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Joe's Bar & Grill Cantina

Mexican, American
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865 Will Rogers Dr, RR 66, Santa Rosa, NM 88435-2634
575-472-1234
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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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  • 21
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Good food and fast service

Ordered breakfast. Food was hot and fresh, service fast, great atmosphere due to historical memorabilia, as well as 50s tunes playing on radio. Felt like I had stepped back in time! Would eat here again.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 9, 2015
Julie K
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Las Cruces, New Mexico
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Bar scene
  • Local cuisine
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English first
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

My daughter was super disappointed because she ordered the cheese dip and chips and it was like cheezwhiz. Awful stuff. They were out of a lot of items on the menu and what we got was not very good and it was super expensive. They do have a cool shop, but there are plenty of those around...

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Ordered breakfast. Food was hot and fresh, service fast, great atmosphere due to historical memorabilia, as well as 50s tunes playing on radio. Felt like I had stepped back in time! Would eat here again.

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Oklahoma
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92 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

This place is just fantastic. Step back into old Route 66 in a small cozy restaurant complete with souvenir shop, enjoy the hospitality of the host and service, and take in some great Mexican food freshly prepared by hand and not out of a can. We ate there several times on our stay and loved it all. The food was... More 

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Springfield, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We were greeted promptly. Pulled tables together for a 7-top for us quickly (and they were busy too). Service and food was good at a good price. They served Mexican and American food and it was all good. We would certainly stop in again.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 via mobile

Very disappointed. ..... My husband's family is from Santa Rosa. I was really looking forward to eating at Joesephs. We waited 1 hr for our food.. Our server was un seen and un heard of after we were served our drinks. We had to ask another server, who at that point seemed frustrated and just brought us out pitches. When... More 

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Grove, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We loved the chicken fried steak. It was tender and juicy. The sides were fresh and well seasoned and our server was attentive to our needs.

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Ganado, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We were looking for someplace to eat in Santa Rosa. One place we checked ion TripAdvisor looked good, but there were literally no cars in the parking lot! That made us nervous, so we saw Joe's and decided to drop in. We WILL be back! We ate in the front area and it has an old time diner/60's feel to... More 

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Edmond, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Cool place to visit and eat. Lots of Route 66 stuff and great atmosphere. Decent food. Good place to stop in eastern New Mexico.

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Ankeny
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

One of the only places to eat in Santa Rosa we could find. Very crowded tables are very close together.

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Greenwood, Arkansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

The food was good & fast (we ordered tex-mex). The gift shop had many interesting souvenirs. The restaurant has a lot of memorabilia sitting around. The location was easy to find.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 865 Will Rogers Dr, RR 66, Santa Rosa, NM 88435-2634
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Rosa
  • Phone Number: 575-472-1234

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican, American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine
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 allow dogs on the outdoor patio?