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La Cosina Cafe

745 S 3rd St, Raton, NM 87740-4117
+1 575-445-9675
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“flautas” (13 reviews)
“guacamole” (7 reviews)
“chicken” (7 reviews)
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
745 S 3rd St, Raton, NM 87740-4117
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food and excellent prices. Unfortunately not open very much. Server was excellent, she had a full resturant and handled everyone.

Thank coldnortheast
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We are on our way to Minneapolis, decided to stay overnight in Raton, NM. Read reviews on TripAdvisor for LaCosina Cafe, all recommended it as best in town. We were given directions by a local otherwise probably wouldn’t have found it. Food and service were...More

Thank Lin J
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Read about this place on trip advisor, food was great and also service. Spent some time with owners discussing their wildlife photos that are displayed. Great photos that are also for sale.

Thank wussowa
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This restaurant is an institution among Philmont scouters and travelers through Raton. It is off the beaten path and has some of the best green chili in New Mexico. Also try the guacamole and cottage cheese appetizer. The green chili is good on enchiladas, burritos...More

Thank KCSofa
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Off the beaten path and the main drag, this ain't no Taco Bell. Really good food, in a cafe setting. Both of their chilis are fantastic, the red (ground beef) is hotter than the green (pork). The homemade flour tortillas, are thick, chewy and soft....More

Thank J7339VLcharless
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Right now, this restaurant is only open a few days of the week. We were lucky enough to be in town on an open day. We got there just after they opened at 5 PM and it was almost full. We got water, menus, chips...More

1  Thank Rita B
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Living in Raton makes it easy for us to enjoy some of the best New Mexican food in the state. La Cosina is a family friendly restaurant both in atmosphere and affordability.

Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

On a recent trip through Raton we gave this place a try at lunch. From what we gathered not many of the staff showed up to host serve cook or clean this day . Not too organized this day and just terrible to leave your...More

Thank Trixie007
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This place was a terrific surprise. Great food and great service for a very reasonable price. Authentic Mexican cuisine and they are open on Sunday. Most others in town were closed.

Thank funkyskunk49
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

The food here is just Ok - nothing great. Seated ourselves as directed, but was ignored for 15 minutes. Finally asked a waiter for menus - ignored for another 15 minutes. Place could also use a good cleaning. Our table was only partially cleaned after...More

Thank Ironfossiltx
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24 June 2016|
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Response from Kate L | Reviewed this property |
Those were really the only says it was open when I was there. Call them to see what the hours are when you visit.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 745 S 3rd St, Raton, NM 87740-4117
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Raton
  • Phone Number: +1 575-445-9675
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