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Jorge's Cafe

Mexican, American
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2064 W Highway 70, Ruidoso Downs, NM
(575) 378-9804
Today
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Patience

Went here for breakfast, the wait staff was very unfriendly. acted as if it was a problem to have to deal with us. But all in all the food was really pretty good.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
704sharil
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Roswell, New Mexico
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Great food and service! Love the desert! Nice Mexican atmosphere and lovely waitresses, I would recommend this to all. For more information please see their add inside The Local Pages phone book!

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Roswell, New Mexico
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Went here for breakfast, the wait staff was very unfriendly. acted as if it was a problem to have to deal with us. But all in all the food was really pretty good.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Wow, this place had great food! The waffles and pancakes were light and fluffy. The green chile pork was delicious as well as the midges. The sausage patties seemed like they were frozen mass produced, but the bacon and sausage links were much better. Always a bit of a wait, but it is worth it. We went 4 days for... More 

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KY
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

This restaurant was recommended by a woman at Pena's Place (as they close at 2pm on Saturdays). We were excited to go because it is the #1 rated restaurant on TripAdvisor. The building itself is small and nothing very special. There was a language barrier with the servers. Our server never once checked our drinks or asked if we needed... More 

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Ruidoso, New Mexico
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

this a family run restaurant with a fabulous efficient wait staff! The chips and salsa are perfect. Thefood is the best!! We always have to get our weekly fix!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Anytime someone asks me where to eat when visiting Ruidoso, I recommend Jorge's best local flavor in town. Small so hard to fit large groups but best place for couples to go and find anything yo could think of. From patty melts to my favorite the Mexican burger.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

We were looking for a place to go for dinner. To of the towns locals told us that this is where they go for Mexican food. So we decided to try it. It was Great!

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We always take the family to Jorge's while in Ruidoso. It is very cost effective and the food and drinks are good. They do not have a liquor license so the margaritas are made from wine. They serve both beer and wine. It is tucked away about 1/10 of a mile from the Walmart there. Service is quick especially when... More 

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Temple, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

After a terrible time at Denny's we needed to find another breakfast choice. I reluctantly followed my husband into Jorge's. It was excellent. There coffee, service, and food was great! I would eat here again when back in this area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015 via mobile

The food was amazing!!! Chips and salsa were on spot. Large portions served at a great price. We will definitely be back!

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Additional Information about Jorge's Cafe

Address: 2064 W Highway 70, Ruidoso Downs, NM
Phone Number: (575) 378-9804
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ruidoso Downs
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican, American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2064 W Highway 70, Ruidoso Downs, NM
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ruidoso Downs
  • Phone Number: (575) 378-9804

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican, American
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?