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Cornudas Cafe

US 62-180 mile 82.5, Dell City, TX 79837
+1 915-964-2409
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“homemade pies” (2 reviews)
“burger” (10 reviews)
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US 62-180 mile 82.5, Dell City, TX 79837
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is the only place we saw that was open on a Sunday morning between the outskirts of El Paso and Guadalupe Mountains National Park to get food and drinks. Half of the building has gifts, jewelry and antiques for sale - not very many...More

Thank scottcaps
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Who would have thought that stopping in here by chance on my way from Guadalupe NP to El Paso would result in enjoying the best Hamburger I have ever eaten. The Cornudas Burger is awesome, and the gigantic ice cold coke really hit the spot...More

Thank ShaggyDusty
Reviewed 4 June 2017

The owner was extremely RUDE!! We stopped in for a soda and to use the bathroom. She made sure to tell me that it costs $1 to use the bathroom if we don't purchase anything. I explained that I had been there a couple of...More

1  Thank crg722
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

On the road between El Paso and Carlsbad Caverns. This place is eye candy. Photos and interesting memorabilia everywhere The women that own and run the cafe are so interesting and nice to talk to. Menu written on weathered paper bags Try the excellent cornudas...More

Thank Doctor511
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

On our second trip to hike Guadalupe, Cornudas Cafe was open. It's a small cafe run by Mae (sp?) and her daughter Debbie. When we arrived, Debbie said we could sit anywhere. The table we picked was theirs! It had their half filled coffee cup,...More

Thank Terese C
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped at May's after cycling from El Paso, lunch was amazing - especially the burgers. We stayed overnight behind the cafe where there are 5 hook ups. Awesome views at sunset and perfect WiFi. Oh, and the pies were pretty special as well!

Thank Joolsp67
Reviewed 8 December 2016

The highway signs say no service for the next 100 miles, but May's is about mid way through that. Be sure to stop. It's very eclectic with very friendly service. There is a little gift shop with lots of goodies. Unfortunately she has not kept...More

1  Thank billybirdsmom
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Those with no taste for eccentricity should avoid this throwback diner -- unless they're really hungry, 'cause the cafe is the only place to eat for about 75 miles outside of El Paso and about an hour and a half in the other direction. However,...More

1  Thank modmodwest
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

My family and I literally ran into Cornudas Cafe on our way from El Paso to Carlsbad Caverns. We were driving in the middle of nowhere when we came across this wonderful little oasis. The cafe is down home cooking with a no nonsense attitude....More

Thank jhdct
Reviewed 23 March 2016

We stopped for a late lunch after a visit to Carlsbad caverns. The food was unique. The burgers are almost a figure 8 shape--with lettuce, tomato, onion, & mustard. they were very tasty. one member of our party had a fish sandwich and she said...More

1  Thank djcotten
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Breakfast, Lunch
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Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: US 62-180 mile 82.5, Dell City, TX 79837
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dell City
  • Phone Number: +1 915-964-2409
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