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The Cross-Eyed Moose Cafe - CLOSED

1315 James Canyon Hwy, Cloudcroft, NM 88317-9423
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible40%
3 Aug 2014
“Will NEVER go again”
24 Oct 2013
“Not Sure if It's Open or Closed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
1315 James Canyon Hwy, Cloudcroft, NM 88317-9423
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Reviewed 4 August 2014

We went for breakfast, thinking "you can't go wrong with breakfast",,, we were WRONG..... Everything was under cooked, cold coffee, dirty tables.....

Thank Betsy H
Reviewed 24 October 2013

You cannot tell if this place is ever open. Sometimes the lights are on but most of the time they are not during normal business hours. After a few attempts it seems that this place is not for the public (i.e. no longer a café)...More

1  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 21 March 2013

I had a short biketour that meant pedaling North out of El PasoTX on wonderful US54 to East on US82, UP the Sacramento Mountains to CloudcroftNM, in desperate need of nourishment. This was a superb eatery, made even better by the attached Aspen Motel, where...More

Thank Juanito_Hayburg
Reviewed 12 January 2013

We were told great things about this place for breakfast only to find that the local Moose Lodge has purchased it and is making it their own PRIVATE little hangout and restaurant. The local Chamber of Commerce really needs to update signage around town. Lots...More

1  Thank Tom G
Reviewed 11 October 2012

We went as a family. We stepped in & waited for 18 minutes to be seated. We were finally seated. Waited 23 minutes for the waitress to finally bring our drinks over. She had 'friends' at another table, she'd let all of her customers sit...More

Thank LynnA302
Reviewed 20 September 2012

We loved it and plan on going back. The decor was very unique. They had a great little soup and salad bar, it was like cheers.

Thank scorpionstorm
Reviewed 4 September 2012

Had the basic eggs, toast, sausage and hashbrowns, but it was delicious and plenty. Delightful small hometown cafe atmosphere. Friendly service.

Thank Pete S
Reviewed 13 July 2012

We stopped in for lunch July 6th. Within hours after eating the Mexican combo plate, my husband became ill. He ended up at the doctor's office where the doctor confirmed food poisoning. My husband was put on meds for this. Also, although there were few...More

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 13 July 2012 via mobile

We had a good meal for a good price. Service was excellent The restaurant is closing in September so their hours have changed. They are not open for dinner.

Thank Nadams01
Reviewed 11 July 2012

Bad service and poor food. Won't be returning, as there are some really good places to eat in Cloudcroft.

1  Thank Barbara H
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  • Address: 1315 James Canyon Hwy, Cloudcroft, NM 88317-9423
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Cloudcroft
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