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Branding Iron Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Steakhouse, Southwestern
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3716 E Tucumcari Boulevard, Tucumcari, NM 88401
+1 575-461-3780
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Milton, Florida
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

We were traveling through and stayed next-door to this TexMex restaurant located inside the Quality Inn. The Good: That it was open when we arrived, the is nothing else around for miles. Walking distance to the hotel we were staying. The price for the amount and quality of food, super fresh salad, salsa, & guacamole, the wait staff super friendly... More 

Thank WilderTravel2010
Phoenix, Arizona
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61 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

Get the Club Sandwhich. It was amazing. Service is quick and waitress is very friendlly. We arrived 10 minutes before the restaurant was about to close, but were told it would not be a problem. Great food.

Thank PhoenixTopMan
Tucumcari, United States
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016

The food is very good, my husband loved the ribeye and it came with two sides and a salad. I have ordered Nachos, Fritos pie and taco salad they were all good. The service is good.

2 Thank Janie H
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 9, 2016

Food decent, prices low, even has wine. About what one can expect in a small town, but very convenient for guests of the Quality Inn or nearby. Western/Mexican cuisine. Vegetables are canned but this is not unexpected in the circumstances.

Thank estade
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162 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

We are here because we were staying at the Quality Inn adjacent to it. It turned out to be a pretty good restaurant. The food was inexpensive, the service was very good. The only issue was the small list of options to select from. We all found what we wanted and enjoyed a good meal.

1 Thank Lealance
Victoria, Texas
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91 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2016

I ordered an enchilada plate with beef and it was non-descript at best. I've had better elsewhere and should have gone to Blakes for a burger. The chile was mild and the whole meal was blah.

1 Thank Terry S
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

We ate here at the Branding Iron restaurant in Tucumcari with friends. This is located in the Quality Inn Hotel at the east end of town. Very good food. The wait staff was very helpful and friendly. We split a meal with no problem. We will eat here again when traveling in the area. Bob P.

Thank Robert P
Kensington, Maryland
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151 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2016

Pot roast was good (a special for,the night).Chicken sandwich was mediocre. Menu items were limited so our choices were limited.

1 Thank photobug429
Grant, Michigan
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604 reviews
353 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 517 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 24, 2016

After a long day of driving it is great to see this place as you are checking into the Tumcari, NM Quality Inn. Just a few steps away from the checkin it is kinda small, has a limited menu but the food and service were good. We ate here both in August and November, 2015 and will stop back again... More 

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Walton, Indiana
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111 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 24, 2016

My wife and I had a club sandwich late in the evening. The sandwich was delicious and the service was excellent. The waitress was super friendly and pleasant. The restaurant was clean and decorated nicely. Not overly decorated and the menu is somewhat limited which usually means the food is better. I will return again.

1 Thank guempelein

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Steakhouse, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3716 E Tucumcari Boulevard, Tucumcari, NM 88401
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Tucumcari
  • Phone Number: +1 575-461-3780

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