Portales, New Mexico has a reputation for adopting ancient methods for current tastes. And the munch factories appear to follow that script. Alums and fussy students from New Mexico State and the University of New Mexico have tasted it all, from Albuquerque to Phoenix. And there’s a reason they keep coming back here.
For some dumb reason, the culinary wizards in Portales, New Mexico still do not experience the notice they deserve. For real: these should be on the radar for wise gourmands everywhere.
The gastronomy in the West is assuredly very fascinating. And the neighborhood offers a wonderful representative sample with its bacon, eggs, mac and cheese and salads. Motivated gals and guys may finally experience the taste of home-cooked Asian, Soul Food and Mexican this evening. But if your hungry party prefers normal, classic menu items like pancakes and eggs, then the rustic grub joints can serve that need too.
In an era of conformity, these kitchen artists are leading the resistance. You may call them food freedom fighters. You will be first shocked and then amazed by what’s even possible with onions or pecans. Edible bistros are often trying to be bohemian in the popular restaurant clusters. Meanwhile, in the outskirts of town, the bistros try to supply cheap eats to busy professionals and parents.
We would never recommend second-rate grub hubs. So we cut down the list and only are presenting the most real grub hubs in New Mexico. Come get supper, lass!
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1111 W 2nd St
Portales, NM 88130