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Silver Moon Cafe

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Mexican, American, Southwestern
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Will Rogers Drive, Santa Rosa, NM 88435
+1 505-472-3162
Today
09:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

On a road trip from Cleveland to L.A., this was the best supper so far. Great service, lively atmosphere, and fantastic food. The special tonight (1/6/17) was Enchiladas de Santa Fe and the green chile sauce was perfect. Charros and posole were tasty, local beer was good, waitress was terrific.

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Thank Potamologist
Dallas, Texas, United States
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175 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in on New Year's Eve and had a bit of a wait. While this may be the worst managed restaurant I've visited, the food was really very good. They seemed over whelmed by the number of people. Nice varied menu specializing in NM food, but they also served basic American food. I tried the enchiladas while wiser had... More 

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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered two tamales and it came with hominy and beans. Good service and lots of food if that's what you're after. Couldn't eat all my food.

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Thank Schlieckau
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was hesitant to go here becauseof the reviews I read. But we got into town at 8:45 and most places close at 9:00. Since Silver Moon is open until 10, we decided to give it a shot. Y'all. This place was fabulous. Some of the best food I've had in a long time. Our waiter was friendly & helpful... More 

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Thank LainaSue
Austin, Texas
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145 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bad weather forced us to overnite in Santa Rosa and this cafe was really close to our motel. Arrived about 5pm and were promptly seated with restaurant about half-full. Within 20 minutes the place was packed and a line was forming. Service was a bit slow because there was only one server but 2 more arrived a little later. I... More 

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Thank BigMac1949
Sun City, Arizona
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not a good place to eat. Waitress was rude. The food was not very good and the prices were too high. Just a rip off place for travelers.

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Connecticut
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

After driving all day with a toddler it's easy just to go to the closest restaurant to the hotel for a bite to eat. Big mistake. Fairly busy when we walked in about 6:15. Took over ten minutes for the waitress to acknowledge us, another 5 to come back for our drink order and by that time food order as... More 

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Thank ditzy007
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

We stopped at this restaurant as we were staying at the Quality Inn, within walking distance. The service was horrible. The staff were young and do NOT have any skills in customer service. We ordered water with lemon and had to ask the waitress when she FINALLY came back to bring us the lemon. My husband ordered the hamburger and... More 

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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

On cross country trip TX to AZ. Hotel recommended this cafe. Really didn't want Mexican food for consumption on the road. Split Turkey Club and fries with wife. More than enough food. After seeing dishes come to other tables, wish I had tried some of the Mexican food. Clean. Good service. Reasonable prices.

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Thank Robert M
Olympia, Washington
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

A friend and I are on a road trip and decided to eat here because of the reviews. It is clean and full of character. We ordered the do it yourself dinner (3 items with sides of Posole and pinto beans). I ordered pork tamale, chilie rellano, and beef enchilada. My friend ordered cheese tamale and two chilie rellano. My... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, American, Southwestern
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Will Rogers Drive, Santa Rosa, NM 88435
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Rosa
  • Phone Number: +1 505-472-3162

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