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The Rancher's Steak and Seafood

2823 Sudderth Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6309
+1 575-257-7540
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (47 reviews)
“lobster” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2823 Sudderth Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6309
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice venue. Friendly staff. Started off with cab cakes. Even though we're from MD (home of real crab cakes) they were enjoyable. I then had a wedge salad, had to return it due to the amount of wilted lettuce. Next one was good. Wife got...More

Thank fmartin1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place's food was great! Good service the lunch special was tasty. We were a big group and there was not a lot of ppl so food was brought to us quickly.

Thank T S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the special of the day which was prime rib. It was excellent. Tasty,juicy and very tender prime rib. Service was excellent. They had a special drink called America Rita. A red white and blue margarita that was very good. The menu is pricey...More

Thank EastMTNmimi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place to eat. We had driven past this place for the past 10 years and never stopped. On a recommendation from a co worker we set reservations for dinner and wow I was highly impressed. Top notch service and food. The prime...More

Thank Traveling T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Worst place never coming back!!! The prime rib ok the hamburger burned and the serve was alone for 10 tables

Thank ananata2
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The two nice ladies who helped us with our orders, drink, and food were outstanding. I would come back just to help support them. the food was well prepared and hot when delivered. My wife and i split a steak and my son got the...More

1  Thank Terry P
Reviewed 8 June 2017

My son and I always enjoy an end of the day steak dinner here. Fantastic, tasty meats as well as aroma filled side dishes and veggies. We really like this place and it it one of our stops when we are in Ruidoso.

Thank daddymo2
Reviewed 30 May 2017

My family of five and I spent our Mother's Day celebration here. We didn't know that they weren't open until 11:00 but the staff had accommodated us anyway. The ribeye was perfectly cooked and was quite juicy. It turned out to be so much of...More

Thank aldwin_yves
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We choose The Ranchers for its cozy lounge and great food. We were delighted when we met Ed, our bartender. He's a great bartender. He made suggestions for our meal and surprised us with home made carrot cake for my friend. You must stop by...More

Thank Patti K
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and I love Ruidoso! We love to travel and have experienced all walks of life during our travels. Each time we come to Ruidoso, we stop at Rancher's for dinner. Our server/bartender, Shelby was amazing! The restaurant was slammed due to Memorial Day...More

Thank dbisobender
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Questions & Answers
6 July 2016|
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Response from pparmen | Reviewed this property |
I do believe they are wheelchair accessible.
Thomas W
27 July 2015|
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Response from Paula J | Reviewed this property |
We didn't need one and it was a busy weekend
Chuck E
13 July 2015|
Response from James F | Reviewed this property |
It appears that they are open from 11 AM - 9 PM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2823 Sudderth Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6309 (Formerly Santino's Italian Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ruidoso
  • Phone Number: +1 575-257-7540
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