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Flying Star Cafe

8001 Menaul Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110-4607
+1 505-923-4211
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“buddha bowl” (3 reviews)
“egg salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
8001 Menaul Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110-4607
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tuesday’s is half price pie day this winter. For dinner I had a salad, baby had a Buddha bowl, hubby had a sandwich. We both devoured our food, then took pie to go. Yum!

Thank bcriswel
Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

My have the mighty fallen! Which was once the best the Duke city is now nothing more than an over priced truck stop diner. The chicken tenders were anything but tender, my fries tasted like tiny fish sticks and were dark from last months grease....More

Thank ModBiztraveler
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

Whenever we come to Albuquerque, we make a stop for breakfast at a Flying Star. Tasty, whole foods with vegetarian options, and great coffee!

Thank SkidmorePartyof2
Reviewed September 8, 2017

In the last few weeks, I have visited Flying Star Cafe for two breakfasts and one lunch. I ordered different menu items each time to get a reasonable understanding of the food this establishment produces, and, I went to 3 different branches - two on...More

Thank 194BrianB
Reviewed August 25, 2017

Lunch the other day here was very good. Order at the counter and try to get past the lucious desserts in front of you. I had the egg salad sandwich and onion rings, my friend had the green chili roast beef sandwich and fries. The...More

Thank Carol G
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorites in ABQ. It is funky, has a clever menu, serves wine and beer and has amazing baked goods. What's not to like? The service is fairly fast also. Super casual and awesome breakfasts.

Thank Interpreter77845
Reviewed August 13, 2017

The 60's like retro (?) building housed an eclectic crowd. There are several familiar breakfast choices and a "build your own" omelet. There is a choice of 3 items--so it's difficult to go wrong.The cashier had a remarkable memory. My omelette was as I ordered....More

Thank Tomás D
Reviewed July 28, 2017

The Flying Star, in any of its several locations, has that cozy and offbeat ambiance that makes it unique. A great place for a breakfast meeting, the coffee was good, the food was excellent, and it came up fast. A free taste of Key Lime...More

Thank birminghampastor
Reviewed July 22, 2017

Flying Star has been around a long time. They are a staple in ABQ and every town needs at least one Flying Star for people to gather! The food is good - not great - but good enough to come back over and over again....More

Thank MissGermanGirl
Reviewed June 26, 2017

First time visiting this restaurant. Parking is hard to find even when it is not so busy. When people enter the restaurant right away, there is someone available to greet guests. There are doggie biscuits available at the door and samples for visitors. There is...More

Thank VegasBling
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Kathy D
May 16, 2015|
Response from Richard S | Reviewed this property |
They are open Sunday. You will have to go to Flyingstarcafe dot c o m to check their menu. Tripadvisor does not permit me to include links to websites.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8001 Menaul Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110-4607
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-923-4211
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