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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” (7 reviews)
“french toast” (4 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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700 Tijeras Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3034
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Reviewed March 5, 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 October 29, 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 October 3, 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 September 12, 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 August 10, 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 July 29, 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 June 28, 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
Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

Came based on Yelp and other TA reviews - really pleased with the food and service. We were seated right away and decided to dine outside because it was 930 am and 73 degrees. The swift server came and I ordered the tacos with has...More

Thank Louie M
Reviewed April 18, 2017

Great little place within walking distance of my downtown convention hotel. Wonderful breakfast choices. For brunch I had the Lushaladas plate of stacked enchiladas topped with eggs as a tasty introduction to New Mexico style cuisine. Lots of salad options. Excellent variety of teas and...More

Thank Carmela L
Reviewed April 5, 2017

While staying in Albuquerque for one night, we took a walk from our hotel along Tijeras Avenue looking for Old Town. We passed a cute cafe that was closed for the day, but noticed that they would be open for breakfast. The next morning, we...More

Thank Ellen R
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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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