12 Neighborhood Restaurants In New Mexico With Food So Good You’ll Be Back For Seconds

When a restaurant attracts a steady stream of local customers, it turns into more than a place to grab a bite to eat. It becomes part of the neighborhood and the backdrop for many good memories. Here are 12 New Mexico restaurants that everyone adores, not just because they serve addictive food – which they do – but because they help to define a neighborhood.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

How many of these local institutions in New Mexico have you dined at?

When a town doesn’t have many restaurants due to its size, those that are in business become even more important to the community. Here are some small towns with amazing restaurants.