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La Cocina Restaurant

415 S Santa Clara Bridge Rd, Espanola, NM 87532-9477
+1 505-753-3016
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“chilli” (29 reviews)
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415 S Santa Clara Bridge Rd, Espanola, NM 87532-9477
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OMG - mouth watering good! Went up north to visit Familia and stopped here on a Sunday. Place is soo good, it was packed. The food speaks for itself. Breakfast burritos smothered in red or green chile, the Carne Adovada bowl, of course the eggs...More

Thank digdeep0169
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Came out to eat with the family and I had the club sandwich which was absolutely fabulous my daughter had the chicken bacon avocado sandwich which was the bomb the other two had chicken fried steak and the chicken flautas. The service was absolutely amazing...More

Thank TheFoodCritic505
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Went here with a friend for breakfast after nightshift. Great staff, great food. Get the green chile!

Thank 716AllisonR
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Undecided on what to order, I opted for a Carne adovada sopapilla with Christmas Chile and it was an excellent choice! The portion was more than generous. The atmosphere was relaxed and the server was friendly. Go and enjoy!

Thank Monique B
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Sopapillas were excellent my wife and daughters plate were good they said. My son and his girlfriend didn’t finish I had the 15.00 carnitas burrito I didn’t care for it the chili was tasteless the rice was pink idk the chili and the jalapeños had...More

Thank markjQ5223PW
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

I am always passing this place and the lot is usually full so I decided to stop. La Cocina is a classic New Mexica restaurant. The menu is excellent with lots of choices including lamb in your burrito. For non Chile lovers there are classics...More

Thank MauiChocolate
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Food is very good and well priced. I got the salad from here it was delicious and big. If you want a big meal at the right price.

1  Thank tlucero66
Reviewed 18 June 2018

My wife and I stopped for breakfast during a recent RV trip. I enjoyed a great dish with a tamale, egg, beans and potatoes smothered in green chili while my wife who is vegan enjoyed a great tofu scramble with guacamole and a mimosa. The...More

1  Thank expatrick
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

My mom took us to La Cocina to have lunch today and I was impressed! The atmosphere of the restaurant was beautiful and welcoming and the staff was friendly. The food was amazing, traditional New Mexican food with generous servings!! We will return!!

1  Thank B7279SIkathyc
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Joined by some local friends who recommended this restaurant for a weekday brunch, my wife and I had the pleasure of dining at La Cocina during a recent visit to New Mexico. Service was excellent and the food was even better. The breakfast burrito was...More

Thank DaveM709
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 18
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 415 S Santa Clara Bridge Rd, Espanola, NM 87532-9477
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Espanola
  • Phone Number: +1 505-753-3016
At La Cocina, our dishes use Native New Mexican ingredients and spices. Proudly serving Northern New Mexico for 46 years!
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