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Frontier Restaurant

2400 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-3507
+1 505-266-0550
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cinnamon rolls” (257 reviews)
“tortillas” (187 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2400 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-3507
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Reviewed yesterday

Food is decent. Lots of room to study with friends. Their tortillas are amazing. Try the cinnamon rolls for desert.

Thank KP-WP10
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had the Christmas Burger.. the mix of green and red chili was very tasty. The food is good and the prices are affordable. I come here every time I visit Albuquerque.

Thank Candace P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

this was my kind of place quick simple,lots of options i tried green chili strew, breakfast burrito with some kind of red chili that the lady recommended and a tostada great food not your typical bland mexican spot perfect spice you could tell it is...More

Thank natasha s
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Until you enter this restaurant you will be amazed at menu once you get in line it goes fast my husband gets the bonanza burger I get red stew and green stew also red enchiladas a cinnamon bun and take some home. We were pretty...More

Thank 75fatty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This nice restaurant is just in front of the university of New Mexico, making it one of the students’ favorite. My wife and I ordered a soft Taco entre and a Frintier burrito plus a soft drink. We only paid 14 dollor something. The food...More

Thank OhuRedMesa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pleanty of Mexican dishes. hava other dishws as well. Fast line to order. Took a veg omelette with sallad bread and coffee. Was great. Option foe drinks with refill. 12 usd. Tasty. Thanks

Thank micha_kedem
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Frontier is an institution. Located on Central Avenue right across fro the University of New Mexico, it has been the hangout and meeting place for generations of students. The menu is varied but leans towards New Mexican selections. The Cinnamon rolls are legendary if...More

Thank RolandFinn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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,...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank i0van
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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!

Thank Danielle C
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25 September 2016|
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Response from destinationknown | Reviewed this property |
Not that kind of eatery. Think "diner" not "dining", think "greasy spoon" not "silver spoon".
Lurissa M
24 October 2015|
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Response from Edie F | Reviewed this property |
I don't think Frontier Restaurant has delivery service, but I'm not positive. Certainly have not seen any signs of delivery service any of the times I've been there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 1:00 AM
5:00 AM - 1:00 AM
5:00 AM - 1:00 AM
5:00 AM - 1:00 AM
5:00 AM - 1:00 AM
5:00 AM - 1:00 AM
5:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2400 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-3507
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-266-0550
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