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Frontier Restaurant

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2400 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-3507
+1 505-266-0550
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“cinnamon rolls” (259 reviews)
“tortillas” (190 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2400 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-3507
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Grabbed a quick lunch. food was very tasty and fast. it is close the university campus so excellent for students.

Thank Pat W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Perfect for a casual & delish breakfast! Went with friends for a quick pre-wedding breakfast the place is huge so you’ll not want for seats! Order at the counter, find a table & watch for your order to come up. Heuvos rancheros great - the...More

Thank KBjaz
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We always drive straight to Frontier from the airport when we land in Albuquerque. The green Chile chicken enchiladas are the best! Their tortillas are fresh and tasty. Cinnamon rolls are legendary and a definite MUST!

Thank TravelMacks
Reviewed 4 days ago

I could eat here every day. It's authentic New Mexican food like my grandmother used to make. Their red chili is amazing and so is there carne-adovada! I've tried many many different New Mexican restaurants in ABQ, but they can't beat The Frontier.

Thank Donna H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very popular with students at U of NM and locals. Inexpensive food, lively atmosphere, huge place...very decent basic menu. Fun place!

Thank robertjR2371ZD
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brought my 11th grader for a Bonanza Burger meal. He gave a thumbs up for great food, fast service and a future college kid's price level! Excitement was seeing a city fire truck go by while waiting at the cross walk.

Thank Ina M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My sister swears by this place. But her taste in food is a little different than ours. We flew in and met her at the frontier on a Thursday. As I was walking through the dirty restaurant I looked at what people were eating, by...More

Thank uscavasos
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The cinnamon rolls are a must. They also own Golden Pride restaurants. I go there every Sunday to get my dad his favorite sausage breakfast burrito, rated best in town. So both are a must to go to. I order my burrito in a bowl...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We made a quick stop during our trip to pick up breakfast burritos. We also purchased fresh tortillas to take home. The staff were so accommodating and wonderful to deal with. Our burritos were very tasty and the tortillas were a pleasant treat to take...More

Thank Joann00
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Low key restaurant, you’ll enter and walk right up to order your food and wait for your number to be called for your food pick up. Inexpensive and affordable. Directly across from the university which keeps them busy. The food is great!

Thank Brkhousekitty
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September 25, 2016|
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Response from destinationknown | Reviewed this property |
Not that kind of eatery. Think "diner" not "dining", think "greasy spoon" not "silver spoon".
Lurissa M
October 23, 2015|
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Response from Edie F | Reviewed this property |
I don't think Frontier Restaurant has delivery service, but I'm not positive. Certainly have not seen any signs of delivery service any of the times I've been there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 1:00 AM
5:00 AM - 1:00 AM
5:00 AM - 1:00 AM
5:00 AM - 1:00 AM
5:00 AM - 1:00 AM
5:00 AM - 1:00 AM
5:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2400 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-3507
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-266-0550
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