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YellowBrix Restaurant

201 N Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5829
+1 575-941-2749
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“tortilla soup” (26 reviews)
“gelato” (24 reviews)
“steak” (79 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
201 N Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5829
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food was great staff was attentive and did I mention the food was great! I would stop in again if Im in the area. No question about it!!

Thank Eric B
Reviewed yesterday

Dinner and desert was a bit pricey- about $25 for the taco plate, water and cheesecake. But we sat outside and the relaxing atmosphere was worth every penny glad we splurged.

Thank Angela L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you are into Southwestern you will be pleased. Cute place but wish they offered something without a southwestern twist. Prices weren't to bad.

Thank pprff
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Attentive and very friendly service. Meatloaf was delicious and had a unique flavor. Tacos and burritos were thoughtfully prepared and tasty. Modest and diverse selection of cold beer. One of the best meals we had in Carlsbad!

Thank DaveFromChicago2017
Reviewed 6 days ago

We walked in excited to try out this restaurant that seemed to have really good reviews but the hostess was so rude. She looked at us like we were insects that had just walked in to her restaurant and she immediately said to us that...More

Thank Lupita V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had 4 couples eating here. I had made reservations as I had no idea how busy they were as we were just in Carlsbad for a mini vacation. They were really busy inside the restaurant but the outside seating wasn't as full. They have...More

Thank Lisagtankersley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just left here. We arrived an the hostess seated us. Our waitress arrived and we ordered a beer each. We then ordered the nachos grande an told the waitress we don’t want to rush. She said fine. She came back in about 3 minutes...More

Thank Askoepp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for dinner and was surprised by the place and how upscale (I usually eat Cheez Its in front of the TV so it was upscale to me at least). Really good and efficient service and lots of choices, including fresh fish, and great salads....More

Thank COGR
Barbara R, Owner at YellowBrix Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words. We appreciate guests like yourself who take the time to give us feedback. We appreciate all feedback, but this kind of feedback makes our day. Our employees strive to give you a very enjoyable experience and I...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are staying in Carlsbad to see the caverns. We went here for dinner which happened to be a Saturday night. It was very crowded ,which we expected, and there was a wait,which we also expected. When we checked in we were asked if we...More

Thank aerofig52
Barbara R, Owner at YellowBrix Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Aerofig52, Thanks for the feedback. Unfortunately, I was not made aware of the situation early on and it was too late to personally resolve the situation. So sorry that happened. All servers and hosts have been apprised (even though we have some new staff)...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious scratch kitchen fare at reasonable prices. Outside, inside and back room dining areas. Great location right downtown. Will definitely visit again when in the area!

Thank Sue R
Barbara R, Owner at YellowBrix Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback, Sue! We value all feedback, but your kudos are particularly appreciated since it is so difficult to take the time to do a review. Happy that you had a nice experience and hope your travels are full of great experiences!

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Questions & Answers
December 5, 2016|
Response from Barbara R | Property representative |
So sorry we missed this. I saw it a while ago, but it was a few days after Christmas anyway. But, in case you are still curious, we were not open.
July 20, 2016|
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Response from Barbara R | Property representative |
We do serve wine based alcohol cocktails. Though they are a bit lower in alcohol content, many people feel they can't tell the difference.
January 24, 2015|
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Response from Dan0201 | Property representative |
I am sorry, but shrimp are very costly and so most people do not opt to add it to salads. We think $7 for 4 descent-sized grilled shrimp is a pretty good deal. Again, these are not typical "salad" shrimp (the baby tiny... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
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
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 N Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5829
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 575-941-2749
  • E-mail
YellowBrix is a bistro style lunch and dinner venue. Our lunch and dinner menus are both available during all hours of operation,11am-9pm Sun.-Thurs. And 11am-10pm on Fri.&Sat. The menu consists of salads, sandwiches, pastas, and many steak and seafood options from the grill including a 24 oz. Cowboy ribeye. Our signature sauce selections are great compliments to our steaks! Upon request, our chef will "whip up" alternatives for the vegetarian and vegan guest.
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