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La Risa Cafe - CLOSED

200 State Road 3, Ribera, NM 87560
+1 575-421-3883
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
16 May 2016
2 Dec 2015
“Our kind of place!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
200 State Road 3, Ribera, NM 87560
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Reviewed 16 May 2016

Unfortunately, La Risa Café has closed permanently. I spoke to Chef Laura Boyd who said that she is trying to put desserts out in Santa Fe, with their new logo, La Risa Baking Co., with the first place being Meow Wolf. Also, "We are planning...More

Thank DOUG H
Reviewed 2 December 2015

Came here on the way to see friends who live nearby, i.e. in the middle of Nowhere, NM. Great food, excellent people. Cell phone use was spotty, and when our friends needed to call us because they were stuck in mud, they just used the...More

Thank Augeydoggy
Reviewed 25 October 2015

We had 4 people. We had Carnitas, Posole, Beans, Tacos, Enchiladas, Green Chile Stew, Green Chile, Red Chile, Beer and 4 pieces of homemade pie. We had some entrees with smothered Christmas and one enchiladas was made with sausage. The draft beer was cold and...More

Thank Rvrlady01
Reviewed 17 October 2015

I have been going here for quite a while. The food is consistently "to die for". The people who own it are great, as is the wait staff. It is a small, cozy local restaurant with the appeal and charm of the Santa Fe funky...More

Thank KristieSayre
Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

Food here is delicious and bountiful. The five-egg omelet couldn't be more tasty, with a good selection of add-ins. My favorite lunch though is the shrimp, cheese and avocado quesadilla; top it with the sour cream and salsa (the guacamole is so good I eat...More

Thank DOUG H
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Just 40 miles North of Santa Fe, Ribera, New Mexico is a blip on the map and not on the top of most-folks must-visit list. BUT, if you're up for a scenic drive north along I-25 from Santa Fe and the best BLUE CORN CHEESE...More

Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

A small family restaurant that served wonderful food. Everything was very fresh and our family really enjoyed our food. Our daughter raved about her taco, my husband really liked his taco salad, our granddaughter said her grilled cheese was the best she had ever had...More

Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 8 July 2015

We were traveling home from a camping trip when our friend suggested a good restaurant near Villa Nueva State Park, which is off the beaten path. La Risa was fantastic. The servers were friendly and attentive, the food was great, and they let us have...More

Thank Overlooker
Reviewed 3 July 2015

Take a ride on a Thursday thru Sunday for a wonderful breakfast or lunch to the town of Rebera .turn right go 1.5 miles past the railroad tracks and on your right is La Risa Cafe. The place may look like nothing on the outside...More

Thank erf
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

A number of friends have been raving about this place for years but we never made it out here. Finally on our drive back to Santa Fe from Denver we stopped for a late lunch. We didn't realize what we have been missing all these...More

Thank AnonReviewers
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$30
American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 State Road 3, Ribera, NM 87560
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ribera
  • Phone Number: +1 575-421-3883
  • E-mail
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