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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

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“The best New Mexican food in town with great margaritas! It’s always busy and you get a bang for your buck. ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Bed & Breakfast
“A pricey but cool farm to table experience with excellent mixed drinks and 5 star plates of food. Visit the local shop to buy some cool lavender items and artisanal crafts.”
  • 41 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“The BEST place for brunch! Outdoor seating is available overlooking the gardens and small vegetable farm. Order the pastry trio and coffee (or mimosas) to enjoy while you wait for your breakfast - Everything on the menu is delicious!”
  • 37 locals recommend
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“This quaint cafe is located in one of my favorite neighborhoods in Albuquerque. Around here you will find old farms, charming homes with lots of land, and a beautiful nature center that is perfect for walking:-). The cafe itself sells delicious desserts (I love the pies here) and the coffee is pretty good:-). And if you like bookstores, there’s an awesome bookstore right next to the cafe. I highly recommend this place to families and solo travelers alike:-). ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Bar
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“A very cool hidden away speakeasy that requires reservations and a password to get in. They have some of the best steaks and mixed drinks in town. It’s pricey, but worth the visit for the food alone, not to mention this is where you can sometimes also see celebrities in town that are here filming movies or shows.”
  • 18 locals recommend
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“The original one is in Cuba, NM about 60 miles from ABQ. Great NM food and great Margaritas. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
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“The best breakfast burritos in town. Get the bacon/red...you won't regret it. Lunch and dinner are great as well. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
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“El Patio is a 10-15 minute walk from your back door. You can exit our property through a spiral design metal gate and walk past the church to the north. This is also the way you walk to Flying Star Cafe.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This pizza chain is home-grown and if you think their pizza is good their sandwiches will knock you off your feet. Don't forget the greek dressing..makes all the difference.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bed & Breakfast
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“Make reservations in advance to dine at Campo, the newly renovated restaurant located at Los Poblanos, an organic lavender farm and inn located in the Rio Grande River Valley. An upscale, field-to-fork dining experience. If you visit during the day, take time to visit the farm shop for gifts made with lavender from the farm. Johnny's Favorite: Blue Corn Hushpuppies and NM Beef Ribeye Ranchero; Aja's Favorite: Blue Corn Hushpuppies 13 minute drive; 45 minute bike ride (brunch)”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bakery
“A great array of delicious Ayurvedic vegetarian food. Something for everyone.”
  • 11 locals recommend
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“Used to be called Sophia's. Hole in the wall type feel, probably some of the freshest and best New Mexican food in town!”
  • 7 locals recommend
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“Enjoy some high noon tea and treats with friends, the ambiance and tea is amazing!”
  • 6 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“A local chain started in Espanola, Blake's is where regular folks get their green chile cheeseburgers, and pretty good breakfast burritos too. 76 locations around New Mexico.”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“Good old fashioned community diner. The food is good and reasonable and you get the feel of days gone by.....Small, community oriented diner. It just feels and tastes good!”
  • 3 locals recommend