Food and Beverage


V.26 No.47 | 11/23/2017
The red chile combo plate at El Sabor de Juarez
Eric Williams Photography

Restaurant Review

A Taste of Aztlán

El Sabor de Juarez balances north and south

Meet El Sabor de Juarez, a joint where eaters can relish the best chuleta a la Mexicana ($9.95) in town or feast on a combo plate complete with challengingly piquant carne adovada and perfectly hot, fresh and pillowy sopaipillas.
V.26 No.46 | 11/16/2017

Restaurant Review

An “Instant” Favorite

Burritos Alinstante

Burritos Alisante New Mexican fast food, with that like-your-grandma-made-it love, has withstood each test, delivering their downright affordable menu “in an instant.”
V.26 No.45 | 11/9/2017
Baingan bhartha
Eric Williams Photography

Restaurant Review

More Than a Menu

Curry Leaf’s fare is expansive, creative and supremely gratifying to eat

Curry Leaf is a restaurant worth visiting—probably many times—in order to sample their interesting dishes which are rooted in India and amalgamated with the tastes of New Mexico.
seasons eatings

Season's Eatings

Season’s Eatings: Fall/Winter Edition

What’s good on market stands this season?

Eating seasonally is not only financially clever (things that are in season grow plentifully, so they’re cheaper at grocery stores), it’s also healthier and tastier, as fruits and veggies that are out of season are typically grown with chemicals and shipped from far away.
V.26 No.44 | 11/2/2017
Green Chile Cheese Bread

Restaurant Review

Strike Forth For Trail(er)s Unknown

Trail Rider Pizza

Trail Rider Pizza is exactly the kind of kitschy-cool spot you’ll want to see to believe.
Winning Coffee

Food News

Winning Coffee Co. Moves Towards Becoming a Co-Op

The University Heights cornerstone is transitioning into being worker-owned

After several months of taking a financial beating due to the ART construction, the owner of Winning Coffee wanted out, so the staff decided to take over.
V.26 No.43 | 10/26/2017
The Home Cook

Food News

Cooking Up Classics

The Home Cook delivers

The Home Cook

The Home Cook has simple, easily memorized recipes made for weeknight dinners or casual gatherings with friends, covering everything from pickled vegetables, to pasta, to grain salads to cocktails.
V.26 No.41 | 10/12/2017
Best Waffles: Tia B’s La Waffleria/Tia Betty Blue’s

Best of Burque Restaurants 2017

Dine In, Speak Out

Each year we ask you, the good citizens what the best restaurants and dishes in town are. We appreciate the time that y’all took to vote in this year’s Best of Burque Restaurants poll, and we hope that the results will help you figure out where you’ll be dining next in our fair city.
Best Waffles: Tia B’s La Waffleria/Tia Betty Blue’s

Best of Burque Restaurants 2017

Breakfast

Best Huevos Rancheros

These are the places voted best at breakfast.
Best Noodles (Asian): Asian Noodle Bar

Best of Burque Restaurants 2017

Global Cuisine

Best Greek/Mediterranean

These are the places voted best for food from various areas.

Best of Burque Restaurants 2017

Big Feed

Best Comfort Food

These are the places voted best for gluttonous indulgence. Ohhh yeah.
Best Vegan Food: Thai Vegan

Best of Burque Restaurants 2017

Vegetarian Cuisine

Best Vegetarian Food

These are the places voted best for vegetarian cuisine.