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) #1 of 6 Restaurants in Hatch $ American,
115 Franklin St., Hatch, NM 87937
+1 575-267-4222
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Southwestern
115 Franklin St., Hatch, NM 87937
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wish there were a 6th star to give to Sparky's; it's just THAT good and the best green chile cheeseburger we had throughout our 2 1/2 week New Mexico trip. Had driven through Hatch, and they were closed (only open Thur.-Sun.), so we made a...More

Thank alltravellvr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I ate lunch here on our way back home to AZ. We have been wanting to try it for years, but it was either closed or long lines when we drove by. I had to try the green chile burger and OMG...this...More

Thank AZDuckman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So Memorial Day weekend my husband and I made a little side trip to Hatch, NM. We went to Sparky's. The place is sensory overload, but pretty interesting with many antiques throughout the restaurant and its perimeter. By this I mean on the walls, on...More

Thank Lulu L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has been a go to whenever I travel to Denver. I intentionally plan my trips around the days and time they are open. I wouldn't miss a green chili cheese burger ever. Funky with great food and service

Thank gastrnome
Reviewed 16 May 2017

All the bells and whistles of classic roadside kitsch that spill across the street and down the road. Something to watch while waiting in line to just get in the door. Plenty of room once inside. Lots more chotchkes to ogle everywhere. Band playing on...More

1  Thank OldTownDan
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I really cannot say enough good things about Sparky's! It is fun, family oriented, certain to put a smile on your face with the eclectic decor and the food is wonderfully fresh and straight up home cooking. I've tried several things on the menu but...More

Thank regalosdelsol
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Despite having been to Hatch several times, I had never eaten @Sparkys. Friends joined us & recommended it. It was much better than I expected. I had the pinker with pineapple coleslaw. I don't care for coleslaw really but this was my favorite ever. My...More

Thank duane52
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Old time signs, kitch, and decorations. Green chili cheeseburgers, BBQ pork tacos, wedge fries, fresh squeezed lemonade. Many more choices. Only open Thursday through Sunday.

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

If you're driving I-10 through West Texas (El Paso, Las Cruces NM), take a 30-mile jog north on I-25 up to Hatch NM and stop in at Sparky's! Nothing fancy, but just the best green chile cheeseburger you'll ever have! The secret are those fabulous...More

Thank Tag1990Ken
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Husband had the world famous green chili burger and pineapple slaw..so delicious he had it almost all gone by the time I got back from condiment bar (as you see from good photo) I had their beer battered fish with green chili's and you have...More

Thank savanadana
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BarbaraRose F
Am I correct you are only open TH-FRI-SA & Sun only Tried to get in during the Festival earlier this month, line was backed up back to Cruces! Friends arriving from CA tomorrow we will be there Saturday....Love my Chili mild just leave in seeds for heat...
23 September 2015|
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Response from Vecino2014 | Reviewed this property |
Yes,Sparky's should be open. I think they have music on Sat. Enjoy the food
diana b
can an adult order from the kid's menu?
20 June 2015|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about this place, but my Senior Citizen mother used to order from the kids menus all the time. Only one restaurant ever hassled her. A Chilis in Ohio. This place runs people through a standing line for orders... More
diana b
can an adult order something on the kid's menu?
20 June 2015|
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Response from Kurt N | Reviewed this property |
I don't see why not. If they question you about it, just say the kid is out in the car and was too tired to stand in line!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 19:00
10:30 - 19:00
10:30 - 19:00
10:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Franklin St., Hatch, NM 87937
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Hatch
  • Phone Number: +1 575-267-4222
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