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El Matador

1012 S 2nd St, Raton, NM 87740-2304
+1 505-445-9575
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good22%
  • Average27%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible20%
3 weeks ago
“Just dropped in”
Oct 12, 2018
“Best peanut butter chocolate pie ever. I”
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Mexican, Southwestern
1012 S 2nd St, Raton, NM 87740-2304
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered the enchilada platter. Bland on the ingredients, but the sauce really spiced it up. Good service. Best sopapias ever

Thank Bugsey829
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

You will love the newly decorated Matador. Everyone is super friendly. I stopped in for coffee and a piece of peanut butter pie. It was outstanding. The Mexican food is wonderful, too.

Thank 348carolynw
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Stopped for do her on recommendations of locals. Not disappointed. Large portions, good flavor. Everything fresh made. Will be back. Moderate pricing, clean inside, lots of locals enjoying meal.

Thank BigL49
Reviewed May 1, 2018

We stopped here with our two grandkids. They love tacos and were not disappointed. This is not a fancy restaurant but the service was good and the place was filled with locals. I would eat here again.

Thank mchafterdark
Reviewed October 25, 2017

Always stop at this restaurant for authentic New Mexican food. Love their fresh homemade tortillas and Mexican hamburger.

Thank lenorac422
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Try the smothered enchilada w/ green chili and don't forget the MONSTER sopapillas included with meal. A fav we stop in for every year.

Thank jeeperTulsa_OK
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Friendly enough, lots of flies. Seems to be popular with the locals. The chips were bagged not fresh. Cannot recommend.

Thank Susan G
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Ordered the taco plate, beef tacos were kind of tasteless, beans were not bad, rice forget it! Sopapilla's were good but can not in good faith recommend this place. Service was not good either.

Thank Raul R
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for some good and authentic Mexican food this is a good place for you. If you are looking for Tex-Mex do not go here. My husband ordered enchiladas with red sauce and he said they were very good. The red sauce...More

Thank Angel_on_the_road
Reviewed July 13, 2017

Sometimes the food and service were very good and sometimes not. Our sopapillas were flat as pancakes yet our friend sitting across from us got a very puffy & airy sopapilla! On 2 visits, 3 of the 4 chicken strips were decent but the 4th...More

Thank dlworth72
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1012 S 2nd St, Raton, NM 87740-2304
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Raton
  • Phone Number: +1 505-445-9575
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