Western View Diner Huevos Rancheros

Western View Diner & Steakhouse

On the West side of town, off of Route 66, just East of Coors Blvd, you’ll see a sign with an arrow for “Western View, Steak House, Coffee Shop”. If you’re hungry, go in! Here you will find great diner fare, including my beloved huevos rancheros- and therefore diner fare with chile. What’s not to … Continue reading

El Charritos

El Charritos

At El Charritos, on Central Avenue on the west side, there is a difference between breakfast and lunch huevos rancheros. However, I don’t think there is much difference having to do with the amount of food one can fit on a plate! This place comes recommended, and it does appear to be a local favorite, … 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



As I make my way towards the inevitable huevos rancheros meal in my immediate future, I find myself sitting in a festive setting, listening to mariachi music, and enjoying complementary chips and salsa. I must be in Albuquerque, and it must be Garduno’s– a place that goes back in my family’s history. Garduno’s huevos are … Continue reading

Hannah & Nate's huevos rancheros

Hannah & Nate’s

At Hannah & Nate’s, a local favorite, the huevos don’t mess around. To the point, the plate of food is complete with color, taste, and comfort. The eggs are perfectly cooked and set right on top, as if to remind me the origin of huevos rancheros. The moment I cut into the eggs, the red … Continue reading