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Del's Restaurant

1202 E Route 66 Blvd, Route 66, Tucumcari, NM 88401-3039
+1 575-461-1740
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (125 reviews)
“sopapillas” (72 reviews)
Closes in 7 min
11:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
Mexican, American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1202 E Route 66 Blvd, Route 66, Tucumcari, NM 88401-3039
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

This is a nice small town restaurant in Tucumcari NM. It has a very fresh salad bar and the Mexican items on the menu are excellent. It is a little pricey for this area, especially the alcoholic drinks at $6 plus and beers over $4....More

Thank Joe L
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped on our way to Santa Fe. Good food and reasonable prices. I had pancakes, and the wife had the chili rellanos. We will stop here again the next time we pass by. The town itself is photogenic with wall murials and signs that...More

Thank Frozensummer
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Amazing fried catfish, cole slaw and fries for the transplanted southerner. Enchiladas, tacos, great salad bar, chicken fried steak, homemade soups...it's all good.

Thank Ncmanley
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We had a great lunch here after renewing our vows at Route 66 wedding chapel. They recommended eating here. They had a great variety of food that please our whole family including 3 picky kids. Very good place, friendly staff and the prices were also...More

Thank jmjjhatch145
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Del's has an extensive menu that includes favorite New Mexican dishes as well as standard American diner food and a salad bar. This is unique for such a small town. Service was efficient, friendly and quick. I would definitely eat there again if traveling through.

Thank RolandFinn
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We were driving through town to find dinner and I had Arby's plugged into my GoogleMaps. We came upon this place and the husband said he had a "feeling" so we stopped here. I'm so glad we did! They were full of families eating and...More

Thank alishas860
Reviewed 4 July 2017

I had dinner here my first night. Was cool to see the whole wait staff wearing jeans and a Stetson Hat. Lots to choose from on the menu as well as a nice buffet. I enjoyed my meal very much. I would go back again.

Thank jfitz12TN
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We stayed at Blue Swallow and had read about this Place on Trip Advisor so we decided to go there, a couple of minutes' walk from the motel only, The owners are the same as of the Kix 66 diner. There is a lot to...More

Thank Marie-Louise K
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We went here for dinner, based on recommendation from hotel and we were very happy with our food. Service was excellent. I had Kansas strip steak - super tender. Salad bar is decent, everything looked fresh. Others ordered catfish and we had one "delicious "...More

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

My husband, son, and I ate here for the first time. I would describe it as an old fashioned steak house. I had the petite sirloin which was cooked perfectly and we'll seasoned. My husband had the ribeye which was also good. My son said...More

Thank RBonner
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Response from Rex M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but the wait move fast if you don't.
Leiva K
6 April 2017|
Response from kcpiy | Property representative |
Yes, we do shipping. Please contact us at 5754611740
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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 88401-3039
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Tucumcari
  • Phone Number: +1 575-461-1740
  • E-mail
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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