If you're a first time visitor to Albuquerque, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a smaller local eatery could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but the restaurants may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about restaurants in Albuquerque.
Here are some of the most recommended restaurants in Albuquerque.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about restaurants:
"For simple, cheap New Mexican classics, try Frontier Restaurant." See More
"California Pastrami Grove Cafe & Market The Artichoke Cafe Frontier Restaurant Seasons Rotisserie & Grill Los Poblanos Inn & Cultural Center Apothecary Lounge (tapas) Canteen Brewhouse" See More
"El Pinto Restaurant is really good and beautiful." See More
"I would eat at Mary & Tito's Cafe for some great green, red, or christmas (green and red) chilies and a sopapilla and have breakfast at Grove Cafe & Market." See More
"Seasons Rotisserie & Grill is right around the corner from Hotel Albuquerque, and it is one of my favorite restaurants in town." See More
"Hi Yili, Albuquerque doesn't have that much to offer in terms of NightLife, but what we do have is Effex Night Club (gay, but great music, and a lot of people like to hang there Thur/Fri/Sat) Monte Vista, Imbibe, Zinc Wine Bar & Bistro and Two Fools Tavern are located in Nob Hill (off Central near the University of New Mexico) While you're in ABQ, you might as well visit Santa Fe during the day and check out the shopping, Santa Fe Plaza, Canyon Road Galleries (a road with 75+ galleries), and delicious eateries ( Blue Corn Cafe And Brewery, The Shed, and Tomasita's are good places to start)." See More
"El Pinto Restaurant & Cantina http://www." See More
"If you go there, stop in San Antonio at either the Buckhorn Tavern or the Owl Cafe for one of their famous green chile cheeseburgers and a beer." See More
"Vernon's Hidden Valley Steakhouse and sadly a lot of the places I would have suggested for day trips and stuff were closed due to our illustrious government!" See More
"We liked Cafe Pasqual's (creative food, local ingredients, great), Vinaigrette (amazing salads with local ingredients they grow in their own farm) and La Boca (Spanish tapas) in Santa Fe, and Farina Pizzeria (fantastic gourmet pizza) and Quesadilla Grille (very simple but great flavored quesadillas) in Albuquerque." See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from Albuquerque locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Albuquerque.
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