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Grinder Mill

403 W College Ave, Silver City, NM 88061-5034
+1 575-538-3366
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible15%
23 Aug 2017
“excellent Mexican food”
22 Jul 2016
“Highly recommend!”
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Mexican, Southwestern, Delicatessen
403 W College Ave, Silver City, NM 88061-5034
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

The place is a dump but don't worry the food is excellent. Best bean tostadas and chili rellenos in town. I love to go there for lunch when I want a Mexican food fix.

Thank VJousan
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Don't let looks deceive you. Not much to look at from the inside or outside but the food is fantastic.

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 21 May 2016

We recently tried this place after noticing that they appeared to be doing a brisk business. We were not disappointed. While the facility and dining area are kind of tired, the food was excellent. We liked it so much we went back a week later....More

Thank David G
Reviewed 21 May 2016

or lack thereof - the food is very good and you will not go hungry. Now I know why the Grinder Mill's parking lot is usually packed.

Thank perromore
Reviewed 25 March 2016

ok, so I am in silver city and looking for good food. I was told on Campus that the Grinder was 'excellent' .......... yep, it was 'college kid' food. So not so great but edible. I went with my children and husband. I want everyone...More

2  Thank kilgorerena
Reviewed 8 February 2016

You will not be disappointed if you like Menudo. If you like you can ask for "Extra Pansa". The menu has everything you would expect from a dinner, but the Mexican food fits right in Silver City that is an hour drive from Hatch, NM....More

Thank Jaimė R
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

This little cafe is always full it seems. The parking lot always has any number of cars and pickups. People like to meet and eat here. The food is served quickly in a simple down to earth atmosphere. I always enjoy their shredded beef burritos...More

Thank Murr72
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Inconspicuous small restaurant but best breakfeast burrito ever ! With everything except potatoes, salsa inside - sensational ! And the whole day long.

1  Thank Chileaficionada
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Saw "grinders" and didn't see the small sub-title, "mexican food". Thought we'd choose a sandwich but, the menu was yummy sounding anyway. Husband's menudo, rellenos, and horchata were great. I enjoyed my tamales even though they were made with polenta instead of masa.

Thank For2Coyotes
Reviewed 10 January 2015

Grinder has the very best tamales in town. Quick and friendly service and you can dine in or take home. Many of the prices have gone up but the food quality and taste has stayed the same. Too pricey for the tamales...but they are the...More

Thank LilPat3
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Mexican, Southwestern, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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Seating, Takeout
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  • Address: 403 W College Ave, Silver City, NM 88061-5034
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Silver City
  • Phone Number: +1 575-538-3366
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30 years in business. Brown bag place
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