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Prickly Pear Bar and Grill - CLOSED

5210 San Mateo Blvd NE Ste A, Albuquerque, NM 87109-2471
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good31%
  • Average26%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
29 Aug 2013
“Bad Mexican in New Mexico”
5 Aug 2013
“Great Price - Wonderful food!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Spanish, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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Food
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
5210 San Mateo Blvd NE Ste A, Albuquerque, NM 87109-2471
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 30 August 2013

On a recent trip through the state we had excellent mexican food in Taos and Santa Fe. Tonight we wandered into Prickly Pear in Albuquerque and were expecting another good meal. It is hard to screw up nachos and tacos but they succeeded, On the...More

Thank Bill A
Reviewed 5 August 2013

This adorable restaurant has some of the best food at great prices in Albuquerque. We have been in to dine for both dinner and breakfast and the food has been consistently great. The produce was fresh, food was not overcooked and crispy items were nicely...More

Thank NMGale
Reviewed 27 June 2013 via mobile

The Prickly Pear is literally right next to where I live so I have frequented it several times. I have mainly gone there for drinks and appetizers with the girls. The food is ok, nothing amazing and I have certainly had better Mexican food in...More

Thank Josalyn W
Reviewed 14 June 2013

due to all the negative comments I had read about this restaurant, but decided to go anyway. There were three of us, all ordering different items. Each dish was very good, the service was outstanding, we were greated at the door. The place is clean,...More

Thank Suz304
Reviewed 6 June 2013

First of all the food was pretty good. Nothing amazing but certainly tasty. The service on the other hand was less delightful. We had seen a review of the restaurant claiming their "puffy" tacos were delicious. Honestly, they were. Everything else was less spectacular. An...More

Thank kkhinnm
Reviewed 1 May 2013

This is really a shame. Restaurant has great location, nicely decorated and clean. Food is good. Now for the really disappointing parts. First of all, no one was at the hostess station so we had to stand and wait way too long. Server with dirty...More

Thank Austriangypsy
Reviewed 29 April 2013

My wife, her Service Dog and I ate at the Prickly Pear Bar and Grill on Saturday, April 27, 2013. Now the good. The food was very good, my wife had the salmon and I had the carne adovada. The portions were generous. The staff...More

Thank kirkbstein
Reviewed 22 April 2013

This is such a sweet little restaurant. We had been told by a few friends and family to check this place out-boy am I glad we did! The décor is very inviting, and the staff is outstanding! The food is superb, and there is lots...More

1  Thank Landa15
Reviewed 20 April 2013

What will bring you back are the staff and management that genuinely care. But we had an off-bartender than made totally forgettable margarita's. To be fair, they fixed that. But for the price ($10) we were surprised at the low quality (though another friend had...More

Thank ordglobal
Reviewed 16 April 2013

My husband and I tried this new resaurant the other night and what a great surprise. The food was great as was the service. It has only been open for 6-7 months but it is a great place. The decor is really nice and the...More

1  Thank Carol G
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Restaurant Details

Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Spanish, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 19:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5210 San Mateo Blvd NE Ste A, Albuquerque, NM 87109-2471
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
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