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TJ's New Mexican

Certificate of Excellence
Mexican, Southwestern
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319 Highway 314 SW, Los Lunas, NM 87031-9604
+1 505-866-5123
09:00 - 20:00
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Sun 09:00 - 13:00
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Sat 09:00 - 14:00
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Rio Rancho, New Mexico
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47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been here before, about a year or two ago. First time was good. Didn't review then. This visit, I met a friend for lunch. I went simple this time around. I was late so my buddy ate all the salsa and chips - so no review on that. I ordered a green chile, bacon cheese burger and fries. Burger... More 

1 Thank ricovaldez
Albuquerque, New Mexico
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 March 2017

This was an accidental find on our way from ABQ to Belen with friends, and we were pleasantly surprised to find this wonderful restaurant. The atmosphere is lovely, a beautifully preserved old Spanish Hacienda, true "old west". The food was delicious, and the waitress was lovely. Highly reccomend it if you are in the Los Lunas area.

Thank Larsons2014
Los Lunas, New Mexico
Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

If you want to have authentic New Mexican food to include delicious red and green chili, this is the place to eat. It is family owned and is located in the heart of Los Lunas. The service is friendly and fast. This is one of my family's favorite restaurants.

Thank RosemariefromNM
Erie, Colorado
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Best place in Los Lunas for real NM food. Breakfast was outstanding. The Red Chile was perfect and Tortillas home made. Loved it. The service was just as good.

Thank Maurice V
Los Lunas, New Mexico
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is definitely a favorite. Whenever we have family or friends in from out of town we bring them here. The huevos rancheros with carne adovada is amazingly good!

Thank christinagutierrez07
Los Lunas, New Mexico
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We visit TJ's at least three times or more a month. Their juevos rancheros are the breakfast of choice. The posole is great (we buy it by the quart), and the carne adovada is unparalleled.

Thank Tom-Jeannie
Los Lunas, New Mexico
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Tastiest, most reasonably priced huevos rancheros in Los Lunas. I like the red chile and my husband likes the green. Very fresh and authentic New Mexican. Comes with beans and choice of papitas or hashbrowns. We eat here on a regular basis and have for years!!! Always consistent and good with friendly service.

Thank Janice L
Albuquerque, NM
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

You always get fast friendly service! Food is average to good! Price is excellent! Love the salsa! Family friendly

Thank 39nikig
Los Lunas, New Mexico
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I finally went and tried TJs today and I was amazed. Great service. Was almost full and we still got our order within 10 minutes. I will be going there again.

Thank Dee H
Los Lunas, New Mexico
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

This is super New Mexican and Mexican food … sadly they have an overtly Christian attitude and atmosphere, which is rather unpleasant, and certainly discouraged us from returning there, and we were customers for many years. I'm not going to deny that the food is super good, because it is, I just wasn't comfortable there.

Thank travelcatz1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Mexican, Southwestern
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
09:00 - 13:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 319 Highway 314 SW, Los Lunas, NM 87031-9604
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Los Lunas
  • Phone Number: +1 505-866-5123

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?