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Los Cerritos Mexican Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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BREAKFAST
Served with hash browns or country potatoes and choice of toast or tortilla
7.69
Chorizo & Eggs
Mexican sausage scrambled with eggs
7.59
Huevos Rancheros
Two corn tortillas topped with ground beef, smothered in red or green sauce and cheese with two eggs any style
7.99
Steak Picado
Juicy chunks of steak grilled with onions, tomatoes and long-green chile
7.99
Picadillo & Eggs
Juicy ground beef grilled with onions, tomatoes, and jalapenos
8.69
Carne Asada & Eggs
Thin cut steak and two eggs any style
5.19
Biscuits & Gravy
9.29
Breakfast Trio
Bacon, sausage, ham and two eggs any style
8.39
Wat-Cha-Ma-Call-It
A fresh mix of everything! Country potatoes sauteed with sausage, ham, bacon, tomatoes, onions and jalapenos. Served with beans, two eggs any style, tortillas or toast
7.99
Asado & Eggs
Tender chunks of pork meat drowned in our spicy red sauce
7.99
Chilaquiles Con Huevo
Crispy corn tortilla wedge sauteed with chicken and a special green sauce served with eggs any style
BREAKFAST BURRITOS - BUILD YOUR OWN
4.09
Breakfast Burritos - Build Your Own
Two egg burrito smothered with red or green sauce and cheese. Add more to your burrito from our list of Additions. Additions: Extra Egg, Chorizo, Ham, Sausage, Bacon $0.99 each. Long Green Chile, Mushrooms, Tomatoes, Onions, Jalapenos, Potatoes, Beans, Extra Cheese $0.39 each
OMELETTES
7.99
Mexican Omelette
Chorizo, onion, tomatoes and jalapenos
7.99
Western Omelette
Ham, onions, tomatoes and bell peppers
6.39
BYO - Build Your Own
Start with a cheese omelette then build your way. Customize your omelette from our list of Additions. Additions: Extra Egg, Chorizo, Ham, Sausage, Bacon $0.99 each. Long Green Chile, Mushrooms, Tomatoes, Onions, Jalapenos, Potatoes, Beans, Extra Cheese $0.39 each
PANCAKES & WAFFLES
5.59
Add: Bacon, Sausage, or Ham 1.99
Stack
4.09
Add: Bacon, Sausage, or Ham 1.99
Short Stack
7.99
French Toast & Eggs
Two eggs, one bacon and one sausage
6.99
Hotcakes & Eggs
Two eggs, one bacon and one sausage
7.59
Belgian Waffle Combo
Two eggs, one bacon and one sausage
SKILLETS
7.99
Rancho Skillet
Sauteed skillet potatoes with our homemade chorizo. Served with sausage, bacon and two eggs
7.79
Veggie Skillet
Veggie lovers delight! Fresh sauteed veggies served next to skillet potato and two eggs any style
8.69
Country Skillet
The perfect combination of bacon, sausage, ham and fresh veggies blend with skillet potatoes. Topped with country gravy, cheese and eggs any style
PLATOS DEL MAR
14.99
Camarones a la Diabla
Solo para valientes! Spicy shrimp sauteed in authentic handmade diabla sauce. Served with white rice and salad
14.99
Camarones al Mojo de Ajo
A delicious and aromatic shrimp dish with a butter, onion and garlic sauce. Served with white rice and salad. Yum!
13.99
Camarones Empanizados
Breaded shrimp fried to golden crisp perfection. Served with crispy french fries and a side of chipotle tartar
14.99
Trucha a la Plancha
Boneless trout seared and seasoned with garlic and spices. Served with green salad and fries
LA PARRILLA
Served with Charro Beans, Avocado Slices and choice of Veggies or Spanish Rice
12.49
Carne Asada
Thin-cut sirloin steak seasoned to perfection. Served with your choice of tortilla
9.99
Pollo Qui-Qui-Ri-Qui
Say that ten times fast! Charbroiled chicken breast topped with fresh pico de gallo
22.49
Molcajete (Serves Two)
Meat Lovers Delight! Marinated beef, pork and chicken in our special molcajete salsa. Topped with homemade chorizo, monterrey jack cheese and potato slices. Served with choice of tortilla; not served with rice or veggies
12.99
Steak Tampiqueno
Thin-cut sirloin steak smothered in our tampiqueno sauce. Served with an enchilada
9.99
Pollo del Rio
Broiled chicken breast smothered in a mild long green chile sauce
21.99
Ribeye Ranchero
12 oz. aged ribeye topped with grilled onions, green chile and melted monterey jack
BURRITOS
Tired of the traditional Wrapped Burrito? Try Our Burrito Bowl
6.99
Grilled Chicken Wrap
A fresh take on our famous burrito. Broiled chicken breast, salad blend, avocado slices, and chipotle ranch wrapped up for your enjoyment
6.99
Charro
Charro beans, guacamole and choice of beef or chicken fajitas. Served with sour cream
6.99
California
This is not your average donkey. Steak, potatoes, rice, guacamole and pico de gallo wrapped in a 12" flour tortilla. Served with sour cream
6.49
Asado
A 12" flour tortilla filled with our famous asado, beans, and cheese
6.99
Carne Asado
Prepare to use both hands! Chipotle seasoned steak, beans, guacamole, onion, and fresh cilantro wrapped in a flour tortilla, served with tomatillo salsa
6.99
Shredded Beef
Juicy shredded beef paired with guacamole, sour cream and pico de gallo. An explosion of flavor in every bite
3.49
Bean & Cheese
SIGNATURE BURGERS
10.99
Cerritos Burger
Cheese, long green chile, bacon and guacamole topped to the max!
10.79
Bacon Cheddar
Thick-sliced cobb smoked bacon sitting on melted cheddar, topped with an onion ring for the perfect crunch
10.29
Green Chile Jack
Melted monterey jack topped with our New Mexico grown autumn roast green chile gives you the perfect combination of heat and flavor
10.99
Chorizo Burger
Perfectly seasoned angus chuck patty topped with our queso fundido and house made chorizo
TACOS DEL MAR
10.49
Tacos Ensenada
Feel the ocean breeze with three battered snapper fish tacos stuffed with cabbage and fresh pico de gallo
11.99
Tacos Costa Azul
A fresh new take on tacos. Charbroiled octopus tacos filled with fresh pico de gallo and pickled red onions
11.49
Tacos de Camaron
Grilled shrimp tacos served with pickled red onions and fresh pico de gallo. Served with a crunchy power veggie mix and avocado poblano dressing
About
We are locally owned and operated family dining restaurant. We specialize in a traditional home style cooking made from scratch and we have the best food around and an atmosphere to match. Our recipes are authentic and time-tested. The ingredients are always fresh. Call today to make your reservation. We thank you for your business and support and hope to see you soon!
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Television
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Reviewed May 12, 2019 via mobile

I have been on the road for over a week and this is my favorite restaurant to date. The salsa with the complementary nachos was hot and tasty. I had the three taco plate with shredded beef, fantastic. Priced fair, equals super value. Got there...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank DWOBOB
Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

We come here all the time and the food is always amazing. The only issue we ever have is the wait. There seems to always be a wait even if there are a bunch of open tables throughout the restaurant.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank flutterbutter
Reviewed May 7, 2019

Los Cerritos is one of the best Mexican restaurants in town. It has a authentic taste of something that you would find south of the border but also has that New Mexican influence. I really enjoy red chile but I found that not every place...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank andrewdL5333IT
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

Best table side avocado dip around! You get to customize your own amount of ingredients! Try it out!!!!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank KSAFlorida
Reviewed April 30, 2019

We rode down from Amarillo on our motorcycle for a couple of nights visit and this restaurant was recommended as we stayed just a few steps away in a nearby motel. We were not disappointed, we are Brits who stay regularly with our family in...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Hunda
Reviewed April 21, 2019

We stopped for dinner on our way in for overnight stay. Read the reviews ahead on the road and seemed to have a good rating. The food was delicious. More than enough on the plate. Both of our meals were under $10. The restaurant was...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Vegasgram
Reviewed April 17, 2019 via mobile

Good food and great service at this location. Pretty regular Mexican fare with a few added New Mexican style bonuses. They only serve beer or wine. They are not a full bar. The michaelada drink special was very good! I added the local "Alien" beer...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank tjchild
Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

This is a fine restaurant to stop at for breakfast, lunch or dinner. It is not really the best Mexican good in Roswell, but it’s location to shopping and hotels is ideal. If you have transportation, I would drive around and pick one of many...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank MMcFerraz
Reviewed March 26, 2019

Flight arrived in early evening. On flight was talking with Roswell residents. They recommended I try several Mexican restaurants, Los Cerritos was in top 3. Decided to try as was less than a mile from hotel. Ordered 2 customized burritos with red sauce take away....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Foggy666
Reviewed March 25, 2019

Driving through Roswell NM and stopped at Los Cerritos for dinner - first time visit. The restaurant was full, but the wait was short. Service was excellent. Food was authentic and thoroughly enjoyable. The hot sauce was FANTASTIC!!!! any possibility of sharing the recipe?

Date of visit: March 2019
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