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Is there any good sushi in Albuquerque?

by ninrn 2 years ago

Posting with low expectations since everyone seem to have fled the NM boards, but can anyone recommend a place with good, fresh sushi in Albuquerque? Is Magokoro my best bet? Thank you.

Opinions about Albuquerque Distilleries

by katiep15 2 years ago

Calling all distillery and spirits lovers in the area! Have 5 minutes to share your opinions and perceptions of distilleries in the area? I'm conducting a survey as part of a grad school marketing ...

Duran's Central Pharmacy, Albuquerque

The Librarian
by The Librarian 14 years ago

I just ate at Duran's for the first time last week, and I am still thinking about their incredible red and green chile sauces. I think I noticed a card on the table advertsing jars of their sauces,...

Dog House Drive-In | Albuquerque

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

My original target for my first bite in New Mexico of my May visit was Dog House Drive-In. However, when my travel day got off track, i switched to Duran's for table service and more comfort for a ...

Road Trip! Where to eat?? Albuquerque, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, & San Francisco

by tupeloshoney 3 years ago

We are doing a cross country road trip from Alabama and I would like your "DO NOT MISS THIS" food suggestions for ALB, LAS, LAX and SFO. We are also going to the grand canyon, but I think we are v...

Grass Fed Beef in Albuquerque

by economist22 8 years ago

Hello, where do you buy your grass fed beef? I had been buying it from Kellers on Eubank but they seem to raise the price every 3 weeks. In about a year and half it has gone from 4.28 a pound to 6...

Best spots for Central NM/ABQ-style New Mexican

by bigwheel042 3 years ago

Hi all, I'm going to be in Albuquerque in September and was wondering if there were any restaurants left still making what I've heard called "ABQ-style" New Mexican cooking, which is supposedly...

Eating in Albuquerque

by jwilbur 2 years ago

Hello my sister and I are coming into ABQ from Washington DC the last week of April and are looking for some cool places to eat preferably non chain for lunch and dinner. Also if we could find a ni...

Spoonbread--High altitude adjustment?

by CWick 3 years ago

After ruining gingerbread today after forgetting to adjust the recipe for high altitude, I'd better check: does spoonbread need high-altitude adjustment? No flour and no rising agents, so I'd guess...

Frontier Restaurant Green Chile Sauce Recipe?

by brindledog 5 years ago

I need this recipe! Someone else posted this same topic 3 years ago and there was not response. Please, someone, give us a recipe! Last time I visited ABQ I purchased an extra suitcase just s...

Good, plain buttermilk biscuits in Albuquerque?

by ninrn 3 years ago

Seems like no one from New Mexico uses this board any more, but I'll give it a shot anyway. I need to buy a dozen buttermilk biscuits. Does anyone know where to get them in Albuquerque? I don't wan...

Coffee Roaster in ABQ

by marelyisdead 11 years ago

Hello coffee hounds. Can you recommend a good roaster in ABQ? Preferably one that makes good espresso as well. Thanks in advance for your help.

Duke City Foodies, Where Are You?

by jmcooler 4 years ago

Consider this a call to action. I know Albuquerque is filled with Foodies like me. I'm Elite '17 on the Yelp Elite Squad for the city and Ive really enjoyed reading a lot of your reviews there. But...

Southern New Mexico in Albuquerque/Santa Fe

by Woofy 5 years ago

Is there any restaurant in Albuquerque or Santa Fe that serves Southern New Mexico style food - the stuff you get around Las Cruces or El Paso where red and green come more as sauces rather than ju...

Kombucha SCOBY - Anyone in Albuquerque/Santa Fe have some to share?

by ninrn 5 years ago

Hello, I'm very interested in making my own kombucha. Does anyone in the Albuquerque/Santa Fe area have a kombucha SCOBY (symbiotic culture of bacteria and yeast) you would be willing to share o...

Updated - My Albuquerque Pics

by DebitNM 13 years ago

Here is an updated list of my pics in Albuquerque. These are all places I have eaten at and consider my favorites. I have tried not to include any chains, but a couple of better ones are listed....

Lunch, good bakeries or ice cream spots between Denver and Albuquerque?

by khoffdenver 5 years ago

Will be driving Denver - Albuquerque and back over Labor Day weekend -- looking for suggestions for good modestly-priced lunch spots vaguely half-way between convenient to I-25. Something cafe or ...

The Shop - Promising New Cafe/Restaurant in Albuquerque

by ninrn 7 years ago

Had breakfast today at The Shop - Breakfast & Lunch in Nob Hill. It's on Monte Vista just north of Central (in that tiny plaza at the South-Eastern corner of the UNM Main Campus, where Girard, Cen...

Frontier Restaurant Green Chile Sauce Recipe?

by miss piggy 8 years ago

Anyone know the secret on how to recreate the deliciousness that comes out of the vats at Frontier in Albuquerque? Not the stew, but the sauce. Any help would be much appreciated!

Homecoming to ABQ: where I'm choosing to eat

by tenacity 5 years ago

Landed in ABQ after 8 months away, after living here for 17 years. Where did I go first? 1. El Comida Bueno in the airport, for the green chile stew. Not as hot as I wanted. 2. The Shop Breakfast...