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La Cueva Cafe

135 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-5946
+1 575-758-7001
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“key lime pie” (26 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
135 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-5946
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Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

Was looking forward a wonderful Mexican meal and was disappointed when it was just okay. The chili relleno had good flavor but it was only Luke warm. The rice was okay but only gave me about 2 tablespoons full. My beans were very dry. My...More

Thank Amarillosooner
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

This was a simple, smalltime operation but a delightful treat of a restaurant. The place is not much to look at from the outside but it's got a very homely authentic feel on the inside. I stopped there for lunch with my family, when it...More

Thank sandygallito
Reviewed December 28, 2016

When I went here for the first time, I literally walked around the building twice in snow and ice on stairs searching for the door. The front door is permanently closed so I kept walking around the building looking, finally a waitress walked out of...More

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Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Nothing special but a good Hatch chili relleno. Right near Taos Plaza. Looks pretty dumpy but food OK

Thank Chuck S
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

We saw the rating and were eager to try the place while on vacation, we had 3 in our party and each got something different. Unfortunately we were all disappointed and did not finish our food. I ordered the chicken mole enchiladas and it was...More

Thank avlucus
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

Being from Texas, I know Mexican food. This place beats many high-end places I've been. Simply amazing. Appetizer was Frito-Lay chili pie, awesome. I had a chicken chimichanga with green sauce, my daughter had the same with red sauce and my husband had chicken enchiladas...More

Thank Aleah C
Reviewed December 26, 2016

the best food and service. we all loved it! the customer sercice was excellent and the enchiladas were terrific. my whole family loved it.

Thank stevenweisbond
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

Small restaurant but the food is amazing!!! Had the chicken mole fajitas that was to die for. The staff was very attentive. Our waiter's recommendations were spot on.

Thank Giancarlo T
Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

The headline sounds like a clichè, but it really was that perfect of a meal. Being from Texas, and skiing NM every year, We eat a lot of Mexican food, and this was one of my favorite ever. My son declared the shrimp enchiladas in...More

Thank William T
Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

If you aren't watching closely you will almost miss this place, but it is well worth the stop. We had beef nachos for an appetizer and the chicken fajitas, chicken Caesar salad, and the shrimp tacos. All were delicious and served by great waiters and...More

Thank Gloria F
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November 14, 2016|
Response from Travel_Gigi | Reviewed this property |
When I was there I didn't ask for any, but it never hurts to ask! Good Luck
May 29, 2016|
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Response from HornPlayer2013 | Reviewed this property |
There was a couple with a small dog the day we went
Darrell D
December 6, 2015|
Response from 691Saska | Reviewed this property |
Opn for breakfast, lunch and dinner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-5946 (Formerly Rellenos Cafe)
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Taos
  • Phone Number: +1 575-758-7001
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