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La Tinaja Restaurant and Trading Post - CLOSED

3658 Ice Caves Rd, Ramah, NM 87321
+1 505-783-4349
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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good7%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“hamburger” (4 reviews)
“tortillas” (3 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
3658 Ice Caves Rd, Ramah, NM 87321
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Reviewed July 5, 2016

an easy going place, good Mexican food and a very friendly atmosphere. A wide variety of food offered. Quick service - right off scenic Highway 53

Thank Little Trees
Reviewed June 26, 2016

We never expected to experience such good food in an out of the way place that looked like it needed some renovation. In fact, when I was opening the door I did not know what to expect inside, but we had just come from hiking...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

A friend and I stopped to eat here recently and had a fairly good meal. I ordered the chicken sandwich with fries. The fries were very good and somewhat crispy. The chicken sandwich tasted good. My only complaint about the sandwich was that the chicken...More

Thank Rayden19
Reviewed April 16, 2016

The local flavor of this family owned and run restaurant makes one feel at ease. Mary Ann and George are a pair of memorable people. Mary Ann for her fine cooking and George for his oddness. The food is very well prepared and tastes fantastic....More

Thank David L
Reviewed July 8, 2014

Visited the Wild Spirit Wolf Sanctuary and a friend had recommended we eat here. Did not disappoint! I had the Navajo taco, made with grass fed beef and garden fresh veggies. As other reviews have stated, the red sauce is worthy of eating as a...More

Thank TucsonDesertwillow
Reviewed December 4, 2013

I ate there a few times, in the company of friends celebrating an event. This is the perfect place in the Ramah area for such type of dinners, also because it has live music. The restaurant, owned by a Native American family, offers large spaces...More

Thank Francesca Giova... P
Reviewed October 7, 2013

My third visit to La Tinaja, where I finally ordered the Navajo taco. It was delicious! They are very accommodating at Tinaja; I requested my order Vegetarian style. Beans perfectly cooked and seasoned, fry bread tender. The green and red chile (I had both) are...More

Thank Jane G
Reviewed September 20, 2013

Meal was fresh and unique, staff helpful and friendly. Great lunch. We would go again. Best Navaho taco we had ever had, briskit was excellent

Thank Gary M
Reviewed August 4, 2013

After spending the morning hiking El Morro National Monument, we had worked up an appetite. La Tinaja was on the way to our next destination; so we decided to stop for lunch. We are so glad we did. La Tinaja is a real gem in...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed July 17, 2013

La Tinaja is on the same road that takes you to the El Morro National Monument, the Banderas Volcano & Ice Cave so it's in good company. The meat is locally raised, butchered and dressed by staff who are learning not only food prep but...More

Thank Anna R
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$10 - $30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3658 Ice Caves Rd, Ramah, NM 87321
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ramah
  • Phone Number: +1 505-783-4349
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