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V.25 No.43 | 10/27/2016
Al Pastor, Cobia fish (in focus), chicken tinga tacos

Restaurant Review

Bird’s the Word

El Cotorro slings tiny tacos and tasty ice cream

By Renée Chavez
Alibi Managing Editor Renée Chavez discovers El Cotorro, a new haven of taco and ice cream delights.
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V.25 No.42 | 10/20/2016
The combination plate, Christmas Style

Restaurant Review

The Road to Padilla’s

It’s paved with sauce and sustainability

By August March
August March gets serious about suburban culture in Burque en route to Padilla’s for an enchilada fix.
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V.25 No.41 | 10/13/2016
(Bao) Beef Bulgogi

Restaurant Review

Falling Short on Flavors and Focus

Too many items, not enough expertise

By Megan Reneau
Megan Reneau had high hopes for StreetFood Asia’s expansive menu and fantastic service. However …
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V.25 No.40 | 10/6/2016
Magokoro dishes
Hosho McCreesh

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Konnichiwa! Konbanwa!

Magokoro serves up soul food

By Hosho McCreesh
Magokoro serves up soul food.
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V.25 No.38 | 09/22/2016

Alibi Picks

Latte Birthday Wishes

Saturday, Oct 1: Birthday Bash

By Renee Chavez [ Fri Sep 30 2016 10:00 AM ]
Enjoy the signature brews, live music, live art demonstrations, games and a special beer release while raising money for the charity There's A Better Way to help local homeless families.
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V.25 No.39 | 9/29/2016
Breakfast burrito with green chile

Restaurant Review

The Gold Standard

In Gold Street Caffé we trust

By Monica Schmitt
Monica Schmitt says depend on Gold Street Caffé for a delicious meal and a more than satisfying coffee fix.
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V.25 No.37 | 09/15/2016

Event Horizon

Steamed Cheese

Saturday, Sep 24: Steampunk Spectacular 5: Cthulhu's Revenge

By Joshua Lee [ Fri Sep 23 2016 11:00 AM ]
A science-fiction themed day of workshops, costume contests and entertainment. Teens allowed if accompanied by an adult.
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V.25 No.38 | 9/22/2016
#16 Vermicelli bowl with vegetables

Restaurant Review

Eat Like No One is Watching

Seriously, keep your leftovers from Kyana's Kitchen

By Maggie Grimason
Maggie Grimason says it's easy to imagine drunken, late-night conversations happening in the spacious confines of Kyana’s Kitchen, Albuquerque's newest Vietnamese spot and a restaurant that notably keeps late-night hours.
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V.25 No.37 | 9/15/2016
Green chile chicken enchiladas
Eric Williams Photography

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Louder Than Enchiladas

And I know because she said so

By August March
August March manages to conjure El Patio’s time-tested version of Nuevo Mexicano cuisine while invoking The Smiths.
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V.25 No.36 | 09/08/2016
Run Boy Run
Courtesy of the artist

Event Horizon

Run to this Show!

Saturday, Sep 10: Don't Run Away

By August March [ Thu Sep 8 2016 11:00 AM ]
See this AZ band perform live.
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V.25 No.36 | 9/8/2016
Torta al pastor

Restaurant Review

El Paisa, Take Me Home

Feed your need for Mexican

By Joshua Lee
Joshua Lee finally gets his Mexican fix at El Paisa.
V.25 No.35 | 9/1/2016
Green Chile Jackburger
Hosho McCreesh

Restaurant Review

Comfort Food with a Conscience

Grassburger supports morals and flavor

By Hosho McCreesh
Finding a quality casual meal is not always an easy task. Enter Grassburger (from Durango, their second location is here in the Northeast Heights) and their menu built around grass-fed beef.
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V.25 No.34 | 8/25/2016

Restaurant Review

Amo Amore, Mi Amore

Buon appetito

By Megan Reneau
As someone who’s been loyal to Amore Neapolitan Pizzeria for years, Megan knows what she likes. For you readers, though, she decided to try a couple of new things.
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V.25 No.32 | 08/11/2016

Event Horizon

Youth Against Violence

Saturday, Aug 20: UFC Fight 202: Diaz vs. McGregor Rematch

By Joshua Lee [ Fri Aug 19 2016 12:00 PM ]
McGregor and Diaz fight again. Co-main events includes Anthony Johnson vs. Glover Teixeira, Donald Cerrone vs. Rick Story, Hyun Gyu Lim vs. Mike Perry and more.
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V.25 No.33 | 8/18/2016
Breakfast Enchiladas

Restaurant Review

Tia Betty Blue’s Forever!

Your own aunt couldn’t do this good

By August March
August March visits Tia Betty Blue’s for Breakfast.
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