Visiting Stardust Skies Park, or just looking to better appreciate what it has to offer? Get to know this Albuquerque neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a sub shop to a bakery and brunch spot.
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Stardust Skies Park, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.
1. Richie B's Pizza
Topping the list is pizza spot Richie B's Pizza, which offers sandwiches and salads. Located at 7200 Montgomery Blvd. NE, Suite A2, it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 362 reviews on Yelp.
The eatery serves authentic New York Italian-style pizza A 25-inch option requires an adult to hold a slice with two hands. Look for cheesesteaks and Italian, turkey and ham, pastrami and veggie subs on the menu. Make sure to leave room for the New York-style cheesecake or a sweet cannoli.
2. The Yeller Sub
Next up is The Yeller Sub, a spot to score sandwiches, situated at 7200 Montgomery Blvd. NE, Suite G-1. With 4.5 stars out of 127 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite.
On the menu, you'll find The Yeller Sub's "famous" torpedoes (subs that include a garnish), traditional subs, french fries, criss-cut fries, homemade chips, salad, and ice cream for dessert. Torpedoes come with steak (thin slices of rib-eye steak and topped with lettuce, tomatoes, onions and Italian dressing); bacon and burger; and ham and egg, meatballs and smoked turkey.
3. Savory Fare Cafe, Bakery & Catering
Cafe, bakery and catering spot Savory Fare Cafe, Bakery & Catering is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 7400 Montgomery Blvd. NE, Suite 1, four stars out of 84 reviews.
For breakfast, you'll find quiche (choice of veggie, Lorraine or green-chile turkey), a build-your-own omelet option, and pancakes with either blueberries or peanut butter. At lunchtime, consider the margherita grilled cheese (mozzarella, parmesan, tomato, pesto and fresh basil on herbed focaccia bread), The Alexander (grilled ham, turkey, provolone cheese, green chile on an organic sprouted white bread) or soup or salad. Don't overlook the lineup of desserts, such as cakes, pies and other pastries.