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Cowboy Cafe

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1120 E 2nd St, Roswell, NM 88201-7312
575-622-6363
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast

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  • 62
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  • 35
    Very good
  • 9
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  • 3
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  • 3
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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
    4 of 5 stars
Best breakfast in town

Best breakfast in town. Be sure to get the sausage patties; they taste homemade and are nice and spicy. Their signature breakfast includes eggs fixed like you want, hash browns, sausage, bacon or ham, pancakes or biscuits and gravy. Add an orange juice and cup of coffee and you will have to be... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 23, 2015
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Best breakfast in town. Be sure to get the sausage patties; they taste homemade and are nice and spicy. Their signature breakfast includes eggs fixed like you want, hash browns, sausage, bacon or ham, pancakes or biscuits and gravy. Add an orange juice and cup of coffee and you will have to be carried out of there. Saturday morning is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Wonderful bacon/egg/biscuit breakfast served by kind and friendly staff. Will definitely return the next time we drive through there at breakfast-time. This is a "dive", so go casual!

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Roswell, New Mexico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

We took another family here on their last trip here to Roswell. It's a place they had wanted to visit but never got there. The atmosphere is great, our waitress was outstanding, friendly, very helpful and tolerant of the 7 people we squished into a booth for breakfast. She never missed a beat and smiled the whole time. The food... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Went here based on reviews and wanting to find a local diner. Was just as excellent as expected. Nice thick bacon was my favorite part of my meal. Hash Browns were awesome as well!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

We wanted something local for breakfast and not a chain. This place had good reviews and we were not disappointed. The food is good and prices are fair. I'd eat here again.

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Flower Mound, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

We have stopped her twice as we traveled fromDallas to Ruidoso. It it great! Such down home cooking, great little diner and very sweet staff. Food is excellent!

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McKinney, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Great coffee!! Amazing eggs, sausage, and french toast. You have to try the jalapeno bacon - it is just that good!! The service was friendly and attentive. You never had to ask for a thing, as they anticipated all of our needs during the meal.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Lots of locals eat here. Great waitresses and service. Have had breakfast here several times, and am never disappointed. Local ranchers fun to talk to. Owner circulates and is concerned that everyone is happy. Would recommend.....am about to go eat breakfast there again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Wonderful waitress. Great atmosphere. Definitely recommend. Cowboy and cowgirl breakfast was filling. Coffee cup was never low. Breakfast for four was under $40 including tip.

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Roswell, New Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Good hamburgers and BBQ. Very cramped quarters, but lots of people eat there and like it. It is Roswell hometown owned.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1120 E 2nd St, Roswell, NM 88201-7312
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Roswell
  • Phone Number: 575-622-6363

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cafe, Diner

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