People Drive From All Over For The Green Chile Cheeseburgers At This Charming New Mexico Restaurant

Chile is serious business in New Mexico. Walk past any grocery store or restaurant in the height of chile season and you’re bound to catch a whiff of them roasting over a fire outside. The combination of smokiness, crisp flavors, and a surprising heat that would make any diner sweat bullets are exactly why you can find it as a primary ingredient in plenty of dishes.

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Laguna Burger has locations in Albuquerque, Rio Puerco, and Laguna to fill all your burger-eating needs. Visit their website or check out their Facebook page for details on hours and menu options.

Hungry for green chile in other meals? Check Valley Cafe in Hatch for another New Mexican restaurant serving up mouthwatering chile dishes.

Address: 2400 12th St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104, USA