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Badlands Grill

2201 W Historic Highway 66, Gallup, NM 87301-6809
+1 505-722-5157
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2201 W Historic Highway 66, Gallup, NM 87301-6809
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

If you’re just passing through, or visiting I suppose, and looking for a good dinner, this seems to be the place in town. I’d say it’s a little pricey, but it’s worth it. The steaks were great, beers cold and the service was very good....More

1  Thank mbkane06
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

While traveling through Gallup we looked for a "better" place to have dinner and ended up here. It is a western motif and very relaxed and cozy. They have quite an extensive wine list with by the glass and bottle. We both ordered a sirloin...More

1  Thank FJtravelingpenguine
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

This was the some of the best tasting food I have received from a restaurant. Service was also spot on. Really enjoyed it.

Thank Amanda Y
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We were referred to this restaurant by the staff of the hotel where we stayed. Without an address we would have driven right by the place as it is rather nondescript. The service and food however was a completely different situation. The decor and background...More

1  Thank Angele F
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped by to eat dinner during 60 hour drive trip to west. We found this place with trip advisor. It was a little drive from I-40 but it worth it!!! We got there a few minutes before opening but they let us in. Their...More

Thank Purin B
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We were on our way to AZ and stayed at the Hampton Inn West. This restaurant is just down the road and we were not disappointed. We were their first customers that evening and the staff was friendly and efficient. The food was good and...More

Thank tripgab
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Checked out a place to dine on TripAdvisor, saw this place, and we were treated to a fantastic dinner. Both the steaks and daily special were excellent - as was a green chili soup, veggies, all other sides, and - dessert. Wines by-the-glass featured a...More

Thank Dennis S
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Not a lot of fine dining choices in Gallup. Agree with other raters that Badlands in one of the top two. Staff very nice and service speedy.

Thank LindaANDDennis
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

This is my Go To spot for anniversary and birthday dinners. The food is a bit pricey but for Gallup it's worth it and the service is top notch.

Thank Karaokedude
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

I ordered the rib eye and my daughter the sirloin, both medium. Both came cooked to perfection nice and pink in the center. Great steaks. The sides were very good also. Excellent value for dinner in Gallup. The service was excellent you will mot go...More

Thank Antonio A
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3 November 2017|
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Response from Angele F | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you contact them directly. Their phone number is 505-722-5157.
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Response from 398Jan | Reviewed this property |
I realy don't know!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2201 W Historic Highway 66, Gallup, NM 87301-6809
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Gallup
  • Phone Number: +1 505-722-5157
  • E-mail
Not a chain, Badlands offers true New Mexico hospitality and taste- for those of you traveling through, it's the place where locals go when they want a meal that's truly a cut above the rest, and relax with friends and neighbors. There's no dress code...no pretentiousness...just beef that's been wet-aged for 21 days, cut in-house and cooked to order...combine these with an ice cold beer or excellent bottle of wine... and you've got the stuff a cattleman's dreams are made of!
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