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El Gallo Pinto

901 N Hudson St, Silver City, NM 88061-5513
+1 575-956-6611
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible27%
4 Dec 2016
“New Menu”
25 Jul 2016
“Not worth the $75”
Opens in 12 min
901 N Hudson St, Silver City, NM 88061-5513
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Reviewed 5 December 2016

This restaurant recently has new management as well as a new menu and so I decided to give them a try. The new decor is very well suited for a Mexican restaurant as well as the music playing. A women greeted me right away and...More

Reviewed 26 July 2016

The service was admirable. The food was decent. One thing I noticed on the menu was the automatic gratuity for tables of 5 or more. It was my parents, my fiancé, my nephew and myself. They counted my 2 year old nephew as a person...More

1  Thank dldgeek
SGO901, Owner at El Gallo Pinto, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2016

I regret that your dining experience was less than admirable and regret even more that your comments are suspiciously incorrect. We DO NOT charge for water (never have, never will) nor do we charge for ice tea refills. We do charge for fountain drink refills....More

Reviewed 20 February 2016

This looks like a walkup fast taco stand but it is a sit down diner with slow service, at least on the day we were there. I had excellent red chili bowl my wife a chili relleno which was average.

Thank Dan W
SGO901, Owner at El Gallo Pinto, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2016

Your comments are well noted and appreciated. I regret that your experience was less than favorable. We're beyond the holiday season slowness and now better staffed. We are reviewing your relleno concern as it is one of our signature dishes. Again thanks for input.

Reviewed 20 January 2016

Talk about great hospitality! The food was great and the owner/cook came out of his way to say hello and asked how everything was! great food!

Thank cheetoface
SGO901, Owner at El Gallo Pinto, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2016

Thanks for your thumbs up. We strive for quality and consistency and there is no better way of knowing without asking!

Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

As locals, we are of course very picky. This is our favorite brunch place now! The food takes a little longer to get but that's because they make it fresh. It is so worth the wait!

Thank BDRog
SGO901, Owner at El Gallo Pinto, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2016

Am grateful for your comments. I share these comments with the staff as a reminder that you the satisfied customer keeps us in business. Thanks again

Reviewed 9 October 2015

This was by far the best breakfast we have had here. We are going back again tomorrow. Friendly owner, attentive staff and Clean, Clean ,Clean, which means a lot to us. Great food, good prtions and attentive staff. Can't say enough about the friendliness!

Thank Fibertwin
Reviewed 23 September 2015

I was pleasantly surprised and should have been in long ago as I live in Silver City. There was so much pride taken by the family who prepares this food. They want it to be the best it can be and are open and request...More

Thank SLily11
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Really really gross. Advertise fish tacos as being exceptional and we fell for the ad. Way below expectations - forget about this place.

1  Thank VJousan
Reviewed 29 May 2015

I've tried several things here and come often and its always authentic and fantastic! The Red Chile sauce is WONDERFUL and spicy and perfect. The Adobada plate is fantastic, as well as the fish tacos and the Al Pastor is to die for! The service...More

1  Thank SilverTownGirl
Reviewed 18 May 2015

Mostly open for breakfast & lunch but dinner also a few nights a week. Chili relleno was great as well as chicken chimichanga. Good green chili sauce. We'll go again & try out breakfast, too.

1  Thank wherenext066
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Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 N Hudson St, Silver City, NM 88061-5513
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Silver City
  • Phone Number: +1 575-956-6611
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