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“Where everyone eats.”

Frontier Restaurant
Ranked #3 of 83 Quick Bites in Albuquerque
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: USD 5 - USD 20
Cuisines: American, Mexican
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Good for: Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Dining options: After-hours, Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Takeout
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Frontier Restaurant is perfect for comfort food anytime of the day. Located across the street from University of New Mexico, this is where the college kids eat. And, for good reason. The food is good, portions generous and the price is reasonable. During peak times, the line can get long, but the wait is worth it. The menu is varied from traditional to New Mexican fair, and you can customize to your heart's content (stomach too).

Date of visit: January 2018
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Thank David G
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

This restaurant was really good, about 10 mins from the hotel we stayed at, a little too crowded, had to make a line to order but the green chili stew and the right there made flower tortillas was worth the wait

Date of visit: March 2018
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Thank i0van
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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Good spot for a quick late lunch, we'd definitely go back. I'd like to stop & get a cinnamon roll, noticed everyone was getting them. Had the 1/2 enchiladas with beans & left stuffed. Thanks for a great lunch!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Danielle C
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

The service and food is quick. Fortunately there was no line when I went on Sunday evening. Place was packed though. No booze just food only. I liked the Christmas combination of red and green chili

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Wander_Lust1969
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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

We went expecting good things, but were even more impressed when we got there. Went at 10:30 expecting a light crowd, and there was still a 5 minute line to order. Well worth the wait, no matter how long. New Mexican food was really good, and the cinnamon roll should be a must for everyone. Service was quick and efficient, and it’s easy to see why this place is so popular.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Traveler1959-123
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