Albuquerque Restaurants

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  • 1. Duran Central Pharmacy

    $ | Old Town | Mexican

    A favorite of old-timers who know their way around a blue-corn enchilada (and know that the red is the chile to pick for it), this lunch counter...Read More

  • 2. Farina Pizzeria & Wine Bar

    $ | Pizza

    A stellar spot for truly artisanal thin-crust pizza, Farina draws loyal crowds inside an ancient former EDo grocery store with hardwood floors...Read More

  • 3. Model Pharmacy

    $ | Nob Hill | American

    Real-deal 1940s soda fountain, check; dependable grilled-to-order sandwiches (the standards, from tuna to bagels and burgers, all updated with...Read More

  • 4. The Grove Café & Market

    $ | Café

    This airy, modern EDo neighborhood favorite features locally grown, seasonal specials at reasonable prices. Enjoy such fresh, quality treats...Read More

  • 5. Barelas Coffee House

    $ | Barelas | Mexican

    Barelas may look like a set in search of a script, but it's the real deal: diners come from all over the city to sup in this old-fashioned chile...Read More

  • 6. Flying Star Cafe

    $ | Nob Hill | Café

    Flying Star is a staple here, and each outpost of this locally owned order-at-the-counter-first café suits its neighborhood. At the original...Read More

  • 7. Frontier Restaurant

    $ | University of New Mexico | Café

    This definitive student hangout—it's directly across from UNM—is open seven days from 5 am till the wee hours, and hits the spot for inexpensive...Read More

  • 8. Garcia's Kitchen

    $ | North Valley | Mexican

    Gotta have some green? Local mini-chain Garcia's does it—and red—right, and offers them served-up fast (and vegetarian-friendly). Come here...Read More

  • 9. Golden Crown Panaderia

    $ | Old Town | Bakery

    On the eastern fringe of Old Town, this aromatic, down-home-style bakery is especially well known for two things: its hearty green-chile bread...Read More

  • 10. La Crêpe Michel

    $ | Old Town | French

    When red-or-green chile overload sets in, Old Town offers an antidote: this tiny, French creperie tucked down a side alley, in what feels like...Read More

  • 11. Range Café

    $ | University of New Mexico | American

    A local standby for any meal, the Range Cafe has a high comfort quotient with hearty dishes like their Chimayo grilled-chicken sandwich with...Read More

  • 12. Sadie's

    $ | Los Ranchos de Albuquerque | Mexican

    Remembered fondly by old-timers for the days when its home was inside the Lucky 66 bowling alley next door, Sadie's is still a lively scene...Read More

  • 13. Standard Diner

    $ | American

    Set in the heart of EDo, the Standard occupies a 1930s Texaco station with high ceilings and massive plate-glass windows and offers better-than...Read More

  • 14. Viet Taste

    $ | University of New Mexico | Vietnamese

    Excellent, authentic Vietnamese food is served up in this compact, modern, bamboo-accented restaurant (once inside, it's easy to ignore the...Read More

  • 15. Zacatecas

    $ | Nob Hill | Mexican

    With the vibrant Zacatecas, The Compound's Mark Kiffin introduced that rare bird to Albuquerque's dining scene: a restaurant inspired by the...Read More

  • 16. Gold Street Caffè

    $ | Downtown | Café

    A culinary cornerstone of Downtown Albuquerque dining, this contemporary storefront café with exposed-brick walls and high ceilings serves breakfast...Read More

  • 17. Sophia's Place

    $ | Los Ranchos de Albuquerque | Café

    Devotees can't get enough of the muy buenos berry pancakes with real maple syrup, breakfast burritos (with the papas —or potatoes—inside...Read More

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