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La Salita Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Vegan Options
1217 Eubank Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87112-5313
+1 505-299-9968
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“chile rellenos” (21 reviews)
“sopapillas” (47 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1217 Eubank Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87112-5313
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Reviewed yesterday

We ate at this place few times. It is usually very busy and their food showcases authentic Southwestern Food. I loved my chili rellenos. My husband did not like them. We were disappointed in the slow cooked turkey burrito; it was not as good as...More

Thank Ines S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We no longer live in town, but make a point to have lunch there at least once when visiting. Everything is uniquely New Mexican and delicious, including my favorites - the naked turkey-stuffed rellenos, shredded beef burrito, carne adovada burrito, and guacamole. The ownership and...More

Thank pkmast
Reviewed 1 week ago

My son and I stopped in here for a late breakfast. He ordered one of their combos and I had Huevos Rancheros with 'Christmas' chili (both red and green). We soon had big platters of food. Delicious!! Service was great with never an empty glass...More

Thank Kenaijohn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For a place in abq to sell this Tex-mex food is a real shame! I didn't frequent it a lot, but will never forget the last time when paying my bill and the owner asked me if everything was all right. ..and I made the...More

Thank Alan L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten at La Salita for years. The food is consistently amazing. The red and green chili is so good on everything. The Rellenos and the sopapillas are the best in town. Lately the salsa has been hotter than usual so we recommend adding...More

Thank Laurie S
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We went with a large group to this restaurant on the recommendation of some locals. We were not disappointed. The service was prompt and very accommodating for this very large group. They brought out chips and salsa. The salsa was so good we bought two...More

Thank merwhren
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Great New Mexican food. Chips and salsa are tasty. Their chile rellenos are excellent, enchiladas as well. Service is great. Wine, beer, margaritas are available. Sopapillas are hot and delicious.

Thank pasherry
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We got to the restaurant at 11 am when they first opened. It was excellent. We beat the rush. The wait staff was super nice and helpful. The chips and salsa were very good. Our meal was super tasty. Red Chile is amazing and hot....More

Thank foodiemama15
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We were really excited to try this place out, especially after reading about how amazing it was. We heard it was some of the best New Mexican food here in ABQ and since we are new to the area, we had to try some of...More

Thank kmpears0n
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

A little out of my way but worth the trip. Was on the hunt for some tacos and found great ground beef ones here. Salsa and rice were a bit spicy for me but I would return

Thank Jen M
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Kathe M
2 April 2017|
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Response from Robert E | Property representative |
Hello! Yes, we serve beer and wine. Our Agave Wine Margarita is AMAZING!
13 June 2016|
Response from Valerie J | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late response! You've probably come and gone by now. No, they don't take reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
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 - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1217 Eubank Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87112-5313
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-299-9968
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La Salita Restaurant has been serving New Mexican food to many generations of customers in Albuquerque Northeast Heights since 1965. Our family owned and operated restaurant shares the best parts of New Mexico with our customers. We want to ensure that eating at our restaurant is not simply a wonderful dining experience but a home away from home in a warm inviting atmosphere. We take pride in offering our customers fresh products every time they visit. Our recipes are prepared in house, from scratch, everyday to ensure quality, flavor and consistency. Whether it's your first or fiftieth time we want it to be the same, every time. Everyday our goal is to ensure our customers are comfortable, satisfied, and full... That's how we measure our success.
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