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Cowboy Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
American, Cafe, Diner
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1120 E 2nd St, Roswell, NM 88201-7312
+1 575-622-6363
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Adkins, Texas
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50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our family stopped here for breakfast on our way to Ruidoso. What a pleasant surprise! It's a small local restaurant with great food. There were six of us and everything that everyone ordered was delicious! The portions were large and the wait staff was very friendly. Will definitely stop here again when in Roswell.

Thank SheWh0L0vesT0Travel
Bakersfield, California
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65 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I noted this is a very popular restaurant; however, for us it was average. The food was good and hot. The prices were fair and on par with what you would expect from this type of meal. We ate here for breakfast, we arrived early and as we were told it did get busy by the time we left. The... More 

Thank 1998rc
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small little place but, don't let the outside fool you. Stopped for breakfast on the way through. Friendly staff and priced just right. Home cooked biscuits and gravy were amazing. Would stop again.

Thank Jsskstone
Central Texas
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77 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

After seeing the breakfast others were being served, we wished we had ordered breakfast for lunch. I had liver and onions which were very good, but the accompanying broccoli was overcooked and the mashed potatoes were pretty thin. My husband's burger was large and tasty. It was a busy place, and there were plenty of folks waiting to be seated.... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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133 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very small place -- do not recommend going with large crowds as there is only one table that seats more than 4 people. Food is good with large portions. We had breakfast and everyone enjoyed their meals. Staff is friendly.

Thank Michele S
London, United Kingdom
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213 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is the business! Came here for breakfast and we're still thinking about how nice it was. Real good hash browns, pancakes and eggs. Really good service and friendly people.

Thank Jake F
Toccoa, Georgia
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just make sure you arrive before 2PM, that's when they close the door. Breakfast served all day. Food was delicious and you can't leave there hungry !!

Thank Linda N
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71 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Classic American casual family place with small dinning area featuring cowboy murals on walls. Cheerful waitstaff brought fresh and tasty breakfast fare. We had eggs, biscuits, french toast. The owner stopped by and shared stories of our town, Portales, where he used to ride horses and brought some seriously good homemade salsa to the table when we asked for some... More 

Thank Paolo D
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94 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thank goodness we found this restaurant! Albeit the small place, but the food was amazing! Lunch time was busy but the service was prompt. Food arrived within minutes after ordering. Friendly staffs too! Love the cute restroom decorations to the bits. You'll know what I mean when you visit the restaurant.

Thank TreasureTess
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious, homemade food. Big breafast plates and huge chicken fried steak! Awesome service. We will be back soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1120 E 2nd St, Roswell, NM 88201-7312
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Roswell
  • Phone Number: +1 575-622-6363

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?