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Brett's Bistro

201 W Main, Red River, NM 87558
+1 575-754-9959
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  • Average13%
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“trout” (13 reviews)
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
201 W Main, Red River, NM 87558
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We came in after skiing. Kind of a late lunch. Three of us ordered burgers I ordered the Ruben. Do not miss the Ruben if you are here. The place is small, can get crowded but we were there in the between hours and it...More

Thank mikel68
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited during spring break at 4:30 for an early dinner. After a day of travel the immediate seating was fantastic! The two younger children had a grilled cheese sandwich and chicken tenders. The fries were delicious! Three adults had the chicken fried steak which...More

Thank Travel_lovin_momma
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've ate here several times, Brett has a great menu but there's always something seasonal he has going. Wait staff is great, they get busy but do their best to accommodate everyone. Their Ribeye is cooked to perfection every time.

Thank Amanda R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful atmosphere in the heart of Red River! Excellent service and the food was wonderful! Best CFS I have had in a very long time! A definite must go back next time we are in RR!

Thank HomeRon210
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Okay. The service is very bad, however the food is worth waiting for. 2nd year we had his seafood gumbo and he does not disappoint/the boys love the steak and crab legs. While the kids were skiing we went for lunch as well, and the...More

Thank radmom2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Waited 15 minutes to order, should have walked out, but the staff was rushing around and gave the place the benefit of the doubt Ordered salads one with the trout and one with salmon It took 45-50 minutes before our food arrived, unacceptable! The place...More

Thank Trekinalong
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a fantastic menu. Fresh trout, delicious local lamb chops and a good knack for soups. Waitstaff is friendly, but distracted. Misques on the orders, nothing serious, but definitely annoying. Good beer selection, if the staff brings you the beverage menu. Lamb was...More

Thank DD T
Reviewed 18 January 2018

They didn't have prime rib the night we were there so I had the suggested Ribeye. It was a good steak and the potatoes, soup and bread were all above average. My wife loved her salmon salad which was served with a whole grilled salmon...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Ate lunch on a Sunday. On the pricier side but worth it. My husband had the chicken fried steak and it was great. The mashed potatoes that came with it were so smooth and well seasoned. I had the Ruben sandwich. The flavors were not...More

Thank EQualls
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Came in with a big group when business is slow and was amazed at how unfriendly the server was about splitting checks. $500 bills don’t come around everyday so you would think they would be excited to see us. Maybe since we didn’t order alcohol...More

Thank Jim M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 50
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 W Main, Red River, NM 87558
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Red River
  • Phone Number: +1 575-754-9959
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Located in the center of town, we offer the best quality of foods available anywhere. Chef Brett is a third generation resident of Red River, and has had restaurants in Red River for 35 years. Our present local is quaint with panoramic views of main street. We specialize in Choice hand cut steaks, Prime Rib, fresh seafood, and trout. We have cool salads, pasta,and our lunch menu offers full sandwiches. The Best N.M. green chile cheese burgers in the state. Great wine list, and the coldest Beer in town! We are celebrating our fifth year at our Lifts West Location, and would like to invite you to Brett`s Bistro.
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