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The Greenside Cafe

12165 State Highway 14 N, Suite B-1, Village of Bella Vista Shopping Center, Cedar Crest, NM 87008-9461
+1 505-286-2684
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12165 State Highway 14 N, Suite B-1, Village of Bella Vista Shopping Center, Cedar Crest, NM 87008-9461
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Arriving too late to go through the Tinker Town museum we drove back into town to get a bite to eat & locate our B&B. We found good food & service at this location. Although out of our usual way, we just might have to...More

1  Thank AZboyinWI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our party of three plus a German Shepperd visited in July, 2017. We sat on the patio and enjoyed excellent food. We had mostly Mexican fare. We didn't realize that we arrived five minutes before closing. We discovered that later....The staff were very gracious and...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I eat here often and have never been disappointed. Good food, a pleasant setting in the Sandia Mountains, and great staff. What's not to like?

Thank _rjulyan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While mostly a lunch and dinner restaurant, I really enjoy Greenside for Sunday brunch. They open at 10 on Sunday with a full menu of the usual breakfast combinations of eggs, meat, and pancakes. Their huevos rancheros are special, especially the vegetarian version with black...More

Thank MuzunguViejo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you’re looking for a good place to eat in Cedar Crest Greenside Cafe is your place to go. Great customer service and the food is good too. It’s all about family.

Thank Marrielta M
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

I went with some friends for a birthday party. The restaurant was cute but I thought the food was mediocre and way over priced for what you get. Service was good.

Thank Casey T
Reviewed May 15, 2018

This is one of the better restaurants in the area. The staff is friendly and helpful and the menu has a variety of standards items and some specials that cover all our needs. Worth a try.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed April 21, 2018

This is a nice and friendly restaurant located right on the Turquoise Trail. The food is plentiful and okay. The service is very good. There was a table near us whose order wasn't delivered as was ordered, and they not only comped it , but...More

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

We were late for our dinner date, airports and rental cars can sometimes challenge one’s schedule, but the host as well as the staff were ready for us. A hangry growing 17 year old and frustrated mom appreciate this above all else. Dinner was quick,...More

1  Thank RJillMaxwellAZ
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

What an excellent find in an area with limited choices. Great food, atmosphere, and friendly staff will ensure that we will be back soon.....and an impressive beer/wine selection.

Thank Lawrence M
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November 26, 2017|
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Response from pfols |
Thank you so much. Am trying this tonight.
September 13, 2017|
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Response from Sandi M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have a patio but it has been cold and windy here so you might want to see if patio is open.
March 21, 2016|
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Response from Beverly L | Reviewed this property |
um.. i am not staff.. i just did a review. i'd go to the website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12165 State Highway 14 N, Suite B-1, Village of Bella Vista Shopping Center, Cedar Crest, NM 87008-9461
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Cedar Crest
  • Phone Number: +1 505-286-2684
  • E-mail
The Greenside Cafe is a casual counter service style restaurant 15 minutes east of Albuquerque, NM on the scenic Turquoise Trail Highway. We offer a wide selection of beers and wine and have one of the most scenic patios in the state. The Greenside Cafe is open for Lunch and Dinner 7 days a week and offers breakfast on Saturday and Sunday only.
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