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1. Alburquerque: The old name for Albuquerque. The first 'r' was removed back in the 19th Century after Anglos had a hard time with ...  
2. Christmas Style: Red and green chile sauce together with the same dish.  
3. ABQ: Shorthand for Albuquerque, or its airport (officially called Albuquerque International Sunport).  
4. Just Muffin Around: A local bakery & cafe that serves up breakfast, lunch, and homemade muffins & muffin tops.
5. Q, The: A quick way of saying Albuquerque, originally a city campaign to make the city better known and to promote awarenes...  
6. Alibi: A local free publication that has a large number of the "haps" (events) of the area, as well as up and coming conce...
7. Haps: Albuquerque English for local events.  
8. Heights-Foothills: This area is at the base of the Sandia Mountains in the NE quadrant of the city. It's a higher class living area t...  
9. Valley, The: This region is located near the Rio Grande river which passes through the Albuquerque area, and is in the SW quadra...  
10. Rio Rancho: Originally not part of Albuquerque, but has grown into the city. Probably has the best neighborhoods, but is a lon...  
11. Frontier, The: An older local restaurant that serves New Mexican foods, used to be 24 hours all the time until recently. A good e...  
12. Twisters: A newer local restaurant thats known for its signature 'Twister burrito' which you can choose the filling (vegatari...  
13. Sadie's: Another older local, that serves many New Mexican plates and is very good, albeit small. From my experience has a ...  
14. Texas Roadhouse: A good Texan restaurant that has invaded the Q, with fresh bread served plentifully and accommodating meals. I'd c...  
15. Rudy's: A Texan joint that serves smoked BBQ, where you can buy your choice of meat wholesale. The setting is what you'd i...  
 
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