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2529 South Canal Street, Carlsbad, NM 88220-6521
+1 575-234-1599
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good23%
  • Average30%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible13%
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2529 South Canal Street, Carlsbad, NM 88220-6521
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We hadn’t been here in over a year so we thought we’d give it another try. Now I remember why we never came back. The food was cold, not room temperature, COLD. The burgers were burnt, the pancakes dry, the sodas flat. The waitress was...More

Thank mommaburk
Reviewed 11 October 2017

At 6:30 am Pop Music was BLARING! Not a good start. Our waitress was excellent. Several others barely spoke English. I wanted choice that were not on the menu. That worked fine. Although our waitress was excellent, service from the kitchen was VERY SLOW. Most...More

Thank SANDRA1950
Reviewed 22 September 2017

We had breakfast here and I have to say, I have had worse experiences in other IHOPs. Food was great and service was quick. And I loved the strawberry lemonade! Nothing to complain here.

Thank Anja H
Reviewed 19 September 2017

As tourists in the area we sought out the IHOP for its consistency of food and atmosphere and were not disappointed. We had good service and a good meal.

Thank TouringTwoTimers
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We were skeptical about eating at this location after reading the reviews, but there aren't many options in this town. We were pleasantly surprised! It was slammin' busy at 11:30 on a Sunday morning, but they got us seated in about 15 minutes. The waitress...More

Thank Rob C
Reviewed 10 August 2017

While in Carlsbad I eat one dinner and one breakfast at the Ihop. The restaurant is newer and very clean. The service was fantastic and the food was great. I noticed a lot of locals eating there which gave me the feeling it was a...More

Thank Fred B
Reviewed 29 July 2017

would not eat here again and i love IHop but the service was bad, it was 8pm so they were not busy, we were seated at a dirty table, had to ask for my salad the came just a few minutes before by meal that...More

Thank Zeiter4of4
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Great food and good service. We ate here several times over the period of a few weeks and it was always good. We even got to see a huge tumble weed.

Thank ashlogo
Reviewed 2 July 2017

My wife and i have been regular customers for some time now. We have got to know several staff members. But they are gone now. New manager and wait staff. We ordered turkey dinner. It took a long time to get served and it was...More

Thank del s
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We ate here after watching the bats at the caverns. In the town of Carlsbad, most restaurants close at 9pm for some reason. The only sit-down restaurants open when we got back were IHOP and Buffalo Wild Wings. Bww was on the north side of...More

Thank Phil B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2529 South Canal Street, Carlsbad, NM 88220-6521
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 575-234-1599
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