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momadamsa Jun 29, 2010 04:45 AM

Deb- Are you tuned in?
(Of course, I'll listen to anyone if you're willing to help)
I'm picking up a friend at the airport and heading East, to drive up Hwy 14 to Santa Fe.
We're going to need lunch (gluten-free for me).
Any suggestions for something healthy and tasty between the the airport and Carnuel?

  1. DebitNM Jun 29, 2010 05:36 AM

    I would go to The Grove Cafe and Market
    Exit airport on Yale and go north to Central. Make a left on Central, go under I 25 and it's on the left side, corner of Walter. Then you could get back on 25 and head over to 40.

    They have nice salads which would work for gluten-free.


    Gil just did a write up on it:

    Let me know if you want more ideas.

    Grove Cafe & Market
    600 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM

    5 Replies
    1. re: DebitNM
      momadamsa Jun 29, 2010 09:15 AM

      I keep forgetting about the Grove Cafe - I think we'll try it when Peter goes to Presbyterian for an appointment in a couple of weeks.
      For the "heading for Tijeras" day, I'd like something out toward the southeast corner of the city.

      1. re: momadamsa
        DebitNM Jun 29, 2010 01:34 PM

        Greenside Cafe in Cedar Crest? I haven't eaten there, but it sounds good and Gil liked it:

        Greenside Cafe
        12165 State Highway 14 N, Cedar Crest, NM 87008

        1. re: DebitNM
          momadamsa Jun 29, 2010 02:03 PM

          BINGO! Looks great - and GF options.
          We really need to meet for a cup of tea sometime.

          1. re: momadamsa
            DebitNM Jun 29, 2010 02:25 PM

            Torino's for coffee and a pastry works for me!

            1. re: DebitNM
              momadamsa Jun 29, 2010 04:55 PM

              You mean I have to go all the way to Albuquerque?
              I'll let you know the next time I make the Great Trek.

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