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Abuelita's New Mexican Restaurant

621 S Camino Del Pueblo, Bernalillo, NM 87004-5736
+1 505-867-9988
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Mexican, Southwestern
621 S Camino Del Pueblo, Bernalillo, NM 87004-5736
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited Abuelita's for dinner and were underwhelmed by the quality of the food. Service was polite and swift, but the cuisine left a lot to be desired.

Thank ggsmac
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had made myself a note to try Abuelita's for authentic New Mexico chile, as the place we ate last time in Bernalillo (about 5 years ago) had closed. Driving by that location I saw that there was a new restaurant operating there, which seemed...More

Thank CorpsofDiscovery
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had the chili relleno smothered with green chili. one of the best I;ve ever had. small comfortable little place. service was excellent and prices very low!!! I've been on the road for 5 weeks travelling around the west and southwest and this was a rare...More

Thank Ed B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This place needs some help in looking better to make the experience more comfortable. The street presentation is questionable, the inside is so plain and uninteresting. The food is good, but almost feels cafeteria quality. A redo/remake do over could help boost this place's business.

Thank LKito
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Nice cafe atmosphere. the food is good quality, the green chile is hot. The service was very good and friendly.

Thank timo2
Reviewed 13 July 2017

I wouldn't normally go to a restaurant like this; out of the way, not very attractive, bare design, but the food was very good and our server was pleasant and efficient.

Thank Joseph T
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The food here is really good, the prices are reasonable and the service is great. The green chile is HOT. Just the way I like it. Not a "classy" looking restaurant, more a "homey" atmosphere. It is obvious that locals eat here (always a good...More

1  Thank crystalwolfTN
Reviewed 8 July 2017

The day after our visit, I was surprised to learn it was a chain because it certainly didn't feel so. The food was tasty, and good value too.

Thank maniunchik
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We were in town for a day, asked our motel clerk for a good Mexican restaurant, she recommended Abuelita's, and am I glad she did! If you like/love green chile and like it hot, then they have it. We had breakfast, excellent! Will definitely come...More

Thank Kathleen E
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We were driving from Santa Fe to Albuquerque, we were hungry, and there was not much to be found along I-25. I put "restaurants near me" into my phone, and Abuelita's came up as being about 25 miles away, so we said "Let's do it!"....More

Thank charliespr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 621 S Camino Del Pueblo, Bernalillo, NM 87004-5736
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Bernalillo
  • Phone Number: +1 505-867-9988
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