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La Posta de Mesilla

2410 Calle de San Albino, Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM 88046
+1 505-524-3524
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“sopapillas” (63 reviews)
“rolled tacos” (20 reviews)
“enchiladas” (127 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2410 Calle de San Albino, Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM 88046
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Mesilla and La Posta has always been the place to take back-Easters for some true New Mexican dinner. This time was no exception. The atmosphere is the first draw, and will not disappoint! The service is usually excellent, and this time also was no exception....More

Thank Don M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While I think most people go to La Posts for the excellent Mexican food I would like to point out the steaks..especially the steak La Posta with green chili and cheese. Great cut of meat. Tender and tasty. La Posta has become our place for...More

Thank Tommy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had dinner twice last week at the La Posta, and it was excellent both times. The food was very good, as was the service and overall ambience of the restaurant and historic locale. This is just one of those places that one enjoys going...More

Thank MontanaTzar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

La Mesilla Posta is a historical building with connection with the singing of the treaty of annexation of Mexican lands to US. It has a restaurant-fonda were Pancho Villa slept and ate, it has the location/stop were the Pony Express made a pit stop, it...More

Thank corahui
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband loves to find fun local places to eat at everywhere we visit. This was one of our favorites! The food was great, the service was great (and they were packed), and the building itself is very interesting. My kids loved the huge cage...More

Thank edelen06
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I got a tip from a friend in Minnesota to try La Posta as we were driving through Las Cruces. It was a great tip. The food is excellent. The menu is expansive. Our waiter, Steve was very helpful and we consider him one of...More

Thank paulskoog
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

USA Today lists La Posta as one of the 10 best Mexican restaurants in the country and I concur. Everyone in our party of 9 had a great meal, and the service was also great. The food is tasty and the margaritas are delicious. I...More

Thank wflovestotravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Closed due to a movie crew intown. No pre warning. No signs. Parked and walked to the door before being told they were closed. This was their second strike.

Thank ShawnSmith891
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where can I start?! First thing I loved was that they did not use any cilantro, I’m allergic. The salsa and chips were so good. Salsa had just the right heat. We all ate different dishes and all were excellent. Enchiladas in green salsa were...More

Thank Gloraul
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here because of the great thing we had heard, but the expectations must have been set too high. Service was okay, the food was somewhat flavorful. The ambience is what made the experience more worthwhile.

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Jeff B
October 20, 2017|
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Response from Paul T | Reviewed this property |
not a dog one when I was there.
May 10, 2017|
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Response from Rose H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, La Posta does take reservations. You can make reservations on line, 24 hours before you plan on dining there. Be sure to make reservations if you have a large party or are going there on the week-end. No reservations on... More
April 11, 2016|
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Response from Patricia R | Reviewed this property |
The streets are very narrow, to several blocks away. You may have to park on Mesiila off I-10, 4-6 blocks away and walk in, to shop and eat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2410 Calle de San Albino, Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM 88046
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Las Cruces  >  Mesilla
  • Phone Number: +1 505-524-3524
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