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These 11 Mid-Size Cities In New Mexico Have Mouthwatering Restaurants You Have To Try

When it comes to garnering attention, mid-sized cities are the middle child of the family. Larger cities steal the limelight while small towns are praised for their quaintness and charm. So, we thought it was time to show some love to places in New Mexico with between 10,000 and 50,000 residents. Specifically, we want to highlight their restaurants and steer you toward some of the culinary gems that these New Mexico cities have to offer.

Have you dined at any of these restaurants? What other mom and pop establishments in mid-sized cities deserve a mention?

If you favor the culinary underdog, check out our previous article about hole-in-the-wall restaurants that shouldn’t be judged by their exteriors.

Juliet White
New Mexico staff writer for Only In Your State and freelance writer. A committed travel junkie, Juliet has lived on two continents, but believes that the sunsets in New Mexico are the best. She can be reached on Twitter @JulietWrites.