Monthly Archives: March 2012

Villa di Capo Ristorante Italiano

Good solid red-sauce Italian in an historic building downtown. First visit: March 25, 2012  Villa di Capo Ristorante Italiano is located in the J. A. Skinner Building, a registered historical landmark. Situated on the old “Route 66,” it represents one of … Continue reading

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Talking Drums African Cuisine

 Duke City’s first African/Caribbean restaurant  First visit: March 23, 2012   Every now and then, something new and different pops up on the local food scene. African food right here in Albuquerque? You better believe it.  Talking Drums opened here … Continue reading

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Delicias Café

Real Mexican Food First visit: March 17, 2012 Delicias Café serves Mexican food modeled after the cuisine of Chihuahua. It is not New Mexican food, and stands out as a good example of the food that  you can expect from … Continue reading

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Great Sandwiches First visit: March 10, 2012  Urbanspoon lists 226 places in Albuquerque that serve sandwiches., from  A Taste of Italy (90% like it) to Zombie Doughnut Café (79% like it). None, in my estimation, can compete with Prime.  Building on … Continue reading

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