V.26 No.33 | 8/17/2017
Eric Williams Photography Restaurant Review “He’s an Eatin’ Lad” March goes all Jethro on y’all at Kap’s Coffee Shop Diner fare and New Mexican cuisine are somehow related. They’re both a sort of comfort food available in America, after all. Kap’s Coffee Shop & Diner has both.
V.26 No.31 | 8/3/2017
Restaurant Review Farm to Table at Farm & Table A celebration, steeped in the agrarian history of the North Valley Farm & Table is definitely upscale, with delicious surprises across the board and exacting detail to every dish, but still approachable enough for anyone’s special occasions.
V.26 No.30 | 7/27/2017
Eric Williams Photography Restaurant Review The Squash of Thailand Thai Boran’s unique menu holds some surprises Josh Lee is overwhelmed by pumpkin curry at Thai Boran and then keeps eating and eating.
V.26 No.28 | 7/13/2017
Restaurant Review Eat Everything Flavor blooms at Mazaya Cafe Mazaya excels in creating a wide variety of mouthwatering and intriguing flavors that keep you reaching for just one more bite.
V.26 No.27 | 7/6/2017
Restaurant Review Take Me Home, Corrales Road Bistro Brewery is the place where you belong Hidden along Old Corrales Road are a few spots for rock-solid casual dining that are downright easy on the wallet—and Corrales Bistro Brewery is a prime example.
V.26 No.26 | 6/29/2017
Restaurant Review Summer Magic Consistency and kindness reign at St. Clair Balance seems to be what St. Clair is good at. Their restaurant is upscale without feeling out-of-bounds when you're dressed down, the staff is knowledgeable about the wine list without sounding snobbish, and the food is refined without the price tag.
V.26 No.25 | 6/22/2017
Renée Chavez Restaurant Review Catch the Pizza Bug Blue Grasshopper has serious pizza and scads of beer Blue Grasshopper Brewpub on the West Side invented neither beer nor pizza, but does a damn fine job at serving up both to the sweaty Burqueños who crawl into its cool, dark depths.
V.26 No.24 | 6/15/2017
Eric Williams Photography Restaurant Review El Portal de la Percepción Monica’s is the door to delicious The food at Monica’s El Portal Restaurant resembles and tastes like home-cooked New Mexican fare more than any of the other dozen or so diners August March has visited in the past year.
V.26 No.23 | 6/8/2017
Eric Williams Photography Restaurant Review Beans, Burritos and Office Space Acapulco will make you want to stay forever At Acapulco you will find masterfully crafted classics that you might not have realized you were missing so badly.
V.26 No.22 | 6/1/2017
Restaurant Review Ride the Wave Hello Poké is cool, fresh and filling Rare is the joint that delivers take-away that is focused on a vibrantly fresh and healthy meal. Enter Hello Poké , riding a giant wave of foodie enthusiasm for one of Hawaii’s proudest dishes.
V.26 No.21 | 5/25/2017
Restaurant Review Down Home at The Farmacy Locally-sourced and expertly crafted daytime fare With its locally-sourced fare and smart, cool vibes, the quiet and cozy Farmacy is the kind of place Albuquerque deserves as an option.
V.26 No.20 | 5/18/2017
Restaurant Review Finding Fractious Familiar La Familar flummoxes foodie A tale of two enchiladas at La Familiar , wherein August March laments the uncertainty of epicurean life, realizing that nothing is forever. Food Bosque Chile Festival Saturday, Aug 19: 10am-7pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
A celebration of food, art, and culture on the Rio Grande with entertainment, kids’ activities, arts and crafts vendors, food trucks, beer and wine, a salsa competition, and chef demonstrations.
Comm New Mexico Hempfest Saturday, Aug 19: Noon-9pm Balloon Fiesta Park
Presentations from industry leaders, as well as exhibitors and vendors showcasing products and services. Vendors are licensed producers, dispensaries, nutrient companies, medical clinics, health and wellness providers and more.
via Pixabay Food The Macaroni and Cheese Festival Saturday, Aug 19: 1-5pm Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum
Browse the delicious wares of over 30 vendors, enjoy wine and beer tastings, live music, entertainment and games.
Art Broken Boxes Artist Celebration Saturday, Aug 19: 2-5pm form & concept
View the work of over 40 visual artists from around the world who instigate change in their communities while enjoying live painting, music and food from local eateries.
Art Visionary Jazz Saturday, Aug 19: 5-9pm Eye on the Mountain Gallery
Artist Bill Johnson releases over 30 new watercolors and drawings of legendary jazz musicians.
Film No Borders: Social Struggles Across the USA Sunday, Aug 20: 11am-12:30pm Guild Cinema
Engaging social and political interviews with organizations, individuals and musicians who share their histories regarding the social struggles in their cities.
• Salsa Dance Party!!! 8.19.2017