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High Country Restaurant and Saloon

$$ - $$$American, ,
Intersection of US 84 / 64 and NM 17, Chama, NM
+1 575-756-2384
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“trout” (38 reviews)
“steak” (56 reviews)
“carne adovada” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Intersection of US 84 / 64 and NM 17, Chama, NM
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Our family of 10 tried High Country on New Years Eve 2017 and had a wonderful experience! Their special was prime rib with fresh oysters on the half-shell and boy was it great. The trout was excellent and the chicken fried steak got rave reviews....More

Thank Dale L
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Went here based on hotel recommendation. chili rellenos were good, the beer was great. Friendly waitress. Off season in Chama, but a good place to stop.

Thank ColoradoKid4
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

My girlfriends cousin was visiting from Pittsburgh and we took her on a road trip to see some of the New Mexico beautiful landscapes and while near Chama stopped at this place. Good food and nice friendly service.

Thank 44dave56
Reviewed 19 October 2017

My wife and I had burgers and fries here for dinner. The burgers were wonderful, done to specification (medium rare) and ropped with all the trimings. The fries were also great;seasoned with rosemary. It was good enough, we are going back tonight! Be aware, that...More

Thank russellp117
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Stopped in for a quick lunch on our way to Durango. Not a lot of choices. This one was busy and the single server was working very hard to stay on top of things, which she managed to do. Food quite good but nothing to...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Confused service staff couldn’t decide which table to seat our party of four. We waited for five minutes, looking at an empty dining room while they ignored us and figured it out. Finally seated, We ordered enchiladas. They got it completely wrong. The waitress told...More

Thank Triaero
Reviewed 15 October 2017

I asked for a fried green chile ap, which the owner and cooks kindly made for me. They were great. My husband ordered the chicken which he enjoyed. The salad was also good. Next evening, I requested the same appetizer, but the owner was not...More

Thank geodogs
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We stayed one night in Chama. Late afternoon I inquired with our host as to where she would suggest we eat and she suggested the High Country. Lucky for us, it was about 530 and she suggested that we go to dinner now. Now I...More

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We went for dinner after riding the train. Service was fine. Food was good but nothing spectacular. It is one of the few places open for dinner (we were there during the week). I liked it better than the place we chose for dinner the...More

Thank NewMexBev
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This place was sketchy and loud. The yelling from the attached bar was abnoxious. Would not recommend.

Thank stephencR7956VP
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23 August 2016|
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Response from truiiluv | Reviewed this property |
They have gf bread.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Intersection of US 84 / 64 and NM 17, Chama, NM
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Chama
  • Phone Number: +1 575-756-2384
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