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The Grove Cafe & Market

600 Central Avenue, SE, Suite A, Albuquerque, NM (Huning Highland Historic District)
505-248-9800
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Ranked #6 of 1,516 Restaurants in Albuquerque
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $20
Cuisines: American
Neighborhood: Huning Highland Historic District
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Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Description: The Grove Café & Market is East Downtown’s artisan breakfast and lunch café. Enjoy an abundance of fine foods and culinary treats while sipping specialty coffee, tea and wines on our spacious outdoor patio. Sunday Brunch specials highlighting seasonal ingredients, salads featuring local and organic produce, housemade english muffins and signature cupcakes…the grove is here for your everyday cravings.
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English first
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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71 reviews 71 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

This cafe proved to be a delicious spot for lunch that delivered on its reputation of the best grilled cheese. I ordered their three cheese grilled on sourdough with an addition of green chilis with a seasonal side of quinoa salad and two slices of sweet pickles. Everything was fresh and tasty. Service was great. You walk up to the... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

I really love going to this restaurant every time I have to go to ABQ!!!! I even sucked it up after I had a tooth extraction and ate the about 15m after my extraction. I had a delicious pastry first, then a sandwich salad combo. The sourdough bread is so delicious. There's nothing I wouldn't try here. Can't wait to... More

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Spokane, Washington
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36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

Went here for lunch on Saturday. There was a line but I didn't think it was too bad. The food is fabulous. I had the tomato mozzarella sandwich. Fresh made mozzarella on house made olive bread. It was so good. The coffee was also delicious and I'm a coffee snob. I look forward to going back.

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Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

Wow! Such a treat in town. All the high marks on this particular eatery are accurate. We went for breakfast, which i'm not a huge fan of; yet, this place was absolutely great way to start the day. I had the French crepes which were light with great flavor and he had the chile burrito. I was surprised to hear... More

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MINNETONKA
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49 reviews 49 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Have a meal where "Walt" met his partner. This is an order it up front and they deliver to your table kind of place. Very busy and noisy the morning (Sunday) we were there. Kind of trendy sandwich-type menu but the food is good and not too expensive.

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Top Contributor
155 reviews 155 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

First, the place is busy and does have a line. But the line is really because of the goofy way they make the cashier prepare all of the drinks before you can pay and then find a table. I guess this helps other diners finish up so you can snatch the table... I tried the grilled cheese and veggie sandwich.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Pretentious atmosphere. Average overpriced lunch. They don't have diet coke. Desserts looked good. Very crowded at lunch to the point of claustrophobic. Not a bad place, just not for me.

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

A busy Sunday brunch during the Balloon Fiesta found us at the Grove. . . Yes, there's a wait to order, but the food is worth it. The flavor combinations in the Croque Madam are terrific, and my husband's scramble was perfect. We highly recommend it. Having the wait staff seat you and bring your food helps with the overall... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Cute little cafe that I come to every time I'm in Albuquerque (twice now). Love the atmosphere of this cute little place. They've added some outdoor seating since the last time I was here. Super relaxed and friendly staff members. You go to the counter, order drinks & food and grab a seat somewhere and the server will bring your... More

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Scottsdale, AZ
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227 reviews 227 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

If I lived in Albuquerque, I would not be writing thei review. I would want to frequently go there, and the line is long enough. This place is wonderful and worth the wait in line. I had the best Roasted Tomato Soup that I have ever had. My Roasted Turkey sandwich was perfection. My husbands Breakfast sandwich was also perfection.... More

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