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El Pinto

₱₱ - ₱₱₱Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
10500 4th St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87114-2220
+1 505-898-1771
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“sopapillas” (176 reviews)
“ribs” (132 reviews)
“enchiladas” (152 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
10500 4th St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87114-2220
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Reviewed yesterday

We didn't see a lot of families or couples dining mid-week. Seemed, like our group, it's the place you take/send visiting business folks for taste of Albuquerque a bit out of town. But this place is HUGE - so there must be something for everyone....More

Thank ArgusD
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful mexican food, and the staff and surroundings were great too. Local beer on tap and prices were reasonable too.

Thank Jon E
Reviewed 4 days ago

I like to bring out of town guests here for an authentic New Mexican feel. The chile is usually mild and caters to their taste. Best dish are the red chile ribs!

Thank Bodilda
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Being from the great state of New Mexico, I am picky on my New Mexican fare. I usually only eat here once in a while because home cooked is better. If you wanna experience great margaritas and open outside patio go meet your friends there...More

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me start off with the good. The ambiance is great. There are little nooks and crannies to sit all over this sprawling restaurant. The salsa is good. We arrived and were promptly sat. Our waitress had only a few tables but she seemed to...More

Thank Slimpickens56
Reviewed 1 week ago

The ambiance here is fantastic. The food is okay; Very overpriced for New Mexican food, This restaurant is huge. Lots of dining rooms.This is a must go to for celebrities and tourists who visit Albuquerque. It's a gem, but I wish the food was spectacular.

Thank reilred
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food, nice atmosphere with lots of different dining rooms, even has a shaded outdoor patio for the summer.

Thank DavidKST
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere was amazing. Loved walking up to circle of chairs and fire pit burning. The food is good, the chips and salsa are better but the coconut margarita was amazing! Would love to visit when warmer and enjoy one of the beautiful patios.

Thank Billiejg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has consistently served great New Mexican food for years. Priced a little higher than other restaurants in town, the atmosphere is true N.M. My two favs; cause you can’t have just one are chicken enchiladas and red chili ribs! Enjoy!

Thank Sueboren
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a large party in for a special birthday dinner in late December. Our waitress took great care of us! Everyone enjoyed their dinner. The fried green chile strips were very good. The salsa is delicious, not too hot and very fresh. We brought...More

Thank jmcorwin
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lisa b
April 1, 2017|
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Response from Hal M | Reviewed this property |
We went on a Friday afternoon around 5pm without a reservation and we were a group of 8 people! I think calling ahead and asking is always wise! But no a reservation is not required!
Susan H
December 2, 2016|
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Response from 1991KEB | Reviewed this property |
This fun restaurant open at 11 am. Closing at 10 pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10500 4th St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87114-2220
    (Alameda Blvd NW)
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-898-1771
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