I’ve been meaning to try Caliente’s New Mexican Restaurant for a while, and today is finally the day. For great food, not to mention a Sunday Brunch Buffet, I’m surprised more locals aren’t packing the place. I’m here specifically to try the huevos rancheros, mentioned in Andrea Feucht’s Food Lovers Guide to Santa Fe, Albuquerque, … Continue reading

Papa Felipe's huevos rancheros

Papa Felipe’s

A personal Albuquerque historic Mexican restaurant for me is Papa Felipe’s. Not surprisingly, Papa’s has a few huevos rancheros options. Today I order off the menu as it comesĀ (there is also a “Traditional Huevos Rancheros” on the everyday specials card for meals ordered between 11:30 AM and 5:00 PM). I am not disappointed. Compactly set … Continue reading

Roper's huevos rancheros


On the rarely visited East Side of Albuquerque, is a family restaurant that any Westerner might feel at home, as in “home on the range”, in. Roper’s has been around for years, and I’m embarrassed to say this is my first visit. I’d like to thank my friend Melissa for recommending. As we walk in, … Continue reading