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La Cueva Cafe

135 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-5946
+1 575-758-7001
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
135 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-5946
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is amazing!! We had the chips and salsa with guacamole. The salsa had a really great smokey flavor and the guacamole was super fresh. We also had the tortilla soup and it was perfect! Great flavor with a touch of spice. The shrimp...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best meals we have had in a long time. An unpretentious looking location but should be put on your list of must try. The meal from start to finish deserved and received a 40% tip. The staff was courteous, informative and attentive....More

Thank klbogart430
Reviewed 1 week ago

People have told us about this and we finally got to La Cueva for lunch. It is a small place (although there is an outside eating area). We both thoroughly enjoyed our food. I had the tacos and my husband had the enchiladas. The service...More

Thank 974knitter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was good, but 20% tips on the total amount after taxes were added in the check by default. This was unexpected and not appropriate in my opinion.

Thank Max K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It wasn't bad. Not a ringing endorsement. We've eaten in a lot of places in Taos that are better. Was disappointed.

Thank BuilderDad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is more than meets the eye at La Cueva Cafe. Outside, it doesn't give off the most inviting vibe but it certainly makes up for it in taste and customer service. Once inside the atmosphere is cozy and welcoming. The staff are so polite...More

Thank T W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After reading reviews on Trip Advisor, we decided to give it a try. While the chips, sauce, and guacamole were delicious, that's about it. My husbands fish tacos fell apart, and were greasy. My mole' chicken enchiladas were under seasoned and not very memorable.

1  Thank Tracy H
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

La Cueva is a tiny adobe restaurant with an attached outdoor patio less than a block from the plaza. It only seats twelve folks people inside, but is worth the wait for the delicious food and excellent service. The chipotle creamed corn soup is like...More

Thank ViewsAndReviews
Reviewed 28 November 2017

The food was very good, but not quite as good as we expected from the other reviews on Tripadvisor. We all had different entres and each of them were very good, but they just weren't quite excellent. Maybe they were having an off night. We...More

Thank 46,749
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Low key, aunthentic, hole in the wall style with deliciously season Mexican food done the New Mexico way. Parking a little tough- but near everything in town. The Sopa de Tortilla is to die for. A must. The tacos are a little on the fried...More

Thank shayshay321
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15 November 2016|
Response from Travel_Gigi | Reviewed this property |
When I was there I didn't ask for any, but it never hurts to ask! Good Luck
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Response from HornPlayer2013 | Reviewed this property |
There was a couple with a small dog the day we went
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-5946 (Formerly Rellenos Cafe)
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Taos
  • Phone Number: +1 575-758-7001
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