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Cafe Lush

700 Tijeras Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3034
+1 505-508-0164
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good32%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“french toast” (4 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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700 Tijeras Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3034
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cute little cafe in downtown Albuquerque. We were able to get a table right away, choosing to sit inside rather than out, although the outside seating area looked nice. The breakfast burritos were great and the chile was flavorful and spicy (we had both the...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

We were there for an event and probably had some food not on the regular menu. Tried several varieties of pizza and never figured out which was my favorite. All were tasty with great flavor and a nice thin crust! Spent some time talking with...More

Thank CJGinFL
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Cafe Lush is a gem offering every single breakfast item also gluten-free. However, those items are NOT flavor-free! Everything I've had in this local gem has been delicious, freshly prepared and beautifully presented. I highly recommend this restaurant!

Thank msm092015
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We were at the conference center and looking for a lunch/brunch place. Our attached hotel actually closed for lunch! Over 3,000 people needed lunch. They did open taco trucks in the plaza and set out tables but an 8 minute walk away offered organic salads...More

Thank Yvonne825
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We ate here evey morning when we were in Albuquerque. Great coffee, nice location, fresh ingredients. I kept reordering the breakfast pizza, which was absolutely delicious.

Thank David K
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I cannot believe I had not discovered Cafe Lush before! Their brunch menu on this past Saturday looked amazing and I had hard time deciding, finally opting for a HUGE French toast. In addition to being a big portion, it was tasty and delicious, and...More

Thank msm092015
Reviewed 12 September 2017

The menu allows some customization of your Breakfast Burrito - i took my servers recommendation, but forget which ingredients they were. Don't laugh. Whatever they were, it was good and filling. Some free bites of fresh fruit were on the side and was very satisfied...More

Thank SteveHereNow
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I work a couple of blocks from this restaurant. Its a tiny little spot hidden in Albuquerque's downtown district. They have the best sandwiches with the most fresh ingredients. My favorite sandwich is The Adam. I add green chile to it and it is wonderful....More

Thank Elizabeth2318
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

This a locals favorite for breakfast. Try the Lushaladas, breakfast pizza. Love everything on the menu. Out of Townes come here M-S for breakfast or brunch. Closed Sunday's and some holiday weekends.

Thank Jwhite653
Reviewed 28 June 2017

I was visiting Albuquerque for business and enjoyed this place so much I ate their twice. The location is an easy walk from the Convention Center, and though the place was small, my groups of 4 were able to get a table and quick service...More

Thank Melanie W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Tijeras Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3034
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-508-0164
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