Welcome to Cocina Azul, the epitome of home-cooked New Mexican cuisine right here in Albuquerque, New Mexico’s bustling core. Situated in the lively hub of the city, this family-owned culinary retreat offers an unparalleled “home meal” sensation. The accomplished proprietor and master chef, Frank Barela, Sr., delights in sharing cherished recipes that have been handed down for generations.
Inside the restaurant the fragrance of chiles and various seasonings stirs your appetite. Every meal at Cocina Azul is created with heartfelt attention and dedication, capturing the legacy of New Mexican culinary arts. From flavorful green chile concoctions to tempting enchiladas, each mouthful of traditional New Mexican food is a treat for the senses.
Beyond its extraordinary restaurant dining, you can count on Cocina Azul’s catering to bring the essence of New Mexico cuisine to your gatherings.
Experience the real essence of New Mexico at Cocina Azul, where culinary delights are infused with time-honored customs and affectionate preparation.