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Del's Restaurant

1202 E Route 66 Blvd., Route 66, Tucumcari, NM 88401
+1 575-461-1740
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (112 reviews)
“sopapillas” (68 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1202 E Route 66 Blvd., Route 66, Tucumcari, NM 88401
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious. Soup and a glass of wine. Husband had a sandwich and salad bar. Waiter was great and helpful.

Thank CarryFArris
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our second visit traveling across the country. We would recommend as the options in Tucumcari are limited. Clean with three separate eating areas. Salad bar, salads, Mexican, steaks, burgers. We opted for Burgers on this visit and were pleased with taste and quality.

Thank GiseppeGord
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is easy to get the wrong impression when driving through Tucumcari. The old town is wore at the heel but there are a number of wonderful restaurants. Del's is one of these. This well maintained property hearkens to the glory days of Route 66....More

Thank AdventurerJim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we went in late on a thurs evening. the salad bar was very good but the chicken fried steaks were just average. no alcoholic drinks were available even though they were on the menu, (i think they were in between liquor licenses or something) service...More

Thank jerry l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband decided on steak since we were out West and I decided on Mexican since we were out West! His meal was delicious and mine was exactly what I ordered but I was afraid to go too spicy so I ordered a simple taco...More

Thank LSTeacher
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for a lunch while traveling from Santa Fe to Texas. We had the best Chicken Green Chili Taco Soup we have ever had. When we questioned them about the taste, they assured us it was their secret recipe but the secret ingredient...More

Thank Vickie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on our way to California from Fort Smith. They had a nice little salad bar and a pretty good menu. The waitress was friendly and the food was tasty we would stop here again. reasonable prices.

Thank Jacquelyn B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to eat loved it !! Nice clean . and good food.... A little expensive but not real bad. Stayed the nite in campground next to restaurant

Thank Cheryl E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While passing through Tucumcari, NM we asked the proprietor of the fun and quirky gift shop, Tee Pee Gifts on Old Rt 66 where would be a good place for lunch. Without hesitation he recommended Del's Restaurant on 66, "the best restaurant in town!". He...More

Thank CarolinaGram
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were traveling on I-140 back to Texas and planned on staying in Tucumcari, NM. Old Route 66 parallels the interstate so we looked for a place to eat and found Del's. It's a nice place with a friendly staff. Nothing really flashy about the...More

Thank matttx33
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Leiva K
6 April 2017|
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Yes, we do shipping. Please contact us at 5754611740
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 6 - USD 17
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1202 E Route 66 Blvd., Route 66, Tucumcari, NM 88401
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Tucumcari
  • Phone Number: +1 575-461-1740
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Since 1956, Del's Restaurant has been a destination break on Historic Route 66. Stop in and meet our friendly staff and enjoy delicious food, an attractive setting and over the top service. Whether your hunger is more on the light side, or you've worked up a vigorous appetite, we have a delicious fare for all. Make Del's Restaurant a major stop when seeking the flavor of Historic Route 66, you'll be glad you did!
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