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El Sabor DE Juarez

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3527 Gibson Blvd SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-1627
505-265-3338
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Family owned and run with good food

I was looking around for something that wasn't part of a restaurant chain and that was within reasonable walking distance of the airport hotel where I was. The restaurant is right across from the Kirtland Air Force Base entrance. The owner's family is from Juarez, hence the name "The... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 4, 2015
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

I was looking around for something that wasn't part of a restaurant chain and that was within reasonable walking distance of the airport hotel where I was. The restaurant is right across from the Kirtland Air Force Base entrance. The owner's family is from Juarez, hence the name "The Flavor/Taste of Juarez". It was half an hour until closing, so... More 

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Savannah GA
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170 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

The burritos and flautas were very good. My carne asada burrito meat had a nice grill char and good seasoning. The rice was done right and was a good accompaniment to the other dishes. Usually such a small place would not be noted for excellent service but we were very impressed with the very busy staff. The food arrived in... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

me and my family eat here a lot love the food and the people that work here, I highly recommend this place

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San Antonio, Texas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We had the pleasure of eating at El Sabor De Juarez on Gibson Blvd in Albuquerque New Mex. this January of 2015 after being recommended by our desk clerk at our hotel. It is a tiny hideaway a person might pass unnoticed, but the food prepared inside will make you take notice. Excellent dinners with all the Mexican favorites. The... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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94 reviews 94 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Tucked incongruously next to a pawn shop across from Kirtland Air Force Base, this hole-in-the-wall serves authentic norteno (northern Mexican) food at reasonable prices. We especially like the enchiladas, but everything we've had there has been good. On the numerous times we've been here, it has looked like there were only three employees -- a cook, a manager who may... More 

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Tijeras
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Unpretentious small diner across from the AF Base...consistently good across 20 visits. The price, especially for the daily specials is very reasonable. Not sure about the recent reviews, we always get good, friendly service and every meal has been good.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

i had went to have a lunch with my family, they forgot about us multiple times, had to get up and ask for refills on mine n my husbands ice tea! top it off the guy filled my drink with coke and half tea who does that! then when we go and pay he tries to over charge us! has... More 

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Albuquerque
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71 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

This is a small Mexican diner on a busy thoroughfare that I have been going to for more than 25 years. In my opinion, it has decent Mexican food including Veracruz-style fish but what really turns me on is their Caldo de Pescado which reminds me of wonderful soups I've had in interior Mexico, full of fish and vegetables. Ask... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

The beef tacos were awful -the hamburger meat was mostly a non-meat filler and undercooked - the meat was pink. I could not eat it. They were kind enough to take them away and bring me chicken tacos. The chips were overcooked, the beans were dry, and everything was over salted. It was not very clean either. Nice people, bad... More 

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sterling heights, MI
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104 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

Had never had menudo and went there with my daughter who lives in ABQ just for that purpose. Excellent although I don't have any thing to guage it by. The rest of the food was very good also. The atmosphere is tiny old style diner but don't let that deter you.

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Address: 3527 Gibson Blvd SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-1627
Phone Number: 505-265-3338
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
Cuisine: Mexican

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  • Address: 3527 Gibson Blvd SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-1627
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: 505-265-3338

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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