Top 10 Restaurants In Roswell, New Mexico

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9 February 2017

Roswell has a range of delicious local places that serve up traditional American-style food as well as international cuisine. From venues serving succulent burgers to pork belly sandwiches and crispy tacos, we take a look at some of the best spots in the area.

Roswell | © AllenS/Wikimedia Commons

Cowboy Café

Restaurant, American
A cafe that offers great food at affordable prices, Cowboy Cafe serves up some delicious food to diners and satisfies its guests. With menu options and specials such as roast beef sandwiches and chili cheeseburgers, don’t miss out on some delectable food and prompt service. This cafe ranks among the highest in Roswell and the food will definitely not disappoint.

Chef Toddzilla’s Mobile Cuisine

With whopping burgers and portions that fill you up and leave you satisfied, Chef Toddzilla’s produces truly succulent food. Serving tacos that are free if you wear a ‘We ain’t got no stinkin’ tacos’ t-shirt, and delicious dishes such as salmon burgers and peach habanero pulled pork, the food at this mobile cuisine truck delivers great flavor. The burgers at Chef Toddzilla’s are always fresh, traditional and authentic and there is a range of options such as the chorizo burger served with freshly ground pork tenderloin, bacon and local red chili. Topping choices also include fried egg, lettuce and roasted garlic mayonnaise.

Chef Toddzilla’s Mobile Cuisine, NM, USA

Big D’s Downtown Dive

Restaurant, American, Vegetarian, $$$
Big D's Downtown Dive, Roswell
Big D's Downtown Dive, Roswell | © rpavich/Flickr
Serving up delectable dishes such as crispy pork belly sandwiches and garlic fries, Big D’s Downtown Dive is a restaurant that delivers locals and travelers big flavors, fresh ingredients and great service. With a wide-ranging menu that includes soups and salads, famous burgers and sweet desserts, there are plenty options at this inviting place. Sample the smoked salmon sandwich, which is served with mixed greens, a herb garden dressing, marinated cucumber and tomato on a butter grilled pretzel roll. Alternatively, try a smoked chicken Cobb served with tasty toasted pecans, blue cheese, pecan smoked bacon, chopped eggs, avocado, kalmata olives grape tomato and a herb garden dressing.

Alicia's Restaurant

Restaurant, American, $$$
Alicia's Restaurant, Roswell
Alicia's Restaurant, Roswell | © Beatnik Photos/Flickr
If you are looking for a big buffet-style venue then look no further than Alicia’s Restaurant, which serves up traditional American cuisine as well as Mexican dishes. The place has excellent service and an absolutely delicious menu. With weekend specials and a choice of toppings, this is a restaurant that serves great food at great prices. Sample from their specials a Mexican-style ham tart or choose a crispy taco, which is served with your choice of ground beef or chicken.

Pepper Grill & Bar

Bar, Restaurant, Mexican, American, $$$
A casual-style spot in the downtown area with an appealing menu that covers all areas, Peppers Grill & Bar is a family-run restaurant that serves up great meals. Specializing in south-western and traditional Mexican dishes, you are guaranteed big flavors and satisfying food. Sample from the menu some authentic enchilada nachos for a starter served with spicy beef, hot green sauce, melted cheese, fresh lettuce and tomatoes. From the mains try a citrus salsa rib eye steak, which is basted and topped with a warm citrus salsa and served with spicy jalapeños blended with sweet pineapple.

Tia Juana’s

Restaurant, American, $$$
A restaurant that serves up big, authentic, fresh flavors, Juana’s Mexican Grille & Cantina produces tasty food. From the menu, sample a Mexican shrimp cocktail appetizer, which is served in a spicy tomato and tequila sauce. For the mains you can receive a combination plate which includes ground beef, a cheese enchilada and a ground beef taco. All combination dishes come with rice, charro or delicious pinto beans and red, green or sour cream sauce. For desert, try a sweet cheesecake, which is rolled in a flour tortilla and deep-fried and sprinkled with brown sugar and ice cream.

Cecilio’s Restaurant

Restaurant, American, $$$
Producing delicious, authentic Mexican dishes to diners, Cecilio’s Restaurant is a must-visit. Choose from their range of fajitas, burritos, enchiladas and steaks and a delectable range of sauces and spices that enhance each dish. At this place definitely opt to create your own burrito and choose three options from their selection of ground beef, potato, onions, bell peppers, beans, chopped green chili, rice or cheese. Alternatively sample a filling sandwich and choose from ham and cheese (hot or cold), chicken fried steak or a bacon lettuce and tomato.

Cattle Baron Restaurants

Bar, Restaurant, Italian, $$$
A place that was established in 1995, offering a casual ‘sports bar’ atmosphere, Cattle Baron Restaurants provides diners a great dining experience. Known for its Italian specialties, the restaurant serves up delectable eats including steaks and seafood. From their appetizers sample the Cajun popcorn shrimp, which is breaded, deep-fried, sprinkled with Cajun spices and served with remoulade and cocktail sauce. From the mains, opt for an authentic New York peppered steak rubbed with black peppercorn compound butter and served with Parmesan cheese. Their seafood options are delicious as are their hearty meats.

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