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La Cueva Cafe

135 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-5946
+1 575-758-7001
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
135 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-5946
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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We stop by La Cueva cafe after reading the previous reviews and we would not disappointed. We called ahead to make sure they allowed dogs on the patio and they advised us they did. We ordered the chips, Salas and guacamole as a starter. The...More

Thank Shelly S
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

I had the shrimp enchiladas with chipotle cream sauce and OMG. Best thing I've probably ever had! We are going back tonight and I'm having the same dish. Husband had the combination plate and it was also delicious! Great food and servers were great too!!

Thank lori19632015
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped for lunch today at the La Cueva cafe. The café is a small "hole in the wall" however, do not let that fool you. All four of us ordered a different lunch. We all agreed that the meal was a five star. Yes...More

Thank Lee64SS
Reviewed 24 July 2017

La Cueva was a surprising treat during a brief visit to Taos. I take or leave mole sauce, but theirs was excellent. The beans were seasoned perfectly and the vegetarian tacos were perfecto. Of all the places we ate during a brief visit to Santa...More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 23 July 2017

This is an amazing little find in Taos. Located just down from the plaza but not to far. We stopped in for a late lunch on a Saturday. We were seated immediately on the lovely patio. The patio is covered with umbrellas to protect you...More

Thank Tlynn C
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch today and was very pleasantly surprised. Really pretty outdoor seating, excellent service and great food. The tacos, both beef and chicken were excellent and the nachos were great too. The homemade lemonade was delicious. This is a must stop at place...More

Thank vmchick
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

This little restaurant is great option, small, great service, great food! Gino, our server, was very knowledgeable, helpful, and attentive!

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Nice outdoor seating area, our waiter Pepe, was great. The special, which today was chicken fajitas with a pablano sauce involving chocolate, was awesome. Can see why this place has great reviews, adding ours!

Thank JanelleK
Reviewed 18 July 2017

La Cueva Cafe is a great spot for lunch. It is very nice with very friendly customer service. The food is absolutely amazing. There are many sections to eat at La Cueva Cafe and are all decorated nicely. Make sure you stop by and eat!!...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 13 July 2017

You can eat inside, outside or in a third little room with 3 tables....anywhere you choose the food is delicious. We love New Mexican food and La Cueva did not disappoint. The fish tacos were scrumptious! The service was good - checked on often and...More

Thank Penny37357
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Questions & Answers
14 November 2016|
Response from Travel_Gigi | Reviewed this property |
When I was there I didn't ask for any, but it never hurts to ask! Good Luck
29 May 2016|
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Response from HornPlayer2013 | Reviewed this property |
There was a couple with a small dog the day we went
Darrell D
6 December 2015|
Response from 691Saska | Reviewed this property |
Opn for breakfast, lunch and dinner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur, Taos, NM 87571-5946 (Formerly Rellenos Cafe)
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Taos
  • Phone Number: +1 575-758-7001
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