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Mountain Treasures

121 E. Main Street & Independence, Trail, Red River, NM 87558
+1 575-754-2700
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (55 reviews)
“sandwiches” (39 reviews)
“soup” (18 reviews)
Opens in 15 min
All hours
American, Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
121 E. Main Street & Independence, Trail, Red River, NM 87558
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

Scary what some people think is good. We went here as a last resort and were sorry we did. Ordered catfish dinner, chicken salad sandwich and fresh corn chowder. The fish and sweet potato fries were extremely greasy, had to squeeze out excess on napkins...More

Thank Greg D
Paula R, Owner at Mountain Treasures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2016

I wish you had complained after your first bite. We would have been happy to correct any mistakes made in our kitchen the day you were there. What you described is simply unacceptable at Mountain Treasures. We have a 15 year outstanding reputation. A restaurant...More

Reviewed 22 August 2016

We stopped by because we had seen a special for ham, beans and cornbread. We stood at the counter for a few minutes before being asked what we wanted by a lady who must not been having a good day. I asked about the ham...More

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Paula R, Owner at Mountain Treasures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2016

We are so very, very sorry for the way you were treated! It has been our policy for 15 years for our employees to LEARN & KNOW "The most important people in the building are the next ones who walk through our doors!...No matter how...More

Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

I loved this place. The coffee was excellent and the candles smell great. It was across the street from out Lodge so it was very convenient.More

Thank Suzanne P
Paula R, Owner at Mountain Treasures, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2016

Thanks so very much for your review. These reviews mean a great deal to us and to fellow travelers. We're thankful for so many very positive reviews and will strive to serve our clientele the very best in Homemade Soups, Made-to-Order Sandwiches, Salads, Kolaches, Cinnamon...More

Reviewed 17 August 2016

This Bistro was amazing, friendly ,helpful staff, very clean, and the food was delicious..We as a group(from Jamie Carters Art Workshop) ate their daily..8/8 thru 8/11/2016.The breads were homemade, the soups were wonderful(especially the Green Chili Soup),sandwich of choice (for me) was the chicken salad..can't...More

Thank bigfrank2014
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We've passed by this place for years thinking it was a gift shop. Glad we finally stepped inside. The menu selection is ample - and the girl at the counter was extremely helpful. We had half sandwiches (one hot & one cold) & soup -...More

Thank Dena S
Paula R, Owner at Mountain Treasures, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2016

Thank you so very much for taking the time to give us such a great review! We try hard to consistently serve quality food to every single customer. And we believe "SERVICE WITH A SMILE" is equally important. Please come back soon. Thank you again!

Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Wonderful sandwiches made with homemade mayo! Chili was good-variety of menu items. Employees were friendly and caring!!

Thank Waylon56
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

These guys were packed with close to 20 people in each line. The girls up front stayed pleasant the entire time. The girl handling the tables was not having a good day at all. Appeared very unhappy to be there and bordered on rude. I...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Had the green chili stew in a bread bowl - the stew was very good. Bigs chunks of chicken and potatoes - could have used more chilies. Had a green salad - very basic but fresh - over priced for what it was. House dressing...More

Thank Elaine H
Reviewed 31 July 2016

not fancy but very good food.staff and owner are very friendly. open 6am to 6 pm. homemade cookies and pastieries and alot more

Thank vandiverr2016
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Their menu is really good. Myself, my daughter, and her friend visited there several times during our stay for the frozen coffees and smoothies. Outdoor seating is always my favorite but the atmosphere inside and out is great!

Thank Ree0605
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15 September 2015|
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Response from Paula R | Property representative |
No comps. We stand behind our outstanding reputation that has grown over the past 14 years.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 E. Main Street & Independence, Trail, Red River, NM 87558
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Red River
  • Phone Number: +1 575-754-2700
  • E-mail
Mountain Treasures has a huge menu of wonderful homemade soups, made-to-order deli sandwiches (like ruebens, chicken-fried steak sandwiches and muffalettas)on fresh, "housemade" baked breads. The delightful smell of Kolaches, cinnamon rolls, turnovers, and cookies flow through the whole place and you may find them hard to turn down! Entrees include fried chicken with fries & Texas toast as well as catfish with hush puppies & fries. Our coffee shop serves steaming cappuccinos, lattes, and fresh house coffee as well as fresh-fruit smoothies. We've proudly served visitors and locals for 12 years on Main Street right in the middle of town across from the Community House.
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