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YellowBrix Restaurant

201 N Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5829
+1 575-941-2749
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“tortilla soup” (25 reviews)
“gelato” (24 reviews)
“steak” (77 reviews)
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American, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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201 N Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5829
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Delicious food! I had the crab cakes....very yummy! The atmosphere is very relaxing. Had a wonderful experience here!

Thank Katrina G
Barbara R, Owner at YellowBrix Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much for your kind words. We know it takes time to write reviews and we appreciate that so much. Please stop again!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived late at nearby Trinity Hotel so that we could not get lunch there anymore. We asked for a recommendation and were referred to YellowBrix - and enjoyed a nice, light lunch. Service was very friendly and attentive, the food was freshly made and...More

Thank Miriam G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food, Interesting menu, nice furnishings. We would go back. Big portions. Locals like it as well.

Thank LindaLee J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It would seem that Carlsbad is not a gastro-Mecca. We were there enjoying the 2 area National Parks. Our first night we ate at the #1 rated restaurant and found it to be okay. The second night we chose YellowBrix. The house and garden setting...More

Thank Stephandfrank
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looked through reviews and decided to try YellowBrix and we are glad we did! Service was top notch, the food was fantastic! And it was a great place to relax and have a quality meal!

Thank Grant B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our recent stay in Carlsbad, we ate here three times. It is easily the best restaurant in town. The atmosphere is friendly and cute and the food is good. I especially liked the fresh vegetables that were superbly cooked and the mashed potatoes. The...More

Thank Claire S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pleasantly surprised to find this place. Really good fries, my husband loved the meatloaf, excellent wine selection.

Thank Marylou K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was highly recommended by friends and did not disappoint! Charming building, nice patio seating option, too. I had the Brix Famous Meatloaf, which comes with two sides (several options). The cup of chicken tortilla soup was more like a bowl and absolutely delicious....More

Thank ozwizard39
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here during a week long stay in Carlesbad to visit the 2 nearby National Parks (Carlesbad Caverns and Guadalupe Mountains - both great). Had a good meal (Chicken) at a decent although somewhat high price. Also surprised that a margarita and a glass of...More

Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We Wanted to eat at a decent place in town the last night of vacation. It’s a nice place with table cloths. The host greeter was pathetic and dumb as they come. But the waitress was attentive, somewhat. The food was “meh”, take it or...More

Thank h s
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Questions & Answers
6 December 2016|
Response from Barbara R | Property representative |
So sorry we missed this. I saw it a while ago, but it was a few days after Christmas anyway. But, in case you are still curious, we were not open.
21 July 2016|
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Response from Barbara R | Property representative |
We do serve wine based alcohol cocktails. Though they are a bit lower in alcohol content, many people feel they can't tell the difference.
25 January 2015|
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Response from Dan0201 | Property representative |
I am sorry, but shrimp are very costly and so most people do not opt to add it to salads. We think $7 for 4 descent-sized grilled shrimp is a pretty good deal. Again, these are not typical "salad" shrimp (the baby tiny... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
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
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 N Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5829
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 575-941-2749
  • E-mail
YellowBrix is a bistro style lunch and dinner venue. Our lunch and dinner menus are both available during all hours of operation,11am-9pm Sun.-Thurs. And 11am-10pm on Fri.&Sat. The menu consists of salads, sandwiches, pastas, and many steak and seafood options from the grill including a 24 oz. Cowboy ribeye. Our signature sauce selections are great compliments to our steaks! Upon request, our chef will "whip up" alternatives for the vegetarian and vegan guest.
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