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Comet II Drive-In Restaurant

217 Parker Ave., Santa Rosa, NM 88435-2348
+1 505-472-3663
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (42 reviews)
“homemade pies” (12 reviews)
“pudding” (10 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
217 Parker Ave., Santa Rosa, NM 88435-2348
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wonderful little restaurant that still holds the history of route 66. Amazing authentic food, and very friendly staff. Try the custard!

Thank 2muchtoseeanddo
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Large menu with both American and Mexican options. Our party of five all had something different and we were all pleased. Facility is clean, nothing fancy here, but staff was very friendly. Options are slim here and this turned out to be a great find,...More

Thank Wyndi77
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food here is out of this world authentic amazing!!!! Staff is great! I would definitely recommend a stop here! Everything tasted so fresh!

Thank LunaticEMT
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredible food! The carnitas enchiladas we're perfect & they made crab enchiladas for my husband that he loved. Owner & staff very nice & informative. We lived in Texas over 20 years so very familiar with Mex food. Yummy!!! from Jason & Debbie

1  Thank debvoss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and excellent friendly service. Cute, homey atmosphere. Hubby had the baby back ribs and potato salad, which were great. My salad was nice and fresh and I absolutely loved the green chili stew. Would definitely dine here again.

Thank kcourtney52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kiyoshi’s is owned & operated by a woman who lived in Hawaii. She has taken her “local” recipes to Arizona. If you’ve visited Hawaii before, you might be missing foods such as Teriyaki Chicken, Fried Rice, Kalua Pig, Lomi Salmon, Poke, and a variety of...More

Thank 205dianei
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful home town restaurant. Not one negative about this quaint little place. The service made the experience so enjoyable. But the food was was beyond our expectations. Everything from the chips and homemade salsa to the delicious custard dessert that was included in the price...More

1  Thank ken l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sorry, but this was the worst experience of our trip. We both ordered their daily special, hot roast beef sandwich, thinking it should be good, if it was their special of the day. It was not. The beef tasted old, and everything with it was...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has been here since the 1920's as a family owned operation. - not the original building. Food seems mostly Mexican varieties. The service is great and the food is very good. Menu options allow you to pick your own style of 'hotness' for...More

Thank Bob A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worst I've ever had! I honestly can not believe how bad it was! Mexican Bad! Fish Bad! Service Bad! Wish we would have known and could have saved our money!

Thank Ashley N
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August 28, 2017|
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Response from Julesausten | Reviewed this property |
Corn tortillas are gluten free
January 27, 2017|
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Response from paradiseag | Reviewed this property |
No, we asked for them and waitress told us they do not have permit to sell alcoholic drinks.
Sheri H
May 22, 2015|
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Response from CDM49 | Reviewed this property |
We had the BBQ Plate which was very good. Did not eat any Mexican.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
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.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 Parker Ave., Santa Rosa, NM 88435-2348
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Rosa
  • Phone Number: +1 505-472-3663
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