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Orlando's New Mexican Cafe

1114 Don Juan Valdez Ln, El Prado, Taos, NM 87529
+1 575-751-1450
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pozole” (146 reviews)
“enchiladas” (182 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1114 Don Juan Valdez Ln, El Prado, Taos, NM 87529
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Reviewed yesterday

Locals had recommended this place to us and we weren't disappointed. We shared the fajitas and had plenty of food. The vegetarians we were with found many options, too. Service was fast and the prices were great!

Thank MNKate2016
Reviewed yesterday

Wow. My husband & I had lunch here twice last week and I could eat here every day if I lived in Taos. The chili sauces on the enchiladas were out of this world; we even stopped here as we were leaving Taos to buy...More

Thank Karmalita
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Orlando’s is another restaurant we visit any time we’re in Taos! It is small, and you can easily miss it if you’re not looking for it! Yum! Yum! Yum! What they miss in size, they make up for in flavor! Enjoy visiting with people from...More

Thank AdriansBoutique
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Awesome food! A small place, but big in flavor. Worth a stop if you are in the area. Good service and atmosphere. Enchildas and burrito were great. Kids enjoyed their food, too.

Thank BeakerTX
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Taos has so many great Mexican/Southwestern Restaurants and this is one of them! Delicious Food and great service!

Thank fountains13
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our very good friends joined us at this local Taos restaurant. My husband loves Orlando's and owns two of their t-shirts! He is a big fan of NM chile, both red and green. Our friends had a taco salad and a green chile enchilada dish....More

Thank Mercedes6623
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Expect to wait in line at this tiny hole in the wall north of town. Food not as good as La Cueva Cafe in town. The portions were smallish, our mistake for not ordering chips before the tiny chili rellenos arrived with surprising fresh grilled...More

Thank Chuck N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We arrived with a group of 15 just before 2:00 on a Tuesday during spring break. The restaurant is small and it was busy but they were very willing to accommodate our group after a 15 minute wait. We had smothered burritos, carne adovada, rellenos,...More

Thank Redraider77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Want great New Mexican food? Super atmosphere? Nice people? This is your place. Our favourite new Mexican food in Taos.

Thank Jay G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic. Quaint little place with a nice waiting area with fire pitts. If you have to wait, It is well worth it. The food was unbelievable. We had guacamole and chips. Great guacamole!!! Hubby had smothered beef burrito and I had Chile relleno. Both were...More

Thank lilcajungirl
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Questions & Answers
9 September 2017|
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Response from dbloo | Property representative |
Sorry, but we do not take reservations. However if you have a large party and can be there by opening we can accommodate you. Otherwise call anyway and try to give us a heads up, its not a promise but will try. O
9 September 2017|
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Response from Niddynoddy | Reviewed this property |
No. Orlandos does not take reservations. It's best to go early because it's very popular.
Julie O
14 October 2016|
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Response from dbloo | Property representative |
A year ago? Shows how much I look at this site. We are not pet friendly however we love our pets. Unfortunately some other customers don't like other peoples pets and its a tight patio. But since we love pets (behaved) we... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1114 Don Juan Valdez Ln, El Prado, Taos, NM 87529
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Taos  >  El Prado
  • Phone Number: +1 575-751-1450
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