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Owl Cafe

800 Eubank Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87123-1200
+1 505-291-4900
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Southwestern, Cafe, Diner, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
800 Eubank Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87123-1200
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I grew up in New Mexico eating green chile (it's not spelled "chili", folks). Although this place is far from a typical-looking NM restaurant, the food was great. They started me with a complimentary bowl of whole pinto beans (not refried) topped with green chile....More

Thank An0nyMs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I don't know when this restaurant was built but it is an authentic experience down to the slightly weary waitress (yes, waitress). If you just want a plain old hamburger, you've got it. And it's delicious. Ask the waitress about the huge pillar-like structures behind...More

Thank nmscooterman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Upon walking in you will see the cafe is a old school styled restaurant, they sell t-shirts and other keepsakes. The burgers were good, and the milkshakes were pretty awesome I recommend trying the Patty melt and sweet potato fries. The Chunky Monkey sake was...More

Thank J P
Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

I tried this place hopping to have a great green chili burger and i was pleased. The burger was good but i would have liked a little more chili. The fries were also good.

Thank GRWLR51
Reviewed March 8, 2018

I saw this cafe on the food channel and they were saying NM enchiladas were different--stacked instead of rolled. It looked so good and we go through Albuquerque on our way to Arizona. I really wanted to stop and try it out. I was terribly...More

Thank Billy B
Reviewed March 5, 2018

We both enjoyed our meal, my wife had the chicken fajita and I had the Dr. Ben sandwich and we shared a "chunky monkey" milk shake. The staff members were all very friendly and helpful.

Thank slp58
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

The Owl Cafe has been a favorite in Albuquerque for years everything is set like the 1950s with music selections from the booth your sitting at or counter service. My client and I I had a chocolate shake which is one of the best ones...More

Thank Jack H
Reviewed January 23, 2018

Food is very good! Ate here a couple times. Has a variety! Mexican, American, etc. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. All delicious!

Thank tacarr13
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

First time eating at owl cafe. Really cool old school atmosphere, the service here was on point, no problems perfect timing an fast when needing something else.

Thank bears2012
Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

The Owl is our favorite place in Albuquerque for a green Chile cheeseburger, fries and onion strings. Service has always been great and their pies and shakes are yummy. Ate here last night- it did not disappoint

Thank Penguin73
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Eubank Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87123-1200
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-291-4900
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