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County Line

9600 Tramway Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87122-2245
+1 505-856-7477
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
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“brisket” (31 reviews)
“beans” (19 reviews)
“wheat bread” (2 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
9600 Tramway Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87122-2245
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here after hiking trails along the Sandias. Both the ribs and the brisket were very good. Servings were generous for the brisket, beans and side salad. The ribs are excessively generous if ordering the Big Daddy. I prefer baked beans that are little more...More

Thank wvlivingston
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We like to try BBQ when we travelled, so stopped in for lunch after riding the tram. County Line was ok - not good or great. The service was excellent though. The peppered turkey and brisket were also good. The pork ribs were very tough....More

Thank DebbsDebbs
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed an absolutely delicious BBQ brisket here yesterday... so tender and flavorful. The homemade cole slaw and beans complemented the meal perfectly. Probably the best BBQ I've had anywhere. Service was outstanding and the restaurant is very clean (important to me), very comfortable and casual...More

Thank ChiefRQ
Reviewed 13 September 2017

The real deal ... great Texas BBQ in New Mexico. Conveniently located near the Sandia Peak Tramway means you can go on a massive hike and then load up at the County Line after you're done. Wash it down with real Shiner Bock!

Thank Waterloon
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We used to go there a lot many years ago but haven't been there for a couple years so we thought we would try. It wasn't very crowded, even for a Friday night and I think we found out why. Our food was not very...More

Thank SunnQ
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Close to the Tram that takes you to the top of the Sandia Mountains. Lost of space for groups and always good food and good service. Large BBQ menu.

Thank JimGavinNM
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Decided to go for dinner while visiting family. Food and service were great. We had chicken, pork, sausage and brisket. Sides were corn on the cob, French fries, mac and cheese, beans and salad. There homemade bread with honey butter was really good. This bread...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

As much as I love Mexican food, there comes a time when barbecue calls your name. Be sure to answer if you're near County Line. Best cole slaw in the world!

2  Thank Hangry_in_SATX
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a quite good BBQ restaurant with nice views of the Sandia Mountains, with a friendly wait staff. From time to time, it has live entertainment..

2  Thank robertmD1784MO
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The food is tasty. You can enjoy your meal while you look at the scenery. Music is played on some days. Call to find out when.

3  Thank juunno
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Eliab F
27 October 2015|
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Response from DENNIS F | Reviewed this property |
They have a limited menu, which can be accessed on their website. There food is great and I am sure your wife would be able to find something delicious to dine on....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9600 Tramway Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87122-2245
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-856-7477
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