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P'tit Louis

$$ - $$$
Raynolds Addition
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3218 Silver Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-1436
(505) 314-1110
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Tue 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wed - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Denver, Colorado
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350 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our waiter was excellent, we thoroughly enjoyed our salads and our moules et frites, and the wine list had nice choices by the glass. Setting is quaint French bistro. Service was relaxed but not slow. If we got to Albuquerque more often we'd eat here more. As it was, this was just right for dinner after the drive down.

Thank lsc_Denver
Chatham, New York
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59 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Talked to Anita at ballon fest. After walking nob hill, had a wonderful relaxing French lunch before hitting balloon fest again. Wonderful oysters and mussels with saffron. Small quiet street. Reminds of the French bistros I have visited

Thank TravelingUpstateNY
Cedar Crest, New Mexico
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48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

Steak tartare was not on their latest menu, but they made it for me. It was as good as what had in France. The mussels in the cream sauce were excellent. Every single mussel was open, so I think the kitchen culled out the bad ones. Nice touch. The trout special was pretty good. I was happy with the reasonable... More 

Thank trancheNM
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

When I go to french restaurant, I'm looking for great food as well as a certain atmosphere that suggests a french local. This place has both in spades. The design is such that you can certainly imagine yourself in a french cafe in a Paris neighborhood. The food was wonderful. It's very small. One or two tables that seat four... More 

Thank Art T
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26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

Fairly small restaurant at the edge of the university district. The interior is tidy but we prefer the front porch, weather permitting. The service is good and they are not stingy with their wine pours. My filet was as tasty as the come and my wife, a crab-cake connoisseur, declared them to be the second best she has ever had.... More 

Thank James K
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

P'tit Louis is one of my favorite restaurants in Nob Hill. It is charming and lovely. The wait staff is wonderful and the dining room makes you feel like you are in Paris! I especially like Le steak frites and the oysters on the half shell. It is best to go in the Spring, Fall, or Winter, because it gets... More 

Thank erinp18
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

I have been to this restaurant many times. The owners changed about a year ago. The food and wine and dessert is great. The service is great. I love the mussels.

1 Thank Susan W
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Tiny, very French bistro. Mussels with your choice of 6 different sauces. The Moules mariniere are so good I haven't tried the others. My husband had an excellent beef filet with Roquefort sauce; however, a little overdone. If you want medium rare, suggest ordering rare.

Thank CWick1
Sandia Park, New Mexico
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 31, 2016

Now open for Brunch with great food. First course I had the smoked Salmon crepe and my wife had House Pate. Both were great. Followed with Mussels and an omelet. Also very good. Desert was lemon tart All for $20. great food for a great price

Thank Mike B
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016

Great little French cafe. The atmosphere is charming. The food is good and really does impart a French taste. They serve bread and wine too. The seating is a little cramped but still its a nice place to linger.

Thank DJS1000

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
French, European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 5:30 pm
11:00 am - 5:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3218 Silver Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-1436
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque>  > Raynolds Addition
  • Neighborhood: Raynolds Addition
  • Phone Number: (505) 314-1110

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