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Ocotillo Inn Restaurant

3706 National Parks Hwy., Carlsbad, NM
505-361-2659
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Ranked #15 of 59 Restaurants in Carlsbad
Cuisines: Southwestern
Most recent review
- Aug 14, 2014
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Leesburg, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

It was difficult to find, since it's located at the Econo Lodge at 3706 National Parks Hwy. once we finally figured that out, went in, we were quite surprised! The bartender (and for the life of me, I cannot remember her name) was fantastic! Her name started with a "J," but I couldn't pronounce it, so can't recall it. My... More

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Midland, Texas
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Charming, slightly bad-boy biker atmosphere with a splash of original artwork on the ceiling. The bartenderita loaned me one of her hand fans (114 degree day and I walked there) and they took great care of me. Well, except for feeding me. The advertised "grill" part of Bar and Grill is closed on Sunday. Lots of locals, young and old.... More

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Carlsbad, NM
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34 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

they serve fairly small portions, but good taste, and very cheap eats. Good bar grub. Wish they would offer more items on their small menu.

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Carlsbad, New Mexico
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149 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2012

Pretty good inexpensive steak and fries. Also have things like chicken strips and munchies like that. This is not a restaurant, or even associated with any restaurant. It's a grill inside a bar. I've seen the kitchen, and it's pretty clean.

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des moines, iowa
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2008

They advertise their $5 steak and fries. They were good---smallish steak but well cooked. WARNING---the soft drinks are VERY SMALL & REFILLS ARE CHARGED IN FULL--- fortunately I had water, which they were slow to refill, but right on the soft drinks---our bill for the soft drinks was more than the food. It isn't on the menu on the table,... More

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