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All 28 Tucumcari Restaurants

La Cita Restaurant & Flowers

812 S 1st Street, Tucumcari, NM 88401
575-461-7866
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  • English first
  • Italian first
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English first
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

My husband had been here many years ago and remembered how good it was. What a delightful place to eat. First of all you could smell the flowers from the flower shop. The waitress was very nice and friendly, and the food was so good. Stop in and eat you will love it

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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240 reviews 240 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

I have always wanted to stop here but this was the first really good opportunity. The service was good and the quesadilla and carne adovada burrito both perfectly good but nothing out of the ordinary. I think I just hoped for something spectacular. I would certainly give them another try.

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Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The service and the food were excellent and affordable! I do not like Spanish rice, but there's was wonderful!

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Longview, Texas
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

i went their with my family, and it was horrible! My grandfather got an enchilada but when he tried to eat it, he couldnt even press down on it with his fork! it was way to firm! PLUS... we got caso to go on top of it, but the caso tasted like canned cheese, or something you would find at... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013 via mobile

Me and my family ate there not to long ago. An needless to say it sucked. The service was junk i asked for more napkins an didn't get any till i was done with the meal. I nor my family ever got refills of our drink till the end of our meal. The food was nasty no flavor at all... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013 via mobile

We were travelling Route 66 and Tucumcari is a must see place. So we stopped by and went to La Cita. We had a really good time. The atmosphere was nice and the food was excellent. We had the daily specials, so the price was very reasonable.

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the prairie
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67 reviews 67 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

The food is good, not outstanding, and reasonably priced. The restaurant has take-out service on just about everything they serve. This is pretty handy if-like us-you want to dine in your hotel room. To be fair, Tucumcari is a small town with very few restaurants beyond fast-food fare. There are a few other places in town but Lacita is o.k.... More 

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Lake Lotawana, Missouri
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65 reviews 65 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

Nice food, clean, staff very friendly, nice portions making it a good value. Had a lovely dinner, relaxing.

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Augusta, Georgia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

My family and I stoped at this restaurant on our way to Santa Fe. I decided to eat there based on Trip Advisor reviews. I ended up having to apologize to my family the rest of the way to SF and all night. The food was not good by any stretch of the imagination- YUCK!!! We ended up with...shall we... More 

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Bloomington, Indiana
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

We arrived after an apparent siege of customers and even though exhausted, the waitress was friendly and gracious. Our food was way above average. The prices were very good. There's a gift shop to the left as you enter that has some very cool items.

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Additional Information about La Cita Restaurant & Flowers

Address: 812 S 1st Street, Tucumcari, NM 88401
Phone Number: 575-461-7866
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Tucumcari
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisine: American, Mexican

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