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Garduno's of Mexico Restaurant & Cantina at Old Town

RR - RRRMexican, ,
800 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-2007
+1 505-222-8766
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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06:00 - 22:30 Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
800 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-2007
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were recently snowed in in Albuquerque and stay at the Hotel Albuquerque and ate here several times. Jenn, the daytime bartender took care of us most of the times we visited and went over and beyond. Sometimes she was the only person there. Service...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank PhillipGaines
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a party of 7 and had great service. We were seated right away-around 5pm. Good kids meal options and also has a good gluten free selection. Blood orange margarita was delicious!!! I also tried the coconut margarita which was also a good one...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jenniferj718
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a party of about 8 and since there was no reservation possible, we waited a bit. The drinks were good, the food was very good ! Our order didn't come perfect but that was ok because the food was so good. Thank you...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank slosoosie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Gardunos for Christmas Eve dinner, and our reservations were for a buffet in the conference room, but we wanted to eat in the restaurant. We find that it is lower key and food is fresher. Our server, Ryan, was really good. He...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying in the hotel for a few days and so ate here for two dinners and one breakfast and enjoyed them all. The place is very busy and the Q-bar is right adjacent so it is a lively place. We liked the ambiance....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AroundtheWorld36
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Garduno's is the past has been one of my favorite restaurants in Albuquerque. This visit was a family get together after grandkids Christmas song singing at the Natural History Museum combined with a birthday celebration. We had reservations and some of the party arrived early....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Marvin S
Reviewed 2 December 2018

Large menu, great service, unusual breakfast items. REasonably priced. Ate several meals here and enjoyed them all

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank fcrane35
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

Dinner at the hotel location of Garduño’s was very tasty. Great service! We ordered a variety of dishes and sides and shared. Our favorites were the chicken tortilla soup and guacamole. It was a bit pricey and not sure if other locations charge the same...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Nena_Skidoo
Reviewed 23 November 2018

We were looking for somewhere for Thanksgiving dinner. We read good reviews of Garduno's, so we made reservations. We arrived anticipating good things. When we arrived, they showed us to a high top table and stool chairs. This is impossible for me due to serious...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bevhr
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

This is the place if you like delicious,spicy,authentic,Mexican!The server was polite,personable & efficient.The ambiance was perfect,we felt like we were in Mexico with the decor & the mariachi band.Loved it!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jimai K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$18
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-2007 (Formerly Garduno's at Old Town Restaurant & Cantina)
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-222-8766
  • E-mail
Enjoy authentic regional New Mexican and Mexican cuisine at this favorite Old Town restaurant and bar and Albuquerque's finest Garduño's location. Garduño's serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, and offers an extensive selection of tequila, wine, liqueurs, and world-class margaritas. It features an inviting hacienda-style interior and lush outdoor garden patio.
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