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La Posta de Mesilla

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
2410 Calle de San Albino, Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM 88046
+1 505-524-3524
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sopapillas” (65 reviews)
“enchiladas” (126 reviews)
“rolled tacos” (19 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2410 Calle de San Albino, Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM 88046
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1 - 10 of 1,251 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We spent our summer back east and have been on a quest for good Mexican food since we arrived back home. We took a drive down Old 28, the back way to Ol Mesilla. We stopped at La Posta for lunch. My husband had a...More

Thank Rose H
Reviewed 5 days ago

A delicious variety of margaritas (!!!); THE BEST chile rellenos I've ever had (and I've had many)! We arrived near-to-closing; perhaps we were the last customers in that night; certainly we were the very last to leave ... and we never felt rushed. Salsa that...More

Thank JudyFromCanberra
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a true dinning adventure. The food atmosphere and service were were all excellent. Be careful of the hot Chile it is hot! but oh so good.

Thank Charles N
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a combination of a historic restaurant with Mexican food and you can wander around and look at the gift shop or talk to the parrots while you are waiting for your food. A must for everything is to try a Tequilla flight -...More

Thank 35patriciaj
Reviewed 1 week ago

La Posta is one of those satisfying experiences for visitors, with bright borderland colors, a very festive atmosphere, and a large cage with various parrots and other exotic birds to ponder while you wait for seating. Good variety of margaritas...It's also great for large local...More

Thank andflywrite
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great historic restaurant. The food is so-so but the ambivalence makes up for that. We always bring our out of town visitors for this experience. It's history extends back to the Pony Express, Billy the Kid - the true and maybe not...More

Thank Sharon W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is definitely a quaint historic venue that should on your bucket list if your in Las Cruces. The outside is old untouched Spanish architecture with the inside having a nice cozy warm ambiance with low lighting. The service is better than expected with very...More

Thank jvboyle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the atmosphere. Food is authentic, service is very good, Servicrs are pleasant and dressed is authentic looking lothing. A must go to for visiting friends and family.

Thank Julia M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The building, the staff and the food were all wonderful. The history of the building itself was amazing/

Thank Gloria H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I, along with our daughter, were visiting Las Cruces from Ruidoso, and went for dinner because we had heard many great things about this place. Sad to say, it was by far the worse service I've ever had dining out. The atmosphere...More

1  Thank dosocasa
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Questions & Answers
11 May 2017|
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Response from Rose H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, La Posta does take reservations. You can make reservations on line, 24 hours before you plan on dining there. Be sure to make reservations if you have a large party or are going there on the week-end. No reservations on... More
11 April 2016|
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Response from Patricia R | Reviewed this property |
The streets are very narrow, to several blocks away. You may have to park on Mesiila off I-10, 4-6 blocks away and walk in, to shop and eat
Mary S
4 April 2016|
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Response from Rosalinda B | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember seeing glutten-free items but I wasn't really looking. I knew what I wanted and just ordered flautas which were very good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2410 Calle de San Albino, Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM 88046
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Las Cruces  >  Mesilla
  • Phone Number: +1 505-524-3524
  • E-mail
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