Feel like having real New Mexican food for dinner but not wanting to cook in your Albuquerque home? Step into El Pinto, a family run restaurant with authentic recipes handed on down generation by generation. One taste of the food in this historic restaurant and you will be coming back for more. Start with green chile strips, tasty slices of chile, batter fried and accompanied by red chile dressing. Top main course choices include red chile ribs, carne adovada burritos and traditional combination plates. Sunday brunch at El Pinto is always a popular choice. Frequent diners enjoy New Mexican eggs benedict, green chile sausage croissants and blue corn blueberry pecan pancakes.
Happy hour is happening from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Monday to Friday, so take a seat at the El Pinto Tequila Bar where there are over 150 tequilas to choose from. Enjoy signature margaritas or give a toast with a shot or two. Passing on the traditions of New Mexican cooking is important at El Patio. Find a variety of New Mexican recipes to try yourself, or bring the taste of the restaurant back to your Albuquerque home by purchasing a jar or two of El Pinto salsa.
Beautiful Albuquerque Real Estate Perfect for Special Events
Picturesque with flowering arches, large private dining areas and elegant patios this Albuquerque real estate location is the place to go for special events such as bridal and baby showers. Weddings are also held at El Pinto, with the property being able to accommodate upwards of 100 people. Visit El Pinto to see the menu and learn more about special events.