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Joe's Pasta House

3201 Southern Blvd SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124-2070
+1 505-892-3333
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (68 reviews)
“bread” (32 reviews)
“cannoli” (9 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Seafood, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3201 Southern Blvd SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124-2070
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have been there with my family before and enjoyed it everytime. On this particular visit was a fund raiser for a local charity organization. As usual the food was excellent,service too notch and i support local businesses and Joe's Pasta House is active in...More

Thank Sammy G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good place for a business lunch with colleagues and or family and friends. nice atmosphere and very clean. Good people great staff everyone was very friendly our food was served fast and hot. The lunch buffet was a great deal as well. My family and...More

Thank nt1200
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here last week and were extremely impressed. The food was excellent and the service more excellent. I ordered the clam linguine with white sauce and was shocked when the dish arrived. In addition to the clams in shells there was a huge helping...More

Thank Marta G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for lunch and we were impressed with the immediate and attentive service. Additionally, tap beers were available, allowing for either a quick working lunch or a more relaxed stay at your option. Beers were served very cold. We opted for the buffet which...More

Thank Denny R
Reviewed 12 May 2018

I took my daughter and her fiance here for a nice dinner. It did not disappoint! The service was wonderful. We had bread on the table and water minutes after sitting down. Our waitress was kind and explained the specials. They offered a $49.95 special...More

Thank OkieHoosier
Reviewed 29 April 2018

I just moved to Rio Rancho from Rhode Island. Home of the famous Federal Hill italian district. When I left I mourned having access to real italian food. Since I've been here I've realized how spoiled I was back East. Now on my birthday I...More

2  Thank Ditmus L
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Great Italian buffet. Great selections of pasta, meatballs, soups, salad and other Italian dishes. Always hot too!

Thank Mickey6448
Reviewed 2 April 2018

A favorite Italian restaurant with large, delicious meals! Great friendly service too!! My friend and I enjoyed our dinners and the atmosphere.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Excellent variety of Italian dishes. Heavy with sauces. A little pricey. Bread is very fresh. Salad plain. Lunch buffet has good choices of pastas, sauces and casserol dishes. Some seafood dishes, some cream sauces, mainly tomato based sauces.

Thank Ann L O
Reviewed 5 March 2018

My husband and I moved to NM from NJ in late 2016. Since we got here, we've been looking for our go-to Italian restaurant. In NJ, Italian restaurants are on every corner. In NM, not so much. In Joe's Pasta House, we found the Italian...More

Thank alpw
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Crystal B
10 August 2016|
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Response from KC and Joe G | Property representative |
Absolutely, we have our Lunch menu available until 3pm Monday-Saturday and our dinner menu is available open-close.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3201 Southern Blvd SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124-2070
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Rio Rancho
  • Phone Number: +1 505-892-3333
  • E-mail
"Our Focus is on Quality Ingredients, Great Atmosphere & Personal Service." Voted Best Italian Restaurant Albuquerque 2013, Best Pasta Albuquerque 2013 & Best Dessert: Tiramisu; as voted on in Albuquerque the Magazine, The Weekly Alibi & Best of Taste of Rio Rancho 2014! Serving Rio Rancho & Albuquerque, New Mexico area for over 14 years & reviewed as one of the Best Restaurants; Joe's Pasta House proudly shares with you the traditional Italian American cuisine created with immigration recipes taught to Joe while growing up in his grandmother's kitchen. Working in the family bakery, Joe also learned the pastry trade from his father; but his heart remained in grandma's kitchen. After reiceving culinary training in NYC; Joe started out in the restaurant business as dishwasher, then a cook while also serving & he worked his way up. Being experienced with working with several chefs, he started his first business with Dagwood's Restaurant following with Avanti's Pizzeria & Dakota's Catering. Kassie (KC), Joe's wife, started out as server in her teens, working her way up to food & beverage management by her early 20's; both in restaurants & catering. Together Joe & Kassie Guzzardi team up to serve you with over 50 years combined restaurant & catering experience. It is our joy & pleasure to serve you.
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