Top 10 restaurants, cafes and diners in Albuquerque, New Mexico
Albuquerque coffee & custard: Excellent coffee can be found just south of Nob Hill at Michael Thomas Coffee, who roasts beans on the premises from all over the world. Have a cup and take some beans to go, then venture back toward the University of New Mexico's (UNM) campus for frozen custard straight out of the Midwest. Lighter than ice-cream, eggier than gelato, frozen custard is just right for the summer heat.
I lived in New Mexico for almost 5 years while I attended the University of New Mexico and then taught middle school. While there I fell deeply and madly in love with New Mexican cuisine…and yes, people, New Mexican food is different from Mexican food. I had calabacitas for the first time at my favorite [Read More]