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Standard Diner

320 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3516
+1 505-243-1440
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“meatloaf” (139 reviews)
“truffle fries” (19 reviews)
“panna cotta” (12 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
320 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3516
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our family dined here for the first time and had a wonderful time. Big portions and delicious food. Service was good too. Will be back

Thank Kathy433
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a wonderful meal here on the 4th of July The meat was tender and the vegetables were first rate and fresh The desert was good and the drinks were cold Our server was excellent

Thank REZ1059
Reviewed 1 week ago

So it's a diner, which is usually not classy fare. And this one is called the "Standard" diner, which reinforces the idea of being average. But the food here is definitely more upscale than you'd normally associate with a diner... as are the prices. So...More

Thank montanapescado
NewMexicoMatt, Owner at Standard Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our restaurant. We're sorry that you came in expecting typical average diner fare. To respond to your comments, the word "Standard" means a benchmark for which all others wish to achieve. It does not...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walked from our b&b, Downtown Historic B& B. Very comfortable diner, pleasant greeting, great personable waiters.not real hungry so split Chicken Fried Steak, they were very accomadating to sub veggies with a good salad, split everything,,good tea and AP. Three Lechie cake very good..a very...More

Thank jmes h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Twice visited in only three days in Albuquerque-yep, that pleasant and good. The salad with the lemon Italian blend was very nicely balanced and an unexpected surprise. The Edo Burger was a cut above other places and the Bulldog Burger with chicken substitute was a...More

Thank ColbertGD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time visit and our children had given us a gift card to enjoy a meal before a show at Popejoy Hall. The location was great, since it is close to UNM and Popejoy. The service was attentive and the food yummy. Decided to go...More

Thank merdhretired
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was the best I've had for a reasonable price. The table next to me was extremely loud but that was a fluke. Very cool retro place. They had an old cigarette machine from the 50s or 60s that was selling local art for $5....More

Thank John M
NewMexicoMatt, Owner at Standard Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments! Regarding the art...the machine is from Art-O-Mat. You can look them up online to find out all about them. All of the money goes to Art-O-Mat and the artists who provide the artwork. Each piece is a handmade item and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love the location of this eatery. It has the flavor of the whole Route 66 experience. You won't be disappointed.

Thank Kay L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Standard diner is without a doubt, an excellent place for foodies. We tried the bacon wrapped jalapenos to start off the evening. These are no ordinary poppers! They have pine nuts and golden raisins within a creamy cheese inside. These things could be their own...More

Thank NMRugger
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is another diner featured on Diners, Drive Ins and Dives. The meatloaf was featured and lived up to expectations. Good service.

Thank L D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3516
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque>  > Huning Highland Historic District
  • Neighbourhood: Huning Highland Historic District
  • Phone Number: +1 505-243-1440
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