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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 good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“sopapillas” (20 reviews)
“carne adovada” (9 reviews)
“burrito” (9 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
621 S Camino Del Pueblo, Bernalillo, NM 87004-5736
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We came here because a local recommended it. Really good food. Get the shredded beef, it's so good. The server was really surprised that my gringo looking (she is) girl could eat their green chili. Hot stuff. Dinner food is better than the sopapillas here.

Thank webtravelreview
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Don’t let the dirt parking lot or the neighborhood fool you. This is the place to go for New Mexican cooking. Made with love and plenty of taste. Welcoming staff and a simple but clean and bright interior make this a must do if you...More

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 3 days ago

I was very disappointed in the service and food. Never got water to drink even though I asked. I also had to request chips - thought that always came with a good Mexican restaurant when you ordered a full meal. Food was very average. Did...More

Thank mairwin2017
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Everybody in the area seems to love Abuelitas. However it is in an old run down building and the food is just Ok. The smell was not good. Casa Diaz food is much better, and their building is modern and beautiful. Art work is displayed...More

Thank deezba
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Enjoyed lunch. Had a burrito smothered in green chile. Chile was spicy but very tasty. The salsa was also very good. Pleasant service and nice locally owned business. Just kind of coincidentally we stayed and high end resort. Had dinner there last night and spent...More

Thank Sabien
Reviewed 22 November 2017

For New Mexican food this place is pretty good. The green chile can sometimes be very hot but the servers are good about warning you. I get it on the side and then I can put on as much as I need. The only negative...More

Thank SantiagoDelValle
Reviewed 22 October 2017 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 10 October 2017

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 5 October 2017

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
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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
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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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