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YellowBrix Restaurant

201 N Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5829
+1 575-941-2749
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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201 N Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5829
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best part if the meal was the roasted chicken. The mashed potatoes and calamari were average and not hot. Atmosphere and service was great. My clients liked it. The Spinach and Artichoke dip was below average. But this place has a certain appeal that one...More

Thank jgalaz1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Shrimp scampi wasn't on the menu, but since they had another shrimp dish and they served pasta, I asked if they could make it for me. No problem! My husband had the pork chop with apple/brandy sauce and said it was the best he's ever...More

Thank ShowMeSomething
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were referred to YellowBrix by our lodging (Fiddler's Inn), and what a referral it was! We settled in on the expansive patio, which was warmed by well located propane stand heaters. Our server was incredibly warm and engaging, despite saying she was "new". We...More

Thank sethttaylor1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was served a great meal of pork chops sous-vide. Really juicy with super flavor. The side was roasted brussel sprouts and mashed potatoes. Tamara recommended a sassy Sauvignon Blanc which paired quite well. I had no idea that a restaurant of this caliber existed...More

Thank davidavery2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved the atmosphere of the YellowBrix. Met by the Wicked Witch of the West at the door. (not real!) Fun decorations inside, and a large pretty patio outside. The food was delicious- I had the meatloaf and it was to die for! My husband...More

Thank 1974AgGigi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and atmosphere. We all enjoyed our meals and service was great. If we ever return to Carlsbad we would definitely come again. However, wHen asked if we would prefer outside or inside seating we chose outside because of cute patio and being from...More

2  Thank Pat F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch today driving through to Texas. I had the New Mexico Alfredo with green chilies and chicken. It was delicious, creamy and flavorful. My husband had the Chicken Tortilla Soup and Cesar Salad. The salad was crisp though a little dry and...More

Thank Ponygirl53
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fabulous experience from the minute we were seated In Tamara's section. She and her trainee Dominic were very attentive and she was able to make great suggestions on ordering. The food was wonderful. The four of us each ordered a different entree...More

1  Thank Landylady50
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived at 7:45pm on a Sunday night after doing the bat program at Carlsbad Caverns. Several other restaurants in town apparently are closed on Sundays, so there was an hour wait. We put our name in, then went and checked in our hotel, freshened...More

Thank scottcaps
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the number one recommended restaurant in Carlsbad for our stay from the locals. We are here for the cavern experience but it was nice to have a decent place to eat on our return. The cuban sandwich was delicious but I don't recommend...More

1  Thank rmnpoore
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Questions & Answers
5 December 2016|
Response from Barbara R | Property representative |
So sorry we missed this. I saw it a while ago, but it was a few days after Christmas anyway. But, in case you are still curious, we were not open.
21 July 2016|
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Response from Barbara R | Property representative |
We do serve wine based alcohol cocktails. Though they are a bit lower in alcohol content, many people feel they can't tell the difference.
25 January 2015|
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Response from Dan0201 | Property representative |
I am sorry, but shrimp are very costly and so most people do not opt to add it to salads. We think $7 for 4 descent-sized grilled shrimp is a pretty good deal. Again, these are not typical "salad" shrimp (the baby tiny... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 N Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5829
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 575-941-2749
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YellowBrix is a bistro style lunch and dinner venue. Our lunch and dinner menus are both available during all hours of operation,11am-9pm Sun.-Thurs. And 11am-10pm on Fri.&Sat. The menu consists of salads, sandwiches, pastas, and many steak and seafood options from the grill including a 24 oz. Cowboy ribeye. Our signature sauce selections are great compliments to our steaks! Upon request, our chef will "whip up" alternatives for the vegetarian and vegan guest.
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