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Pow Wow Restaurant & Lounge

801 W Tucumcari Boulevard, Tucumcari, NM 88401-3316
+1 505-461-2587
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Restaurant Hours
Mexican, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
801 W Tucumcari Boulevard, Tucumcari, NM 88401-3316
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We decided to go to lunch at this restaurant because our hotel gave us a discount and we were pleased with the decision. The staff was friendly and the the food was delivered quickly and was hot and tasty. There are also two of the...More

Thank Shayob
Reviewed 1 week ago

First off, there are not many choices for dinner at all in Tucumcari, which is sad given that this town used to be humming with travelers on the Mother Road. Great to see a place like the Pow Wow surviving and serving up some great...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chose this place so I could get a drink with dinner. Sometimes I want one while traveling and sometimes not. Margarita was ok. Not exceptional. My husband had a beef burrito that was great. I had a quesadilla which was great. The chips were not...More

Thank Wildred V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food& Service. We ate her three times during our stay. Great sandwiches, nice salad bar. Serve adult beverages. Great Mexican meals.

Thank Myron S
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Located on Business Rt 40 at western end of town, Pow Wow offers dinner, drink and rooms at a reasonable value. Food was plentiful and delicious as were cocktails, and package goods are available for take out. Parking nearby for large rigs only a short...More

Thank Stillwillis
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Super nice servers, really cool nostalgic photos and good comfort and Mexican food. So nice to find a nice unique place to visit. 3 minutes off freeway.

Thank Devin T
Reviewed 18 December 2017

I'm not sure how historic the Pow Wow Restaurant and Lizard Lounge might be, but they serve a good taco. My bride and I have eaten there a couple of times and it has been excellent. Besides, Tucumcari needs the money; the little town, once...More

1  Thank Eric G
Reviewed 10 December 2017

This is a pleasant friendly spot on historic Route 66 about five minutes off of I-40. It's worth a few minute trip off the Interstate to eat at an authentic spot with real New Mexican food. The place is clean and fun, with the "Lounge...More

Thank Gail L
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Tucumcari on a Sunday means limited options. I have never been here before but a local friend and the motel owner recommended it. Clean and nice with pleasant atmosphere and friendly service. I would come back.

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 24 November 2017

If you travel the interstate and just want a quick meal, then...too bad. You'll miss a vanishing piece of Americana. The Powwow is a long established restaurant and bar on Rt. 66. It shows its age, but the owners have done a wonderful job in...More

Thank Tom Y
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Julius N
17 June 2016|
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yes we are open 365 days a year
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 W Tucumcari Boulevard, Tucumcari, NM 88401-3316
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Tucumcari
  • Phone Number: +1 505-461-2587
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