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Stop and Eat Drive In

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110 E Paseo de Onate, Espanola, NM 87532-3558
+1 505-753-7400
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iowa
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Authentic and quick. We ordered the Frito pie, burrito plate, rolled enchilada. Fed 4 for $20, friendly staff.

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Thank amsdms
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

What a terrific find thanks to Trip Advisor!!! The reviews were all so positive so we had to check it out. Gerald and the crew were so nice and welcoming!!! The menu is eclectic... Burgers and a good mix of New Mexican items from which to choose. The owner's daughter said they opened in '67... And it still has all... More 

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1 Thank HalotusMargotAssayer
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

When I have the time to, I always hit Stop & Eat for lunch whenever I am passing through Española. They make a GREAT Green Chile Cheeseburger!

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Thank BrandoTheBarbarian
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

We stop here every time we are in New Mexico. I always get the burger with New Mexico green chile. The taquitos are the best. My wife got the Tamale plate. Like I said we always stop at the Stop and Eat Drive-in. This place is locally owned and very old school. The people that work there are always so... More 

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Lubbock
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265 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2015

Quick late meal and it was very good. They had posole which is a favorite of mine and it was delicious. I would return.

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1 Thank Trickstersawpix
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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525 reviews
313 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2014

I had heard their green chile cheeseburger was good. I did not see it on the menu but they were happy to prepare one for me. It was as good as I had heard. By the way of the addresses listed on Tripadvisor match the one on the receipt and I only found it by accident .

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2 Thank lannyr
Espanola, New Mexico
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2014

The food is okay. There is only so much variation with this type of food. I think locals are a little brainwashed because this place has been around for so long. It's like they don't venture out of the valley and taste really good food elsewhere. Good grub, but not great. Last time I went my wife was having cravings... More 

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Thank Matthew M
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2014 via mobile

If you truly want a classic drive in experience then go here. The burgers are awesome! My husband says the fries are the best fries ever. I had heard about the rolled tacos but when I tried them they exceed their reputation. These things are very tasty we get them every time we come here as an add on to... More 

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Merida, Mexico
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301 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2013

It may not look like much but wait till you get a taste of the burgers and fries. Friendly service and comfort food to satisfy the most picky "diner lovers" This has been a corner stone business for generations and they are proud of their business, food and service. It is a place to stop for that filling breakfast when... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8
Cuisine
American, Southwestern
Meals
Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 E Paseo de Onate, Espanola, NM 87532-3558
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Espanola
  • Phone Number: +1 505-753-7400

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?