New Mexico October 12, 2018
The Burger Joint In This Itty Bitty New Mexico Town That Is So Worth Finding
Questa, New Mexico is a village in Taos county with less than two thousand people, so there aren’t a whole lot of restaurants to choose from. That’s okay though, because this one tiny burger joint makes up for it, plus some! For a truly delicious burger, fries, and soft serve all at an affordable price, you won’t want to miss this hidden gem. This little restaurant is sure to make you feel at home and become a fan instantly.
Welcome to Wildcat's Den! This tiny drive-in is in the small mountain town of Questa, New Mexico.
This little burger joint might be hard to find, but once you do you'll be transported into a nostalgic and friendly restaurant with the best food in town.
Family owned and operated since 1980, this is longest standing restaurant in Questa.
Not only that, but it's one of the few remaining independent restaurants in the small town. Despite not having much to choose from, Wildcat's Den still stands up against some of the best restaurants in the bigger cities.
Wildcat's Den serves up the best burger in the Southwest, and all of their chile is grown in New Mexico.
All burgers at Wildcat's are made with 100% beef, and the popular "Supercat" burger is a whopping half-pound burger. Whether it's red chile or green chile atop your juicy burger, it has quite the kick. Like many of Wildcat's recipes, their red chile is made from an old family recipe and is the perfect way to top off a smothered burrito or frito pie.
Not only is this burger joint quaint and delicious, it's also affordable.
At just $6.25 for a burger, fries, and soda, this restaurant is quite affordable. Wildcat's prides itself in being a friendly and comfortable establishment, while serving up all your favorites without breaking the bank.
Wildcat's Den also has your sweet tooth covered.
What would be a burger meal without some ice cream? Wildcat's also has soft serve ice cream, and all treats are made to order. Whether you're craving a banana split, a shake, a float, or a frostie, you can complete your meal with a cool treat.
Don't blink or you might miss this itty bitty burger joint, but once you taste their food, you're sure to be a fan for life.
Wildcat's Den is located at 2457 Highway 522, Questa, NM.
Have you ever been to Questa? Did you dine at Wildcat’s? Let us hear about your experience in the comments!
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