Albuquerque has its fair share of breakfast spots, but no other city has Tim's Place. For the past two years, Tim's has been serving up breakfast, lunch and a whole lot of hugs. That's right, customers are greeted with a hug by Tim, the man himself.
But as much as they're known for having a friendly attitude, Tim's Place has been written up nationally because its owner, Tim Harris, defies expectations. Tim has Down Syndrome. People magazine has been out to visit and a KRQE story on the restaurant was picked up by CNN Headline News Network. Tim has won dozens of medals in the Special Olympics. He also does speaking engagements.
Read my review of Tim's Place.