While the Land of Enchantment filled to the brim with Pappadeaux restaurants that serve up delicious enchiladas, burritos, and more Southwest food than you can stomach, it can be hard to find good seafood since we’re not on the coast. Despite being in the desert, this small chain has come to Albuquerque and does it better than local spots in New Orleans. For fresh lobster, oysters, gumbo, and so many other fresh coastal options, this seafood restaurant in Duke City will make you feel like you’ve transported to the gulf. Make sure to come hungry, because these portions are as big as can be.
Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen in Albuquerque!
It might be hard to find seafood in the Southwest, but this little chain does it even better than the coastal favorites.
Besides impeccable service, this ABQ spot serves up some of the best fresh seafood in the entire state.
Whether it be fresh lobster, oysters, tilapia, or a shrimp boil, you won’t be able to get enough of this fresh, delicious fish.
The portions at Pappadeaux are gigantic, so make sure to come hungry.
Every dish at this seafood spot is as flavorful as can be, and you’ll find many unique dishes like a fried alligator if you’re looking to try something new.
Don’t forget dessert! This restaurant has a beautiful dessert menu that will complete your meal ever so sweetly.
For genuinely fresh seafood in an unexpected place, Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen in Albuquerque is merely unforgettable.
Address: 5011 Pan American Freeway NE, Albuquerque, NM, 87109
Phone: (505) 345-0240
Have you ever been to this incredible seafood spot in Albuquerque? What did you order? We’d love to hear about your experience in the comments!
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