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Elida's Cafe

801 Railroad Ave, Springer, NM 87747
+1 575-483-2985
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“pozole” (6 reviews)
“chilli” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
801 Railroad Ave, Springer, NM 87747
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Mexican food, with many diffident options for breakfast or lunch. The chile is hot and so are the sopapillas. They have clean bathrooms.

Thank Dana R
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We’ve eaten breakfast at Elida’s Cafe two years in a row now on our way home from Red River. Staff is friendly, Cafe (including bathrooms) is clean, breakfast is EXCELLENT! Highly recommend.

Thank Debby H
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Pretty good basic New Mexican food. The waitress was working hard as it was very busy the day we went.

Thank val2b2008
Reviewed 31 August 2018

You can't go wrong at Elida's and in Springer it is your best option for anything like lunch. Easily on par with most Albuquerque offerings, it is New Mexican with a northern twist.

Thank Joshua L
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

I had the combo plate with posole in place of beans and rice. The posole was some of the best I’ve had! My husband had the stuffed sopapilla. The service was good and our food was excellent.

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 31 July 2018

I was looking for a place to stop and eat between Albuquerque and Denver when I found this small restaurant in Springer. The food was good, the service excellent. Definitely would stop here again.

Thank traveler5474
Reviewed 30 July 2018

We ate breakfast there on our way west and lunch on our way home. Friendliest people and just good food - delicious tortilla and green chili topped eggs and/or hamburgers !

Thank WestTulsatraveler
Reviewed 28 July 2018

We were passing through on our way home from a road trip. This was the only place we could find in Springer. The food was very good and service was great.

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We have been here twice and both were very good, breakfast and lunch, red chili was great, the stuffed sopapilla’s smothered in red chili were as good as they come

Thank azbellb
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

We drove through springer around breakfast time and thought we’d stop for a bite. Service was quick and friendly. The food was okay. Nothing special, just a mom and pops kind of restaurant.

Thank K M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 Railroad Ave, Springer, NM 87747
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Springer
  • Phone Number: +1 575-483-2985
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