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LA Esquina Restaurante - CLOSED

20 First Plaza Ctr NW Ste 60, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3347
+1 505-242-3432
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good56%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
23 Jun 2013
“My first taste of New Mexican, definitely not my last!”
6 Jun 2013
“Very good food, would go again.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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20 First Plaza Ctr NW Ste 60, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3347
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Reviewed 24 June 2013

La Esquina is impossible to find, but believe me, it's worth getting lost for. The staff are friendly, the food is delicious, and I couldn't wish for a better taste of New Mexico. Their salsa is habit-forming, my Assorted plate for lunch was amazing, and...More

1  Thank Kelschen
Reviewed 6 June 2013 via mobile

I had the special blue corn enchilada it was very good, service was good. Our waitstaff was decent and made several trips to make sure we had plenty of water. A little cramped quarters but an overall good experience.

Thank ADSimmons
Reviewed 9 May 2013 via mobile

My wife and I attended the auto show and needed a convenient place to have a dinner nearby. We found La Esquina on Trip Advisor and we were very pleased with our experience. The complimentary salsa and chips were great, as were our blue corn...More

Thank sluggersam
Reviewed 5 January 2013

This is our regular Friday lunch spot, and we see lots of regulars there. The same wait staff has been taking care of us for longer than I care to remember! They start off with a fantastic salsa, homemade and very fresh tasting. Both the...More

Thank finefrank
Reviewed 30 November 2012 via mobile

I have gone several times and they do not serve rice as a side they do fried potatoes don't know where that guy ate but was not at la esquina in the gallerie. Owner Roy is a awesome guy makes you feel welcome salsa( homemade...More

Thank eltorreta67
Reviewed 29 November 2012

The salsa and chips are homemade which are always delicious. The staff are really great people - definitely a must when in the downtown Albuquerque area!

Thank Slvrfox98
Reviewed 5 August 2011

La Esquina is terrible. The server was rude, dismissive and didn't care to listen to me. The chips broke a MAJOR rule in NM in that they are right off the back of a Food Service truck. The entree I had was literally slathered in...More

1  Thank rlpack1956
Reviewed 8 June 2011

The food was okay. Typical new Mexican food. Service was great and the daily special was a good value.

1  Thank Mglbar
Reviewed 5 February 2011

Were very busy for lunch had to wait a bit. Everything was very good starting with the chips and salsa. We had the daily special which was a very good enchilada. Reasonably priced and the server was excellent.

Thank TomH1
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 First Plaza Ctr NW Ste 60, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3347
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-242-3432
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