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Village Buttery

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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SANDWICHES: WHOLE WHEAT, CROISSANT, RYE & SOURDOUGH
All Sandwiches served w/ lettuce, sprouts, tomatoes & mayo
Chicken Salad
Roasted chicken breast, celery, and sweet relish
Albacore Tuna
Chunk white tuna, celery, and sweet relish
Crab Salad
Dill, light relish, celery, and cilantro
Breast of Turkey
Smoke whole meat turkey breast
Tavern Ham
Extra lean honey baked ham
Roast Beef
Lean top round & medium rare
Veggie
Cheese, avocado and cucumber
Bacon, Avacado, Lettuce, Tomato (BALT)
Pimento Cheese
Made with the finest grade cheddar
Peanut Butter and Jelly
For kids
SOUPS OF THE DAY
Monday
Tomato Basil, Chicken Gumbo, Cream Of Asparagus
Tuesday
Tomato Basil, Poblano Corn Chowder With Chicken, Chicken Noodle
Wednesday
Tomato Basil, Cream Of Potato, Tomato Basil
Thursday
Tomato Basil, Spicy Green Chili Stew, Cream Of Asparagus
Friday
Tomato Basil, Posole, Vegetable, Clam Chowder
Saturday
Tomato Basil, 3 Bean With Chicken, Cream Of Broccoli
SALAD AND PASTA
Mixed Greens
Caesar Salad w/ Parmesan
Chicken Caesar
served w/ roasted chicken breast, croutons, parmesan & caesar dressing
Seasonal Fruit
Albacore Tuna Salad
Chicken Salad
Crab Salad
Penne
Artichoke hearts, roma tomatoes, carrots, sugar snap peas, & sun dried tomato basil vinaigrette
Rotini
Dill, feta cheese, green & black olives, broccoli & raspberry walnut vinaigrette
Tortellini
Water chestnuts, baby corn, broccoli, red peppers, sugar snap peas, parmesan & Italian dressing
QUICHE
Spinach, Mushroom & Swiss Cheese
when available
Ham, Green Chili & Cheddar Cheese
when available
DAILY PIES *WHILE AVAILABLE
Famous Buttermilk Pie
Pecan Pie
Sticky Caramel Pecan Cheesecake
Raspberry Cheesecake
Creme Brûlée Cheesecake
Keylime Pie
Chocolate Mousse
BAKERY
Croissants
Gourmet Cookies
Special Diets
Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Soups, Deli
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
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All reviews lunch buttermilk pie soups sandwich tomato basil soup ham cookies bread quaint restaurant in town soup of the day outdoor seating love this place small place wonderful food my favorite elliot
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Salmon Ceaser salad - 9 out of 10 Cream of Asparagus soup - 8 out of 10 Blueberry Cheesecake pie and Buttermilk pie - there is no scale for this, maybe 20 out of 10? Not a big place in size but big on taste....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank bnball
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food and good service. Usually get one or the other. Small place. I had Bait. My husband had the Tavern ham both really good. This is a definite do over.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 778janet2015
Reviewed 26 January 2019

We always try to eat at the Buttery while in Ruidoso. The food is always fresh and delicious. Everything is homemade everyday. Love the buttermilk pie. We try to get a table inside the very small restaurant but if it is a nice day there...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 302Forney
Reviewed 13 January 2019

Samplers of three wonderful salad choices, tasty sandwiches and decadent desserts. Cookies big enough for 2 but then “why share”?

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jim S
Reviewed 23 December 2018 via mobile

Went based on trip adviser’s 4+ rating , disappointed the famous pie was a 3 at best , sandwich was made well, tasted like a sandwich, the tomorrow basil soup was a 2-3 rating ,the pisole soup was great. Very tiny shop.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank U9458XUlisaw
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

My family and I ate here before heading out of town, and it was definitely worth the stop. Despite the fact that it was 15 minutes before closing time (I know... we were “those” people), the staff was all extremely friendly, patient, and accommodating. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank egchelle
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

You can’t go wrong with the chicken salad sandwich croissant, and a salad. The buttermilk pie is the best ever!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank KJGB1984
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Large variety of sandwiches and DELICIOUS soups. Chicken salad & the tuna salad were very tasty without too much mayo. Tomato basil soup was loaded with parm...creamy & flavorful. Potato soup was loaded with potatoes. Don't forget to save room for a piece of AMAZING...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Denise S
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We stopped here for some pie to go, because we had read so many great reviews. Got the buttermilk pie and a piece of cheesecake. The buttermilk pie was not as good as we expected. I've never had it before, but was expecting something fantastic...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank NorthStar368108
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We love to get the soup and sandwich specials here, and they never fail to delight. They have lots of very special desserts, but it's usually the buttermilk pie to which we succumb. That's what they are famous for!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SNTripper
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Response from Helen S | Reviewed this property |
YES, YES, YES. I was with a customer who ordered an entire take out order of gluten free food. She was very grateful for that option. I believe one of the items that she ordered was a quiche, some salads and ... not sure... More
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