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La Posta de Mesilla

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2410 Calle de San Albino, Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM 88046
+1 505-524-3524
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11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 21:30
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

La Posta is one of the best restaurants in Las Cruces. It has an inviting entrance with a variety of wildlife such as an African grey, a toucan + piranhas. The steak fajitas are the best I've ever tasted + is the plate I would recommend. The service is great + it is a good environment for families.

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Thank reesespieces17
Las Cruces, New Mexico
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This restaurant is definitely average. The food is nothing special. It is just ordinary Mexican food and a bit pricey at that. It is very Disney Land like in its interior setting and we never go to La Posta unless someone who has never been to New Mexico is visiting. We take them on the tourist tour at least once.... More 

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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Visit La Posta in historic Mesilla, and take a step back in time, as you dine in an adobe building hundreds of years old. A stop on the old Butterfield Stagecoach Line, La Posta has been serving authenic Border Mexican food for a long time. It's our go-to restaurant, for any occassion. The drinks are amazing and they have a... More 

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Thank Sharon B
Las Cruces, New Mexico
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Good food, margaritas are great, nice atmosphere! If you are in Las Cruces you should definitely visit this place.

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is what old-time New Mexican meals were all about. In addition, their selection of Tequilas is awesome. Very reasonable prices and decor is straight from Old Mexico. A favorite easy-to-get-to restaurant.

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Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, United States
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50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Very interesting environment in old Mesilla maintains old town charm in this beautiful building comprised of 15 separate rooms artfully joined into a beautiful space decorated with traditional and folk Mexican art. The food prices are very reasonable and the many types of margaritas is mind boggling. Sticking with the original is the best way to go. We both ordered... More 

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Thank Elaine L
Las Cruces, New Mexico
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I have been eating here since I was a child, so I enjoy the unique decor of the different rooms, as well as the delicious authentic New Mexican cuisine. The staff is friendly, and they always recognize my parents who live in Las Cruces. It's a "must-go-to" place every time I visit my hometown.

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Thank Sagebrush78
Warner Robins, Georgia
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Was not impressed with anything on the menu. Was recommended to us by realtor when we got here in November and thought all Mexican food here might taste the way this place did. Thankfully we discover this not to be the case!!!

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LAS CRUCES
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Food and cocktails has been consistently poor. I really would like to love it because the decor is warm and authentic.

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Thank tvlgdss
Las Cruces, New Mexico
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good place to take out-of-town folks for kitschy "Mexico" experience. Food just ok. Strange "zoo" at entrance. Locals seem to be entranced with these large birds, but it seems very unsanitary to us!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
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

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