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Durans Station

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Mexican, Southwestern
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4201 Menaul Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110
+1 505-830-0007
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 20:30
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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122 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yup, once again I had the very best New Mexican food ever!! This time I went with cheese enchilada plate with both red & green chili and it was simply awesome!! The service was also excellent!!! Truly, if you haven't tried Durans Station (located on Menaul just West of Washington) you have no idea what your missing!! Beware that lunch... More 

2 Thank Jodelkraut
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
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43 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Katherine our server was knowledgeable about the menu and very pleasant. Instead of N.M. food I was craving a burger.. the 8 oz Angus green chile cheeseburger on ciabatta really delivered and was very tasty. My wife had an a la carte chicken enchilada with red & green which was also excellent. Nice big pieces of chicken breast were very... More 

4 Thank Frank F
Enumclaw, Washington
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Had a great dinner here last night. Very good, all handmade to each order. Good service, very busy on a Friday evening. If we lived locally, would definitely return.

10 Thank J L
New Mexico
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Located in old ABQ Fire Station #8, Duran's Station is a real treat. Great Real New Mexican comfort food and incredible red and green chili! But what will make us go back is the service. Everyone there was super friendly, had a great outgoing attitude and delivered great fast service! Give these folks a try...you won't be disappointed.

11 Thank CPDempsey
Puget Sound in Washington
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147 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Friendly, efficient staff! Good food! Good menu options! And true "New Mexican Foods". Busy place, so it must be good...yep!!

11 Thank Lynette F
Brunswick, Maine
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200 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

We took a group of five for dinner on a very busy evening (thanks to the balloon festival in town). Between us, we had enchiladas, rellenos, taco salad, and sopapillas for dessert. All were outstanding, and the beans that accompanied were whole pinto beans in a nice sauce with melted cheese on top. We learned a new term for "red... More 

11 Thank ooonor
Miami, Florida
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75 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

A friendly staff with a great menu. Helped decide between the green chili and red chili for my meal. Brought some of both! Green for me:). This is a must for anyone visiting for a short period.

15 Thank FamilyTraveler62
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Tonight my wife and I had dinner at Duran Station. We thought the food was excellent with a few exceptions. The salsa was a too hot. We are long time residents of Albuquerque and are used to hot salsa. When we inquired about it our waiter said it contains jalapenos. Not exactly "New Mexican". My wife had the Roast beef... More 

21 Thank dcyates87
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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122 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I absolutely love Durans Station and now eat there weekly! Nothing fancy about this place but if you want true authentic New Mexican food, this the place to eat!! I have eaten at countless New Mexican restaurants with much higher prices but none compare to Durans Station! Try it, you will love it!

21 Thank Jodelkraut
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Great for lunch or dinner. Love the original downtown and glad this one stays true to the quality and taste. Both the red and green chile are great and the blue corn enchiladas with an egg on top always hit the spot!

22 Thank Mia D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4201 Menaul Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-830-0007

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?