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Garduno's of Mexico Restaurant & Cantina at Old Town

₱₱ - ₱₱₱Mexican, ,
800 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-2007
+1 505-222-8766
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
800 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-2007
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is the place if you like delicious,spicy,authentic,Mexican!The server was polite,personable & efficient.The ambiance was perfect,we felt like we were in Mexico with the decor & the mariachi band.Loved it!

Thank Jimai K
Reviewed 4 days ago

Pozole made with chicken, and carne asada street tacos with mayo! I had the feeling that the servers who were embarrassed with the kitchen was putting out.

Thank Bobbo85712
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited Garduno's while on a business trip. It did not disappoint! Make sure to save room for the fluffy sopapillas they bring at the end of the meal. So Good!

Thank ashep2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place good food, good music. I've gone to eat here several times and most of the time I love it.

Thank Cynthia M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a good stuffed chili rellano with Machaca. Service was slow but friendly. Margarita was not as good as I would expect in Albuquerque.

Thank Matador93
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would give this a Poor rating if the food wasn't pretty good! We ate breakfast here each day because it was "in house". The Mexican style breakfasts were very plentiful -- almost overwhelming, as was the Margarita Muffin -- two huge tasty confections. Our complaint...More

Thank DudefrmAK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For a hotel restaurant and bar this was above average. My food was actually delicious and I had one of the best margaritas I’ve ever tasted in my life. Try the happy hour specials and margarita flight. The lavender margarita is simply amazing.

Thank TravelGirl1177
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancé and I visited Albuquerque for the weekend while seeing Wicked and decided on Gardunos for dinner. Felicia was our server and she was awesome! Although she was busy as it was Friday night, she was super attentive, super sweet, fantastic personality and great...More

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I dined here one night only. There were two bartenders; one male and one female. The female bartender was clearly sick of tourists and talked to the male bartender about it right in front of us saying "I really only like my...More

Thank oldcarkook
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a couple very cold local IPAs and delicious fajitas with fabulous service by Brad Harris. We often pass through Albuquerque and stay at The Chaco Hotel and have eaten here many times. Brad is a great asset to this restaurant-super attentive to his customers’...More

Thank Dee H
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$7 - US$18
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-2007 (Formerly Garduno's at Old Town Restaurant & Cantina)
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-222-8766
  • E-mail
Enjoy authentic regional New Mexican and Mexican cuisine at this favorite Old Town restaurant and bar and Albuquerque's finest Garduño's location. Garduño's serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, and offers an extensive selection of tequila, wine, liqueurs, and world-class margaritas. It features an inviting hacienda-style interior and lush outdoor garden patio.
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