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Buckhorn Tavern

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in San Antonio $ American,
68 Highway 380, San Antonio, NM 87832
+1 575-835-4423
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (68 reviews)
“chilli” (65 reviews)
Closed
11:00 - 14:45All hours
CUISINES
American, Southwestern
PRICE
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LOCATION
68 Highway 380, San Antonio, NM 87832
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1 - 10 of 261 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is always controversy about Owl vs Buckhorn. For me - it is the Owl, hands down. I guess because I have gone there forever. And - they don't serve beans at Buckhorn. That said, Buckhorn is very good. They use just plain green chile...More

1  Thank Rita B
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

After a LONG day of working we were taken here to eat. Very cool and eclectic restaurant. Staff super friendly. Ordered the buckhorn burger and some loaded fries with red and green chilies. During our meal the owner and incredible chef came to our table...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We had to stop here on our way to Truth or Consequences. My husband heard about the seventh best green chili cheeseburger in the US and just had to try it. We arrived mid-afternoon on Monday. Hence, no lines and only a few customers. Friendly...More

Thank kcw66
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Buckhorn Tavern really is a neat little burger joint located in the three-restaurant town of San Antonio, New Mexico. There are old tobacco and beer advertisements, newspaper clippings about and photographs of Buckhorn Tavern (one shows the dedication of Buckhorn Tavern Day by a New...More

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We stopped by here on the way home from visiting White Sands. The burgers were large and juicy, and huge! I had to take 1/2 of mine home to Albuquerque! The waitress was fast, and got our orders right. It was 1:30 on a Friday...More

Thank stracci2000
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

The green chili burgers here are fantastic. The owner competed with food channel Bobby Flay and won. But, don't be in a hurry when you come and don't complain about the service. The food is served with disposable plates, cups, etc. The bathroom is tiny....More

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 23 May 2017

They are rated 7th best in the US and Manny's has earned this moniker. They actually want your business and the green chili burgers are what makes New Mexico what we are known for green chili's. Meet Manny if you can he is a piece...More

Thank M6350QVbenb
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Ordered the Buckhorn Burger and fries with iced tea. Young man promptly called us for a booth. Burgers are huge with lots of green chili flavor. Only place to eat as far as I'm concerned

Thank margaretlynnallen
Reviewed 6 May 2017

If you are in the area and do not get a burger here, you do not know what you are missing! Both nights we had a different server, but they were both excellent. Very friendly! They have plenty of options, but do not miss the...More

Thank tjutzig
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Great little spot..green chili burgers are the best. You have to stop by anytime you are south of socorro, I25...call ahead tho..it takes 20 to 30 min to make.

Thank Erin A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 19:45
Tuesday
11:00 - 19:45
Wednesday
11:00 - 19:45
Thursday
11:00 - 19:45
Friday
11:00 - 19:45
Saturday
11:00 - 14:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Highway 380, San Antonio, NM 87832
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 575-835-4423
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