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El Herradero

112 E Main St, Tucumcari, NM 88401-2221
+1 575-461-9634
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good30%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“mini tacos” (3 reviews)
“tortillas” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
112 E Main St, Tucumcari, NM 88401-2221
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Reviewed yesterday

This place was yummy. Clearly home made NM food and she even made us some fresh Sopapillas! It's the only restaurant on Main (which is NOT Route 66). It's called Pueblita, or something like that. I think just breakfast and lunch hours. Total Locals Place.

Thank Justine G
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Norma is a wonderful cook. I enjoy her menudo; it is a real comfort food for me. I also love the mini tacos (carnitas).

Thank Rufus_K12
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

El Herradero is OPEN!!! Right across from the VFW on Main St is El Herradero where the coffee is very good and the food is so comforting. Huevos con Chorizo is a sizable portion of scrambled eggs with ample pork chorizo prepared properly dry keeping...More

Thank Ananda-Bindy
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We wanted Mexican food and this place came up and we decided to try it. Walked in and the smells were outstanding so right away we grabbed a table and ordered. Don't be fooled by the exterior of old town on the decline, as inside...More

Thank Raymolsen
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

It was a great little restaurant in this small town. Great variety of foods. We had the fajitas and the steak was delicious. The kids had burgers and they were great too! Service was a little slow but not bad.

Thank Luvin2roadtrip
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Went here in January and visited it again today. I got the chicken enchiladas and had some to take with me. It's good, down-home Mex. No queso, salsa is ok and good chips . This must have been a bid department store. Tucumcari must have...More

Thank jansjourneys
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The food here is great and alote of it and great price.good down to earth mexican food.nice and clean salsa is good everything is good.😁

Thank Regina B
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We wanted to see if we could find the Blue Swallow Motel, which was featured in a Route 66 book that I read many years ago, and decided to look for somewhere to have lunch. We both ordered a hamburger, which was served wrapped inside...More

Thank darlene5149
Reviewed 2 January 2017

I have passed Tucumcari many times traveling back and forth between the coasts. When I have eaten it has always been a fast food option. Today I filled up with gas and hit google to see 'restaurants' instead of the fast food options of this...More

1  Thank jansjourneys
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a lunch spot while driving on I40 on Christmas Eve. El Herradero was a bit off the main drag but were intrigued by the "made from scratch" description of the food. The description was highly accurate and had some of the...More

Thank Tom C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 E Main St, Tucumcari, NM 88401-2221
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Tucumcari
  • Phone Number: +1 575-461-9634
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