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Ridgeback Cafe - CLOSED

38710 Highway 126, Jemez Springs, NM 87025-9206
+1 575-829-3322
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good46%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
8 Apr 2017
“RUMOR HAS IT......”
14 Feb 2017
“Currently Closed for business”
Restaurant Hours Closed
38710 Highway 126, Jemez Springs, NM 87025-9206
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

This favorite local cafe has been closed for some time. Heard on the local grapevine - guys from out of state are buying it and opening a PIZZA CAFE by summertime. Sure hope this is TRUE. It is a great location & Katy and Rich...More

Thank potholderqueen
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Was sadly disappointed since there are no other eateries within a short driving distance. The easiest is to drive south to the Los Ojos in Jemez Springs.

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 15 November 2016

No one has worked or eaten here in a very long time. There is a food truck that occasionally parks out front but I have not had the opportunity to try them.

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This looks like your average forest type mom and pop diner, but was closed when we were there. Apparently they are undergoing renovations for the next month or so.

1  Thank Kimberly85044
Reviewed 1 September 2015

The food is consistently delicious and perfectly prepared. Great flavor, nice portions, a really good value! Excellent, friendly and attentive service. We look forward to eating here every time we are in the area. Very much enjoyed both breakfast and dinner on this trip.

1  Thank Tony and Pam R
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

Went tonight, found out that the restaurant was closed. After the new manager took over things were going well with this place. Now he seems to close on a whim for whatever reason. After hearing from several locals that they have had the same problem...More

1  Thank Brian O
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Surprisingly excellent! They don't mention that the chicken in their burrito is smoked - and it was amazing! Doesn't look like much, but what a great little find up in the mountains!

Thank Leslie S
Reviewed 1 August 2015

We needed to eat before we arrived at our destination after many miles with no restaurants of any sort and this was the first to come along. It looked OK, so in we went in. It was the waitress's first day as a waitress, but...More

Thank MoraShelley
Reviewed 4 July 2015

I really cannot say anything good or bad we stopped by on the way back from Fenton lake,there was a large sign declaring it open,lights on but when I went in to check all the chairs were on the tables and no one around

Thank Oaks46
Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

Happened upon this little place outside Jemez Springs and found it to be a great lunch stop. Clean, with good food and friendly staff. Good value

Thank Pat L
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8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38710 Highway 126, Jemez Springs, NM 87025-9206
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Jemez Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 575-829-3322
Heaven in the Jemez! Ridgeback Sandwich Express Monday-Wednesday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm Counter Service Only Full Menu Thursday-Sunday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm Thursday night dinner special starting at 5 Come in and try some of Big B's signature smoked BBQ and homemade sauces!
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