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501 S 1st St, Artesia, NM 88210-2418
+1 575-746-6830
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04:30 - 14:00
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Mon - Fri 04:30 - 14:00
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Portales
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77 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Hit up on the way out of town Sat morn. It was packed with happy families, groups of friends, couples and staff. Fresh, delicious generous servings arrived quickly and hot. Loved the eggs, hashbrowns, pancakes and biscuits. The best of hometown eatery represented here; honest and unpretentious and full of happiness. The kind of place where you want to see... More 

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Massachusetts
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87 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

this is a nice lunch stop - good food and good service. the food came quickly and correctly. no problems.

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Thank spaceis411
Albuquerque
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83 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

I had a salad with grilled chicken. It was "meh" - mostly iceberg lettuce. The decor is a little off-putting - too religious for my taste.

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Thank abqcat
Texas
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We eat at the Chaos Cafe with almost every visit to Artesia. The restaurant is clean and the service has always been good. I love their salads-grilled chicken is my very favorite-but the burgers are also pretty good. It's not a fancy place and it's not fancy food but if you want just a good meal in a good atmosphere... More 

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Thank JMcCabe1991
Louisville, Kentucky
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Great breakfast recommended by locals! Delivered hot & quick, plain Jane special & blueberry pancakes were good. Get coffee to go served in large cup.

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Thank Jo K
Deming, New Mexico
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487 reviews
371 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Seated rapidly and waited on promptly. Our waitress was fast and attentive. The food for the most part was excellent. My sauage patties were a bit overdone, but the rest of my meal and the whole of others were very good. This is a good place to go for breakfast.

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Thank dqdick
Katy, Texas
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64 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2015

This place is ok. The food was served hot. The problem when we were there was that there were a lot of flies in the place. Nice selection of items. Hours are ok if you're an early bird.

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Thank Nancy M
Medford, Oregon
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110 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

even for Artesia, you can do much better. I had the salad and chili for lunch. There is no way you could call that chili. It was as if they took a can of beans in their own sauce, heated it up slightly, and plopped a great big whole jalapeño in it. I was hungry so I ate the whole... More 

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Thank hikingsierra
Artesia, New Mexico
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62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2015

This is a busy cafe for breakfast and lunch. They have excellent burgers and I love the open faced BBQ sandwich. The wait staff can be a little hit and miss but they named it chaos! I like dinning here for lunch and I have often called in take out orders.

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Thank grog426
California
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

Working in the area and had to try it due to the good reviews. I ordered the brisket and it was delicious, came with a side of fries and a side of beans, the beans had no flavor. After the meal they brought out fresh peanut butter cookies, that was a pleasant surprise.

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Thank Matchew8199

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
04:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
04:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
04:30 - 14:00
Thursday
04:30 - 14:00
Friday
04:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 S 1st St, Artesia, NM 88210-2418
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Artesia
  • Phone Number: +1 575-746-6830

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?