12 New Mexico Restaurants Worth Pulling Off The Interstate For

At some point, most residents and visitors find themselves crossing New Mexico on one of our interstates. If you find yourself on this kind of long-distance drive, you’ll need to grab a bite to eat. However, road tripping doesn’t have to involve meals purchased at fast food restaurants or gas stations. With a little guidance, you can transform a pit stop into a delicious dining experience. Here are 12 amazing restaurants that are less than five miles off of I-10, I-40, and I-25.

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/

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