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Lucy's Mexicali Restaurant

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2927 Sudderth Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345
505 257 8754
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wed - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 25
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  • 33
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 15
    Poor
  • 30
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Traditional New Mexican fair

Great place to stop in for a beer, and Mexican food while shopping downtown. All the food here is good and has been a long time favorite of the locals. Personal favorite are the chicken enchiladas. Oh ya, did I mention the cold beer?

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 26, 2015
Gary O
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Lubbock, Texas
Good for:
  • Bar scene
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119 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Las Cruces
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We are very picky about our Mexican food. Every thing we have eaten here has been very good. We always make it a point to stop here when in town. You even get your choice of how hot you want your chili. There margarita's are not the best however.

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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

I loved this place! The margaritas were delicious, not too strong and not too weak! The guacamole was the perfect size for dipping and loved the complementary salsa and tostadas. I ordered the chicken wings, which I enjoyed because the dipping sauces were brought separate and not smothered on the wings, which usually makes them greasy! My partner had the... More 

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Lubbock, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Great place to stop in for a beer, and Mexican food while shopping downtown. All the food here is good and has been a long time favorite of the locals. Personal favorite are the chicken enchiladas. Oh ya, did I mention the cold beer?

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Midland, Texas
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Visited Lucy’s twice. First visit had the delicious and very favorable green chili rellenos. They come with a choice of cheese chicken or beef, and are fried in a crispy egg batter. The green chili sauce is served mild, medium and hot…trust me the hot is hot but so good you can’t get enough! Second visit ordered the chipotle grilled... More 

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Tyler, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The menu is extensive, and the food is good. The hot sauce is a little ketchup-y, but had a good flavor. Don't go with the "hot" option on your entree unless you really mean it. The plates come with a lot of food, and the beans and rice are good. Service was decent. House margaritas were strong, I thought.

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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

This place is the place to go for margaritas and Mexican food next to all the shops the only thing I didn't like was the Adams queso not my style but they didn't make us pay for it so thought that was really nice definelty will be going back staff was great highly recommend

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El Paso, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Mexican food was very good, we had flauntas, enchiladas and beef burrito, everything was really good. We didn't have a chance to try their famous margaritas, maybe next time.

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Midland, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

My favorite is the Whatever with chicken or shredded beef. The white queso in medium is the best. They have a great assortment of Margaritas also.

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Fort Worth, Tx.
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Ruidoso rolls up the sidewalk at 8pm. Lucy's was open so we gave it a try. Dirty carpet, cracked booths, rude waitress and bad overpriced food. $1.50 for one flour tortilla...really? I ate a couple of bites of my dinner...couldn't leave fast enough. Your better off eating at the well known fast food restaurants.

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Ruidoso, New Mexico
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I visit Lucy's often, but apparently not as often as I thought. Been about three weeks, but things appeared to have changed immensely. There were so many flies everywhere it was super disgusting, thought they were gonna carry my food away, our server Guette was very understanding and prompt, she really was great, they did offer us a discount on... More 

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Additional Information about Lucy's Mexicali Restaurant

Address: 2927 Sudderth Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345
Phone Number: 505 257 8754
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ruidoso
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2927 Sudderth Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ruidoso
  • Phone Number: 505 257 8754

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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