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El Bruno's Restaurante y Cantina

8806 4th St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87114-1408
505-897-0444
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Ranked #425 of 1,541 Restaurants in Albuquerque
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Ruidoso, New Mexico
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Driving to another restaurant and thought about giving this a try. Everyone was friendly and the tacos were great. Everyone at the table was happy with the food. Server was nice and attentive though he seemed a little new to it all. My one thing is the dining room on the north side is like some converted patio with a... More 

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Olympia
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124 reviews 124 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Three of us went to El Bruno's for dinner. This was my first time. We didn't have a reservation and were seated quickly in the dimly lighted dining room. t ordered the Carnitas - A La Mex. The rolled cheese enchiladas were cold and unappetizing. The steak was good, when properly seasoned. And, you can't hurt the beans. Then, the... More 

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Corrales, New Mexico
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

We were headed to Sadies but decided to try El Bruno's because we had a good experience in Cuba. Terrible service. Waited ten minutes to be seated. Waited 15 minutes to take our order. Waited nearly an hour for food. Waiter explained they were busy with a party. Will not return.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

The food was ok but the service was so bad I wouldn't go back. The waiter was MIA, so no water, refills, etc. management must be asleep.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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121 reviews 121 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Had dinner hear with a couple of friends. In many ways it is a typical New Mexican restaurant and you can get similar food all over town. But, the chile here was quite good, with a bit of a bite--not the bland chile that is served in many places to placate the tourist palate. The margaritas are quite large and... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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122 reviews 122 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We have enjoyed the El Bruno's in Cuba when we are traveling in NW NM and were thrilled to learn there was a location right here in ABQ! The atmosphere did not disappoint and there is a nice patio which we enjoyed. We had an excellent server who made up our guacamole at our table. All of our entrees were... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The food is excellent. The chips are fresh and the salsa excellent. There is a nice variety on the menu to choose from. The resturant has nice ambiance.The staff is very friendly.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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34 reviews 34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

My family has eaten at the restaurant in Cuba on multiple occasions and we've always found it to be excellent. We were eagerly anticipating a visit to the 4th Street location, so we stopped in for a late Sunday breakfast. We arrived about 15 minutes after they opened and they weren't very busy, so I think they were still kind... More 

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Super good food with a nice atmosphere. Dining available although it can be rather noisy from the nearby street. The food is always first rate and the Biscochitos the New Mexico State Cookie are simply the best.

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Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, New Mexico
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51 reviews 51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

My husband and I have eaten dozens of times at El Brunos in Albuquerque. We have also eaten at the El Brunos in cuba, and we think the Albuquerque location has superior food. Service is always excellent, lunch or dinner: we are always greeted at the entrance and promptly seated, then a server brings us menus and salsa and chips.... More 

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Additional Information about El Bruno's Restaurante y Cantina

Address: 8806 4th St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87114-1408
Phone Number: 505-897-0444
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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