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Ardovino's Desert Crossing

1 Ardovinos Dr, Sunland Park, NM 88063-9049
+1 575-589-0653
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good36%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“cannelloni” (4 reviews)
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09:00 - 14:30 Hours
American, Italian, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1 Ardovinos Dr, Sunland Park, NM 88063-9049
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

It was good. The service, drinks, and the food. A pasta dish, which was a special, was not very special although it was good. A fish dish was much better and the star of the evening. If I were in the area I would give...More

1  Thank NewMexicoWineguy
Reviewed 10 January 2018

My wife's parents took us out for her birthday. I cannot express how much of a great time we had. The food and service was again just AMAZING! I started off with a deconstructed caprese salad they had on special; it had fresh baby figs,...More

Thank T_Whit78
Management response:Responded 13 January 2018

Thank you so much for choosing Ardovino's Desert Crossing for you wife's birthday dinner. We love being a part of special occasions and are so pleased you enjoyed your evening with us!

Reviewed 3 January 2018

We have been coming to Ardavinos for many years, and have unfortunately witnessed a continual decline in both service and quality. It used to be quite exceptional for El Paso, but lately, it's like they stopped trying to cater to the customer and are content...More

Management response:Responded 13 January 2018

Ardovino's Desert Crossing always puts its customers first and throughout the evolution of our menu, we've worked hard to make sure that we offer consistent, locally sourced, high-quality ingredients in the elevated dishes we serve. We certainly appreciate your feedback and regret your recent experience...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Very pleasant and eclectic Brunch with some friends on a Sunday afternoon. I had the privilege to play with Olivia’s Hello Kitty crew and her school bus! We were all really relaxing at this great venue! And then the food came, the menu is diverse...More

1  Thank Patrick D
Management response:Responded 20 November 2017

Thank you, Patrick! We sincerely appreciate your thoughtful review and look forward to seeing you and yours again soon!

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

It’s been awhile since we’ve been here and glad we came back. Wait staff was prompt and very friendly. She had the spring salad with grilled shrimp which she thoroughly enjoyed. I had the spaghetti and meatballs. The sauce and meatballs were a delectable change...More

Thank MikeE1965
Management response:Responded 4 November 2017

Thank you, Mike. We're so glad you've rediscovered us and look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful old place with a relaxing atmosphere. A delicious menu with classics and contemporary flair. Perfection.

Thank Myla R
Management response:Responded 2 October 2017

Thank you so much for the lovely review, Myla! We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit with us.

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We attended an event held in the 'wedding hall' part of this large venue. We didn't know what to expect since we're from out of town. At first we thought our GPS was getting us lost, but all of a sudden Ardovino's appeared like an...More

Thank Terry S
Management response:Responded 26 September 2017

Thanks for your review, Terry! We like to think of our little oasis in the desert as a place to escape the hustle and bustle, allowing guests to sit back and take in the beauty of our amazing desert. We'd love to have you join...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Out if the way with all the construction. On vac and had no idea where we were going but we made it. So worth the effort. Wonderful reception and we were happy from start. Service very good but the foods the thing. Wild mushroom app...More

Thank efloresNY
Management response:Responded 21 August 2017

Thank you so much! We are so glad you had such a great experience with us and chose to make the trek while on vacation!

Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner last night at Adrovino's. Ordered the artichoke hearts stuffed with goat cheese and spicy marinara, to-die-for! I had the gnocchi with Spanish chorizo and fresh peas and my husband had spaghetti and meatballs. Both entrees were amazing! The meatballs were made...More

Thank spingirl
Management response:Responded 24 July 2017

Thank you so much for the excellent review! We're so pleased you enjoyed your time with us and we look forward to seeing you again! When you do, might we suggest a couple of our house cocktails: the Cathouse or the Paisano. Both are ADC...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017

Beautiful place. Indoor fine dining or casual at the bar or patio. Great outdoor spot. Lovely views. Food is fantastic. Oven fired pizzas. Walk around the grounds. Great for intimate dining or groups. They will accomodate !!! Best spot around !!

Thank Kat S
Management response:Responded 19 July 2017

Thank you, Kat! We appreciate the fabulous review and hope you'll visit us again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Ardovinos Dr, Sunland Park, NM 88063-9049
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Sunland Park
  • Phone Number: +1 575-589-0653
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SINCE 1949, ARDOVINO'S DESERT CROSSING has been building its reputation by offering the finest quality ingredients, innovative cuisine, and exceptional service. Whether dining in our restaurant or attending a private event, our guests relish a unique ambiance at Ardovino's Desert Crossing.Come relax on our patios and, as the evening passenger train winds its way around Mount Cristo Rey, you'll understand why.
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