Classic Food with a Modern Twist

If you’re searching for a refreshing take on some of your favorite New Mexican dishes, Cantina Nueva is serving up mouthwatering meals in your neighborhood! Get ready for good food, incredible fun, and of course, expertly crafted margaritas to quench your thirst!


Monday – Thursday: 11am – 9pm
Friday – Saturday: 11am – 10pm
Sunday: 10am – 9pm

Fresh Twists on Classic Favorites

Fresh Twists on Classic Favorites


Want to be a part of something new and exciting coming to Albuquerque? Take advantage of this incredible opportunity to join the Cantina Nueva team! We’re looking for energetic and friendly individuals who are passionate about providing high-quality service in a fast paced and fun environment. Apply today!

Our Story

For decades, Cantina Nueva’s sister restaurant, Garduño’s, has been a staple amongst New Mexicans for fresh and authentic Mexican food. Looking to add a unique twist to those classic dishes, Cantina Nueva steps in to the Northeast Heights of Albuquerque to offer delicious and innovative spins on beloved New Mexicans plates.

Where Tradition Finds Innovation