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La Cocina Restaurant

) #18 of 25 Restaurants in Truth or Consequences $$ - $$$ Mexican,
1 Lakeway Dr, Truth or Consequences, NM 87901-3711
+1 575-894-6499
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good22%
  • Average17%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (23 reviews)
“chilli” (16 reviews)
“pork burrito” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 21:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
1 Lakeway Dr, Truth or Consequences, NM 87901-3711
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This restaurant has a very appealing décor. The service was outstanding, and the food delicious as well.

Thank Jay H
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Restaurant, Attentive Staff Great Food, Great prices, Children Friendly, would highly recommend this Establishment to any and all

Thank Eddie G
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We stopped at La Cocina on the way to the Garth Brooks concert in Las Cruces that afternoon. My friend found a two-inch square piece of plastic wrap in her enchiladas. The waiter was not apologetic but did give her a new plate of enchiladas....More

1  Thank Monte H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, 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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