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2219 W Highway 70, Ruidoso Downs, NM 88346
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Cuisines: American
Dining options: Late Night
Most recent review
- Jul 26, 2014
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Dining options: Late Night
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33 reviews from our community

39% Recommend
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English first
Montreal, Canada
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51 reviews 51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

I had a quick meal of salmon, rice and broccoli at this restaurant when I stopped for the night in Ruidoso. The food was good, well presented and prepared and the server was attentive and cheerful. When I travel alone, it is nice to be able to depend on the kind of homey feeling one gets at this chain. There... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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148 reviews 148 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

OK, so this is a Denny's, like all the other thousands of Denny's right? The same old dull menu in a polished aluminium 'art deco' building. The difference here is that in a Denny's you expect to have mediocre service, but in this one the service is just terrible. I can only imagine that either there's a constant supply of... More

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

I only rate restaurants if they really impress me. Don't miss this one! The place was clean and great, the service prompt, the food really good. We were especially impressed with our waiter, Shane. Also, when we went there the next day our waitress was wonderful. This was the best food we had in Ruidoso

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Utopia, Texas
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

We really go to Denny's a lot for breakfast. We were greeted by a very friendly young man, that seated us quickly. Our waitress was friendly and checked on us a couple of times to fill our coffee cups. Food was served in a timely manner and was hot and delicious.

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Chandler, Arizona
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145 reviews 145 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Danny, our server, was ridiculously overworked. When we arrived, at about four in the afternoon, he was trying to cover every function but the kitchen. Nevertheless, he did bring coffee and water and after 15 minutes took our order. The omelettes arrived about 20 minutes later. In the interim. an assistant manager (Alex) arrived and promptly began upbraiding him, apparently... More

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

On October 5, 2013 we were in Ruidoso for the biggest car show in the State of New Mexico. Five of us went into Denny's at 5:00am for breakfast before going to the show to help park cars for the event. No fresh coffee on hand! one of our people tried to explain we needed to be out by 5:45... More

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El Paso, Texas
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

Better have all day to eat at Dennys.service is extremely slow and the cooks could pay better attention to orders

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013 via mobile

We came to vacation in Ruidoso went to Denny's twice sat over an hour and a half and didn't get any food. First time our waitress never came back to check on us second time our waiter was constantly checking on us. Only good thing about it was our waiter! They need new management!

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2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013 via mobile

My family and I had been on the road since 0830 cst, and went into this Denny's at 2200 (10pm). Our kiddos hadn't eaten since Lubbock around 1600 (4pm) this afternoon. It was a 5 minute edit to be seated, another 5 min to get a drink, and after more than an hour, we STILL hadn't received our meals (we... More

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2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013

Our server was super nice. Food took quite a while to get to our table but it was yummy :) it was about three in the morning so that was probably the reason for the slowness.

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