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Albuquerque Old Town Restaurants - Restaurants in Albuquerque Old Town
Albuquerque Old Town restaurants have something for the tourist and visitor, but many of these spots are favorites with locals well. Find the New Mexican cuisine you're looking for or a quick place to stop in for a bite to eat. Only restaurants that are in the Old Town plaza area are listed.

May Day Growers Market
The first annual May Day Growers Market takes place May 1 at the South Valley Economic Development Center.

Tea Rooms in Albuquerque
Albuquerque tea rooms range from traditional teas with a three course meal to a place to grab a quick sandwich. You'll also find tea at specialty shops that carry every kind of tea you need.

Pies in Albuquerque
Find where to get the many pies Albuquerque has to offer, from hand made artisanal slices to more commercial fare.

Mes Amis Teahouse
Visit Mes Amis Teahouse in Nob Hill for a traditional French afternoon tea.

Green Chile Stew, New Mexico Style
Green chile stew is a standard dish in many of Albuquerque's New Mexican restaurants. See a recipe for green chile stew.

Christmas Dining in Albuquerque
Find out where to get a special dinner on Christmas day or Christmas eve in Albuquerque.

Farm & Table Restaurant
Farm & Table restaurant features fresh, local ingredients from nearby farms and businesses.

Vegan and Vegetarian Restaurants
Find a listing of vegan restaurants in the Albuquerque area.

Nosh
Nosh Delicatessen and Bakery in Albuquerque's Nob Hill offers breakfast, lunch and specialty baked items for a Jewish deli experience found nowhere else in the Q.

Restaurants in Albuquerque Nob Hill
Introduces some of the Albuquerque Nob Hill neighborhood restaurants.

Breakfast in Albuquerque
Whether you're on the lookout for chile over eggs, green chile potatoes, or a small, fresh bit of fruit with your pancakes, Albuquerque breakfast restaurants have you covered.

Albuquerque Breakfast Restaurants
Albuquerque breakfast restaurants are reviewed.

Valentines Day in Albuquerque

Valentine's Day in the Albuquerque area can be as intimate as a quiet dinner for two, or as on top of the world as a ride in a hot air balloon. Find ideas on gifts, packages, restaurants and what Albuquerque has to offer for you and your special someone.

Valentines Dinner Specials in Albuquerque
If you're looking for a Valentine's dinner special in Albuquerque, you've got quite a few places to choose from. But make your reservation as these places book up faster than you can say I love you. Here are some top picks to choose from. Restaurants at Albuquerque's finer hotels are offering special Valentine dinners. Book a reservation for...

Albuquerque Food Carts
The Curbside Cuisine pod of food trucks can be found every week at the Talin Market in Albuquerque.

New Years Eve Dinner in Albuqueruqe
New Year's Eve can be as festive as a large party, or as quiet as an evening at home with family and friends. Dining out can be as large or as small as you make it, as restaurants offer a variety of dining options. Find a restaurant that has what you're looking for, and ring in the new year. Prices do not include tax or gratuity. Information is...

Corrales Restaurants
The restaurants in Corrales, New Mexico have food that ranges from the everyday to the sublime.

Albuquerque Area Easter Brunches
Special occasions call for brunch, and Easter is no exception. Albuquerque has fine Easter brunches, some with Easter egg hunts for the kids, some more suited to after-church, and others a bit more casual. There are also more elegant options with champagne. Each offers a special brunch experience.

Sports Bars and Grills in the Albuquerque Area
You love the Lobos and want to watch the game with family and friends. Or you love the Super Bowl, but don't want the hassle of putting the food together yourself. Or you just like hanging out, talking sports. Whatever the occasion, Albuquerque has sports bars where you can watch the game and enjoy a beer or two.

Pancake Day in Albuquerque
Pancake Day in Albuquerque happens every year on Shrove Tuesday, and local IHOP restaurants give away a free stack of pancakes.

Mother's Day Brunches
Mother's Day calls for something special for someone who is special to the family. Albuquerque offers a variety of options for Mother's Day brunch, from casual to elegant. Consider taking Mom out for a well deserved brunch this year.

Albuquerque Wine Tasting Rooms
Albuquerque wine tasting rooms provide the wine lover a place to sip and enjoy southwestern wines. Local producers have built on a centuries-old tradition of growing grapes that are made into award winning wines. Whether you're familiar with wines and want to sample some local lines, or want to discover the flavors available, visiting wine tasting rooms is a great way to develop or enhance your w…

Irish Restaurants and Pubs
The authentic Irish experience is out there, where you can enjoy a good pint, a bit of fish and chips, and a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. There is usually live music involved, and lots of friends to spend an hour with, just like over the sea in the Land of Green.

Winter Wine Tastings in Albuquerque
Winter is a great time of year to stay indoors and savor good food and wine pairings. Find out where some special wine tastings are taking place this winter.

Cafe Giuseppe Offers Great Coffee
Cafe Giuseppe has great coffee in a downtown location.

Bagels
Wolfe's Bagels claims they have the best bagels above sea level. They lead the way in Albuquerque for sure.

Kids Eat Free in Albuquerque
Lists Albuquerque area restaurants where kids eat free or nearly free.

Albuquerque Romantic Restaurants
Albuquerque has many fine restaurants. Some of the best not only provide dinner, but set the scene for a romantic evening out, with starched white linen tablecloths and a perfect bottle of wine. Consider one for your next special night out.

Central Avenue Bars in Albuquerque's Nob Hill
Nob Hill has a lot to offer, not the least of which is some of the city’s top bars, all within a few blocks along Central Avenue.

Albuquerque Restaurants on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
Find out what Albuquerque restaurants are featured on the Food Network show, "Diners, Dive-ins and Dives."

Rancho de Chimayo Restaurant
Rancho de Chimayo has a reputation for excellence authentic northern New Mexican cuisine.

Camino Real Wines
Camino Real Winery in Tome, New Mexico carries award winning wines with a rich history.

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