17 OF THE BEST HOLLOMAN AFB RESTAURANTS
By Will Borger
IntroductionTraditional Mexican cuisine, Tex Mex, and classic Texas eats are staples of New Mexico’s vibrant restaurant scene, and living in and around Holloman AFB means you’ll have access to all of it. From local breweries to hole-in-the-walls or food trucks, the surrounding area has an option for everyone. So, as you get acquainted with your new community, you may wonder: where are the best restaurants to check out on Holloman AFB and in the surrounding area of Alamogordo, NM? We've got you covered! (1-4) Holloman AFB BX Food Court Restaurants (5-6) Fast Food on Holloman AFB (7-11) Family & MWR Restaurants on Holloman AFB (12-14) Top 3 TripAdvisor Restaurants near Holloman AFB (15-17) Top 3 Yelp Restaurants near Holloman AFB
Suggested Read:Holloman Air Force Base: In-Depth Welcome Center
Holloman AFB RestaurantsDining options on base are available in many flavors and multiple locations. Due to ongoing coronavirus concerns, it is best to confirm restaurant hours before you go.
Holloman AFB BX Food Court - Bldg. 227
1. Subway551 4th Street Bldg. 227 Holloman AFB, NM 88330
Phone: 1 (575) 479-1657
2. Charleys551 4th Street Bldg. 227 Holloman AFB, NM 88330
Phone: 1 (575) 479-1657
3. Taco Bell551 4th Street Bldg. 227 Holloman AFB, NM 88330
Phone: 1 (575) 479-1657
4. Dunkin’551 4th Street Bldg. 227 Holloman AFB, NM 88330
Phone: 1 (575) 551-7299
Holloman AFB BX - Bldg 33
5. Popeyes551 4th Street Bldg. 33 Holloman AFB, NM 88330
Phone: 1 (575) 479-2201
6. Dominoes551 4th Street Bldg. 33 Holloman AFB, NM 88330
Phone: 1 (575) 479-3030
Holloman AFB Family & MWR RestaurantsPlease check Holloman Air Force Base’s events and MWR website for COVID-19 updates and to view the restaurants’ current menus.
7. Brewed AwakeningsW. Connecticut Avenue Bldg. 588 Holloman AFB, NM 88330
Phone: 1 (575) 572-1761 Brewed Awakenings serves Starbucks coffee, tea, a diverse selection of smoothies and shakes, and several types of sandwiches.
8. Club Holloman980 New Mexico Idaho Avenue Bldg. 531 Holloman AFB, NM 88330
Phone: 1 (575) 572 - 8193/8194 Mostly open for bar services, Club Holloman is a great place to take in a sporting event, but it also offers catering services, as well.
9. Oasis Bar and Grill722 Idaho Avenue Bldg. 325 Holloman AFB, NM 88330
Phone: 1 (575) 572 - 4444 Oasis Bar and Grill serves up some of the best pizza on-post, as well as burgers, sandwiches, salads, hoagies, and wings. It’s also a great place to watch a game or UFC fight.
10. Shifting Sands Dining Facility660 Idaho Avenue Bldg. 274 Holloman AFB, NM 88330
Phone: 1 (575) 572 - 5859 Shifting Sands Dining Facility offers breakfast, lunch, dinner, and midnight meals, as well as 4/7 flight and ground support meals, holiday meals, and food for special occasions.
11. Strikers Grill660 Idaho Avenue Bldg. 468 Holloman AFB, NM 88330
Phone: 1 (575) 572 - 7378 Strikers Grill is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner and also features a snack bar. The menu offers pizza, burgers, sandwiches, wings, and tacos.
Restaurants Near Alamogordo, NMAlamogordo, New Mexico is a fairly small city, but there’s a lot of variety when it comes to the local restaurant scene. No matter what you’re looking for, you’re likely to find it. So, what restaurants are near Holloman Air Force Base, NM? With so many great choices, which restaurants are truly the best? That depends on who you ask so we provided some local favorites rated by TripAdvisor and Yelp to get you started.
TripAdvisor’s Top 3 Alamogordo, NM Restaurants
12. Can’t Stop Smokin’ BBQ900 10th St Alamogordo, NM 88310
Phone: 1 (575) 437-4227 Can’t Stop Smokin’ is counter service, but the friendly staff, large portions, and excellent food make up for having to eat with plastic utensils.
13. CJ’s Si Senor Restaurant2300 N White Sands Blvd Alamogordo, NM 8831
Phone: 1 (575) 437-7879 CJ’s Si Senor Restaurant is widely considered one of the best Mexican restaurants in the area, offering large portions, excellent service, and excellent Mexican food. Be sure to check out their margaritas and homemade salsa.
14. Waffle and Pancake Shoppe950 S White Sands Blvd Alamogordo, NM 88310
Phone: 1 (575) 437-0433 Waffle and Pancake Shoppe offers traditional breakfast, lunch, and brunch food. Don’t be put off by its small size; this place serves up big portions and excellent food.
Yelp’s Top 3 Alamogordo, NM Restaurants
15. D.H. Lescombes Winery & Bistro261 Panorama Blvd Alamogordo, NM 88310
Phone: 1 (575) 616-5595 Regarded as one of the classiest and best restaurants in Alamogordo, D.H. Lescombes Winery & Bistro offers incredible food and an excellent wine list, including wine flights, all backed by a wonderful staff.
16. Rizo’s Mexican Restaurant1480 N White Sands Blvd Alamogordo, NM 88310
Phone: 1 (575) 434-2607 Rizo’s Mexican Restaurant serves up a mix of authentic Mexican food, like sopes, or more traditional Tex-Mex fare. Be sure to check out their handmade desserts.
17. Nuckleweed Place526 LaBorcita Canyon Rd La Luz, NM 88337
Phone: 1 (575) 434-0000 Nuckleweed Place serves a little bit of everything, but reviewers rave about the stuffed French toast, Monte Cristo sandwich, eggs benedict, and prime rib sandwich. Be sure to make reservations if you decide to go.
ConclusionWe’ve listed some excellent restaurants here, but our list is just an appetizer. No doubt as you settle into your new community at Holloman AFB, you will find your own particular favorite restaurants. Don’t forget to ask your friends for their recommendations, too!
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