Dining & Nightlife

Savor the New Mexican Dining Experience

Delight in traditional New Mexican favorites and modern twists on the classics at our own Garduño's Restaurant & Cantina and sample Las Cruces nightlife at Azul Ultra Lounge.
Holiday Dining

Holiday Dining at Hotel Encanto

Gather together with family and friends to celebrate this season!

Christmas Eve reservation times: 4:30pm and 6:30pm
Christmas Day reservation times: 1:30pm and 3:30pm

Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Menu


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Holiday Dining at Hotel Encanto

Gather together with family and friends to celebrate this season!

Christmas Eve reservation times: 4:30pm and 6:30pm
Christmas Day reservation times: 1:30pm and 3:30pm

Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Menu


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Black & White New Year's Eve Ball

Dec 31 - Doors Open at 7pm - Tickets: $65 per person

Say goodbye to 2018 with our Black & White New Year's Eve Ball featuring Frequenzia and DJ Robert Bailon in the ballroom and DJ Flipz in Azul! These New Year's Eve parties also include heavy hors d'oeuvres at 9pm, continental breakfast at 1am, and a champagne toast at midnight. Purchase tickets...read more

Black & White New Year's Eve Ball

Dec 31 - Doors Open at 7pm - Tickets: $65 per person

Say goodbye to 2018 with our Black & White New Year's Eve Ball featuring Frequenzia and DJ Robert Bailon in the ballroom and DJ Flipz in Azul! These New Year's Eve parties also include heavy hors d'oeuvres at 9pm, continental breakfast at 1am, and a champagne toast at midnight. Purchase tickets here!

VIP table and bottle service is also available.

Or take the elevator home and enjoy tickets to the ball plus accommodations for two! Learn more!

Limited Seating. Must be 21 or older to attend.read less
New Menu with Creative Twists on the Classics

Garduño's Restaurant & Cantina

An institution among restaurants in Las Cruces, NM, Garduño's group of restaurants has been offering savory local cuisine to New Mexicans and visitors since 1969. Taste authentic regional cuisine from Mexico and New Mexico, and indulge yourself with an extensive selection of wines, liqueurs and margaritas. Call 575-532-4277 for reservations.

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Garduño's Restaurant & Cantina

An institution among restaurants in Las Cruces, NM, Garduño's group of restaurants has been offering savory local cuisine to New Mexicans and visitors since 1969. Taste authentic regional cuisine from Mexico and New Mexico, and indulge yourself with an extensive selection of wines, liqueurs and margaritas. Call 575-532-4277 for reservations.

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Azul Ultra Lounge

Azul Ultra Lounge

Modeled after the sophisticated clubs found in Spain and Mexico, Azul offers a host of tempting small plates and innovative cocktails that rival any of the restaurants in Las Cruces, NM, coupled with beautiful decor, an outdoor patio for a Las Cruces nightlife hot spot that will tantalize all your senses.

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Azul Ultra Lounge

Modeled after the sophisticated clubs found in Spain and Mexico, Azul offers a host of tempting small plates and innovative cocktails that rival any of the restaurants in Las Cruces, NM, coupled with beautiful decor, an outdoor patio for a Las Cruces nightlife hot spot that will tantalize all your senses.

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Other Las Cruces Nightlife and Dining Options

Our Las Cruces hotel has a variety of dining and nightlife options outside our doors. The best part is, we have curated the best local restaurants in Las Cruces, NM, in our Local Treasures Discount Card where our guests get an exclusive 15% discount. 

For some favorite New Mexico recipes from our restaurants and bars, visit newmexicotravelblog.com/recipes.

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