New Mexico April 17, 2017
These 6 New Mexico Restaurants Make Their Tortillas In House
We all know that fresh tortillas take New Mexican and Mexican dishes to a whole other level. But where to find them? Here are 6 restaurants in the Land of Enchantment that make their tortillas in house:
1. ¡Ándele! Restaurante (Mesilla)
Doesn’t this picture make you want to recreate a life-size version of the Hungry Hungry Hippos game? The restaurant specializes in Southwestern and Mexican cuisine. Try the tortillas here in dishes like the green chicken chile enchiladas. You’ll find ¡Ándele! at 1950 Calle del Norte in Mesilla.
2. Frontier Restaurant (Albuquerque)
The use of fresh tortillas is one of the reasons Frontier’s breakfast burritos are among the best you’ll ever try. Head to 2400 Central Avenue SE in Albuquerque to see for yourself or learn more about this iconic restaurant
3. Charlie’s Bakery and Café, a.k.a. Charlie’s Spic & Span (Las Vegas)
The fluffy flour tortillas at Charie’s border one legendary. Order on of Charlie’s breakfast burritos to try them. You can also pick up a bag of – usually still warm – tortillas to go. This bakery is located at 715 Douglas Avenue in Las Vegas.
4. Alicia’s Tortilleria (Santa Fe)
The tortillas here are freshly made each day. Try them in a burrito – there’s a wide selection available including chicharron, chile rellenos, and chicken mole. Alicia’s is a bit of a diamond in the rough and it’s located at 1314 Rufina Circle, Suite A in Santa Fe.
5. Duran Central Pharmacy (Albuquerque)
You wouldn’t expect a simple tortilla with butter to taste so good but, when it’s thick homemade like the ones here, that’s all you need. You can even watch the tortillas being made. This unique restaurant is located at 1815 Central Avenue NW in Albuquerque.
6. Dona Maria (Farmington)
Choose between fresh corn and flour tortillas at this popular restaurant. Sample them in the burritos or enchiladas. Dona Maria can be found at 1930 San Juan Boulevard, Suite I in Farmington.
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