Dog Friendly Restaurants around Rio Rancho

Dog Friendly Restaurants around Rio Rancho

Posted on October 26, 2021

There’s nothing quite like the company of your furry friend, whether it’s at home with family, enjoying drinks on a night out or experiencing outdoor dining near Rio Rancho. Wherever you go, there are places for you and your dog to enjoy, from brewpubs to small town grilles. Here are some of our favorites.


Turtle Mountain Brewing Co. (Rio Rancho, 20 minutes from Mariposa)

This brewery has something for everyone, with a seasonal beer rotation and countless different flavors to enjoy, with 13 taps and a caskhandle. All food is prepared from scratch, with pizza, calzones and burgers highlighting the specialties.


Two Cranes Bistro & Brew (Albuquerque, 40 minutes from Mariposa)

Enjoy the best of both health and comfort foods through traditional New Mexican cuisine. In addition to local fare, classic breakfast, high-end bar food and Mexican dishes are among the many delicious options at this outdoor spot that features draft beer, wines and craft espresso.


Toltec Brewing (Albuquerque, 25 minutes from Mariposa)

Toltec Brewing prides themselves on superiority in food and excellence in beer making. Collaborating with local breweries and other parts of the community, they make sure to bring the finest brews, pizza and sandwiches to Albuquerque.


The Salt Yard-West (Albuquerque, 25 minutes from Mariposa)

Pairing crafty cocktails and savory food, The Salt Yard is dedicated to offering patrons the best selection in town. Enjoy craft beers as well as live sports, music and outdoor games.


Backstreet Grill (Albuquerque, 45 minutes from Mariposa)

The Backstreet Grill features Southwestern cuisine made with locally sourced ingredients, as well as beer and wine crafted in New Mexico. Their patio is perfect for enjoying a sunset in Old Town, while enjoying innovative and delicious meals at an affordable price.


Fork & Fig (Albuquerque, 40 minutes from Mariposa)

From gourmet sandwiches to paninis and wraps, Fork & Fig offers the best in fresh and local ingredients. Enjoy indoor or outdoor seating as well as a selection of burgers and salads.


Canteen Brewhouse (Albuquerque, 35 minutes from Mariposa)

As Albuquerque’s longest operating brewery, the Canteen Brewhouse has made a name for themselves, with over 150 local and national awards to count. Enjoy a pint, six-pack or growler while experiencing the many choices on tap, such as the Flashback IPA or Dark & Lusty Stout.


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