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Joe's Pasta House

3201 Southern Blvd SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124-2070
+1 505-892-3333
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (69 reviews)
“bread” (32 reviews)
“cannoli” (9 reviews)
Closes in 28 min
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
Steakhouse, Seafood, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3201 Southern Blvd SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124-2070
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We ate here recently and had the lunch buffet. Several shapes of pasta, marinara sauce, meat sauce, eggplant parmesan, Garlic bread, baked chicken, vegetable soup, and homemade cookies. All good! I especially loved the eggplant. The fresh bread and herbed olive oil at the table...More

Thank stracci2000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fantastic and respectful atmosphere. Not to mention the food is exceptional. This is our 3rd visit and once again everything was on point. You can tell that the food is fresh down to the lettuce in our salads. Our server this visit amazed...More

2  Thank Saidee S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very popular eatery with a tasty Italian menu and good wine selection. It has become one of our go-to comfort food choices.

Thank chasbabb
Reviewed 1 week ago

I grew up in a predominately Italian area in upstate New York, so I was raised with incredible, authentic Italian cuisine. Dining at Joe's Pasta House is like returning to my childhood. I highly recommend the Veal Marsala... Outstanding!!!

Thank M3949GMleew
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in for lunch a week ago and tried the buffet. Best eggplant I've ever had. Really tasty, and spiced just right. There was also salad, pasta, chicken, meatballs, soups and desert. The service was great and the atmosphere can't be beat. Sorry that I...More

Thank Luke A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I will review this place anytime I can. Joe's Pasta House is absolutely the best Italian food anywhere. I believe I have tried every item on the menu and not one time have I been disappointed. Joe runs a great restaurant and his staff are...More

1  Thank CClifford505
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After relocating to Albuquerque, NM May 21st, I went looking for an Italian food fix. Olive Garden was close so I made a phone order and went to pick up. I wish I hadn't (all of that will be the subject of a future review)....More

Thank jlaw2424
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Joe's pasta house has a great atmosphere for in dining, fantastic homemade sangria, and they have spaghetti & meatball buckets for take out. My family loves and prices are great highly recommend!

Thank V7596ZTjoanner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been there with my family before and enjoyed it everytime. On this particular visit was a fund raiser for a local charity organization. As usual the food was excellent,service too notch and i support local businesses and Joe's Pasta House is active in...More

Thank Sammy G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good place for a business lunch with colleagues and or family and friends. nice atmosphere and very clean. Good people great staff everyone was very friendly our food was served fast and hot. The lunch buffet was a great deal as well. My family and...More

Thank nt1200
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Questions & Answers
Crystal B
August 9, 2016|
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Response from KC and Joe G | Property representative |
Absolutely, we have our Lunch menu available until 3pm Monday-Saturday and our dinner menu is available open-close.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3201 Southern Blvd SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124-2070
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Rio Rancho
  • Phone Number: +1 505-892-3333
  • E-mail
"Our Focus is on Quality Ingredients, Great Atmosphere & Personal Service." Voted Best Italian Restaurant Albuquerque 2013, Best Pasta Albuquerque 2013 & Best Dessert: Tiramisu; as voted on in Albuquerque the Magazine, The Weekly Alibi & Best of Taste of Rio Rancho 2014! Serving Rio Rancho & Albuquerque, New Mexico area for over 14 years & reviewed as one of the Best Restaurants; Joe's Pasta House proudly shares with you the traditional Italian American cuisine created with immigration recipes taught to Joe while growing up in his grandmother's kitchen. Working in the family bakery, Joe also learned the pastry trade from his father; but his heart remained in grandma's kitchen. After reiceving culinary training in NYC; Joe started out in the restaurant business as dishwasher, then a cook while also serving & he worked his way up. Being experienced with working with several chefs, he started his first business with Dagwood's Restaurant following with Avanti's Pizzeria & Dakota's Catering. Kassie (KC), Joe's wife, started out as server in her teens, working her way up to food & beverage management by her early 20's; both in restaurants & catering. Together Joe & Kassie Guzzardi team up to serve you with over 50 years combined restaurant & catering experience. It is our joy & pleasure to serve you.
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