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Dining in Albuquerque

Albuquerque, NM hotel restaurants offer a wide variety of delectable options for satisfying your appetite. From Southwest specialties to a variety of other exotic ethnic cuisines, and from fine dining to excellent, inexpensive fare in various neighborhoods, there's always something delicious on offer at the many restaurants in Albuquerque.
Delicious Local Foods

Dining at Nativo Lodge

You don’t have to go far to enjoy some of the finest contemporary Southwestern dining in Albuquerque. Nativo Lodge is home to the Spirit Winds Cafe.

The Lobby Lounge is also a great spot to grab a drink before or after dinner. Nativo Lodge also offers a private outdoor teepee, which includes a hookah lounge, that is available for rent to private parties and special groups.
Spirit Winds Cafe American and Local Cuisine

Spirit Winds Cafe

Spirit Winds Cafe, a New Mexico restaurant that offers fresh, seasonal entrees that highlight our Southwestern flavors and love of chiles. The Cafe is open for dinner. Contact us for more information about our Albuquerque cafe.

We will be open for extended breakfast and dinner hours during the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta (Oct. 7-15, 2017).

Balloon Fiesta Breakfast Hours:
  • Daily: 5 - 10 a.m.
  • Grab-and-go burritos may be purchased beginning at 4 a.m.
Balloon Fiesta Dinner Hours
  •  Thurs.-Sun.: 3 - 10 p.m.
  •  Mon.-Wed.: 5 - 10 p.m. featuring a special Native Feast menu
Regular Dinner Hours
  • Sunday - Thursday:  5 - 9 p.m.
  • Friday & Saturday: 4 - 10 p.m.
Restaurant hours are subject to change
Nativo Lobby Bar Happy Hour Specials

Nativo Lodge Lobby Bar

During Balloon Fiesta, our Lobby Bar will open at 9 a.m. with a Bloody Mary bar through noon every day.
Happy Hour specials will be offered daily.

Regular Hours
  • Sunday - Thursday: 5 - 10 p.m.
  • Friday & Saturday: 4 - 11 p.m.
See our new drink menu featuring local craft beers, wine, and specialty cocktails inspired by our Artist Rooms.
Lobby Lounge Tasty Beverages

Nightlife Events at Nativo Lodge

A variety of seasonal Albuquerque, NM events are hosted by Nativo Lodge. For information on what might be happening during your stay, visit our Facebook Page
Outdoor Teepee Hookah Lounge

Hookah Lounge in Teepee

Enjoy specialty hookah flavors in our outdoor teepee near the pool. Reservations to the hookah lounge are by appointment only, so please ask the front desk for a menu or package options.
QBar Lounge At Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town

Other Albuquerque Dining and Nightlife Opportunities

Nativo Lodge is conveniently located near a number of other Albuquerque, NM restaurants, including a Starbucks just next door. For other enjoyable ABQ nightlife and dining experiences, we recommend the restaurant, lounge and club located at our sister hotel, Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town.

Garduños at Old Town 
Traditional New Mexican and American cuisine
800 Rio Grande Blvd. NW, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87104

QBar Lounge 
Sophisticated Nightclub and Lounge
800 Rio Grande Blvd. NW, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87104

Casa Esencia
Friday Dance Nightclub
Resident, guest and celebrity DJs spin the latest dance and club music
800 Rio Grande Blvd. NW, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87104

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