Serving Great Mexican
Food Since 1964

Welcome to Fresh
New Mexico Cuisine

Locally Grown Ingredients
Made Fresh Daily

Chile Lovers Rejoice!

Nopalito's History

In 1964 Mr. and Mrs. Gallegos decided to go into the business of serving delicious Mexican food to the residents of Las Cruces and the surrounding area. Their first restaurant was located at 226 S. Campo street in a small adobe house on the corner of Campo and Amador about where the U.S. Bank building stands today. The small restaurant quickly outgrew it's size as word of the great food and famous green chile got out . . .

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Monday Special

Monday Family Special

Come enjoy our Monday Family Special from 3pm until 8:30 pm. Kids can eat a free hot dog and fries with the purchase of an adult entree and drink!

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Nopalitos Green Chile Cheeseburger

Try Nopalito’s Famous Green Chile Cheeseburger

You'll have to try really hard to resist this mouth watering combination of fresh beef, cheese, Hatch green chile, lettuce, onion, and tomatoes served with fries.

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Nopalitos Menudo

Nopalito’s Menudo, It’s Not Just For Breakfast Anymore

If you like Menudo, you're going to love this. We use the freshest ingredients to create our one of a kind delicacy. Try it you'll like it!

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