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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Science Museum
“15 min drive from the Casita. Can you keep a secret? See touch and learn about the Manhattan Project. Although small ( like the weapon itproduced ) the objects are authentic . if you love rockets, planes and history. This is for you.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Need to get your Mac fixed? There's an apple store here? Do you want to go to Target, Dillards, or to Trader Joes? You'll also finds shops like Pottery Barn, Talbot's, and Soft Surroundings here. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Great place to walk and shop and try a new restaurant! Lots of amazing stores! Target is across the street and another mall, Coronado Mall, is across Louisiana. ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“This is a very nice outdoor shopping area, there are clothing stores, restaurants, a North Face outdoor store, an Apple store and quite a variety of other shops. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Arcade
“A great place to ride bumper boats, play mini golf, have fun with arcade games and have some amazing family fun! ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Sports Bar
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“This is basically an arcade/restaurant for adults. I've never been there but people who have, say they've enjoyed it. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Movie Theatre
“Close to Uptown, first run movies, IMAX. Uptown has lots of shopping, Apple Store, Trader Joe's, and restaurants.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Great stores: Nordstrom Rack, DSW, & Dillard's. Regal Cinemas IMAX Theatre, popular restaurants (Garduno's Mexican Restaurant, Red Robin, BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse)”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Local fav, they do have 2 locations but this is the more original location. The Queso dip is great here.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Unique Asian Market from everywhere around the World. Find rare and exotic food.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Fruit & Vegetable Store
“Specialty chain offering a range of natural & organic grocery items (most carry beer & wine). 24 mins from house.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Movie Theatre
“Luxury seating in a nice theater. Can reserve seats online in advance. Reclining seats, self-serve popcorn and sodas.”
  • 6 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Located in the same outdoor shopping mall as ABQ Uptown, Elephant Bar is a well-known restaurant chain, but not everyone is so familiar with their happy hour. Bar discounts every day from 9pm - close!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
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“Super cute breakfast place, and close enough to walk to! They have the best breakfast burritos and other classic New Mexican style foods. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“They are a staple in New Mexico and have great pizza and subs (with green chile, of course). ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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  • 4 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Sports Bar
“This is basically an arcade/restaurant for adults. I've never been there but people who have, say they've enjoyed it. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Local fav, they do have 2 locations but this is the more original location. The Queso dip is great here.”
  • 10 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Located in the same outdoor shopping mall as ABQ Uptown, Elephant Bar is a well-known restaurant chain, but not everyone is so familiar with their happy hour. Bar discounts every day from 9pm - close!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“Super cute breakfast place, and close enough to walk to! They have the best breakfast burritos and other classic New Mexican style foods. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“They are a staple in New Mexico and have great pizza and subs (with green chile, of course). ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 4 locals recommend
Burger Joint
“Great diner with classic car shows that occur on set weekends each month. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“Locally owned, within walking distance, outside patio, dog-friendly, good Irish food.”
  • 4 locals recommend

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