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Gardunos Restaurant & Cantina

££ - £££Mexican, ,
800 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-2007
+1 505-222-8766
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
800 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-2007
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

You will love the food and the atmosphere in this uniquely New Mexican restaurant in Albuquerque. A very cool bar and some outside seating.

Thank diananvrr
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We ate here early one recent evening as we had just had a long day and needed something filling and quick before we collapsed in our room upstairs. Service was swift and efficient and we appreciated that we were seated quickly. Drinks were well-made and...More

Thank tx32f
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We were staying at the hotel and decided to eat here. It is nicely decorated, food good but nothing special. Silver coin margaritas delicious.

Thank AnnC576
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Chosen because of TripAdvisor rating and it didn't disappoint. It's very charming inside, warm and welcoming. The food was plentiful and delicious. The staff was great. I happened to notice a baseball game on in the bar and our server moved us and all the...More

Thank Sh59l1h
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The wait staff is super. Service not fast or slow, just okay. As in all hotels it is a little pricey. Quality of food good.

Thank hornbender
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Food is good. There is usually live Mariachis that go around and play for the tables. It's nice, I like it but personally I don't want loud music beside my table but to each their own. My Nana would have loved it! I like the...More

Thank ABQ82
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

We attended a 4-day conference at the hotel where this restaurant is located. We had at least one meal there each day. Never did the food disappoint and the service remained great. We sampled many entrees and all were tasty. The bar was well stocked....More

Thank Tubafire
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Sunday afternoon...family lunch...not brunch....food taste and quality...no issues there...fresh guacamole..not bad...but the server and the service...omg...had to ask for everything at least twice or three times...and you pretty much finished your meal before anything you asked for shows up....sour crea...well after you finished eating and...More

Thank srfyogi
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I just arrived from the east coast and after walking old town we searched out a place to eat. We ended up, which is inside the Albuquerque Hotel, and has Austin as our waiter. He was ex ellent and suggested Margaritas for...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Garduno's has been around Albuquerque for as long as I can remember and that's a long time. And almost without exception, every local knows one thing. There's nothing wrong with Garduno's but everyone has a better Mexican place they prefer. They are situated in areas...More

Thank Flufflebunny
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$18
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-2007 (Formerly Garduno's at Old Town Restaurant & Cantina)
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-222-8766
  • E-mail
Experience Albuquerque's finest Garduño's location. Enjoy authentic regional New Mexican and Mexican cuisine at this favorite restaurant and bar in the inviting hacienda-style interior or the lush outdoor garden patio. Garduño's serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, and offers an extensive selection of tequila, wine, liqueurs, and world-class margaritas. Garduño's - Always a Fiesta!
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