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El Taquito Cafe

35317 Hwy 285, Ojo Caliente, NM 87549
+1 505-583-0077
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible28%
23 Dec 2015
“Microwaved canned food...”
27 Dec 2014
“great eavesdropping, plus food!”
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35317 Hwy 285, Ojo Caliente, NM 87549
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Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

It was the worst food we ever ordered from a restaurant. The tacos were stale, greasy and the beans were basically plopped out from a can and thrown into the microwave for a few seconds to heat up. Not much flavor, and the service was...More

Thank Olivia P
Reviewed 28 December 2014

If you entiende even a pocito you can enjoy escuchando the locals while perusing the newspaper. We overheard sports analysis ( Broncos and Cowboys ) as well as weather and relationship issues. The food was a little slow in coming, but it was well-prepared and...More

Thank OldDogsTour
Reviewed 20 September 2014

We'd driven and driven (from Gunnison) over the mountains to Las Vegas, NM and on towards Santa Fe. We were way overdue for a break, and finally, a little place in Ojo Caliente. Not particularly attractive, but we were ready for lunch. We had a...More

Thank C_J_CCTx
Reviewed 28 July 2013

After a day at the Ojo Caliente mineral waters, this was a great alternative to the high priced spa fare. Staff was friendly and courteous, food was fresh and cooked to order. We had various combination plates and the taco plate. Prices reasonable

1  Thank ChiefStarGazer
Reviewed 19 July 2013

I was traveling through Ojo Caliente, New Mexico and stopped for a bite to eat. The staff treated me like family, instead of just another tourist. The food was authentic New Mexican, and very tasty. I highly recommend stopping by El Taquito if you find...More

1  Thank Jade Wah'oo G
Reviewed 8 November 2012

We stopped after a wonderful day at Ojo Caliente resort. Our server took forever to get to us even though we were only the second couple there. We finally got our order which was bland. (Green chile should not be the only form of flavor...More

1  Thank hiker85
Reviewed 30 September 2012

A small restaurant in the middle of a very small town with very friendly staff and great food. I have eaten at the other mexican food restaurant in town and this one is definitely the one to choose. The green chili is very flavorful and...More

1  Thank Rebekah R
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  • Address: 35317 Hwy 285, Ojo Caliente, NM 87549
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Ojo Caliente
  • Phone Number: +1 505-583-0077
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