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Flying Star Cafe - Rio Grande

4026 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87107-3146
+1 505-344-6714
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Cafe, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4026 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87107-3146
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Flying Star does Southwest comfort food well. We enjoyed our sandwiches, soups and salads. And don't forget desert. They are scrumptious! Ordering is easy and the food is delivered to your table. This eatery is clean, efficient and delish.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Susie780
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you can't find something good to eat here,... The Spicy Chicken w. Mac & Cheese was cool day satisfying. As a traveler, I felt right at home with local families. There will be a repeat visit before the weekend is out.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank FadedFoodie
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Because it was near our lodging , during our visit, we decided to dine there. We enjoyed it so much that we went back a couple days later. It was clean, people were friendly & helpful, and menu had plenty to offer. Most importantly, the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DragonDad
Reviewed October 19, 2018

Nice close by restaurant. We were both carded for alcohol purchase, we are both over 70. The patio was a turn off because of fly trap strips were everywhere and filled.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank John C
Reviewed September 2, 2018

When we travel to Albuquerque we usually end up eating at Flying Star. One of our favorites is the rosemary chicken with couscous topped with grilled asparagus. They are always busy and manage to keep the line moving quickly with friendly service. The parking lot...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sisterbythesea
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Flying Star is one of our favorite go-to restaurants whether eating in or take-out. The menu has quite a variety of foods including healthy and organic. I highly recommend the turkey jack....yum. I had the tai steak salad and it was quite flavorful. Don’t forget...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Felicia N
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

The red stuff will amaze you the Mac and cheese will soothe you and the ranchers sand which will fill You up. Comfort food , ambience make this the spot to have breakfast, lunch a snack and dinner

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank N232YGbarbaram
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Each time we are in Albuquerque we meet our friends at the Flying Star for at least one meal. My partner and I ordered salads and they were delicious. There were fresh ingredients and it was good. We all liked our meals. Good food. Good...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Pat W
Reviewed August 1, 2018

We never miss a visit to a Flying Star when we visit Albuquerque. This was our first time at this location, but was good enough to warrant a second visit during a short trip. We dined inside the first visit, and enjoyed th “petio” for...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank captmeg
Reviewed July 30, 2018

I went back twice for the gluten free chocolate chip orange muffin. I was totally delicious - they make it with tapioca and rice flour. Great veggie burger and for 75 cents extra the best gluten free hamburger bun I have ever had. A side...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Chuck R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4026 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87107-3146
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-344-6714
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