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Route 66 Malt Shop - CLOSED

3800 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108-1015
+1 505-242-7866
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
1 Mar 2017
“vaca NM”
11 Oct 2016
“Route 66's glory days live on!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
3800 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108-1015
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41 - 50 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 24 March 2014

It tasted great and was very kid friendly. The ambiance reminded me of older diners (Mel's) from back home.

1  Thank xcorex
Reviewed 8 March 2014

We love visiting this diner. The kids adore the large selection of shakes and malts and we love the old-style burgers and sandwiches. The Albuquerque turkey sandwich is a must-try - the green chile taste overwhelms the turkey a little, but it is still juicy...More

Thank Misselle44
Reviewed 4 March 2014 via mobile

Fast food service. Two burgers with fries and drinks each for 2..$50. Server tried very hard to up sell. Server too flirty. Clean bathrooms. Weird can't cook well done burgers. Don't recommend to most.

Thank CalebLopes
Reviewed 2 March 2014

The food was fresh and delicious. The ice cream was the shining star! Home made and just divine! I had a root beer shake. Everything there is home made. Loved the decor. A fun place to go for a quality burger and an awesome shake....More

1  Thank newmexjags
Reviewed 2 January 2014

The food was great, priced right, the service was friendly and prompt, and there's tons of route 66 stuff on the walls!

2  Thank Paul G
Reviewed 31 December 2013

My family and I went here for some dinner and were pleasantly surprised. When we walked in, we were greeted by a kind waitress and seated at a nice table. When it was time to order, our waitress made sure that she got the order...More

2  Thank Querina V
Reviewed 11 November 2013

I go here at least once a year and get the chili cheese fries with a couple of friends. For the New Mexico visitors, chili cheese fries are not french fries covered in beans, meat, and nacho cheese. These fries are covered in melted cheddar...More

Thank Isaac S
Reviewed 17 October 2013

This was one of this had too stops on our trip... We were in Albuquerque for the 2013 Balloon Fiesta and decided to check out what was left of Route 66... unfortunately very little!!! We found lots of lonely signs for long lost and demolished...More

1  Thank SquireDude
Reviewed 15 October 2013

Quirky 50s style diner with authentic decor and great personal service. Try the milkshakes and sundaes.

1  Thank Sapientum
Reviewed 6 September 2013

Great place to stop and treat yourself. Had a wonderful hot fudge sundae. Waiter was so friendly and informative. He told us more about the area, and the items in the restaurant. We met the owner after our meal and he was more than willing...More

Thank i_heart_roadtrips
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
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11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3800 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108-1015
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-242-7866
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