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El Fidel - CLOSED

510 Douglas Ave, Las Vegas, NM 87701-3945
+1 505-425-6659
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“creme brulee” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
510 Douglas Ave, Las Vegas, NM 87701-3945
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1 - 10 of 99 reviews

Reviewed 16 August 2017

We were early diners on a Tuesday evening so we pretty well had the place to ourselves for a while but even at that date and time, it didn't take long for some regulars to arrive. After a disappointing breakfast in another town and a...More

Thank Knickknackpatti
Reviewed 14 August 2017

So very sad. This WONDERFUL upscale restaurant is closing at the end of August. GREAT dinner!! With decent wine options. The trout with shrimp lemon sauce was excellent. The special with shrimp, bacon & pineapple on wild rice was outstanding. Service was so-so. But the...More

Thank Luv2TravelFarNWide
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We wanted to try something different than the places around the Plaza so decided to try the El Fidel Restaurant. We were not disappointed. No cocktails but beer and wine served. We enjoyed splitting the house salad and then the red chile pork tenderloin. Totally...More

1  Thank SueJZab
Reviewed 3 August 2017

I've been past it many times, but always overlooked this gem of a restaurant because it's located inside an old (historic) hotel. So glad we found it! The food was amazing, and they have plenty of wine and craft beer. Our hostess was lovely, very...More

Thank Cyndy H
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Update from 7/18/2015 We always go to this restaurant when we are in LV every year. We went on Monday night at 6:00 pm. I overheard the waiter tell the man that came in to order a draft that their truck doesn't come in until...More

1  Thank carlapB1829OI
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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We are traveling from phoenix to Denver and stayed the night in Las Vegas, New Mexico. Our dinner at El Fidel was a pleasant surprise. We had the trout with shrimp dinner and the pork loin dinner, and both were very good. Our wine choice...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Stopped in recently for lunch. I had the chicken sandwich of the day - a delicious marinated filet, crusted with almonds. My wife had the trout, also excellent. Our server, was friendly and personable and helped with some local information. Also chatted with the chef,...More

Thank Trey B
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped in after a long day of traveling. Lovely, artsy spot. Sat on the patio and enjoyed the weather with a Pinot Grigio. The food was fantastic! All 4 of us were eating off of each other's plates! We ordered the spinach salad, kids size...More

1  Thank dove g
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Usually eat at Charley's Spic and Span when in Las Vegas, NM. They are a reliable choice, but I was up for a change. Checked out El Fidel Restaurant, housed in historic hotel. Mid-week and frankly wasn't sure they were open since place empty, but...More

Thank ret1re
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Historic Las Vegas New Mexico. One of the original buildings is the El Fidel Hotel. Attached to that is the El Fidel restaurant. We had a lovely lunch, good food, great service. Took a walk to look at the old buildings. Loved it. John &...More

Thank JohnEllis3
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
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6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 510 Douglas Ave, Las Vegas, NM 87701-3945
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Las Vegas
  • Phone Number: +1 505-425-6659
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