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Hillsboro General Store Cafe

10697, Hwy 152, Hillsboro, NM 88042
+1 575-895-5306
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  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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10697, Hwy 152, Hillsboro, NM 88042
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Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

We recently ate here again. It had been years since we had been here. We were staying in Kingston and came over here to eat for lunch each day. They serve breakfast and lunch here. Service isn't speedy.....food made fresh to order but very worth...More

Thank Heather M
Ben L, Owner at Hillsboro General Store Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2017

Thank you for the kind words. We're glad that you enjoyed your visit. Sorry about the ice situation, but our current distributor is now refusing to service Hillsboro. We are currently looking for other options for our ice needs and to sell to the general...More

Reviewed August 8, 2017

Second time visiting Hillsboro,NM and having lunch at the Hillsboro General Store Cafe. Very good food,Quaint atmosphere,friendly service. I enjoy comming here and will be back!

Thank Alan B
Reviewed July 10, 2017

You can always count on a delicious meal at The General Store Cafe in Hillsboro, NM. Everything is prepared the old-fashioned way, by hand. The Mexican food is especially delicious with the best red enchilada sauce ever! Stop by Friday thru Tuesday between 8:00 and...More

Thank Inga M
Reviewed July 4, 2017

Hillsboro is a village one could--but should not--zip right through. If you're arriving from the east, you've been through some true wide-open New Mexico spaces, and arrived at a sort of oasis on your journey. Hillsboro is a historic remnant of New Mexico's past, but...More

1  Thank MontagnardNM
Reviewed July 4, 2017

Homemade pies, wonderful breakfast, friendly service, great place to stop after crossing the Black Range at Emory pass. They are closed Wed. & Thurs. An old adobe building, built around 1870. Ceiling fans and adobe keep it cool. Local food and service at it's best....More

Thank Gail L
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

Loved the warm coffee and delicious berry pie! Best of all the owner helped us contact a relative living in the area! Be sure and stop if in the area! It is a real treat!

Thank Boernegirl
Reviewed February 18, 2017

We really enjoyed the food for lunch and the people were very nice. This area and store has a lot of history to it and the area. A must stop to anyone in the area.

Thank Harold E
Reviewed February 5, 2017

A step back in time. An old fashioned cafe (mid 1800's) where you have to share your table with strangers sometimes. There's only 7 tables. With a cook and waitress in my age group. (70's) My wife and I both ordered eggs with bacon potatoes...More

Thank hallbck
Reviewed November 21, 2016

West of I-25, off the beaten path, unless you're headed for Gila National Forest, or on to Silver City. Worth a stop for good food and interesting history. Burger platters are good, and pie and coffee is a treat too. Hillsboro is a cute but...More

Thank northsouthq
Reviewed November 15, 2016

Very cool digs entering the Gila Mountains. Down home vibe with a funky, fun decor. A few nice shops and galleries around too. A must stop location between, T or C, Las Cruces and Silver City.

Thank 330concierge
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Average prices
$7 - $12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10697, Hwy 152, Hillsboro, NM 88042
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Sierra County  >  Hillsboro
  • Phone Number: +1 575-895-5306
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A family style restaurant featuring local and regional specialities set in a historic adobe filled with memorabilia from the late 19th and early twentieth century.
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