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HOly Cow

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Huning Highland Historic District
American, Bar
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700 Central Ave SE, 87102, Albuquerque, NM
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff was friendly and the food great! There is a casual feel that invites you to talk with other tables and share your thoughts about your favorite malt or shake.

Thank Renee B
Aiken, South Carolina
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206 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow if like a large tasty burger, make it a destination for dinner. Very good beer selection. Be aware of heavy construction on Central Avenue. Excellent service.

Thank redrooster89
Okehampton, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to Holy Cow twice during my visit to Albuquerque, the first time seeking a take-out of just two side orders. I was staying at the Days Inn over the road and was feeling very under-vegetabled. Having checked on their website and seen that they did sweet potato fries and zucchini fries I went over to ask if they... More 

Thank MaggyW
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hamburgers were tasty! Service was friendly. Good beer selection. Be sure to share the fries as the serving is HUGE!

Thank Dalejenniferhagstrom
Winona, Mn
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

If you are wanting a good burger at a healthy price (meaning a bit on the high side for burger price ranges), this would be the place. The burgers taste fresh. They are a bit bigger of a serving than a person needs, but they are darn good and cooked to order.

Thank JustSkippy
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3 reviews
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

We've eaten at Holy Cow 10 or so times and have thoroughly enjoyed it every time. The grass fed burgers are excellent. Best sweet potatoes fries I've ever had. I dint drink alcohol but they have a great root beer.

Thank Matt V
New Hope, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Loved the signature burger with ample sweet potato fries. Added a chocolate milkshake and was in total Heaven !!!! And no TUMS were needed that night !

Thank Arthistory76
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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172 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Great service, knowledgeable and high energy servers. Really good food, I love the chicken and almond salad. Really large, wonderfully fresh and a bargain at $10. The tuna sandwich is fantastic. I think most people think this is a burger and fries restaurant but they have so much more to offer.

Thank Karen W
San Francisco Bay Area
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

This is a great spot for vegan/vegetarians or omnivores. The vegan burger (grilled eggplant) was exceptional and they served it on a bed of greens, since I declined a bun. We splurged on sweet potato fries and fried zucchini sticks and the servings were quite generous. Service was quick, hip and trendy decor, very popular spot. A must stop off... More 

Thank ChrisandLoriann
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Decided to take my wife an 16 month old daughter to lunch...heard great things about holy cow...can't say the same...from the moment we walked in to paying the overpriced check an leaving..our burgers undercooked an sad...service had a "I don't want to be here attitude" really wanted to say great things about this restaurant but can not...will not be back...... More 

Thank jared7283

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Central Ave SE, 87102, Albuquerque, NM
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque>  > Huning Highland Historic District
  • Neighbourhood: Huning Highland Historic District
  • Phone Number: 505-242-2991
Not far from Hotel Parq Central

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?