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Chaos Cafe

501 S 1st St, Artesia, NM 88210-2418
+1 575-746-6830
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good46%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
2 days ago
“Breakfast ”
12 Mar 2017
“Mmmm breakfast.”
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501 S 1st St, Artesia, NM 88210-2418
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Headed west to White Sands. Stopped here for a quick bite. I ordered an omlet with brisket and tomatoes. I had extra hash browns in lu of toast or a pancake. My omlet was chock-full of brisket and tomatoes. My hubby wanted pancakes. His plate...More

Thank Becky B
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Hit up on the way out of town Sat morn. It was packed with happy families, groups of friends, couples and staff. Fresh, delicious generous servings arrived quickly and hot. Loved the eggs, hashbrowns, pancakes and biscuits. The best of hometown eatery represented here; honest...More

1  Thank Paolo D
Reviewed 17 December 2016

this is a nice lunch stop - good food and good service. the food came quickly and correctly. no problems.

Thank spaceis411
Reviewed 1 July 2016

I had a salad with grilled chicken. It was "meh" - mostly iceberg lettuce. The decor is a little off-putting - too religious for my taste.

Thank abqcat
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We eat at the Chaos Cafe with almost every visit to Artesia. The restaurant is clean and the service has always been good. I love their salads-grilled chicken is my very favorite-but the burgers are also pretty good. It's not a fancy place and it's...More

Thank JMcCabe1991
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Great breakfast recommended by locals! Delivered hot & quick, plain Jane special & blueberry pancakes were good. Get coffee to go served in large cup.

Thank Jo K
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Seated rapidly and waited on promptly. Our waitress was fast and attentive. The food for the most part was excellent. My sauage patties were a bit overdone, but the rest of my meal and the whole of others were very good. This is a good...More

Thank dqdick
Reviewed 11 September 2015

This place is ok. The food was served hot. The problem when we were there was that there were a lot of flies in the place. Nice selection of items. Hours are ok if you're an early bird.

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

even for Artesia, you can do much better. I had the salad and chili for lunch. There is no way you could call that chili. It was as if they took a can of beans in their own sauce, heated it up slightly, and plopped...More

Thank hikingsierra
Reviewed 24 July 2015

This is a busy cafe for breakfast and lunch. They have excellent burgers and I love the open faced BBQ sandwich. The wait staff can be a little hit and miss but they named it chaos! I like dinning here for lunch and I have...More

Thank grog426
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
04:30 - 14:00
04:30 - 14:00
04:30 - 14:00
04:30 - 14:00
04:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 S 1st St, Artesia, NM 88210-2418
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Artesia
  • Phone Number: +1 575-746-6830
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