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Village Buttery

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2107 Sudderth Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6122
+1 575-257-9251
10:30 - 14:30
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Mon - Sat 10:30 - 14:30
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was lunchtime when we arrived in Ruidoso from Albuquerque, and thanks to fellow Tripadvisors, we stopped at the Village Buttery for lunch. Comfy, cozy, and the best soups in the world. It is not open for dinner, so don't miss it if you're in town for lunch.

Thank Lynn B
Lubbock, Texas
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68 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Great lunch spot - nice outdoor patio (pet friendly) - good service and good soups and sandwiches. Call ahead and order a buttermilk chess pie - they freeze great too!

Thank Lisa G
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I'm a local. This is a lovely place for brunch/lunch; sandwiches, soups, salads, quiche, dessert. All of their food is very good, but where I spend most of my $$ with them is ordering their absolutely wonderful homemade pies for Thanksgiving & Christmas - to die for. They have a buttermilk pie that is much talked about around here, famous!!... More 

1 Thank P.j. S
Ruidoso, New Mexico
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

I went with friends from out of town at 2pm on a Saturday. Apparently they close at 2:30. Theven wait staff was very short with our group. I'd hesitate before returning next time.

Thank George G
El Paso, Texas
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

This is such a nice restaurant. The people are so friendly and the outdoor area is lovely. The food was great too. Very much enjoyed it and are thankful they are dog friendly! I had the quiche and highly recommend it...yummy!!

Thank aamz6
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30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

This is a quaint little sandwich shop. Great food and great service. We shared a breast of turkey on a croissant and it was excellent.

2 Thank Lovepug1987
San Antonio, Texas
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54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Please don't tell my buddies, but I had the green chili cheddar quiche. Yum Yum. Wife had tuna sandwich and enjoyed it. Wait staff was pleasant. Gotta leave with one of their cookies. You order at the counter here.

1 Thank fmartin1
Leon, Mexico
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74 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

I stopped in for lunch in June and had their green chile quiche. It was so good, I returned with my wife in July. That time I had their tomato soup and cheese sandwich. That was even better than the quiche. This place does an excellent job combining simplicity and creativity. They make classics really well. We also enjoyed that... More 

1 Thank Mike H
Georgetown, TX, United States
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Great food. Outstanding staff. Be sure to have some of Elliot's home made pie. Very down home atmosphere. This restaurant is a must visit in Ruidoso.

1 Thank Lynda A
El Paso
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27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Great stop for lunch. Good selection of sandwiches, soups and salads. Daily special quiches are wonderful! Enjoyed the tomato bisque soup. Staff all very friendly and attentive. Key lime pie is a perfect end to the meal!

2 Thank LPofEP

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Soups, Delicatessen, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:30
10:30 - 14:30
10:30 - 14:30
10:30 - 14:30
10:30 - 14:30
10:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2107 Sudderth Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6122
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ruidoso
  • Phone Number: +1 575-257-9251

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