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505 N Main Street, Roswell, NM 88201
575-627-0776
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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
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The reviews seem to run a bit hot/cold here but after reading the details of them we decided this was our kind of place to try. We are traveling for a couple of months and love eating at local joints and the fact that this place calls itself a Dive just added to the draw. Hubby ordered the Monte... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 10, 2015
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Canton, Georgia
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 NEW

The place was packed and you had to search for the small paper menu's. Packed places is always a good thing except when you wait 45 minutes for a burger and fries. The hamburger was tasty and the sauce they put on it was delicious and I even dipped my fries in it. The atmosphere was fair and the team... More 

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Canton, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

The reviews seem to run a bit hot/cold here but after reading the details of them we decided this was our kind of place to try. We are traveling for a couple of months and love eating at local joints and the fact that this place calls itself a Dive just added to the draw. Hubby ordered the Monte Cristo... More 

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Sacramento, California, United States
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4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Definitely the place to eat in town (though it was our second choice because Toddzilla was closed). Guacamole burger was super yummy, as was classic. Southwest Mozzerella was a winner. We (family of four) couldn't get close to finishing the fry trio. Only non win was the pork belly sandwich, which was good, but just too greasy for my taste.... More 

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Roswell, New Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We've heard and read about Big D's being in the top 10 burger joints in the nation. Being from Roswell, we thought we should go try it and experience these too 10 burgers ourselves. My daughter and I both got a regular cheese burger as most others were southwest or BBQ inspired, not really our thing. To be honest, they... More 

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Roswell, New Mexico
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 via mobile

So I ordered a cheese steak and sweet potato fries. Where do I start, I got my fries and the were cold and soggy told me it would be 15 minutes for fresh ones. I had already waited 15 minutes longer than the 15 minutes they said it would take. Then comes the cheese steak, more like cheese and veggie... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

at an overnight stay on a ski trip - we wanted to eat at the same ole same ole,,, but a local at the hotel bar told us that the owner, A former chef in Las Vegas moved to NM to stay with his elderly Mom & Dad and decideed to open a place to eat. it's a burger/ Po... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

This place has some really excellent burgers. It's very trendy and conveniently located. Seriously, try the Texas BBQ burger. You'll be happy!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Based on trip advisor reviews we stopped to eat. We were super pleased! The cheesesteaks were better then Philly (imo). The homemade potato chips were amazing! The appetizer fry plate is a must: including green chilies, pickles, and mushrooms! The salad had NO iceberg lettuce-- what a relief! This is the type of local place I ADORE:)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015 via mobile

I was shocked when she saw they had smoked salmon on the menu. We always check out trip adviser as we travel to choose our restaurant. This was number two on the list at the time and we chose it over the number one spot. We were so glad we did! I had told my husband, I was really wanting... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

The burgers are big enough for 2 people with small appetites! We wanted something different from your average chain restaurant and we're very pleased to stumble upon this. The Philli cheese steak is awesome as well as the breakfast burger. (A burger is not complete without a fried egg in my opinion ) Go to! You will not be disappointed!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • 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

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