Category Archives: Burgers


As Good as Burgers Get in The Duke City…. Latest visit: March 31, 2012First visit: February 07, 2011 Urbanspoon lists 180 restaurants in Albuquerque that serve burgers. Many of them are national chains such as McD’s (29), BK (14) and … Continue reading

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GCCBs at Manny’s Buckhorn and Frisco

A Tale of Two Green Chile Cheeseburgers… January 9, 2012 …with a surprise ending. Bobby Olguin’s Buckhorn Tavern has become somewhat of a legend in these here parts. Bobby’s fame as a burger chef and media personality has spread far and … Continue reading

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Laughing Lizard Inn & Cafe (Closed)

 Delightful Eclectic Food in a Gorgeous Location October 15, 2011 The Laughing Lizard Inn & Cafe closed on February 25, 2012.  The Laughing Lizard Inn & Cafe is located only an hour and a half drive from Albuquerque or Santa … Continue reading

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Dave’s Burgers

Best burgers on the pueblo. October 15, 2011 Dave’s Burgers is housed in a small, unassuming structure on NM Rte 4 near the developed part of the Jemez Pueblo. Dave Tafoya and his wife, Vangie, put out some plenty good … Continue reading

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Fat Squirrel Pub & Grille

It’s a Pub. I Like Pubs…. March 02, 2010 If only the Fish & Chips were better (the steaks are great)…. But I get ahead of myself. Pubs are fun. I love them.  Pubs are places where you can get … Continue reading

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Corrales Bistro Brewery

A Magical Place For Me… Forty-third visit: May 22, 2014First visit: June 4, 2008 Some restaurants are more than just a place to eat. For me, the Corrales Bistro Brewery (CBB) is one of those places. During the first week … Continue reading

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Owl Bar & Cafe

An American Legend…. Latest visit: April 6, 2013First visit: November 30, 2009 The Owl is a hoot. Best Green Chile Cheeseburger? Really close. Read on…. The Albuquerque Journal ran a reader’s poll recently searching for the best GCCB in New … Continue reading

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Sparky’s Burgers and BBQ

THE #1 Green Chile Cheeseburger August 18, 2009 When you go to Hatch, you probably want a Green Chile Cheeseburger. Sparky’s is the place where you need to get it. Anyplace else will serve you an imitation. The beef is … Continue reading

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