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2219 W Highway 70, Ruidoso Downs, NM 88346
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Cuisines: American
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Rapid City, South Dakota
17 reviews 17 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Denny's seems to have a better menu than the last time I ate there...with a lot of healthy options. Unfortunately, one of the waiters was lurking and staring while I was trying to eat. Creepy.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

The food was really good but the service wasn't the greatest. Waitress acted like we were a burdon. Made a rude remark and walked away when we weren't ready to order. The cook was really nice.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Good food, fast service, what more could you want. Not too crowded for a Sunday morning. Staff very friendly. Restrooms clean.

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Ruidoso, New Mexico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I have been here since the Denny's was first built. I have seen it go from good to bad, did not eat here for several years. We have eaten here several times over the last few months. I have seen great improvement through the current management. We generally eat a breakfast meal after church on Sunday's and there is almost... More 

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New York
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240 reviews 240 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
249 helpful votes 249 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

stopped for a late lunch,there was only 2 tables of people. Took 30 minutes for a burger and a turkey sandwich. The turkey sandwich was very dry. The other two tables also had problems with their orders. Very slow service and not worth the wait.

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Top Contributor
143 reviews 143 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I've not been a Denny's diner much in the past but this visit could change that. My waitress was super friendly and accommodating. I found the restaurant clean and at a comfortable temperature, a good thing with the constant changing temps in Ruidoso. It was late when I arrived and honestly went because it was the only place open. It... More 

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London, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Just because it's a Denny's doesn't mean the food will be good. The cook was serving up eggs that weren't properly cooked, still raw..my order wasn't the only. Had our waitress send back and asked for scrambled. When cook asked why, waitress told her that i'd changed my mine. When she brought to the table i told her she needed... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We cant understand the earlier reviews on this classic Dennys. We had a great meal and our server Gordon made us feel very welcome.

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Top Contributor
155 reviews 155 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

What do you say? Well, just everything was closed so we settled for here and it was just what you always get with Denny's. But they gave me the bowl of soup I ordered and said they were sorry but that was the end of the soup. They had half filled it and made no adjustment on the bill. Oh,... More 

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Vacaville, CA
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56 reviews 56 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We had breakfast there during a recent stay and the food was excellent, but the young lady that waited on us (we forgot to get her name) was superb, very friendly, helpful and genuinely nice. If you are up for a great breakfast that won't break the bank, you will not go wrong eating here!

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Address: 2219 W Highway 70, Ruidoso Downs, NM 88346
Phone Number: 575-378-1389
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ruidoso Downs
Cuisine: American

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