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La Cocina Restaurant

1 Lakeway Dr, Truth or Consequences, NM 87901-3711
+1 575-894-6499
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good22%
  • Average17%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible18%
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“steak” (24 reviews)
“chilli” (16 reviews)
“pork burrito” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
1 Lakeway Dr, Truth or Consequences, NM 87901-3711
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Reviewed 4 days ago

In all fairness, I should not have ordered 'enchiladas' here as I come from San Antonio, TX where the best Tex-Mex food is made. This was stacked tortillas with small amount of melted cheese in-between. Blah! Hubby had the Compuesta; a tortilla with beans and...More

Thank Kathy D
Monty B, Owner at La Cocina Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank You for taking the time to write a review and choosing La Cocina for your dinning while in T. or C. We are sorry that our enchiladas didn't meet San Antonio's Tex Mex.. New Mexico flat are different as well as the type of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went in just before closing waited too long to be seated empty restaurant. Took long time to take our order waitress just kept walking by in fact the other servers asked if we needed anything and had to go tell our server several times to...More

Thank leemI813FI
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is with a heavy heart that I lament the loss of one of the finest establishment's I enjoyed since my childhood. For over 10 years I have been coming to la Cocina several times a year (10-20) I used to boast to friends about...More

1  Thank Phil S
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We enjoyed great Mexican food. This is a very under rated restaurant. The food, service and atmosphere was five star *****. Have whatever you order smothered in their wonderful green chili. Salsa was fresh and mild, maybe a bit too mild :-) Beer choices were...More

Thank lin2811
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Food terrible, worst margarita ever-super sweet. Chardonnay not good either. If you complain and ask for something else, they charge you for both. Won't be back.

1  Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Service is excellent, food is good. Highly recommend the green chili beans. Last time we visited here waiter was excellent and kept our drinks full.

Thank Leti B
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Highly recommend!! Huge portion sizes, great food, nice salsa, great staff who really cares. Very impressed that a request was filled by another staff member very quickly -- obvious that staff communicates well and works like a real team.More

Thank John C
Monty B, Owner at La Cocina Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time for your very nice review... We are greatfull that you chose La Cocina Hot Stuff for your dinning needs on Truth or Consequences. I, as well as the floor managers Kim and Eddie and all our staff appreciate your...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We are not experts on Mexican food... so beware ;) We went on a Sunday evening and had fajitas - the Portion was generous and both the chicken and beef were juicy and well cooked. Service was also friendly, helpful and quick - the experience...More

Thank AniSan
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Go every year and this restaurant never disappoints. The rib eye I had was excellent and our server Richey was very attentive.

Thank Stephanie J
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Are here with friends on our way back from Mexico. It wasn't my first time eating here, but this time was not my favorite. I ordered the chicken strips - beware, they are not your typical breaded strips - they were basically chicken wings deep...More

Thank Kewellbeans
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Lakeway Dr, Truth or Consequences, NM 87901-3711
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Sierra County  >  Truth or Consequences
  • Phone Number: +1 575-894-6499
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