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Frontier Restaurant

) #11 of 1,412 Restaurants in Albuquerque Mexican, American,
2400 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-3507
+1 505-266-0550
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“cinnamon rolls” (242 reviews)
“tortillas” (173 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
2400 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-3507
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

No trip to Albuquerque is complete without a stop at Frontier. I prefer breakfast here because their cinnamon rolls are to die for! Homemade tortillas as baked in front of your eyes while you wait, I recommend taking a warm dozen with you. Honey is...More

Thank kotam32
Reviewed 4 days ago

Frontier Restaurant is across the street from the Univ. New Mexico campus, and you can tell they're set up for lunch crowds, including signage telling you how long you'll be in line before ordering at different points in the dining room (!!). Fortunately it wasn't...More

Thank Jeffrey R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is such a great restaurant, very innovative ideas with the green lights and numbers. Highly recommend: Burger and Fries.

Thank Anthony O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently ate at The Frontier Restaurant ( twice)at the recommendation of my Daughter. I live in Santa Fe and have occasional visitors who almost always arrive at the Albuquerque airport. They are usually hungry when the arrive, so the location is great, being within...More

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Frontier has some of the best burritos around. They have a huge variety and homemade tortillas. You only need one to fill you up all morning. I recommended the breakfast burrito and don't forget to order a cinnamon role. Great way to start your morning....More

Thank Monica M
Reviewed 1 week ago

A long-time university hangout that is perfect for a filling, inexpensive meal. You cannot go wrong with the green chili dishes. Also be sure to buy a dozen tortillas to take home.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not impressed with this restaurant because I found it to be dirty and not well maintained. Food was mediocre for New Mexico and that just won't cut it with the stiff competition! Sorry but I much prefer Durans Station on Menaul for my New Mexican...More

Thank Jodelkraut
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want something quick New Mexican and at the heart of the Nobb Hill area you have found it ... a great place to get some Magnificent Orange Juice and that juice is pricey but well worth it .... the orange juice is Amazing...More

Thank Global D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Frontier is one of our favorite places to eat comfort food, New Mexico style. Its a local place, a little confusing the first time you visit, but don't be discouraged. Service is efficient, food is awesome and the ambiance is uniquely Albuquerque-University-Central odd, with...More

Thank JoC722
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for quick and yummy Mexican food, this is the place to go! Great foo and fantastic service.

Thank Jai100Owen
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Questions & Answers
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
23 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
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
05:00 - 01:00
05:00 - 01:00
05:00 - 01:00
05:00 - 01:00
05:00 - 01:00
05:00 - 01:00
05:00 - 01:00
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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