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Hillsboro General Store Cafe

10697, Hwy 152, Hillsboro, NM 88042
+1 575-895-5306
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good26%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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10697, Hwy 152, Hillsboro, NM 88042
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

Has a limited menu the food is good, but don't be in a hurry.. Great atmosphere with lots of antiques. Best pie ala mode ever... Charming and quaint.

Thank Paul I
Reviewed 5 September 2016

If you are passing through beautiful Hillsboro, NM, plan to have lunch or breakfast at the cafe. The food is excellent; the service is wonderful and the staff are exceptionally friendly and accommodating. Prices are more than reasonable. Great fun looking at all of the...More

Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 15 July 2016

I confess I had low expectations. The menus has plenty of diner-style choices to please everyone. I ordered the burrito supremo, steak and potato, with red and green sauce, rice and beans. The burrito was very, very good, and the beans were AMAZING. Best beans...More

2  Thank DonnaSPDX
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This is a very nostalgic cafe/store. The people were very friendly and the food was superb. This is just east of the Gila National Forrest in south central New Mexico.

1  Thank craigludwig07
Reviewed 11 July 2016

I scheduled this for lunch as it looked interesting. An historical building, full of vintage and antique items. Lunch: the Beef Bourginan was the special. It looked and smelled awesome, but as it was really hot that day it seemed too heavy. My only complaint...More

Thank telliott10
Reviewed 24 May 2016

This was our third trip to Hillsboro General Store and it continues to impress us. The food is delicious and the decor is so interesting.

1  Thank Ann S
Reviewed 18 May 2016

On the way to Silver City from Albuquerque we found ourselves passing through Hillsboro on the 152. Here, as it was around lunchtime, we had the good fortune to come across the Hillsboro General Store Cafe which is owned by Ben and Doreen Lewis. It...More

Thank LadyGunslinger
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Live in T or C and I've been coming here for many years! Atmosphere, food, everything just the way a New Mexican cafe should be.

1  Thank Peter B
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Just ate the best piece of pie I ever had here! Great coffee as well. Friendly service and nice atmosphere. Lovely quick stop for a break in your travels through New Mexico.

1  Thank ajkcat_99
Reviewed 18 April 2016

I have been traveling for weeks and had been craving a comfort food grilled cheese. The Four Cheese Grilled Cheese with Tomato sandwich at this cafe was I believe the best G.C. I have ever had. The cafe is small and service is a bit...More

Thank kings7565
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10697, Hwy 152, Hillsboro, NM 88042
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Sierra County  >  Hillsboro
  • Phone Number: +1 575-895-5306
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A family style restaurant featuring local and regional specialities set in a historic adobe filled with memorabilia from the late 19th and early twentieth century.
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