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Sadie's on Academy

5400 Academy Rd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109-3302
+1 505-821-3388
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (24 reviews)
“sopapillas” (23 reviews)
“beans” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
5400 Academy Rd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109-3302
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1 - 10 of 194 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Apparently authentic New Mexican not Tex Mex. Large portions. Ordered beef brisket enchiladas with side of chili.. Very good but a bit on the spicy side for my tastes.

Thank dandjchurch
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife had the stuffed Sopapillas with chicken and I had the beef brisket burrito. As usual we had a great dinner, the food was prepared fresh and flavorful. This is one of our standard stops for dinner when visiting the Albuquerque area.

Thank Doug T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place!! The food , margaritas, and beer, was wonderful. Don’t leave without an order Of Sopa Pilla

Thank geyenn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sorry, but I guess I do not remember when chicken enchiladas cost almost $15.00. Do not get me wrong, they were good, but wow. Oh and go for rolled instead of flat. Mine were just a pile of chicken with not enough sauce. Service was...More

Thank BLDTraveler
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Due to the high ratings of this restaurant, we took a group of 9 for a Sunday lunch after a weekend of dancing. We were all in high spirits & anticipating a wonderful meal. The service was functional - although not overly busy, our 2...More

Thank pshurd
Reviewed 25 August 2018

We went in with several out of town guests and had a great meal and really good service considering the size of our party. The ticket for a party of 7 before tax and tip was 167.00 and only 2 had alcohol. We will be...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Food was amazing. Large portions so plan to take some home for later. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank bkeneda
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Decided to give the restaurant a try due to a good opinion among local friends. I have to say that it was just ok. The guacamole appetizer was very good, although the large portion was not very large. Salsa was quite spicy and good. The...More

Thank Disc29
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Sadie's often is mentioned among the "top" Mexican restaurants in Albuquerque, a city of many such. Personally, I found their food pretty good, but clearly not in league with the city's best.

Thank David R
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Everything I heard was true! Margaritas were great! The house salsa with chips was tooooo hit for most people! I was surprised, but adapted and liked it! The tamale and enchilada was tasty. The enchilada sauce was a bit pedestrian. Mine is better from scratch....More

Thank SFBMatt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5400 Academy Rd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109-3302 (Formerly Sadie's of New Mexico)
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-821-3388
  • E-mail
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