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Mexican, Southwestern
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Vegetarian Friendly
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All reviews fajita burrito chilli chuleton chips and salsa omelet mexican food hot green chili in town service was prompt new mexican great breakfast motel medium nm torc
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Reviewed yesterday

Only 2 waitstaff (one was the manager!!) the night I ate there for dinner . 1 hour for my dinner to arrive. And the food only average-disappointing...

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Michele A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am very pleased to see that this new restaurant is now open in town. The owners and staff are very friendly and serve up the best green chili sauce i have ever had before. Everthing on the menu is outstanding! I can't wait to...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank FellowTraveler826116
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Day after Christmas so most closed, we stopped here. Mexican/American...very good. Service was great, friendly and fast. Would recommend - yes the chicken plate or the burrito. Sauces need to be hotter, for us.

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank MMorgan2571
Reviewed November 4, 2019 via mobile

It’s the best Mexican food in town, but don’t go in with expectations for fancy food. Everyone enjoyed their food from the chicken quesadillas, to the chili bowl, to the fajita burrito, and especially what I had: the shredded beef tacos with hot green chili....More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Spades440
Reviewed October 7, 2019

There are not that many options for eating in TorC, we looked up our choices and this one popped up but was also recommended by locals we spoke to. I had a basic American breakfast which was excellent, the bacon was some of the best...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Texlish
Reviewed October 2, 2019

I had the combo plate #3. Taco was excellent, Chile Renello was different, but tasty. Wish the red pork burrito was better, just average. The cheese enchilada had heat and was good. Place is a nice family place, nothing fancy. Service was a little slow,...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank 73BW
Reviewed June 12, 2019 via mobile

The front desk at my hotel advised me to skip the Mexican restaurant nearby (I was craving Mexican food) and drive to downtown Truth or Consequences to El Faro... good choice. While the restaurant itself lacks any charm, the food is great. The salsa has...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank rscottj1963
Reviewed June 4, 2019

I'm usually very cautious about Mexican food in New Mexico, but their food had great flavor. The taco shell and tostadas were a little too hard for my liking, but all in all great flavor.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 0JackieG
Reviewed June 3, 2019

It was about 11:30 or 12 and they were serving breakfast, can't remember if its served all day. Hubby had an omelet and I had the tacos. Most restaurant smear a little line of meat but these were packed with meat. The chile was spicy,...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 86doloresg
Reviewed May 30, 2019 via mobile

Had a wonderful combo plate with red chile (medium) was very tasty, staff was very friendly and service was prompt

Date of visit: May 2019
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