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La Posta de Mesilla

2410 Calle de San Albino, Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM 88046
+1 505-524-3524
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sopapillas” (62 reviews)
“enchiladas” (125 reviews)
“rolled tacos” (19 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2410 Calle de San Albino, Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM 88046
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me preface this by saying, we had eaten here once before, about 16 months ago. And so that was the wait.... had nothing to do with service. We met up with some new friends on a Sunday afternoon. Seated promptly and drink orders were...More

Thank Mimi L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was actually the first Mexican restaurant I ever ate in. It was in 1963. Being from Ohio, we didn't have any Mexican restaurants back then. It is a good size restaurant with nooks and crannies. There is a tank with a piranha in it...More

Thank Poodletoes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While visiting Las Cruces again this spring, my husband and I enjoyed a leisurely lunch on the patio. We split the rolled tacos with rice and beans. Man! Delicious! Well, our friends wanted to visit here again so yes, we went back for dinner that...More

Thank mosaiclover
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overall this was a very disappointing visit. My son ordered chicken la Posta and I a chimichanga dish. His chicken was very small, maybe 6ounces. The salad was wilted and hardly and chicken in my chimichanga. Usually this place is spot on but tonight not...More

Thank ClaimsMachine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited La Posta de Mesilla in Las Cruces for Sunday Dinner. Very busy, about 30 min. wait but not bad. Service was top notch once seated. Fantastic "Lucky Horseshoe " margarita with muddled orange. Friends had 'Bloody Maria' - also good. Best Green Chile Chicken...More

Thank rogmdallastx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some of the reviews were sketchy but we wanted to try it out due to its local reputation. Some of reviewers said it was only a tourist trap. They must not have eaten here. The place is very large, spread out in many rooms. Ordered...More

1  Thank revrick33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

La Posta was a really great part of our Las Cruces experience. It's right in the quaint old Mesilla area and is amazing inside. My husband commented that it is the type of place Disney copies when trying to create an authentic Mexican experience. Our...More

1  Thank Jenna C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant is historic. Food is mediocre in my opinion. Spent $28 for lunch! Had 1 house margarita which tasted like a malt beverage. Chicken fajitas were decent. Chips and salsa were good. Other than the atmosphere, I would not choose to come here. The food...More

Thank Julie K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderfully decorated and can acomadate large groups with little waiting. the food is good somewhat generic but the ambiance and service make up up for it.

Thank Robert k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For close to 20 years we have had at least one dinner at La Posta de Mesilla whenever we are in Las Cruces. The food is always good, the service is always solid and the place itself is interesting. This time our bodies were still...More

1  Thank BillJoyce2014
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Jeff B
21 October 2017|
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Response from Paul T | Reviewed this property |
not a dog one when I was there.
11 May 2017|
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Response from Rose H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, La Posta does take reservations. You can make reservations on line, 24 hours before you plan on dining there. Be sure to make reservations if you have a large party or are going there on the week-end. No reservations on... More
12 April 2016|
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Response from Patricia R | Reviewed this property |
The streets are very narrow, to several blocks away. You may have to park on Mesiila off I-10, 4-6 blocks away and walk in, to shop and eat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2410 Calle de San Albino, Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM 88046
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Las Cruces  >  Mesilla
  • Phone Number: +1 505-524-3524
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