Top Spots for a Big Juicy Steak in Ruidoso

Lincoln County is ranch country and Ruidoso is a hotspot of steakhouses. Longtime visitors swear by the consistently tasty cuts of steak often paired with an extensive wine list and fresh seafood.

The best steakhouses in Ruidoso, NM.

The best steakhouses in Ruidoso, NM.

Texas Club Grill & Bar

A Western-style joint and longtime favorite serving a steak & seafood menu in a comfortable dining room with a lake view. Directions.

Wendell's Steak and Seafood

This signature restaurant at the Inn of the Mountain Gods features fresh seafood, aged steaks, delicately crafted desserts, and an impressive wine list. Directions.

The Ranchers Steak and Seafood Restaurant

The Ranchers serves up steaks - lots of them - and a good selection of high quality seafood. Soups, nice salads, and a good variety of side dishes are offered.  Directions.

Cattle Baron

Local Old West themed steakhouse chain featuring prime rib, seafood & a huge salad bar. Directions. 

K-Bob's Steakhouse

A regional steakhouse chain that operates in Texas, New Mexico and Southern Colorado. Directions.

Grill Caliente

Features a Southwest menu that highlights the best of New Mexico beef and a variety of items off the grill complemented by a diverse wine list. Directions.

Michael J's Italian-American Cuisine

There is something for everyone at Michael J's with a menu of delicious Italian food in addition to steak and seafood. Directions.