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Casa Blanca Restaurant

501 Mechem Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6902
+1 575-257-2495
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (112 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (27 reviews)
“chilies” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
501 Mechem Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6902
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1 - 10 of 582 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Loved everything about the restaurant. The bar offered self serve chips and salsa while we waited. Wait was short even when packed. Fun time.

Thank Byrona M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent New Mexico green chili Mexican food and bar Clearly everyone choice. Manageable wait for table. Friday night noise level . All ages in there and ever young families with kids. Go and experience locals and tourist hot spot

Thank randy k
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What I like about this place is the building.....old Spanish. We ordered the nachos supreme. Way too much cheese, hamburger instead of shredded beef, sour cream and guacamole all piled on top of thin, tasteless chips. The gold margarita was light. We also had an...More

Thank AirstreamR
Reviewed 6 days ago

Fine tex-mex, cozy mexican atmosphere, good service, nice people. On our first visit, a big rain storm drove all the outside diners inside. The fragrance of the rain was incredible. Wait staff put containers under the roof leaks. It was a real party.

Thank hbdanvers
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here yesterday for the first time. Good choice. Service was good. Started with queso and chips and it was some of the best we have ever eaten. The beef enchiladas were very tasty. Beef chimichangas were also very good. The trio fajitas were a...More

Thank Rick U
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant needs some renovation. Lighting is poor at best and in some areas it is dark. Service was also slow. When the food arrived, the chicken enchiladas were good as were the fajitas. The chili rellenos were over cooked and slightly burned. The entire...More

Thank Timothy H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Once before we went to Casa Blanca to eat dinner and decided not to make a judgment based on one very crummy experience so we tried again last weekend. The food was good. The service was pretty good at first - until a very large...More

Thank extremerevely
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Casa is certainly popular with the “out state crowd” the place was packed on Saturday night. Being from New Mexico personally it wasn’t the spicy food we’ve come to enjoy, although you can’t fault them for gearing their food to a milder palette with all...More

Thank WaterDweller33
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food, a bit more 'tex mex' but great! Service was quick and two other with me enjoyed their lunch as well.

Thank DonaldRay1954
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our group of 11 was seated in a spacious private room. Our server Autumn was super efficient and personable. The food is all delicious and plentiful. Our group tried a large variety of the menu. We were very pleased with everything about our meal and...More

Thank MDNied
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CDM49
27 January 2017|
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Response from 196kyle | Property representative |
We do take reservations, please call to schedule yours. Only service dogs with proper documentations are allowed on property. Thank you.
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Frank N
1 August 2016|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do... but have never had them.
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GraceIC
30 October 2015|
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Response from Kathy A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, great Rita's!!😀👏👍
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 Mechem Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6902
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ruidoso
  • Phone Number: +1 575-257-2495
Description
Casa Blanca Is One Of The Most Popular Mexican Food Restaurants In Ruidoso. Started In 1984, And Built From A Remodeled Spanish Style House, The Business Has Become A Favorite For Tourist And Local Patrons. The Menu Includes Authentic Mexican Food, Often Spiced With New Mexico Green Chile. Among The Items At The Top Of Casa’s Most Popular List Are Green Chile Chicken Enchiladas, Green Chile Chicken Burritos, And Chile Rellenos. A Solid Lineup Of Starter Items Include, Fajita Steak Nachos, And Stuffed Jalapenos In Addition To Numerous Choices For Salads & Soups. The Lunch Menu Offers Most Of The Favorites – In Smaller Portions, And A Children’s Menu Is Available For Children Under 10 Years Old. Beverages Include Traditional Drinks Along With Wine, Beer And Margaritas.
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