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Emilia's On the Plaza

) #14 of 14 Restaurants in Mesilla $$ - $$$ Mexican,
2290 Calle de Parian, Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM 88046
+1 575-652-3007
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (6 reviews)
“chilli” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2290 Calle de Parian, Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM 88046
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went on a Sunday afternoon. Saw it while strolling the plaza and hearing the live music. Chalkboard sign advertised Aguas Frescas. They had 1 kind-cucumber. Took about 15 minutes to get but was good. Then told waitress we only had 1/2 hour, was there anything...More

Thank SJRCPA
Reviewed 29 May 2017

A nice affordable Mexican restaurant on the main square in Mesilla. We saw the brown sign for an attraction driving the expressway and, knowing what was in store for us on !-10 (The only thi9ng worse than I-10 through New Mexico and eastern Arizona is...More

Thank WhiskeyPriest_2012
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Emilio's was recommended by the owner of our B&B. It's a really large space with a cage full of screeching birds at one of the entrances (not sure what's that about), but we weren't seated where that was a problem. Portions are large, and food...More

Thank Judith A
Reviewed 21 February 2017

What a pleasant surprise. We stopped pre-lunch for coffee and ended up ordering an appetizer - mexican green chile wontons and some posole that was Excellent. Just the right amount of heat and obviously fresh. Chris, the owner was great! And there was live music...More

Thank nomad727
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We stopped in Mesilla on our way to Texas, we had heard it was a quaint western town. We arrived around 1:00 and was looking for lunch, we were also traveling with a dog, so we needed something dog friendly. Emilia's has an outdoor patio,...More

Thank Lucienneh
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Have passed by many times, thought we would try for lunch. Food had absolutely no taste, the blandest Mexican food I have ever eaten. Waitress indicated ownership changing, should also change chef.

Thank Ycguy1117
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Great Music! Great Food! Went there for our 17th Annv. We are Snowbird's! just got here for the Winter from N.N.England, Same day as their Sept 18th Festa. Food Taste just like what my Ama Martinez and Tia's used to make at the Imgrant wrk...More

Thank Felix G
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Outside patio was nice, but we decided to sit inside. The festival was going on in the plaza making it a little loud. Young man who waited on us was fantastic in his customer service skills. We talked about the pecan beer with his description...More

Thank CavemanHHH
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We shared a green chili cheeseburger. It was the perfect medium heat for me. The salsa is made daily and was one of the best I've ever had, came with good chips. We also used it as a French fry dip. yummy!! Pleasant, helpful waitstaff...More

Thank Regina B
Reviewed 29 June 2016

I was here for taco Tuesday and a beer with friends. Fun atmosphere and a guitar player. Filled up on tacos for sure. Good for a snack and to hang out.

Thank chefdawna
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 18:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2290 Calle de Parian, Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM 88046
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Las Cruces  >  Mesilla
  • Phone Number: +1 575-652-3007
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