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Peppers On The Plaza

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
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2355 Calle De Guadalupe, Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM 88046
+1 505-523-4999
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Shenandoah, Virginia
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69 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had dinner here. Oh my goodness! First off - the building is stunning. Use the pamphlet to walk around and explore. It just an amazing place - lots of history and a great way to be entertained as you wait for your meal. The service was perfect! Our waitress was great - very attentive, answered all our questions, and... More 

Thank trsces
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Used to love it here. Margaritas are at least still off the hook!!! Food used to be good too but between the day old rice, roach on the table, nasty water, & sorry enchiladas- I'm not coming back anytime soon. Must be new management - we've been coming here for 10 years and never had a worse experience. Heartbroken. Sad... More 

Thank robert h
Findlay, Ohio
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145 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is a fun place with great service in the same building as the Double Eagle. The food was very good. However, we just came from the cattlemen's in El Paso the day before soooooooooooo, you can't seem to compare with that. My wife had a chicken salad which she loved. I had a steak. Which was good. Then came... More 

Thank drwn
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Peppers is in the same building as the Double Eagle, but at a lower price. Go there for excellent chili rellanos and chicken fajitas. Beautiful setting; you think you are in old Mexico. Drinks are awesome especially the margaritas.

Thank Sharon B
Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, United States
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50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

If you want to try non traditional Mexican food, eat at this restaurant. The offerings sound odd, but the execution is outstanding. Even the chips and salsa were the best I have ever tasted. Many types of margaritas, but stick with their standard. Steaks are also available. The decor is marvelous. Take time to explore the various dining rooms. Peppers... More 

Thank Elaine L
Edmonton, Canada
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

My husband and I had a wonderful meal at Peppers. Located inside the same historic building that houses the Double Eagle, Peppers is the casual cousin. We ate our meal in a well-lit, enclosed courtyard (that was formerly a corral for the animals of the original owners.) It is a warm and engaging atmosphere that has small formal dining rooms... More 

Thank latitude53er
North Houston, Texas
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92 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

It's really fun and the more casual center of this historic establishment a wonderful patio dining experience with superior quality Authentic southern NM cuisine

Thank Charles A
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

A light filled covered portal nestled in an historic Mesilla former hotel, this lovely little restaurant is festive, brightly colored and filled with tropical plants. The menu is mostly Mexican, with well prepared and beautifully presented dishes. A late 19th century bar provides a full array of drinks as well as beer and wine. Dining is casual and relaxed, but... More 

Thank David L
Los Angeles
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152 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

While the food was very delicious, especially the queso dip. The drinks were highly overpriced, $ 22 for a margarita that you can not taste the alcohol, not likely. The server recommended virgin daiquiris for the kids and I asked how much they were she said only a few dollars, ha, more like $ 16.00 for a 5 ounce drink.... More 

Thank Kellen007
Dousman, Wisconsin
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Wonderful dining experience! Prices were very reasonable, food was delicious.. husband had a chicken & gnocchi in a chipotle cream sauce, I had steak fajitas..everything was very well prepared! Wait staff were excellent!!Atmosphere was very festive.. the owners have an up scale restaurant attached for those that want a "fine dining experience"..

Thank momsbz

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2355 Calle De Guadalupe, Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM 88046
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Las Cruces  >  Mesilla
  • Phone Number: +1 505-523-4999

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?