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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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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (79 reviews)
“bread” (38 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 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 2 days ago via mobile

I had heard a lot about this location from Rio Rancho locals. They were all very adamant that this restauranteur would provide an excellent dining experience. Upon first visit the waiter was professional and quite amazing actually. Making note of exactly what we wanted and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Winesnob79
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We've eaten at Joe's half dozen times since moving to Rio Rancho 2 years ago. It's always been a great dinner experience, the right combination of cozy and great food!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank chasbabb
Reviewed November 20, 2018

We stumbled into this place, which is hard to do with all of the road construction going on. At first, we thought it was closed, but we soon found out otherwise. We were immediately seated and attentively served. We had the lunch buffet and everything...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RetiredMilitary
Reviewed November 17, 2018

lovely place good food and people are very cool in NM.. Food is like home made and the buffet is awesome

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Suzzette T
Reviewed November 9, 2018

The spaghetti with meatballs with marinara sauce, eggplant parmesan and fresh baked bread can all be described as "bland". Don't know what happened this time but there wasn't much taste to any of it. It's as if the cook forgot to add spices.

Date of visit: November 2018
6  Thank Edmundo_de_ABQ
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Very nice family restaurant. The food is really good, and the salads are great! I was very happy with this place and value for the price.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank LKBnurse
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Joe’s has been a nice “go-to” place in Rio Rancho for several years. They are always friendly and try to accommodate most any need. My needs have changed some over the last few years and I even get pasta to go and pick it up...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ricklepore
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Wow!! I’ve left many reviews, but this is my first restaurant review. This place is fantastic! We were a party of 8, including a baby, a toddler, and a nine year old. Our food was delicious and the service was the best that I ever...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank KiraS434
Reviewed November 1, 2018

The building certainly doesn't give an indication as to the delicious dining awaiting inside. The Ziti ala Vodka has scrumptious, as was the Clam Linguine. The bread and bruschetta and dipping oil that came with the meal was also excellent. Service is excellent (our server...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank wacotxtraveler
Reviewed October 31, 2018

This was a nice & cozy restaurant with a good atmosphere. It was not your ordinary pizzeria rather a decent Italian restaurant. Wine menu was extensive and the prices were reasonable.The food was also very good and reasonably priced. I ordered eggplant Parmesan and I...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SunnyW358
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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
Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Kids
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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