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Casa Blanca Restaurant

₱₱ - ₱₱₱Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
501 Mechem Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6902
+1 575-257-2495
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“enchiladas” (112 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (29 reviews)
“sopapillas” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
501 Mechem Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6902
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great food, price is right, and plentiful portions. The atmosphere is extremely pleasant with lots of seating and privacy. This place is much bigger than you would expect with different rooms with different views. I have been there several times and the parking lot looks...More

Thank Marcy W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were in Ruidoso for a week with friends. This is a trip that we used to make frequently together before we all moved to the DFW area. Casa Blanca is one of our very favorite places to eat. For most of the week, it...More

Thank christa m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Casa Blanca has decent food if you can ever get served. This is the 3rd time in as many months that we have been seated and waited at least 30 min and no service. We left and ate at another favorite. There is a reason...More

Thank Amy N
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with family, I had the jalapeño cured bacon BLT which was great. My husband had salmon tacos which were not very good. Everyone else was happy with their traditional Mexican dishes. We eat here every time we visit and will continue to do...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Lovely environment. Friendly staff. The views are amazing!! Fire place in the bar just puts the icing on the cake In the summer the outdoor patio is a great place to hang out and have a cold one

Thank kimgates17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Average food. Slow service. Ice teas remained empty, chips empty. Pork chop too well done. Fish slightly dry.

Thank Mark W
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

We came here with a group of 14. Ordered and got prompt chips and salsa. Main orders a bit slow to come out of the kitchen. Food average quality. One order did not come out with the others, multiple requests made to manager and waitress...More

Thank Radio9phs
Reviewed October 23, 2017

We had lunch here and we all had great food! I ordered the beef fajita nachos, my husband ordered the chicken quesadeas and my sister ordered their specialty, green pepper chicken enchiladas. The margaritas were delicious and generously sized and the service was very good!...More

Thank pfb600
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

Loved everything about the restaurant. The bar offered self serve chips and salsa while we waited. Wait was short even when packed. Fun time.

Thank Byrona M
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

Excellent New Mexico green chili Mexican food and bar Clearly everyone choice. Manageable wait for table. Friday night noise level . All ages in there and ever young families with kids. Go and experience locals and tourist hot spot

Thank randy k
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Questions & Answers
January 27, 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.
Frank N
August 1, 2016|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do... but have never had them.
October 30, 2015|
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Response from Kathy A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, great Rita's!!😀👏👍
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 Mechem Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6902
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Ruidoso
  • Phone Number: +1 575-257-2495
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. Beverages Include Traditional Drinks Along With Wine, Beer And Margaritas.
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