You’ve working hard, so we’ve done the work of listing some of the best restaurants in Las Cruces, NM for you! No matter what flavor your palette desires, there’s a seat for you at the table. Because Las Cruces is second largest city in the state and is home to New Mexico State Univeristy, you’ll no doubt find the food you’re tummy is grumbling for.

DH Lescombes Winery & Bistro

There are many reasons DH Lescombes Windery & Bistro has top reviews for local restaurants. This place has a rich heritage of quality, beauty, and care that makes coming here not just another meal but an affordable experience to remember. You’ll find a variety of delicous pastas, healthy salads, soups, sandwiches, chicken and steak, fish and thoughtful desserts. This is a sixth generation French winery who takes their food and wine seriously. You’ll have to stop by and experience the “careful balance of nature and nurturing, both in the vineyard and winery” that has been cultivated here.

Restaurant Style: Wine and Bistro

Location: 1720 Avenida de Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM 88005

Restaurant Hours:

  • Sunday – Thursday: 11:00 am – 9:00 pm
  • Friday & Saturday: 11:00 am – 10:00 pm

Pastas, pizzas and sandwiches, homemade soups, seafood and perfectly cooked streaks! 18 years running is a long time to be voted “the best Italian Restaurant in Las Cruces”. This family owned and operated gem is approaching 50 years of combined restaurant experience. Lorenzo’s uses the finest gourmet ingredients for your dine-in and catering needs.

Restaurant Style: Italian

Location: 1753 E. University Ave., Las Cruces, NM 88011

Restaurant Hours:

  • Monday-Thursday: 11 – 9pm
  • Friday: 11- 9:30pm
  • Saturday: Noon – 9:30pm
  • Sunday: Noon – 8pm


No matter what meal time it is, here’s where you get your Mexican food craving taken care of! ChaChi’s serves all your faves: burritos, tacos, sandwiches, burgers, soups and salads — don’t forget the best Queso!!

Restaurant Style: Mexican

2 Locations: 2460 S Locust St A, Las Cruces, NM 88001 & 505 Joe Gutierrez St, Las Cruces, NM 88007

Restaurant Hours:

  • Monday-Saturday: 8am-8pm
  • Sunday: Closed


The team at Pecan Grill and Brewery not only takes great pride in taste and presentation, they make every effort to source local ingredients. Enjoy live music and weekly events as you, your friends and family choose from a wide variety of house favorites, soups and salads, sandwiches, or choose one of our “off the grill” selections.

Restaurant Style: American with Southwestern twists

Location: 500 S Telshor Blvd, Las Cruces, NM 88011

Restaurant Hours:

  • Monday-Thursday: 11am-9pm
  • Friday-Saturday: 11am-12am
  • Sunday: 11am-8pm



You can’t go wrong at this Korean restaurant with their super affordable K-Bowl. Take your pick of protein: beef, spicy pork, grilled chicken or tofu, add yoru favorite base and vegetables, then top it off with a special sauce. This is a rare combination of fast, fresh, healthy, plentiful and inexpensive!

Restaurant Style: Korean

Location: 1001 E University Ave d3, Las Cruces, NM 88001

Restaurant Hours:

  • Monday-Saturday: 11am-8pm
  • Sunday: Closed


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