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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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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (37 reviews)
“buddha bowl” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (15 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Cafe, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4026 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87107-3146
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Reviewed October 16, 2017

This restaurant has outstanding salads, sandwiches, coffee, tea, etc. You order at the counter and then the food is brought to your table. When I'm in Albuquerque I always try to eat there.

Thank CloudcroftGirl2
Reviewed September 26, 2017

We stopped for lunch at the Flying Star as a recommendation from the Inn we were staying at. GREAT New Mexican flair in many of the choices and hard to decide as their WERE so many choices, even MANY vegetarian options! We sat outside which...More

Thank navymom123
Reviewed September 21, 2017

Ate here a couple of times during our stay in Albuquerque. Really nice food, great service, wonderful atmosphere.

Thank Steve P
Reviewed August 26, 2017

Found the organic menu interesting and tempting. Great breakfast but do not come before 7:00 am or they will not even serve you a cup of coffee until the clock strikes 7:00am. The sweet potato pancakes were simply delicious. Baja shrimp tacos are a seasonal...More

Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed August 17, 2017

We ate here several times during our stay in Los Ranchos. The salads are great! Desserts are varied. Even got food to-go one day.

Thank J H
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

On a business trip. Stopped by at Flying Star for lunch. Wide variety. Great salads. Ordered the fish tacos with a pink drink - delicious. Great service too. Will highly recommend.

Thank poshpartiz
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Can't tell you how many times I've been here over the years but I never miss it when I'm in town. They have something for everyone on the menu and I've never had a bad meal there. Dine inside or on the open air patio....More

Thank Jim D
Reviewed June 12, 2017

My travel companion and I ate here several times during our recent visit to ABQ and we left happy and full EVERY time! The diverse menu offered delicious vegan options for myself, as well as tasty selections for my carnivore friend...LOL. And the outdoor patio...More

Thank Kimberly H
Reviewed April 26, 2017

What a great place! Serves fun healthy food, great atmosphere, casual, patio is dog friendly with their own water bowls, and the day we were there - must have been the senior cycling tour - Lots of older folks in their bicycle gear enjoying a...More

Thank Holly H
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant had a jetsons cartoon feel to it. The theme really came together throughout the establishment and the food was really good. I had the shrimp tacos and would definitely recommend. It's organic healthy choices was almost overshadowed by the seconds it took me...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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