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5420 Central Ave SW, Albuquerque, NM 87105-1856
+1 505-831-8905
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good22%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“shrimp tacos” (11 reviews)
“pulpo” (4 reviews)
“beef” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Seafood, Spanish
5420 Central Ave SW, Albuquerque, NM 87105-1856
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Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Great food, fresh, great service. The food has an authentic taste, and they are always trying something new. The camaron caribe is the best, the tostada de jaiba is also one of their best dishes

Thank Paola M
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We, and a whole host of other friends, went for a casual dinner. Dinner for three of us (including 2 iced teas) was a whopping $25. The special for the night was 4 tacos pastor with a drink - we had that and we also...More

1  Thank CJGinFL
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Some of the most yummy tacos I've ever had. A true gem in the ABQ food scene and reasonable prices too.

Thank J N
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Love the RT 66 food trucks in Albuquerque. Had to try this one as it reminded me of something you might see on the East Coast where I am from. Very cute "Tiki and Beach" theme. They cook everything fresh so don't expect to run...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

The restaurant looks a bit like a shack on the side of the road, but the food is definitely worth stopping by. You have to order from a window on the side of the building, but then they have an area with picnic tables to...More

Thank Disc29
Reviewed 13 September 2016

A good friend recommended the Taco Tuesday Special -- 3 Fish Tacos for $5. I tried them, and they were WONDERFUL! Delicious, and a great value! As other reviews have pointed out -- Sharky's only offers window service, with an patio dining area. It was...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

The shrimp tacos are very good here. There are fried, but not very greasy. Fish and shrimp tacos are their specialty. They have other meats as well, the adobada tacos are really good. There is a nice patio with misters to help keep you cool....More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Food was excellent!! We had fish & shrimp baja tacos. They only have outside dining so it can get a little warm during the August heat but the cure for this is getting it to go. Definitely would go back.

Thank Robbie M
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

The food is awesome and is so authentic. The chef was very nice and sociable and made us want to come back. They had a seafood soup that I was craving my entire pregnancy so as soon as I gave birth I went back and...More

Thank Sara C
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Great place it is a little hole in the wall but the food was excellent. I would definitely recommend this place and I will be visiting again.

Thank Luv2beonvacation
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Questions & Answers
21 September 2015|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Iggylizard | Reviewed this property |
My father-in-law is vegetarian and was able to find items on the menu that he was able to eat. I can't recall what he ordered, but I hope that helps.
Rob P
18 February 2015|
Response from LMtortugas | Reviewed this property |
My understanding is cash only.
Rob P
18 February 2015|
Response from 2013TravelinFool | Reviewed this property |
Don't know for sure but we paid cash. Cash-plastic still worth the stop for lunch!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5420 Central Ave SW, Albuquerque, NM 87105-1856
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-831-8905
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