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Los Compas

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603 S Nevarez St, Las Cruces, NM 88001-3179
(505) 523-1778
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7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Houston, TX
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253 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Good authentic Tex-Mex breakfast. Wife had the Huevos Rancheros and I had the 'Grande' breakfast burrito. Both were quite good. Homemade tortillas too! Two salsas are served at breakfast, one cold and one warm. The service is good, food comes quick and it was delicious. This one of those hole-in-the-wall places, where the locals go. We had actually visited here... More 

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Thank Cameron K
San Diego, CA
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place just has the cozy ambience one is looking for when wanting a nice New Mexican meal! Downright delicious!

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Thank clnajarrn
Las Cruces, New Mexico
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122 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

I enjoy thier red and green enchiladas. Service is good prices are reasonable. I location would be hard to find if you are not familiar with Las Cruces

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Thank Anthony M
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Simple Sweet and yummy!! Super spicy salsa. Chicheron burrito - make sure you try this one! Not for folks on diet :-)

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Thank Sudhir_Traveller
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49 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

If you like salsa with a kick this is the place. Beef fajita plate was a good portion for lunch. The tacos are good. The whole menu is at the top. Other than the enchiladas I didn't care for those. But te salsa I buy and take back to Texas with me every time I go.

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Thank Mike B
Olathe, Kansas
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207 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Hidden on a side street but well worth looking for. The food is very good, flavorful and authentic. Order at the counter and find a table. The portions are generous and reasonably priced. The tostada compuesta plate with red chili, green chili and beans is great. Their chile rellenos are well done. Save room for dessert, they have the best... More 

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Thank Jennifer S
Las Cruces, New Mexico
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

This restaurtant offers quick, personal service. Food is great, try the caldo de rez, small or large bowl, either size sure to fill you up. Also have best flauta plate in town, all servings are generous.

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Thank dr_toria
Duncanville, TX
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

By referral from our hotel front desk, we visited Los Compos in blind trust. Boy, did that work out well! Though the parking is just adequate for the seating capacity, we got there just as a number of guests were leaving...so parking AND seating were no issue. The menu selection was much different than what we are accustomed to in... More 

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Thank coldweatherman
Ruidoso, New Mexico
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

We had the Estrella tacos which were recommended. I felt they were very bland . More of a takeout place than a eat in I observed. You order at the counter and then take away or find a table in the back to eat. Serve yourself tea or coffee, silverware, etc. I had to take tacos back as they forgot... More 

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Thank travelbugs88312
Alto, New Mexico
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105 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

A local at the Memorial Medical Center recommended this particular Los Compas at this location. I tried the combination plate and my wife tried the taco plate. We were both disappointed as the food was mediocre at best. We often eat at Si Senor's which is nearly directly across Lohman avenue. There was no comparison. When we drove up we... More 

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Thank Philip B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 603 S Nevarez St, Las Cruces, NM 88001-3179
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Las Cruces
  • Phone Number: (505) 523-1778

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?