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Taos Cow

485 State RD 150, Arroyo Seco, NM 87514
+1 575-776-5640
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“ice cream” (192 reviews)
“sandwiches” (34 reviews)
“waffle cone” (9 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
485 State RD 150, Arroyo Seco, NM 87514
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Was told in advance by the taos visitor center to try the ice cream! We had wanted to see arroyo seco and stopped for directions. The guide said "oh, are you going for ice cream?" And we said no, just to see the town, but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jim M
Reviewed 5 October 2018

The ice cream was really really good. We were very tempted to go back for seconds... definitely worth a visit!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bingo k
Reviewed 3 October 2018

A short drive north of Taos and a pleasant surprise. Gooood chocolate malt on a warn summer day. Worth the trip.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Bert B
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Great sandwiches at a good price. I love the turkey club and the turkey & Brie, both really yummy. The chips they serve with them were heavy tortilla chips - could be better. Awesome ice cream and some fun unusual flavors, like the pistachio whites...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 16MJ
Reviewed 7 September 2018

This restaurant is quaint and feels comfortably like home. The menu is not overly extensive but everything sounds and looks good. I had the gyro with delicious meat, perfect sauce and the most flavorful and soft pita bread. Since this place is known for its...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank msm092015
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Nice quaint place with good breakfast and coffee. The counter help is polite and lines are short. Afternoon breakfast you can stretch your legs walking over to nearby shops.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank larryw683
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Our first visit to Taos Cow, we split a very good Reuben sandwich and then enjoyed a scoop of ice cream each. The ice cream is justifiably famous -- not as heavy-cream as some, and to my taste, more refreshing and delicious! Our second visit,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BabyBlueOwl
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Not sure how best ice-cream places on the planet are judged - they have many such awards - but this one is a fairly typical homemade ice-cream place. A fairly limited range of flavors, it must be said, but nice and creamy. I meant to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Shaaybo
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Breakfast burritos, salads, sans, ice cream! Reuben sandwich was super. Ice ream protions very generous - I couldn't finish my one scoop! (Ask for the child's cone!!)

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank 2gonesomewhere
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

My friend and I had spontaneously stopped off here following our hike up in Taos Ski Valley. The ice cream turned out to be awesome!! Thick, creamy, flavorful. It hit the spot! Not sure what we were expecting, but we both were “wowed” by all...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Stephanie S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 485 State RD 150, Arroyo Seco, NM 87514
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Arroyo Seco
  • Phone Number: +1 575-776-5640
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