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Wendall's Steak & Seafood Restaurant

287 Carrizo Canyon Rd, Inn of The Mountain Gods Resort & Casino, Mescalero, NM 88340-9641
+1 505-464-7777
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (23 reviews)
“seafood” (11 reviews)
“wedge salad” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
287 Carrizo Canyon Rd, Inn of The Mountain Gods Resort & Casino, Mescalero, NM 88340-9641
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Wendall's dining room has a beautiful view of the mountain and the lake. The food is superb. Nice variety on the menu. Professional wait staff. Wonderful restaurant for an elegant evening out.

Thank theadobe
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wendell’s is the nicer of the two restaurants in the main building at the Inn of the Mountain Gods. The other place is the Broken Arrow Café (see my separate review). There is also a large casino-type buffet that is separate. Wendell’s is on the...More

Thank gypsyuno
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Steak houses as they tend to over price wines and steaks can tend not to be cooked correctly. Yes, most of the prices for a bottle of wine were over priced, so we went with a Spanish Tempranillo (Torres Altos Ibericos Crianza 2014) that was...More

Thank Trails4U
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

While the food was amazingly delicious, the solo guitarists speaker was way too loud. Our waiter wasn’t amazing. He kept coming between my husband and I to put things on the table, instead of coming around the side of us. He didn’t clear dishes, and...More

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We spent a few days at the Inn of the Mountain Gods and ate at this restaurant three times. Our dinners were all ggod and the service excellent. The charcuterie was not what one expects and we would not order it again. While fresh, the...More

Thank Joanne D
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Do not think we will ever go back: we have been there many times and this time it was Terrible: from service, to food, even the manager was not accommodating. The appetizers were below par and we had to refill our own water and wine...More

Thank Brandi W
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Loved this place. Great view, service and food. Our waiter was very attentive. They have a gentleman playing guitar which made it romantic.

Thank Claudia G
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

We were deeply saddened to see this restaurant completely go to absolute garbage. we had come here several times before. The last time we were here was a couple years ago. We showed up tonight to experience some of the worst service that we’ve ever...More

Thank J S
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Love the meals here. Lots of food on your plate! The view is great of the lakeside while you are dining. I usually eat breakfast here when I stay at the Inn

Thank kiki300
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Very attentive staff that were friendly and accommodating. The view of the mountains and the lake made it such a relaxing time. The classical guitarist was exceptional. We ate there for Christmas brunch so the food was buffett style. The hot food was excellent but...More

Thank dblagrave
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 287 Carrizo Canyon Rd, Inn of The Mountain Gods Resort & Casino, Mescalero, NM 88340-9641
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Mescalero
  • Phone Number: +1 505-464-7777
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