The 6 Best Under The Radar Albuquerque Restaurants to Try Right Now

NOTE: This is a complete rewrite of the article generated by which was posted in this blog earlier today.

If you’re looking for an adventure, then these 6 restaurants are the perfect place to start. From all-American to all-Mexican, New Mexican food ranges from delicious to downright impressive. The secret’s in the ingredients, and these restaurants have perfected them with their unique twists on tacos and tamales and burgers and salads and papas fritas.

1.) Duran Central Pharmacy
There’s a reason this spot is so popular – try the double-fried green chile cheeseburger. [1815 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104]
2.) Barelas Coffee House
This little restaurant in Barelas serves up delicious Mexican food to customers who love to travel to historic locations like La Casa Encendida, the home of William “Billy the Kid” Bonney, who was notorious for killing five men in 1881. [1508 4th St SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102]

UPDATE 10-17-2021 
This restaurant quickly became a staple of local residents and tourists alike for its delicious cuisine. [700 Central Ave SE]  — 
4. ) Machitos El Güero
This family-owned restaurant serves up authentic New Mexican food with a relaxing atmosphere. Stop by for breakfast or lunch. [6001 Central Ave NW]
5.) Sanchez Tacos
Sanchez Tacos serves up authentic New Mexican tacos and burritos from their truck located at Central and Wyoming in Old Town. Maybe they’ll start selling them at the new proposed food court in Downtown Albuquerque. [11 Locations in Albuquerque and Santa Fe]
6. ) Al’s Big Dipper
Al’s serves up sandwiches [Downtown Albuquerque on 5th and Copper, attached to the Main Public Library on the east side]