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El Rodeo

648 N Riverside Dr, Espanola, NM 87532-2526
+1 505-747-8791
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good28%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
21 Oct 2017
“Good Inexpensive Mexican Food”
18 Jul 2017
“Best Mexican food in the state!”
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648 N Riverside Dr, Espanola, NM 87532-2526
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

This is a home style Mexican food restaurant. Plenty of it and it won't break the bank. Kind of a grab and go type of eatery. There are tables to dine in, but they are limited. The food is tasty and plenty of condiments to...More

Thank R R
Reviewed 19 July 2017

That may not be true - haven't tried them all, but it is hands-down the best I've had in New Mexico (among the best I've had anywhere). Just about everyone that I've taken there agrees. Authentic Mexican. The enchiladas verdes de queso are incredible.

Thank 7raveler
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I never write reviews, but this place blew my mind. The service is amazing, and the food is even better. My traveling group of four were heading for Taos from Santa Fe and needed a quick lunch. We found this place on Google Maps. Totally...More

Thank JamieO1064
Reviewed 19 July 2016

When directions to a Mexican restaurant start with go to the Pizza Hut parking lot, you know you're not headed to some national chain restaurant. There is a small little building that sits at the back of the parking lot. You don't go for the...More

Thank DanTrips
Reviewed 17 August 2015

A local recommended this restaurant to us and boy I would visit Espanola again just to go eat there! Thank you for the wonderful tacos and burritos! We ate there twice during our stay!

Thank SeriousDJ
Reviewed 23 May 2015

You can tell that this place is authentic -- the owners/managers speak an English that is only a little better than my Spanish. If the children are there, then they translate. Otherwise I used my limited Spanish and do a lot of pointing and gesturing....More

Thank devideviq
Reviewed 4 May 2014

Wonderful authentic Mexican food in a tiny restaurant hidden behind Pizza Hut. El Rodeo is spotless and service is great. I had a delicious watermelon agua fresca with 4 shrimp tacos, which were beer been with avocado slices and a halved minature lime nicely no...More

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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
9:30 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 648 N Riverside Dr, Espanola, NM 87532-2526
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Espanola
  • Phone Number: +1 505-747-8791
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