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Little Anita's New Mexican Foods Inc.

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2105 Mountain Road Northwest, Albuquerque, NM 87104
505 242 3102
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7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine

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  • 31
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  • 49
    Very good
  • 28
    Average
  • 15
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Very Average

Little Anita's in Old Town offers the standard Mexican food. Nothing outstanding from the combination plates to the average margaritas. Large plates with emphasis on quantity rather than quality. Not bad, just average.

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 16, 2015
Karen D
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Asheville, North Carolina
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
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138 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Asheville, North Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Little Anita's in Old Town offers the standard Mexican food. Nothing outstanding from the combination plates to the average margaritas. Large plates with emphasis on quantity rather than quality. Not bad, just average.

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San Francisco, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I ate here twice while in New Mexico last weekend. I had intended to try a different restaurant the second time, but it turned out to be closed. It was late and I was hungry, so I decided that Little Anita's would do once more. I was not disappointed. The restaurant is a little bit dated (thought clean) but the... More 

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Top Contributor
226 reviews 226 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

This is quite a big restaurant and looked really busy on the Saturday night when we drove past, so we came back on Sunday to find the place unbelievably empty. We were seated straight away, even without a booking. The menu was extensive and I ordered the enchiladas which is my 'default' Mexican choice when I am overwhelmed ... and... More 

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Albuquerque
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Made a mistake because they changed the single taco price.. came in to pick up a take out order for tacos with a 32 dollar BILL for TACOS.. They had 4 people waiting for me there to make sure I didnt run away.. I paid $32 dollars for tacos and left.. Should have fought this because they were totally aggressive.... More 

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White Salmon
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

This restaurant sits on the edge of the old town area. It's easy to find, but their are much better choices for food in the area. Monica's El portal comes to mind. Anyway, the food here is average at best and the service was nonchalant and sloppy to say the least. Atmosphere wise it's your typical Mexican restaurant. I can... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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112 reviews 112 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Came to this location because my daughter said it was good southwestern and Mexican food. It wasn't bad but it wasn't great either. Prices were reasonable.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Several of us ate at this restaurant. We all liked the food we ordered. It was very appealing to look at. The taste was great! It was recommended by our tour guide and was worth the little walk we had to make to get there.

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El Paso, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We were greeted with a warm smile and quickly seated, both were welcome after a crazy morning. The food was good, quick and spicy.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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64 reviews 64 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

After two tries at this restaurant enough is enough. The first hint is the cave-like atmosphere during mid day. If I can barely see the food on my plate there may be a reason, and it turned out to be a valid concern. When I asked the server if they used MSG he told me that a lot of ingredients... More 

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Seguin
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84 reviews 84 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Just out side of old town.. Food is okay.. Needs a bit of flavor..with out the chilli sauce!! Service was good.. Good place just to get a bite to eat..

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2105 Mountain Road Northwest, Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: 505 242 3102

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 8
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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