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Cocina Azul

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
1134 Mountain Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102-1866
+1 505-831-2500
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“carne adovada” (49 reviews)
“sopapillas” (95 reviews)
“steak tacos” (16 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1134 Mountain Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102-1866
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Reviewed 6 days ago

After visiting and eating several items from the menu, they wished they had a Cocina Azul back home. Care adovada and queso, red chili dishes, green chili stew are terrific. We took two quarts of the green chili stew, too have with breakfast the next...More

Thank Demetrio146
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Early Sunday pm, excellent food & beer, fantastic service. Great for conversation, not too loud, relaxed. Really loved it & recommend it

Thank Kate F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch at Cocina Azul. The food was very flavorful with large portions. Our waiter was very engaging. We enjoyed it so much that we returned the following morning for breakfast. We were not disappointed, the huevos ranchero's were some of the best we...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came on Halloween and had a great time. I had the chile relleno with brisket and green chiles; DH chose carne adovada and red chile. His was very hot--he was sweating! Fortunately plenty of cold beer helped (they have Marble, a local beer, as...More

Thank SueCatherine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband & I were visiting a local store while traveling through NM & Googled “Restaurants Near Me” & this place popped up!😁 Checked out the menu, looked great!! Upon arrival, the wait staff, premises were fabulous! We ordered the brisket street tacos & relleno...More

Thank DrCatherine R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved this place. Ate breakfast here with my wife. My wife got the chicken fried steak and I got the breakfast burrito. Both were amazing and came with green chilis on top (obviously). Service was fast, prices were reasonable, and the food was delicious. Definitely...More

Thank VLG1031
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here before our “biking bad” tour on the recommendation from a guy in the bike shop. All I can say is Wow! The portions are huge-we could have easily ordered one dish and split it. We got the brisket rellenos and abodaba enchiladas....More

1  Thank AZTravelingcouple
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Loved this simple, seat-yourself diner. Service was attentive and we were able to order a standard dish that wasn’t on the menu. The green chili stew was outstanding- the best I’ve had.

Thank ceceliainDC
Reviewed 10 October 2018

This is a great casual spot for authentic delicious New Mexican Cuisine. Convenient free parking, clean, neat, bright and friendly place.

Thank samuel755
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We came here for dinner. Food was excellent - the Combo plate and the steak bowl were recommended by patrons walking out and they didn't disappoint. The Concierge at the hotel said "if you want food like my grandmother cooked, this is it" and he...More

Thank JesseSlome
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Response from popocass | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Bob B | Reviewed this property |
No bar. Beer and wine are serve at the table.
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yes they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
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08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1134 Mountain Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102-1866
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-831-2500
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