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La Cueva Cafe

) #1 of 103 Restaurants in Taos £ Mexican, , Latin
135 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-5946
+1 575-758-7001
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
135 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-5946
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

Went here due to the cheap eats and trying to save money on spring break, it wasn't cheap eats but the food was okay. They have a bunch of little buildings that they seat you in, it was very cold, service was okay. There is...More

Thank Traveltoeat17
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

It may be one dollar sign prices but it was better than places that have cost at least twice as much. The fish tacos were made with battered cod and had a very mild spice to them.

Thank Kweejee
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Wonderful on sooooooooooooo many levels......food......ambiance....freshness.....art.....fireplace center of dining room....linen table cloths.....best sopapilla EVER!!!! Hot chips.....fabulous! I won't go anywhere else for Mexican food again! Oh.....and great service!!!

Thank sll924
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Had the asada along with some chips and guacamole to go. Friendly staff. Amazing authentic Mexican food.

Thank Justin A
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

The guacamole and pollo con mole tacos were so amazing!! The inside is very tiny and it was a rainy day but they also have a cute patio :) Highly suggested

Thank kkruege2
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I had done some 'net research into possible places in Taos to have lunch on Saturday, and this place didn't come up on either TripAdvisor or Yelp. We were all set to have lunch at another spot until someone recommended La Cueva Cafe, and we...More

Thank NancyLaird
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Thank you tripadvisor for making me aware of this restaurant, because without all the great reviews I probably wouldn't have taken the opportunity to dine at this restaurant. The fish tacos are the best I have ever had and will have a hard time finding...More

1  Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 24 March 2017

The place looks like the proverbial hole in the wall, not fancy at all, but we ordered pobalano soup and guacamole for lunch and had a delightful meal. The soup had poblanos, onions cream and cheese which were beautifully cooked and delicious. The rest of...More

Thank m p
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Very odd layout for the restaurant, with tables in different buildings. The service was slow, the food took a while to come out. Prices were high for the small portions served. I would eat at The Alley Cantina instead.

Thank sophiepilla
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I've been coming to Taos since 1958. This place is the real deal. Family-owned friendly, courteous, accommodating and extremely delicious food. Very reasonable prices. Located just off the plaza very convenient walk from most any in town place. I had the special fajitas mole and...More

Thank Jack W
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14 November 2016|
Response from Travel_Gigi | Reviewed this property |
When I was there I didn't ask for any, but it never hurts to ask! Good Luck
29 May 2016|
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Response from HornPlayer2013 | Reviewed this property |
There was a couple with a small dog the day we went
Darrell D
6 December 2015|
Response from 691Saska | Reviewed this property |
Opn for breakfast, lunch and dinner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-5946 (Formerly Rellenos Cafe)
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Taos
  • Phone Number: +1 575-758-7001
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