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Brixens

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SNACKS
All Snacks are 20% During Happy Hour for our Dine-In Guests!
V*, VG*, GF* $7.0
Avocado Toast
Grilled Marble Rye Topped with our House Made Guacamole, Grilled Asparagus, Feta Cheese, Diced Tomatoes, Bacon, and Green Onions.
GF* $7.0
Brisket Taquitos
Hand Rolled Brisket Taquitos Made with Our Red Chile Coffee Braised Brisket. Served with our Beer Infused Green Chile Queso and House Roasted Tomato Salsa.
V*, VG*, GF* $5.0
Chile Cheese Fries
We'll make them the way you want them! Crispy, golden, shoestring fries covered with melty, gooey cheese, and topped with your choice of chopped green chile, queso, red chile sauce or green chile sauce.
V*, VG*, GF* $3.5
Chips & Salsa
Fresh Fried Tortilla Chips with our Fresh Roasted Tomato Salsa.
V*, VG*, GF* $5.0
Fried Pickles
Crispy Fried Dill Pickle Slices Served with a Duo of Dipping Sauces, Our House Made Herb Ranch and Fry Sauce.
V*, VG*, GF* $4.0
Olives
Your choice of fried Queen Olives or our house marinated olives, consisting of Queen, Manzanilla, and Kalmata Olives.
V*, VG*, GF* $5.0
Pork Rinds
Fresh fried pork rinds finished are with our house Red Chile BBQ seasoning. Served with Mexican hot sauce for dipping. They are light, crispy, savory, and delightful!
SHAREABLES
All Shareables are 20% During Happy Hour for our Dine-In Guests!
V*, VG*, GF* $9.0
Brussels
Crispy Brussels Sprouts, Roasted Walnuts, Apple Salad, Dried Cranberries, Red Wine Balsamic Reduction
V*, VG*, GF* $12.0
Salt & Pepper Wings
Extra Crispy Wings Dusted with our house Lemon Rosemary Salt and Pepper. For your dipping sauces, we include our House Made Wing Sauce and your choice of Blue Cheese or Ranch Dressing. To complete the dish it is topped with green onions, served with celery and carrot sticks.
V*, VG*, GF* $10.0
Chips & Dips Trio
Made to Order Corn Chips, with Your Choice of 3 of our Fresh Made Dips: Beer Infused Green Chile Queso, Roasted Tomato Salsa, Pico de Gallo, Guacamole, Corn & Black Bean Salsa
V*, VG*, GF* $13.0
Nachos
Fresh Chips, Melted Cheese, Beer Infused Green Chile Queso, Corn and Black Bean Salsa, Guacamole, Sour Cream, and your choice of Green Chile Chicken, Red Chile Brisket, House Veggie Crumbles, or Just Cheese.
V*, VG*, GF* $9.0
Spinach Dip
Warm Spinach Dip made with 5 different cheeses, house marinated artichokes and fresh spinach. Topped with Shredded Parmesan and Fresh Diced Tomatoes. Served with Fresh Fried Parmesan Tortilla Chips.
V*, VG*, GF* $12.0
Quesadilla
Crispy, Melty Quesadilla with your choice of filling. Green Chile Chicken, Red Chile Brisket, Roasted Garlic Mushrooms, Our House Veggie Crumbles, or Just Cheese. Served with Fresh Guacamole, Sour Cream, Salsa, and Queso!
HANDHELDS
Side Options: Shoestring Fries, Sweet Potato Waffle Fries, Onion Strings, or a Side Salad
V*, VG*, GF* $14.0
66 Crunch Burger
6.6 oz Angus Beef, American and Cheddar, L, T, & P, 1000 Island, Signature Crispy Potato Topping. Lots of Custom Add-On's Available!
V*, VG*, GF* $15.0
Chimi Burger
The ultimate chile cheese burger! A hand formed Angus patty is cooked to order, and nestled in a flour tortilla with chopped green chile, cheddar, and american cheeses. These tasty ingredients are wrapped up and flash fried until crispy and delicious! This beauty is served with homemade red and green chile sauces, and topped with fresh guacamole. It encapsulates true New Mexican flavors and ultimate burger joy! Alibi's Featured "Burger Week" Burger!
V*, VG*, GF* 2 Sliders12.0
3 Sliders15.0
Green Chile Bacon Sliders
3oz Angus Beef Sliders, American Cheese, Beer Infused Green Chile Queso, Hot NM Chopped Green Chile, Applewood Smoked Bacon
V*, VG*, GF* 2 Sliders12.0
3 Sliders15.0
Blue Cheese Mushroom Sliders
3 ounce Angus Beef Sliders are Grilled to Order, Topped with Garlic Mushrooms, Crumbled Blue Cheese, and Green Onions, Served Atop Lettuce, Tomato, and Dijon Aioli.
V*, VG*, GF* 2 Sliders12.0
3 Sliders15.0
Fried Chicken Sliders
Crispy Brined Chicken Medallions served three different ways. You choose your favorite! Classic: House 1000 Island, Dill Pickle Chips, Honey Buttered Roll / Buffalo: NM Hot Chicken, Herb Ranch, Blue Cheese Crumbles, Green Onions / NM Style: Melted Cheddar, Guacamole, Green Chile
V*, VG*, GF* $13.0
Chicken Bacon Artichoke
Seared Chicken Breast, Provolone, House Marinated Artichoke Hearts, Crisp Apple-Wood Bacon, Mixed Greens, Pesto Aioli, Rosemary Focaccia Roll
V*, VG*, GF* $13.0
NM Tacos
Your Choice of Red Chili Brisket, Green Chili Chicken, Grilled Argentinian Red Shrimp, Seared Citrus Fish, House Veggie Crumbles, or Garlic Mushrooms, Topped with Corn & Black Bean Salsa, Cotija, and our Melted House Three Cheese Blend. Crispy or soft taco shells? You choose!
V*, VG*, GF* $14.0
NM Panini
Red Chile Brisket, Green Chile Chicken, or House Veggie Crumbles, with Caramelized Onions, Green Chile, Tomato, Dijon Aioli, Cheddar and Smoked Provolone, Panini Pressed
GREENS
GF* $14.0
Caesar
Crisp Romaine Tossed in our Creamy Caesar Dressing, Your Choice of Grilled Chicken, Grilled Shrimp, or Smoked Trout, Shaved Red Onion, Shredded Parmesan Cheese, House Made Croutons
V*, VG*, GF* $14.0
Chicken Caprese
Seared Chicken Breast, Ripe Tomatoes, Fresh Mozzarella, House Marinated Artichokes, Mixed Greens, Balsamic Vinaigrette, Fried Olives, Parmesan, Red Wine Balsamic Reduction.
V*, VG*, GF* $14.0
Taco Salad
A New Mexico Classic! A Large Flour Tortilla is Lightly Fried Until Golden Brown and Crispy. The Shell is Filled with Mixed Lettuce Drizzled with our House Ranch, and topped with Your Choice of Red Chili Brisket, Green Chili Chicken, Grilled Argentinian Red Shrimp, Seared Citrus Fish, House Veggie Crumbles, or Garlic Mushrooms. Guacamole, Corn and Black Bean Pico de Gallo, Shredded House Three Cheese Blend, Cotija Cheese, and Roasted Tomato Salsa Finish this Hearty and Scrumptious Salad.
V*, VG*, GF* $14.0
Waldorf
Mixed Petite Lettuce Leaves Tossed in Our House Balsamic Vinaigrette, Topped with lines of: Grilled Chicken Breast, Diced Celery, Blue Cheese Crumbles, Shaved Red Onion, Dried Cranberries, Herbed Walnuts, and Sliced Green Apples. It is Drizzled with Our Herb Ranch Dressing to Finish.
FORK & KNIFE
Served with a Side Salad
V*, VG*, GF* $28.0
NY Steak
Grilled Hand Cut Angus NY Strip Steak, Creamy Smashed Potatoes, Grilled Asparagus, Sauteed Garlic Mushrooms, Compound Herb Butter, Balsamic Reduction
V*, VG*, GF* $16.0
Meatloaf
House-Made Meatloaf, Spicy Bourbon Glaze, Crispy Onion Strings, Grilled Bread
V*, VG*, GF* $18.0
Chicken & Enchiladas
Seared Chicken Breast, Cheesy Spinach and Mushroom Enchiladas, New Mexico Red and Green Chile Sauces, Avocado, Corn & Black Bean Salsa, Cotija
$22.0
Fish Fry
A lighter take on traditional fish and chips, panko crusted cod and shrimp are served with french fries, house made tartar and cocktail sauces, and lemon wedges. The seafood is crispy on the outside, tender in the middle, and ridiculously delicious!
VG*, GF* $20.0
Chicken Florentine
Fettuccine noodles are covered with a creamy Parmesan sauce loaded with spinach and artichokes. Topped with grilled chicken breast, grilled asparagus, shredded Parmesan, bacon crumbles, and green onions. Served with grilled bread.
SWEET ENDINGS
V*, VG*, GF* $7.0
Hot Whiskey Brownie Sundae
Hot, Rich, Whiskey Infused Chocolate Brownie is topped with Dark Chocolate Sauce, Creamy Vanilla Ice Cream, and Our House Herb Spiced Nuts. This is a complex chocolaty treat that will have your taste buds dancing and begging for more!
V*, VG*, GF* $7.0
Berries & Limoncello Cream
Cookie Crumble Crust, Fresh Limoncello Custard, Topped with a Sweet Berry Compote. Refreshingly delicious!
V* $8.0
Strawberries & Funnel Cake
Fresh fried funnel cake is topped with powdered sugar, fresh strawberries, cinnamon brown sugar ice cream, and drizzled with chocolate sauce. It's decadence at it's funest!
V* $6.0
Cookie A La Mode
Our homemade cinnamon chocolate chip cookie dough is baked in a mini crock and topped with vanilla bean ice cream. It's everything a cookie sundae should be!
Sponsored by: Brixens

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Fabulous Food!
1. Fabulous Food!
"I had the best hamburger I have had in years! Really outstanding."
chgo57
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2. Great Find!
2. Great Find!
"menu was creative, innovative, priced right and most of all delicious."
brandchick
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3. Yummy!
3. Yummy!
"This restaurant was one of my tops in ABQ!"
Danielle M
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PRICE RANGE
$8 - $24
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar, Contemporary, Gastropub
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available
Reviews (69)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A diner in downtown with a simple design and decoration, attended by a friendly staff and offering hearty meals.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 323ram_nf
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed April 30, 2018

I was beyond impressed that every item of the menu explained how it could be modified for vegetarian, vegan or even gluten free needs. In addition to that, the food was fantastic and our entire party was impressed.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank jemmerson14
Tanya S, Owner at Brixens, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2018

Thank you so much Jessica! I am delighted that you enjoyed your visit and hope that you'll visit us again in the future!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent tacos - got one of each (chicken, shrimp and veggie). Also had the blackberry margarita, which was excellent. They have a few TVs, so I enjoyed watching March Madness while eating. Finally, the restaurant's owner came out and talked with the customers. He was...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Heather C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were downtown and after looking for places on TripAdvisor we found Brixens. It's a fairly good-sized place and a little bit loud. It had a very extensive drinks and beer menu including lots of regional beers. My drink order was wrong...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank MarkC379
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While I didn't eat any food here other than chips and salsa and my table had mai-tais to drink, it was a very odd experience. There were 4 of us and the manager or owner was very nice and checked on us but the servers...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Solid bar. Great food, good drinks and excellent service. I’ll be going back again next time I’m in ABQ.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Schwoopin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here on a whim so we were seated at the bar, which was great. Bartender was very friendly and made great recommendations. Sliders and burgers were great, but the charred brussels sprouts were the unexpected superstars of the menu. My beer was a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank swpr0f
Reviewed March 14, 2019 via mobile

In town for business so stopped here for dinner. The good news is that I had the most amazing taco salad of my life here. The bad news is that all future taco salads have henceforth been ruined for me. ;) Great menu, beautiful space,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank stephaniebG4251OE
Reviewed March 10, 2019

Went to this restaurant with friends on a Saturday night. It is in a great brick building with high ceilings and exposed pipes. The owner made the tables out of rustic wood and each table has a small covered ice chest in the middle to...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Terry S
Reviewed March 9, 2019

Really a cool place. Nice decor, menus on tablet devices which was very well done. Service was top notch. Restaurant and bar area clean and well maintained. And the food? So good! Well prepared and very tasty. The prices? Best value I’ve found in a...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Iluvshoes0410
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