Category Archives: Restaurant Review

The Grove Cafe & Market


With a fun blend of hip urban and friendly neighborhood ambience steeped in organic and artisan roots, The Grove serves up a hearty breakfast and lunch menu as well as coffees, teas, beer, and wine. With spacious indoor and covered patio dining, the … Continue reading

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Tim’s Place – Breakfast, Lunch and Lots of Hugs


Harris makes a point to greet patrons of his new restaurant, tell them about his place and then offer the best thing on the menu – a hug. Continue reading

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Family-Run Chinese Eatery Offers Authentic Cuisine


Nestled between a ski shop and a bakery, the Szechwan Chinese Restaurant  has been serving up authentic – not to mention delicious cuisine for over 20 years.  Known for their family and house dinners ($9.95 – $17.50/person) which include a … Continue reading

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El Pinto: Serving up New Mexican Cuisine since 1962


The sprawling restaurant can now seat over 1200 guests and is a favorite spot for weddings, events, and celebrity sightings. Continue reading

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Daily Grind: Courtyard Dining in Downtown Albuquerque


With a storefront presence along the bustling Route 66, the Daily Grind offers a surprisingly quiet courtyard  as well as several small indoor dining spots, serving up down-home style service and food. No Wifi Hours: Mon 7 AM – 4 … Continue reading

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Cafe Giuseppe: Handmade Goodness in Nob Hill


This quaint little cafe in Nob Hill, located on the corner of Silver and Wellesley, features fresh European pastries, organic (and delicious) gelato, panini, salads, and hand-pressed espresso made from free trade organic oak roasted beans.  Enjoy indoor seating or … Continue reading

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Seasons Rotisserie and Grill: Upscale Old Town


Located in the heart of Old Town, this upscale restaurant offers up such delights as a lunchtime Rotisserie Lamb Sandwich  or elegant evening dining like the House Made Artichoke Ravioli – along with a wide variety of other dishes which … Continue reading

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Five Star Burgers: Not Your Normal Burger Joint


Go ahead – ask for more napkins when you order.  You’re going to need them.  Serving up juicy gourmet burgers, salmon, salads and daily specials, Five Star Burgers offers indoor and patio seating along with a small sports bar in … Continue reading

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Rooster’s: Small Town Friendliness in Downtown District


Located on the south side of Central Avenue in the Downtown District of Albuquerque, Rooster’s offers small town friendliness while overlooking the hustle and bustle of an urban business hub.  Serving everything from sandwiches, burgers, and New Mexican cuisine, Rooster’s … Continue reading

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Blade’s Bistro: European Flair, Southwest Ambiance


Just a few short minutes north of Albuquerque, you’ll find a wonderful little bistro which blends old world charm with Southest style serving up European cuisine with a New Mexican flair. Continue reading

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