Category Archives: American

The Point Grill

I’ll get right to the Point: The Point Grill rocks. Fifth visit: February 14, 2017 First visit: January 26, 2016 You say that Rio Rancho has no good eating places and refuse to cross the river? I say that there are … Continue reading

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Fresh Bistro

  Seventhth Visit: March 2, 2017  First Visit: January 12, 2017 Chef Jon Young and his lovely wife, Melissa, have put together a delightful new restaurant to accompany their Fresh Mobile Bistro, which is usually parked outside the restaurant. Jon is a … Continue reading

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Prime (Both 4th and Rio Rancho)

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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Delish

A Model for Mom-and-Pop Restaurants Fourteenth visit: June 9, 2016   First visit: October 30, 2014  Delish and The Sassy Apron (which shares the space) are the creations  of Rachel and Ian Broglie. Sassy Apron is now solely a catering operation. But Delish is … Continue reading

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The Spot Cafe (Closed)

Welcome addition to Corrales dining  Seventh visit: July  19, 2014 First visit: June 8, 2014 The Spot Cafe is located in the heart of Corrales in the space recently vacated by The Oasis.  Aaron and Deb Worrell have been in the restaurant … Continue reading

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Stumbling Steer Brewery & Gastropub [Closed]

 Scrumptious Food and Brews on the Wesrside Third visit: April 17, 2014 First visit: February 19, 2014  Good Riddance Quartets, Welcome Stumbling Steer. My Thursday night Culinary Gastronome Team stumbled into the Stumbling Steer on a recent outing. Good choice. This place … Continue reading

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Hartford Square

Sarah Hartford’s spirit is in every bite of her food Fourth visit: April 10, 2014 First visit: March 6, 2014  Last night I dreamt I went  to Hartford Square again. It seemed to me I stood by the iron gate leading … Continue reading

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Bouche (Closed)

  Sixth visit: July 16, 2014 First visit: November 15, 2013  On October 26, 2013, Chef Frans Dinkelmann and General Manager Dolores Welk-Jack opened their tiny new restaurant in the space formerly occupied by Ulla and Mogens Hansen’s le Cafe Miche Bistro (the Hansens are … Continue reading

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