Chile Bowl

Chile Bowl

On a chilly winter Sunday I find myself wandering towards the Chile Bowl, a Taste of New Mexico, just North of Downtown Albuquerque on 4th Street. Score! This is the right place for today’s huevos rancheros outing, as the location is in-city, yet it feels like I made my way to the ranch… Looks delicious, … Continue reading

Flying Star

Flying Star Cafe

Flying Star Cafe‘s mission is to, “fly below the radar of the larger chains and to cook where no one has cooked before!” Well, I love meeting below the radar of those pesky chains, especially with some of our beloved Albuquerque and New Mexico local “chains”. You KNOW the huevos rancheros will be better this … Continue reading

Slate Street Cafe huevos rancheros

Slate Street Cafe

Open and light urban ambiance coupled with yummy modern comfort-type food leads one to try huevos rancheros at Slate Street Cafe. Urban huevos are served here! Even the presentation is muy chic. Perfectly cooked eggs are served atop corn tortillas, and the sole side is crispy, nicely spiced-up hashbrowns. It’s so pretty, I’m not sure … Continue reading

Garcia's huevos rancheros


At an Albuquerque staple, Garcia’s, or The Original Garcia’s Kitchen, one expects to find traditional huevos rancheros, among other delicious New Mexican cuisine. One would be right. “Fresh, hand-prepared, New Mexican cuisine at a reasonable price” indeed. The huevos, perfectly prepared, are definitely in there over corn tortillas and alongside papitas and very refried beans. The … Continue reading

Cocina Azul huevos rancheros

Cocina Azul

Cocina Azul is indeed a great place to “Get your chile on!” In fact, as one drives by this little gem off 12th & Mountain, there is a sign mentioning one of their most popular dishes: huevos rancheros! But of course, that is why are here… Cocina Azul’s huevos are delicious, no-nonsense and fulfilling. Over … Continue reading

Barelas Coffee Shop huevos rancheros

Barelas Coffee Shop

South of downtown Albuquerque in the historic Barelas neighborhood, is the home of some delicious huevos rancheros at none other than the Barelas Coffee Shop. Today we sit on the patio, and huevos is the perfect lunch of the day. Over corn tortillas are eggs just a bit overcooked, not too surprising seeing how bustling … Continue reading

Pueblo Harvest Cafe huevos rancheros

Pueblo Harvest Cafe

New Mexico is a culturally-rich sun-spot on the map of the known universe, and one of the richest cultures in spirit is that of the Indian Pueblo peoples. Lucky for us, in the heart of Albuquerque, between downtown and the North Valley is the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center and the delicious Pueblo Harvest Cafe & … Continue reading