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Big Food Express

212 Warm Springs Boulevard, Elephant Butte, NM 87935
+1 575-744-4896
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible11%
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“waffle fries” (4 reviews)
“burger” (15 reviews)
Opens in 21 min
American, International
212 Warm Springs Boulevard, Elephant Butte, NM 87935
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've frequented this quaint little restaurant for several years. The food has always been very good, reasonably priced and plentiful. They serve lunch specials until 2pm that are popular with their clientele and very reasonably priced. The owners recently redecorated the restaurant and made it...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cewarre
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

I ordered Chinese. Rice was overcooked noodles overcooked chopsuey was La Choy from a can. Should have ordered a veggie burger. What can you expect from a restaurant that specialises in burgers? My husband said his steak was not so good either. If I could...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 499maryannm
Reviewed July 9, 2018

This is my "go to" place for fish and chips. I just love how they prepare them here with waffle fries, hush puppies, and a small salad. There burgers and oriental food are also good and they have a wide variety of beers to choose...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank elnidoboyz
Reviewed April 23, 2018

Our family loves Big Foot, so the restaurant called Big Food with a Bigfoot as its mascot caught our eye. We stopped in for lunch one day. The food is nothing to write home about, but the service was amazing. I wish I could remember...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank misadventureyels
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

The former owner and originator of "Big Food" has departed this mortal coil, but family have taken up the mantle and added Chinese food the the more than eclectic menu. My rating takes into consideration the locale and size of the community

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank cynthiacZ4570GI
Reviewed September 18, 2017

We came here as a group of nine people (you must make reservations if you have a party of 7 or larger). This place can only hold 16 people on average I think. We have never been in the area and were visiting with family...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank MelissaG737
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Friends, Big Food Express is just around the corner from us. The folks there have a fairly extensive menu, from Asian, to some All-American fare such as burgers with their own special twist on these all time favorites. There is cold beer available. We often...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank dpbarn
Reviewed June 26, 2017

We ordered Chinese food. When we received our plates we were not explained which plate was what (since the food looked terrible and we did not know which plate was what). I was reluctant to eat it but I tried it since I hate food...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Leti B
Reviewed June 22, 2017

Recommended by Val at The Rocket Inn - excellent. Look for the statue of Bigfoot. Excellent steak, burgers and salads.Very small so call ahead if you have more then 6 in your party.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Jean L
Reviewed March 30, 2017

After reading about the GREAT burgers I decided to get one as takeout. First, no customers were in the restaurant and food was ready in about 5 minutes. BUT burger was overcooked,underseasoned and basically flavorless.No option to make your own combo. Waffle fries were good....More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Betsy P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 Warm Springs Boulevard, Elephant Butte, NM 87935
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Sierra County  >  Elephant Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 575-744-4896
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