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El Comal

2117 Sudderth Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6137
+1 575-258-1397
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“enchiladas” (18 reviews)
“guacamole” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2117 Sudderth Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6137
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Reviewed 13 November 2013 via mobile

Anybody who doesn't like El Comal's food evidently doesn't know what Mexican food is. The food is made from fresh ingredients. The chile rellenos are some of the finest I've ever had. If you like authentic Mexican food, this is the place in Ruidoso to...More

Thank worldtraveler1869
Reviewed 11 October 2013

First the good. Complementary salsa was good. We ordered a side of Guacamole, which was also good. Sat outside on the patio, it was beautiful afternoon and very pleasant. Service was prompt. Now the bad. We ordered Green Chile Chicken Enchiladas. The server arrived with...More

Thank 2003lobo
Reviewed 7 October 2013

The service was wonderful and the ambience was charming--we sat outside on the deck which is alongside an enclosed area that is akin to a garden. The food was A+ and coming from El Paso where Mexican food is aplenty--we were hoping for authentic cuisine--and...More

Thank Ranessa A
Reviewed 25 September 2013

I'm sure the folks who run Comal are earnest, but the food here nevertheless underwhelms. The salsa is perfectly decent, but the chips are tough, stale and have an "off" flavor. For my entree I had the chicken enmoladas--because I wanted to try something different--and...More

Thank PerilaguKhan
Reviewed 3 September 2013

My husband and I ate there both nights we were in Ruidoso. After the first night we had to go back! Their cheese enchiladas with both red and green sauce were out of this world! My husband loved his relleno, in fact we loved everything!...More

Thank Janice C
Reviewed 31 August 2013

Food was bland, environment was gross and service wasn't great. You can find much better places to eat in ruidoso trust me!

Thank Ashpalmer99
Reviewed 20 August 2013

We have been visiting Ruidoso for the last 12 years since moving to Texas and this was our first time at El Comal. The food was definitely some of the best Mexican food we have had! We enjoyed our meal on the back porch, during...More

Thank SilverRhino
Reviewed 6 August 2013

The owners are so nice and the food is always excellent....I love sitting out back on the patio, and ordering a small cup of soup, and then a combo plate with Red Chili Enchilada's and a Crispy Chicken Taco! I love their chicken as it's...More

Thank Tater S
Reviewed 2 August 2013

Hard to find...in the Gazebo shopping center. Very good salsa. They have a great combo plate where you can choose from 14 choices. I had the chicken enchilada,chicken burrito and chicken taco. You get a choice of green and red sauce as a topping. I...More

Thank EnglishTeacher1
Reviewed 13 July 2013

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner, with cheese enchiladas, chile rellenos, and guacamole. Two of the party thought the green sauce was a little hotter than expected. It is an authentic Mexican style restaurant. We had good service in a timely manner. Will go back the...More

Thank Karen T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2117 Sudderth Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6137
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ruidoso
  • Phone Number: +1 575-258-1397
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