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Ella's Cafe

96 Main St, Reserve, NM 87830
+1 575-533-6111
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good61%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
21 Jun 2017
“Best lunch in Reserve, NM”
24 May 2017
“Diamond in the rough”
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96 Main St, Reserve, NM 87830
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

We had a little time and detoured to the little town of Reserve - we saw Ella's Cafe and decided to give it a try. Food is good - reminiscent of diner fare. Obviously a Mom&Pop place, with older funky decor, including local hunting dogs....More

Thank Kate O
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stop in at Ella's every time we drive through Reserve NM. Burgers are good, gluten free buns. We have not been disappointed. Their bbq special is also amazing, but only available when on special.

Thank AM5M
Reviewed 18 May 2017

My wife and I found ourselves in the small town of Reserve, New Mexico (west central NM, not far from Silver City). Ella's Cafe is a small place in a small town. Not much to look at both outside or inside, but wow, what great...More

Thank azwade
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Loved our waitress. Six of us enjoyed our meals (grilled chicken and burgers) and the prices were reasonable.

Thank kcbsmommy
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Our second time here, cute cafe, decorated with hunting/game pics and chickens. Food is homemade, delicious. I think we had breakfast the first time we stopped, this time for lunch. Chicken fried steak and chicken sandwich were delicious. Great, friendly staff.

Thank cr8zykittens
Reviewed 27 October 2015

This place is a typical southwestern small cafe in a small town. The decor is amusing and the place is set up sort of quirky. Don't judge the place the way it looks when you drive up. There was a funny little kitty outside that...More

Thank vodaelixer
Reviewed 20 October 2015

I stopped here after leaving the Gila Wilderness. Had the green hatch chile cheeseburger. Great burger and great service!

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 5 October 2015

After a wonderful night camping at Willow Creek, we stopped at Ella's for a hot breakfast. The omelets were delicious and piping hot. Hash browns were from real potatoes. Biscuits were made from scratch and fluffy. Fantastic breakfast!

Thank ChicknAmy
Reviewed 28 March 2015

The breakfast was really good. This was the only restaurant open for about 100 miles, but it was an excellent choice. The biscuit was just o.k but everything else was super yummy. The service was warm.

Thank TravelingFool88005
Reviewed 22 March 2015

What a great spot! We had a superb breakfast here but I saw some of the burgers for lunch go by and they looked outstanding. Super friendly wait staff, Patricia!! Will stop here anytime for any meal. While in Reserve stop at the mineral shop...More

Thank KMKG88
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96 Main St, Reserve, NM 87830
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Reserve
  • Phone Number: +1 575-533-6111
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