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Blue Window

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
American, Southwestern
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813 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544
+1 505-662-6305
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Today
17:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 20:30
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Niles, Michigan
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Sitting at the bar before we were seated (which was over an hour) we had 8-10 options on tap and a couple dozen options in bottles. Appetizers (calamari) were excellent. I had New York strip for dinner, cooked perfectly. This will be my first stop the next time I am in town.

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Thank Doug H
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Blue Window is now a Los Alamos institution - which is saying something for a town that has trouble keeping eateries in business. Blue Window has been operating since the 1980s, and although there has been ownership changes, the quality of the food has always been top rate. The menu is causal american with a New Mexican bent. I enjoy... More 

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Thank Terry W
Los Alamos, New Mexico
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The food is delicious and all the servers are attentive and gracious. They and the owner, Melissa, make everyone feel welcome and appreciated. We have become very loyal fans

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Thank Carolyn M
Albuquerque, New Mexico
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The food and ambiance is always Very Good. The new larger venue adds just that extra bit of space which makes an already wonderful restaurant even more enjoyable!

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Thank Susan S
Las Vegas, Nevada
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89 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to try this place based on the high reviews, but left not understanding how it got those reviews. The place opens at 1130 which I think is late for a lunch place. We were the first people seated however not close to be the first being served. The lunch crowd started showing up and we just sat there waiting... More 

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singapore
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290 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not exactly sure why our dinner reservations were at 4:30 pm! In Asia, that would be a sign that the place is very popular and exceptionally good! And it was! It was a prix fixe menu with selections for each of the 5 courses! My friend had scallops while I had sliders for starters, both were vet good! Then... More 

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Thank EuForia_01
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking forward to dining here after reading all the reviews but I guess it was an off night. The wait staff was outstanding. I have to say that before anything else. Unfortunately the meals were underwhelming to say the least. My wife's entree was not seasoned at all. My salmon smelled fishy in spite of being severely charred... More 

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Thank Greg J G
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

This is my favorite restaurant in Los Alamos!! They have wonderful food and friendly service. I had the chicken croissant sandwich, and it was perfect: delicious grilled chicken, crispy bacon, lovely guacamole! I have never had a bad meal there. They moving to a new location soon, and although I'll miss the ambience of the current location, I have no... More 

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Bel Air, Maryland
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232 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

I had a business meeting in Los Alamos and we went to the Blue Window for dinner. The restaurant is quite upscale for a region not known for that. They had a surprisingly diverse menu with both seafood and terrestrial meats. The wine menu was small, but they had nice offerings by the glass or bottle. Service was very good.... More 

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Los Alamos, New Mexico
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

The food tastes wonderous fresh and designed on the plate to ensure the feeling that a Great Chef is behind every plate.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 813 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Los Alamos
  • Phone Number: +1 505-662-6305

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?