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La Cocina Restaurant

201 W College Ave, Silver City, NM 88061-5418
+1 575-388-8687
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (5 reviews)
“chili” (5 reviews)
“burgers” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
201 W College Ave, Silver City, NM 88061-5418
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We almost didn't go in because it looks kinda divey from the outside. We saw a police car in the parking lot, decided to go in because cops always know the good places to eat! The food was excellent! I got a roast beef chimichanga...More

Thank newmexjags
Reviewed 1 week ago

La Cocina has a great looking menu. But I stopped for a Green Chile Cheeseburger via their takeout counter. The first visit I ordered a double. What a monster! I could just barely get my mouth over it. The diced Green Chile is the real...More

Thank Albert008
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Is it the best Mexican food you will ever taste? No. Is it tasty, nicely priced, served promptly along with very generous portions? Absolutely. Give this local place a try. The waitstaff is very friendly and helpful as well.

Thank Darryl L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the worst Mexican restaurant I've ever been too. Not worth your time. The service was horrible and the workers and owner were very disrespectful. The owner does not care about his customers or his employees.

Thank marina g
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We were given La Cocina as a recommendation from our hotel clerk and were not disappointed. The food was great with lots of flavor. Service was a little slow but the restaurant was very busy so it was understandable. The only complaint we had was...More

Thank gatekeeper76
Reviewed 16 June 2017

The Gorditas that I had, one chicken and one Chicharon were excellent, while the tamales that my wife had were about average.

Thank Bern666
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Ordered a chile relano plate, and it was just a green chile dipped in batter and fried. New flash: a TRUE chile relano has CHEESE inside the pepper. It was served with a quarter cup of cold Spanish rice and a few tablespoons of beans;...More

Thank freedom342000
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We were looking for a Mexican restaurant and this one was recommended by a coworker. The tacos were so good. The shells were the best. The salsa was a little hot but was good.

Thank Debbie I
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Great Mexican Food at a GREAT Price!!! I love the combination plate!!! And they are open on SUNDAY!!!

Thank Jill M
Reviewed 6 April 2017

I was there a sunday at lunch and I really appréciate the food and atmosphere. Many families were there eating slowly their meals. I had a délicious Chili verde burritos full of délicious potatoes and tender beef. So cheap for this quality, unbelievable! The owner...More

Thank Susan H
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 W College Ave, Silver City, NM 88061-5418
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Silver City
  • Phone Number: +1 575-388-8687
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