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High Country Restaurant and Saloon

$$ - $$$American, ,
Intersection of US 84 / 64 and NM 17, Chama, NM
+1 575-756-2384
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“trout” (44 reviews)
“steak” (63 reviews)
“fries” (28 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Southwestern, Bar
$$ - $$$
Intersection of US 84 / 64 and NM 17, Chama, NM
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the atmosphere of this western saloon and restaurant. Food was very good, but not exceptional. I had the trout, and my husband had the combo plate. The trout was delicious, but I would have liked it to be hotter (in temperature). My husband liked...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 100ellenc
Reviewed November 25, 2018

We sampled the house special Lobo burger which was GIANT and delicious! The fries were hefty but nicely crispy and a perfect accompaniment to the burger. There is a nice selection of beers and house cocktails to go with the burgers as well as a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lynne Z
Reviewed November 8, 2018

My wife and I ate here in the bar area and had a good experience. The girl behind the bar was great fun and the food was good too. Beer and Margaritas were very good.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Alan O
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Stopped at the High Country Saloon for a cold beer. Service was good. Beer was cold. Old bar. Was in a hurry so did not order any food. Will stop again some time.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mswalleye
Reviewed October 19, 2018

Chama is a very small town, restaurants are very limited. Stopped by for dinner, order soup of the day. It took 90 minutes for my soup to arrive. It arrived late and cold. Didn't bother to have it warmed up, by then I just wanted...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mltexas2015
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Welcoming team for Thanks giving. Great dishes with unknown vegetables. Long night with friendly americans.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank reporter-rdm
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

We went to Chama on a Friday night to ride the train the next day and had dinner at High Country that evening. While waiting for a table, we hung in the bar, listening to live music, watching a baseball game on the tube, and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 578trishm
Reviewed October 15, 2018

They could not have been slower, ruder or less interested in customer service. It used to be a great place when Che Johnston owned and operated it, but now it is staffed by disinterested people -- one of whom threatened to kic=k out someone in...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sarah O
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Had awesome service from both waiters Josh and Chris food was awesome . My family would definitely go back

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jet539980
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

OMG!!!! I’m bought we’d try it again this year as we went through Chama. My advice to others: GO SOMEWHERE ELSE! There was a lovely waitress and great beer service but that’s where the service stops! After finding out that they no longer had the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Travrlers2
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August 23, 2016|
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Response from truiiluv | Reviewed this property |
They have gf bread.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Southwestern, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Intersection of US 84 / 64 and NM 17, Chama, NM
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Chama
  • Phone Number: +1 575-756-2384
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