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La Cueva Cafe

) #1 of 105 Restaurants in Taos $ Mexican, , Latin
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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Open Now
10:00 - 21:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
135 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-5946
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1 - 10 of 772 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My sister and I were on a much needed vacation for me. We were on our way back home and stopped in Taos for some sightseeing and a late lunch. It has really grown since I was last here. We asked about a couple of...More

Thank Steveinjest
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best guacamole I have have ever had and all around delicious food. The service was kind and thorough explained the menu and you can't go wrong with the price. A must visit!

Thank k8lynindenverco
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service, and great food! $6.50 for chips, salsa, and guac is kinda insane, but it was good. We'll be back!

Thank Donito B
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a reason this is top rated, the food was excellent, the staff were excellent and the atmosphere was excellent (outside dining). We all had a mix of options off the menu and everything was just perfect. If you are in Taos definitely go...More

Thank akoobra
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always good food and great service. Friendly staff and within walking distance from the plaza area. Come enjoy this wonderful place

Thank CKP1976
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Glen Carbon, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tiny restaurant on the east side of Paseo del Sur not far from Taos Plaza serving delicious authentic New Mexican food. Charming mom and pop family place. Parking is available on the side street and of the building.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On our way home from Colorado and stopped for lunch and a walk. Looked up on trip advisor and this place was number one. Definitely did not disappoint!!! Great food on the patio. Guacamole and salsa was amazing. We both had the combo plate. I...More

Thank shez4ou2
Reviewed 1 week ago

The wait can be extraordinarily long and uncomfortable as there is insufficient space....but if you can last it out you'll have an excellent meal. The ceviche and fruit smoothie enjoyed on the patio on a hot day are divine.

Thank GatitaMundial
Reviewed 1 week ago

The chile rellenos were very good and the rice and beans were not your typical side dish but very tasty and flavorful. My dog was allowed to sit at my feet in the outside dining area. I would definitely return to LaCueva when in the...More

Thank AmeliaTexas
Reviewed 1 week ago

While my meal here wasn't bad, it certainly didn't live up to all the hype I'd read here. The dining room is tiny, 3 or 4 tables, with a big outdoor dining area. I sat inside since it was pouring rain when I visited. The...More

Thank jedibabe
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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
29 May 2016|
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Response from HornPlayer2013 | Reviewed this property |
There was a couple with a small dog the day we went
Darrell D
7 December 2015|
Response from 691Saska | Reviewed this property |
Opn for breakfast, lunch and dinner
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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 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
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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