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₹₹ - ₹₹₹American,
2219 W Highway 70, Ruidoso Downs, NM 88346-9530
+1 575-378-1389
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good19%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible24%
3 weeks ago
“need a new cook”
29 Aug 2017
“It's breakfast”
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
American, Diner
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2219 W Highway 70, Ruidoso Downs, NM 88346-9530
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

How can a restaurant not have containers for take out? I wanted a bowl of chicken noodle soup (3.99). Gordon said "sorry we only have cup containers". Those were $2.99 each,so I paid $2 more for cups of salty broth. I asked for plastic ware...More

Thank CarlK56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had blueberry cakes, over easy eggs, stick sausage- The cakes were a bit overdone, the eggs were 'fried' sausage didn't have much flavor No apple juice. Guest had beef stew plate. Tasted good BUT some of veggies were cold! Not the Denny's of old. Service...More

Thank tayspatrick
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We enjoy the Fit Fare menu at Denny's and were glad to find this location in Ruidoso. The building looks like the old style diner being bright metal and all. The waitress was very pleasant and we enjoyed talking with her. Being mid-afternoon we were...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Been here many times, always nice. Eat at least once every time in this city. Easy to find. Cute building.

Thank Seeing50states
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We had arrived in Ruidoso after a long drive, made a stop for a few items, and I was ready for a glass of tea. We stopped at Denny's for tea and coffee .We were greeted with a smile by the young lady who waited...More

Thank 605jacquem
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

They mean well. Dishes need to add finish to the cycle as they all seem dirty with the spots. The food was good. Service was good. One waitress, is consistently breathing heavy and we worry about her health. The breakfast options were few and far...More

Thank Scabshouse
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Tip of the day go early if you do not want to wait for breakfast, went on a Friday Morning standing outside was the wait no thank you went back the next day early.

Thank Butterflyp58
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This is a good place to eat as we usually eat t a Denny's locally, but this was cool place that takes you back in time. We went about 2pm and it was not busy nor crowded but the staff was very friendly & service...More

Thank Pam E
Reviewed 14 August 2017

My brother and his wife and my wife stayed in Ruidoso for a week and liked Denny's so well we ate there 3 times. It's great food at a reasonable price and the service is great! There are so many items on the menu there...More

Thank Z6006EZbruceb
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Poor service. Flies. Ordered banana cream pancakes, bring out pancakes with just cream and no bananas because they were out of bananas.. Managment was absent as everything was in disorder.

Thank Shane S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2219 W Highway 70, Ruidoso Downs, NM 88346-9530
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ruidoso Downs
  • Phone Number: +1 575-378-1389
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