Looking to uncover all that Skies West has to offer? Get to know this Albuquerque neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a paint-your-own-pottery shop to a Hawaiian restaurant and sushi bar.
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Skies West, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.
1. Kiln It
Topping the list is arts and crafts spot Kiln It. Located at 5740 Night Whisper Road NW, Suite 290, it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting five stars out of 19 reviews on Yelp.
Stop by the paint-your-own-pottery studio to paint pottery, create mosaics and even craft a clay creation on a wheel. The shop also hosts parties and features a mobile studio that travels to schools, churches, offices and more.
2. Ironwood Kitchen
Next up is comfort food and traditional American spot Ironwood Kitchen, situated at the shopping center at 5740 Night Whisper Road NW, Suite 250. With four stars out of 130 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite.
On the menu expect to find made-from-scratch dishes, including green chile stew with beef and potato, country fried steak and eggs, French toast, smothered breakfast burritos topped with a choice of chili or melted cheese and a variety of sandwiches and burgers.
3. Marble Brewery
Marble Brewery is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 5740 Night Whisper Road, four stars out of 126 reviews.
The taproom offers classic, seasonal and featured draft beers, as well as a variety of hard seltzers. The venue also hosts live music and serves up food from local eateries.
4. Ohana Hut
Ohana Hut, a sushi bar and Hawaiian restaurant, is another neighborhood go-to, with four stars out of 30 Yelp reviews. Head over to 5740 Night Whisper Road NW to see for yourself.
The menu features an array of Asian Pacific cuisine, including seared spam smothered in teriyaki sauce, seaweed salad and ramen with a choice of pork belly, chicken, shrimp or spam. A variety of sushi rolls are also available.