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Brett's Bistro

201 W Main, Red River, NM 87558
+1 575-754-9959
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“crab” (6 reviews)
“trout” (10 reviews)
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8:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, International, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
201 W Main, Red River, NM 87558
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Reviewed October 16, 2016

Lunched here during slow season in October. Service was quick. Husband and I shared the Reuben sandwich and we agreed it was the best we ever had. Thick slices of corned beef, housemade sourkraut, and tasty Thousand Island style dressing. Highly recommend! Restaurant is apparently...More

Thank Beckyup
Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

Needless to say after a day of hiking and sightseeing I was ready for a good meal. 3pm is a longtime from a 7am breakfast. A local had recommended this place and I was very happy with the food and service. The burger was excellent,...More

Thank REOsborn
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Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

We have been going to Red River for years and I must say Brett's is by far the best food in RR. It is a very nice restaurant, nice atmosphere and the food is delicious. I have had several different items and have not had...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2016

The motel person recommended Brett's. At this time of year they serve lunch until 5. For lunch we had a patty melt, french onion soup, & fettuccine. Wife liked the patty nelt - though she felt the french fries were not the greatest - a...More

Thank travelsbyrail
Reviewed September 20, 2016

Went there for supper and my friend and I both ordered the chicken fried steak. Damn, wish someone had warned us how huge this was!!! We could have split the meal. Flavorful and plenty!

Thank MayChris2014
Reviewed September 10, 2016

NO BAR SERVICE - BEER AND WINE ONLY. SERVICE WAS TERRIBLE - 1 WAITPERSON, WHO WAS DISINTERESTED . Very short-sighted menu, at very high prices. Chicken Fried Steak looked like a "truck -driver's special". Décor is minimal, except for a giraffe??? Some people sent back...More

Thank barb3636
Reviewed September 6, 2016

This restaurant has good food and great service! it is located in a beautiful condominium lodge.The salad with either Salmon or Crab cakes is wonderful!

Thank Laurie B
Reviewed September 6, 2016

We have been going here for years- The food is great. They have the best green chili cheese burger in town. For dinner the chicken fried steak is a must try-Someone in our group had the prime rib and they said it was great- Salad...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed September 6, 2016

We came here because all the other restaurants had a 2 hour wait for dinner. It is more of a high dollar restaurant, but the food is amazing. I would suggest it more for adults. We took our kids and they accommodated well, but it...More

Thank Tanna R
Reviewed August 22, 2016

At 1st it was a little awkward trying to get someone to notice us standing there, Finally sat down, had Great food & drinks. Service was average. Its easy to decide what you want because theres not 4 pages to decide from. I have eaten...More

Thank jmills272
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 W Main, Red River, NM 87558
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Red River
  • Phone Number: +1 575-754-9959
  • E-mail
Located in the center of town, we offer the best quality of foods available anywhere. Chef Brett is a third generation resident of Red River, and has had restaurants in Red River for 35 years. Our present local is quaint with panoramic views of main street. We specialize in Choice hand cut steaks, Prime Rib, fresh seafood, and trout. We have cool salads, pasta,and our lunch menu offers full sandwiches. The Best N.M. green chile cheese burgers in the state. Great wine list, and the coldest Beer in town! We are celebrating our fifth year at our Lifts West Location, and would like to invite you to Brett`s Bistro.
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