American, Hamburgers
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505 N Main Street, Roswell, NM 88201
575-627-0776
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great lunch!

We were pleasantly surprised when we had lunch here. They have a great selection of sandwiches & fries. You order at the counter & they will bring you the food. The staff was very friendly.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
Schellie V
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Jourdanton
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Roswell, New Mexico
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Overpriced to the max. Ordered a cheesesteak and had to pay $18 dollars. Yes that's for a sandwich, $18. Initially the price is lower but after getting one home several times and finding about a quarter of the roll empty the staff advised me to order extra meat. And because the cheese was very, very, very little as in barely... More 

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Jourdanton
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised when we had lunch here. They have a great selection of sandwiches & fries. You order at the counter & they will bring you the food. The staff was very friendly.

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Reserve, United States
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

The food here is great but make sure you have the time. This place does not rush anything. At first I was a little upset because I mean we all want everything fast. However when the food arrived it was by far the best burger I have ever eaten.

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North Vancouver, Canada
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

We dropped into Roswell on our New Mexico road trip and what a find. Certainly not fancy but the food was memorable. We had the crispy pork belly sandwich, garlic fries, homemade won tons (?!) and I can't even remember what else. Everything was delicious. As an added bonus the manager (Keith?) was exceptionally helpful in steering us to some... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Had the garlic fries and burger with green chile and guacamole. It was amazing! Highly recommend this local treasure! The fries had were crispy and tossed with fresh minced garlic parsley and fresh Parmesan cheese. The burger had a golden toasty bun, juicy and well seasoned beef, and was topped with roasted green chiles and yummy guac. It was served... More 

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Hastings, Nebraska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Saw the good reviews online so went to check it out while passing through. Never seen a burger served with native fry bread before so had to try it out. The burger was very good, a little messy but that's to be expected (when does eating fry bread ever be not messy?). The place was fairly busy, filled with locals... More 

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Slidell, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

We decided to make Roswell a stop on our Griswold-esque 2015 family vacation. Wanting to avoid the chain restaurants, we asked the hotel front desk person for a good local place to eat and he suggested Big D's. A bit later, while filling up our rental car, I also asked the gas station attendant for a referral...when she also said... More 

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Austin, Texas
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127 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Excellent find here in Roswell. Very casual, and a good menu. We stopped for lunch on a Wed, and the locals were crowding the place which is always a good sign. I had the Breakfast Burg, and wow, a greasy, dripping mound of goodness. I ordered one without the cheese. The first bite into the burger with fried egg was... More 

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Olathe
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

This place was recommended by a local we ran into earlier in the day. I really liked it. Sandwiches were good. I would definitely return.

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Conroe
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

This place has off the chart burgers and specialized fries! Plus great attitude from staff makes you feel welcome the minute you walk in. Also try their bread pudding!

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Address: 505 N Main Street, Roswell, NM 88201
Phone Number: 575-627-0776
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Roswell
Cuisine: Italian, American, Hamburgers

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  • Address: 505 N Main Street, Roswell, NM 88201
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Roswell
  • Phone Number: 575-627-0776

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, American, Hamburgers

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