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Frontier Restaurant

) #12 of 1,416 Restaurants in Albuquerque Mexican, American,
2400 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-3507
+1 505-266-0550
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cinnamon rolls” (244 reviews)
“tortillas” (176 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
2400 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-3507
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The food is very good, especially the carne adovada burrito. Very busy location, but they have lots of space. Take home some tortillas, they are very good.

Thank Tom L
Reviewed 5 days ago

The first thing I noticed was Frontier's proximity to Albuquerque's University of New Mexico.  Location, Location, Location!  How fortunate NMSU is to have this treasure nearby!  The next thing I noticed about Frontier is that it appears that it was once in a strip shopping...More

Thank Crystal R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A great breakfast burrito, with green chiles and awesome cinnamon rolls. The best breakfast in ABQ! Reasonable prices, fresh, quickly made food.

Thank Miracle_jesse
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Frontier is a college hang-out with good semi-fast food. The owners have been very supportive of the university, and have lots of interesting regional art work on the walls.

Thank robertmD1784MO
Reviewed 1 week ago

When travelling to or through Albuquerque we make it a point to stop here. Great New Mexican style Mexican food as well as American style dishes, too. Open late and they serve good large portions of food. No beer or liquor here, but you can...More

Thank daddymo2
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a real institution here in Alburquerque I have been here for many years, this place offers a classic mix of American and New Mexican, open till very late. I have been here before and after nights out, the food is great. Breakfast burritos!

Thank AndyLewsion79
Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed pretty much the interior and the good old atmosphere the staff and the patrons created. Food was far better than you could imagine from its price.

Thank jollybegood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Traveling through Albuquerque we usually arrive late, and of course want a great New Mexican meal, but so many restaurants close at 9pm. We were thrilled to discover Frontier, and applaud their late/early hours! The food was excellent-- we even purchased flour tortillas for the...More

1  Thank takingtea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for afternoon snack and coffee. Very very good! Really neat place to visit. Food was very good. Comfort food!

1  Thank Carolyn D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a sketchy introduction into the restaurant, our fears were eased as we tasted the hamburgers and chicken nachos. Amazing hamburgers! My wife and son wanted another round so we went before our flight out of town. Right on Route 66 this is a must...More

2  Thank Kswany
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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
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
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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