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Casa Blanca


Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings

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Salsa Verde
Melted cheese, green chile and tomatoes.
Made fresh every day.
Fried Green Chile Strips
Munchie Combo
Chile strips, 3 stuffed jalapeno poppers, and fried pepper jack cheese sticks.
Beans, cheese & jalapenos.
Nachos Supreme
Fajita Steak Nachos
Steak fajita meat, beans, grilled onions, fresh jalapenos, cheese & sour cream.
Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers
Pepper Jack Cheese Sticks
Chipotle Chicken Salad
Sesame Chicken Salad
Soup & Salad Combo
Our house salad paired with your choice of soup.
Tortilla Soup
Tomato-based soup with chargrilled chicken, avocado, fried tortilla strips & topped with cheese.
House Salad
Guacamole Salad
Taco Salad
Fajita Salad
Green Chile Chicken Enchiladas
Green Chile Chicken Burrito
Chile Rellenos
Casa Burrito Especial
Sizzling Fajitas
Portobello Fajitas
Casa Meal Grande
Carne Asada
Chargrilled New York Strip, smothered with house salsa & melted cheese. Topped with guacamole. Side of beans.
Habanero Blackened Chicken
Habanero Blackened Steak
New York Strip, blackened in a hot skillet with habanero seasoning. Served with beans, grilled chiles & onion.
Chargrilled Chicken
Pork a La Casa
8 oz. Chargrilled pork loin, smothered with salsa verde & melted cheese.
Grilled Talapia
Savory talapia served with red bell pepper, broccoli, lime, and rice.
Ground beef or cheese served with beans, rice & your choice of: white or blue corn tortillas & mild red chile sauce, spicy green chile sauce, house salsa, smokey hot chipotle or fiery hot salsa verde.
Casa Combo
Steak Tacos
Taco Plate
Three tacos with beans & rice. Your choice of beef, chicken, guacamole or combination.
Fish Tacos
Huevos Rancheros
Two crisp corn tortillas, beans, cheese, guacamole, lettuce, tomato & onions. Served with a side of jalapenos.
Veggie Burrito
Warm flour tortilla, stuffed with guacamole, cheese, lettuce & tomato. Served with a side of salsa & jalapenos.
Stuffed Sopa
Casa Blanca Burger
Queso Burger
1/3 lb. chargrilled beef, open faced on a Brioche bun, smothered with queso. Served with fries.
Chicken Fried Steak
Chicken Strips
Habanero Chicken Sandwich
Jalapeno Cured Bacon BLT
Jalapeno cured bacon, lettuce, tomato, habanero mayonnaise served on sourdough bread. Served with fries.
Served Until 4PM
Chicken Enchiladas
A smaller portion of our biggest seller.
Chicken Quesadilla
Half-sized with guacamole, sour cream & pico.
Chile Relleno
One beef or cheese relleno with beans & rice.
Mini Combo
Melted cheese between two flour tortillas, served with sour cream.
Beef taco, lettuce, tomato, cheese, beans & rice.
Beef or cheese enchilada, beans & rice.
4 oz. chargrilled beef, lettuce, tomato, pickles & fries.
Chicken Strips
Fried chicken strips, homemade country gravy, fries & toast.
Grilled Cheese
Traditional grilled cheese sandwich with fries & pickles.
Bean Dip
Hearty bold dip filled with black beans, garlic, chorizo, and a variety of cheese. Served with corn tortilla chips.
Mexi-Cal Bruger
Beef patty and gouda cheese, topped with Jalapeno infused bacon, sliced avocado, and a fried egg.
Cheese Crusted Tacos
Two delicious crispy cheese crusted flour toritillas, stuffed with your choice of beef, chicken, guacamole or combination, and topped with chipotle sauce. Sides of pico de gallo and beans.
Green Chile Stew
Tender pork loin and potatoes marinated in green chile, garlic, onions, tomatillos and basil, with a side of sour cream, red onions, cheese and two flour tortillas.
Casa Blanca Is One Of The Most Popular Mexican Food Restaurants In Ruidoso. Started In 1984, And Built From A Remodeled Spanish Style House, The Business Has Become A Favorite For Tourist And Local Patrons. The Menu Includes Authentic Mexican Food, Often Spiced With New Mexico Green Chile. Among The Items At The Top Of Casa's Most Popular List Are Green Chile Chicken Enchiladas, Green Chile Chicken Burritos, And Chile Rellenos. A Solid Lineup Of Starter Items Include, Fajita Steak Nachos, And Stuffed Jalapenos In Addition To Numerous Choices For Salads & Soups. The Lunch Menu Offers Most Of The Favorites - In Smaller Portions, And A Children's Menu Is Available For Children Under 10 Years Old.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Late Night
Mexican, Southwestern
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of my favorite places for Mexican food in Ruidoso. I was there yesterday. Was seated immediately. Staff was friendly and attentive. Enchiladas served hot. A little spice but not too hot. Rice was hot. Chips and salsa were great! Restaurant and restrooms clean. Parking...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank nonea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This may be one of our favorite restaurants in Ruidoso. We had the Green Chili Chicken Enchiladas topped with Sour cream and green chili sauce and for desert the apple pie enchiladas topped with icecream. The food was hot and outstanding. Faith was our waitress...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 302Forney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've lived in Ruidoso 40 plus years and have experienced lots of ups and downs with Casa Blanca. Tonight topped it all. Waited 1 hour for seating for birthday dinner. We finally were seated by the back door designated for handicapped access. We asked several...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank brightmorningstar17
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is probably my favorite place to eat in Ruidoso. It’s built on the side of a hill above the road, with the result that inside it twists from room to room like a zany English pub; each room, furthermore, is at a different level,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank LanceWilcox
Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

Oddly enough, my wife and I came to Ruidoso and had a lovely experience at our favorite restaurant, the Texas Club. We then made our way to our second choice, Casa Blanca. Little did we know the same GM of Texas Club is also the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jimbuyers4
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

We went so hungry here we had skillet queso with ground beef and munchies appetizer it was so goood on bad side thy dont sell the egg rolls anymore 😫but chips salsa were goid fresh coke were keeped full fajita trio was yummy beans to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank soledadm211
Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

Great food and service. We really enjoyed d our dining experience. The service was great as we didn’t have to wait long for refills on our drinks. The New Mexican food was tasty. We loved the green chili’s. The chicken fajitas were moist but could...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JustinB552
Reviewed 23 December 2018 via mobile

The service was outstanding, but the food was so-so. We had the fajitas and the corn tortillas were dry and very chewy and the chicken was dry. The Queso was good!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cchellem
Reviewed 19 December 2018

Casa Blanca is my "go to" restaurant, especially for business clients and out of town guests. I've lived and worked here for 28 years, so for almost half my life I've been a regular at the restaurant. And enjoyed every minute of it! Equally as...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Silverado52
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Years ago I liked this place. The salsa was really lame and most of the food was average, however they used to have some fantastic signature dishes. Dishes like Pork A La Casa and Blackened Steak. Well, it's obviously different owners and everything is bland...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dan S
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27 January 2017|
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Response from 196kyle | Property representative |
We do take reservations, please call to schedule yours. Only service dogs with proper documentations are allowed on property. Thank you.
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I believe they do... but have never had them.
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