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Apothecary Lounge

806 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3606
+1 505-242-0040
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“olive plate” (4 reviews)
“sliders” (11 reviews)
“tapas” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
806 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3606
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Reviewed March 10, 2017

Love this bar...they do need to add heaters to the outside deck. It is a shame to waste the view when you could add heaters and blankets.....Drinks are good too....

Thank JKCDMom
Reviewed March 8, 2017

To date, this is the best bar experience with the most amazing bartender! I love the fact that I can walk into this bar and aside from saying my usual "hello" to Gabe, with very few words he always surprises me with a random adult...More

Thank Tonya T
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

Gabe is the best! He always makes the best drinks and makes great suggestions. I would recommend his drinks and hospitality to all.

Thank Kyle S
Reviewed February 27, 2017 via mobile

Gabriel is a mixologist extraordinaire. He experiments with cutting edge ingredients to deliver some of the best cocktails in the Southwest. I've enjoyed the best work of Jose Thares at bar+mini and Gabriel is in the same league. Grab a drink with him while you...More

1  Thank johnhight
Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

Workers here are more interested in each other than their guests. Noisey in bussing tables and conversation with each other. Really this is not very good. We were excited to come to happy hour but disappointed

Thank santafecarol
Reviewed February 16, 2017

Convenient if staying at the Parq Central. Friendly service, innovative small plates. Not an extensive menu but enough variety. Had the sliders, tacos, calamari, flautas... all very good. Made in house not pre-packaged. The Grand Gran Margarita was one of the best i have ever...More

Thank travelaround48
Reviewed February 7, 2017

Great drinks and light fare -- sliders, tacos, chicken tenders....all we needed after a tiring day. Staff was adorable and friendly.

Thank Arthistory76
Reviewed February 1, 2017

Great drinks, great HH bar menu and magnificent views of our great city. The outside patio is so nice in the warm weather.

Thank Kim T
Reviewed November 21, 2016

Very friendly staff, great tapas type meal, and drinks, along with lovely views of the city of Albuquerque

Thank R00tsie
Reviewed November 19, 2016

Had a drink before heading out to dinner and views were phenomenal. Enjoyed happy hour prices as well. Came back after dinner for a night cap.

Thank SSabo09
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $12
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Scenic view, Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 10:30 pm
3:00 pm - 10:30 pm
3:00 pm - 10:30 pm
3:00 pm - 10:30 pm
3:00 pm - 10:30 pm
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 806 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3606
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-242-0040
  • E-mail
The Apothecary Lounge is Albuquerque's ultimate rooftop bar and patio, offering breathtaking panoramic views of the mountains, downtown skyline and New Mexico’s famous sunsets. Gather with friends or park yourself in one of the bar’s creatively designed secluded spaces for a quiet conversation.
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