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$5 - $22
American, Southwestern, Seafood
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Reviewed yesterday

A great find in our travels. We were welcomed by a friendly hostess. The quiet atmosphere and filled tables in this small town was very nice to see. The menu has many choices; something for everyone. The service was fine. The food was excellent. I...wish we didn't live multiple states away. Please visit and enjoy the nicely decorated and peaceful atmosphere with great food. Thank you to the restaurant!More

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found this quaint family owned restaurant on Trip Advisor. So glad we did! The chicken fried chicken, mashed potatoes, green beans and steamed vegetables were cooked to perfection. The iced tea was excellent as well. Angelica took great care of us!

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed November 12, 2020

Great locals place with the best green chili in the San Luis Valley. They were very serious about COVID-19 precautions, everything was super clean and everyone, including the local patrons, were very friendly. Great discovery for us!

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed September 18, 2020 via mobile

Really great service this morning. Delightful decor and facility Food was fresh and hot. They even heated up the syrup !! My sausage patty was hot and delicious. Overall a great visit.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed September 2, 2020 via mobile

Hole in the wall place. Clean and home style restaurant. Had the roast beef melt and hamburger special. Prices great along with service.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed June 19, 2020

One of the best places for Mexican food that you will find. Fantastic flavor, hearty portions and great green chili. Service was very good and tables spread out for safety. Great place.

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed March 30, 2020

Great meal, wonderful atmosphere, outstanding service! Very accomodating staff and allowed substitutions!

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed October 29, 2019

We were seated by pleasant hostess in Des’ (Desiree’s) section. She was so lovely and really connected with us making suggestions on the menu and it showed how much she enjoys her serving position. She gracefully asked my name so that she and her team...could sing me Happy Birthday for our special dinner out. We so enjoyed our meal.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed October 25, 2019 via mobile

I have eaten here a few times and the food is always good! It’s a real mix of American, BBQ, and Mexican. The staff are always at your table and they are always present and funny. If you get a chance make sure to stop...by!More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed September 16, 2019 via mobile

We stopped in for a late lunch on a Saturday afternoon. The name doesn't doesn't accurately describe the type of restaurant that it is. We had Mexican the day before and not looking for that again,but Prime Rib was the Special so we decided to...stay. It came with salad and potato. No salad bar or soup. There were only two dressing choices blue cheese or ranch, not my favorites, but we pressed on. I should have known something was wrong when we asked for medium rare Prime rib and the Waitress said that it only comes in medium well. Everyone knows a Prime rib is well done on the ends rare in the middle and medium in between. When our meal came out the prime rib was cold, not warm but cold. The baked potato was hot and the best part of the meal. We didn't send them back because we knew they would microwave them and that would make them worse. The Waitress was very nice so we tipped her well. The place is clean and really cute. But if they chose not to roast Prime rib but to buy them in packaged krovac, let your customers know ahead or don't sell them at all. This Subpar meal cost us over $ 40. With tip and no alcohol.More

Date of visit: September 2019
Ronald Glenda M, Owner at Mountain View Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2019

Mountain View Restaurant has been in Monte Vista for 37 years and every one knows it is a family casual restaurant serving Northern New Mexico-Southern Colorado Southwestern cuisine and basic American food,just as described on Trip Advisor headline.We never advertised a salad bar or soup.The...More

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Mountain View Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 3.5