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La Mesita Eatery

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86 Cities of Gold Rd, Pojoaque, NM 87506-0918
+1 505-455-7004
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good17%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“fried chicken” (12 reviews)
“burger” (8 reviews)
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86 Cities of Gold Rd, Pojoaque, NM 87506-0918
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped on our way home from a girl's day road trip. Arrived about an hour after they opened and within 30 minutes there were quite a few tables seated. One waitress took care of the entire dining room and she made it happen. Kudos...More

Thank 63-Mora
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

The servers were friendly, and got along well with one another. That said, sometimes it was tough to get attention, and service was very relaxed. The salads we ordered were good. The house salad had 2 types of lettuce & tomatoes, good for a side,...More

Thank Bronchomom
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Delicious food at reasonable prices. Burger and fried chicken excellent. Thanks for returning to Northern New Mexico and carrying on your family's tradition.

Thank ME S
Reviewed April 12, 2018

After reading all the praise from others, we were excited to try this famous fried chicken. We were seated after a short wait. Definitely a Southwestern feel , but big sign: "An American Eatery" The small bar is to the right of the main door,...More

Thank csoden
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

I had, upon recommendation from our server, the fried chicken. It was very good, along with some mashed potatoes and a salad with the house dressing, our party has chicken strips, t- bone steak, Mac and cheese (an adult plate), cheese burger, margarita, Draft IPA...More

Thank Bill W
Reviewed May 19, 2017

Thank you for ou Sean for reopening this place. Great place, good food, good place to hang out too. Nice little bar area, where you can meet, hangout, and eat. Nice very decorative dining area to sit and enjoy your visit and eat. Our two...More

Thank 327elizabethv
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

This is a nice looking place, very clean. It has a separate bar and dining room with a native American feel. The prices are very reasonable. Tasty salsa, not too spicy. My wife had the hamburger and I had the grilled cheese with tomato bisque....More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed March 19, 2017

Tasty Authentic Mexican Food, Good Service, Good Prices. Nice Atmosphere. Best choice we found in the area.

Thank 470momof5
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

La Mesita is a family owned business in Pojoaque. You will quickly find that out because you are greeted by any of the family members that work there. Sean and his wife Paula came out to introduce themselves. The restaurant I'd steeped in tradition and...More

Thank John T
Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

Holy moly this is the most perfect fried chicken I have ever had (and i have worked as a chef for years)...The burger reminds me of growing up in SoCal eating In-N-Out. Nostalgia!!. Great service, awesome cocktail's, great atmosphere.

Thank Shawn P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Cities of Gold Rd, Pojoaque, NM 87506-0918
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Pojoaque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-455-7004
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