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Denny's

$$ - $$$
American, Diner
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2219 W Highway 70, Ruidoso Downs, NM 88346-9530
+1 575-378-1389
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00:00 - 23:59
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Bernalillo, New Mexico
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203 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived just as a table of 13 entered their order. A cook and two other staff had called in absent, according to the manager, and it took over a half hour to deliver our food, which turned out to be barely warm enough to eat. Clearly, it had sat on the "up" counter for a while before the single... More 

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Thank Tom T
Jackson, Tennessee
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75 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Saturday morning is a very busy time.I had the veggie omelet off the senior menu and it was just what you would expect--Tasted fine and had a variety of fruits on the side. Also came with an English muffin. My friend had the value slam (the best deal for about $4) and another friend ordered a chorizo skillet. Pancakes in... More 

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Thank bevhearn
San Angelo, Texas
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We went for breakfast and the service was not up to Denny's standards. We had to flag down one of 2 waitresses when we wanted our drinks refilled. The hash browns tasted like they soaked in grease for a day or two. Yuk.

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Thank Bill T
Clovis
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144 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We stopped here for breakfast early one morning and they have a "Value MeaL" so thought I would try it,,,2 eggs (fixed any way), 2 peices of bacon or sausage, and 2 large pancakes,,,more than enough to eat,,Hubby did not want the pancakes, so they let him substitue 2 peices of toast for them,,,the service was outstanding, very clean. did... More 

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Thank Patricia l
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

The only reason I am giving this Denny's two stars is because our waitress was wonderful! Five stars for her! We had to send our daughter's plate back because it was stone cold, my order was wrong, my oldest daughter's order was wrong, they were out of cheese for the nachos and I had to order the veggie patty because... More 

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Thank Corina1201977
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Fine food and service. Pleasant if crowded- lots of customers. Have had the mixed plate dinners and burgers along with chicken dishes. All good.

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Thank Joe D
Mission, Texas
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39 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

It's like any other Denny's, wait was a little over 20 min to get a table (which is usually even at the Denny's where I am from, so no biggie). Friendly staff, breakfast was good. Clean and friendly staff and good breakfast.

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Thank Rosavlrl
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

15 minutes wait for a waiter, 25 minutes to be served, half perder, no spoons, no napkins, burned hamburguer. Just like newbies in a classic chain. Never again.

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Thank Mbondani
Arkansas
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49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Stopping here was a colossal waste of time. I can't comment on the food because we never got seated. The two groups before us walked out also because they didn't get seated. I guess there was a reason that they were the only place in town, other than KFC and Taco Bell, that wasn't busy. Everyplace was packed today.

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Thank rev_angie
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3 reviews
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Only restaurant open for Christmas and was great getting us in and clean. We had a large family and they were able to accommodate us

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Thank Mary F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2219 W Highway 70, Ruidoso Downs, NM 88346-9530
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ruidoso Downs
  • Phone Number: +1 575-378-1389

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?