Your guide to the 5 top spots in Westside Albuquerque

Your guide to the 5 top spots in Westside Albuquerque
Photo: Fox's Pizza Den/Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on July 26, 2019.

Looking to uncover all that the Westside has to offer? Get to know this Albuquerque neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a doughnut shop to a massage spot.

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. Rebel Donut

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Topping the list is bakery Rebel Donut, which offers coffee and tea and more. Located at 9311 Coors Blvd. NW, Suite QA, it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting four stars out of 148 reviews on Yelp.

Handmade yeast-based raised doughnuts and cake doughnuts come in a variety of flavors, including red velvet, cinnamon crumb cake, toasted coconut, chocolate salted pretzel, snickerdoodle and Rice Krispie treat.

2. Juice It Up!

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Next up is Juice It Up!, a spot to score juices and smoothies, situated at 9311 Coors Blvd., Unit 67. With 4.5 stars out of 34 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite.

Handcrafted smoothies are made with fruit, nonfat yogurt and/or sherbet. Flavors include lime mango and lemon punch. A variety of raw juice blends are also on offer, as well as acai bowls.

3. Susan Solari

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Massage spot Susan Solari is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 6304 Bellini Lane NW, five stars out of 16 reviews.

The owner notes that she specializes in injuries, realigning the body using myofascial release, cupping, hydrotherapy and warm stones, among other methods.

4. Rose Garden

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Rose Garden, a Chinese fast food spot, is another neighborhood go-to, with four stars out of 85 Yelp reviews. Head over to 6541 Paradise Blvd. NW, Suite E, to see for yourself.

On the menu, you'll find chop suey and chow mein, as well as shrimp, beef, chicken and roast pork dishes. 

5. Fox's Pizza Den

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Finally, check out Fox's Pizza Den, which has earned four stars out of 50 reviews on Yelp. You can find the spot to score pizza, salads and sandwiches at 9221 Coors Blvd. NW.

The restaurant serves up appetizers like mozzarella sticks, jalapeno poppers, potato wedge fries and boneless chicken strips, while its gourmet pizzas include the buffalo chicken, Hawaiian and veggie pies. When it comes to desserts, look for cinnamon sticks, cherry stromboli and brownies.

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