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Placitas Cafe

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221 State Highway 165 Ste D, Placitas, NM 87043-9514
+1 505-771-1700
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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8:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Cafe, Mexican
$$ - $$$
221 State Highway 165 Ste D, Placitas, NM 87043-9514
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Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Breakfast is the best place hands down. Potatoes are puffy crisp pillows of goodness! Omelettes are made the way you want them. Our waiter was a hoot!!! Thank you Mike. We'll be back!

Thank BogieNBirdie2
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Growing and going strong after 10 -11 years, this local favorite has good selections for all meals, but breakfasts are especially good/superb. Many local clubs/organizations hold mtgs and functions there because of good food, space, and varied menus, including mexican dishes. Owners are local and...More

Thank Craig R C
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

On vacation with family, and we decided to head over for breakfast...and we were glad we did. The wait staff was very friendly, and made us feel welcome. Food came out in a timely manner, and was very tasty. We had Huevos Rancheros and breakfast...More

Thank Tim D
Reviewed March 1, 2017

The homemade chorizo in the breakfast burritos was delicious. The portions are quite large and filling. Service can be a bit slow, depending upon the crowd. The self-serve coffee bar wasn't my favorite. They ran out of the strong stuff and had only some fruity...More

Thank Rick H
Reviewed February 12, 2017

Great food, customer service, & WiFi. We are looking for a house needed food and to do some home research. Clea (our server) told us they had WiFi. The breakfast was outstanding & we had a perfect spot. Even had locals helping us with information...More

Thank CavemanHHH
Reviewed December 31, 2016

I'm a local, visit here regularly. Good food, great service, reasonable price, unpretentious, locals love it.

Thank SparkyEstonia
Reviewed December 16, 2016

While visiting the local church where a friend was displaying her artworks, she and her husband took us to this restaurant for lunch on the way back to Albuquerque. The service was outstanding. I had the Chicken Green Chili Stew, the best green chili I...More

Thank gannammarv
Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

This is an excellent resturant for breakfast. We were in placitas for the holiday art fare. Lots of food and prices very reasonable. I can rarely eat the amount of food you get in one order. French toast was average and bacon done perfect. The...More

Thank Mo M
Reviewed November 9, 2016

Great affordable breakfasts. I come out feeling satisfied and it doesn't break the bank. The service has been very friendly.

Thank grubesicgirl
Reviewed October 26, 2016

We recently moved to Placitas, NM and one of the two restaurants in the community is Placitas Café. We have been there several times and have found some of the best NM red chile in the state! the green chile is good also but the...More

Thank BillB29
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Is there outdoor seating where dogs are allowed?
May 1, 2017|
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Response from Tim D | Reviewed this property |
As previously mentioned, yes, there is outdoor seating, and there were dogs present when we were there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 State Highway 165 Ste D, Placitas, NM 87043-9514
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Placitas
  • Phone Number: +1 505-771-1700
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