Nearby points of interest

  1. Distance: 0.82mi
  2. Distance: 1.51mi
  3. Distance: 2.30mi
  4. Distance: 2.76mi
  1. Distance: 0.82mi
  2. Distance: 1.51mi
  3. Distance: 2.30mi
  4. Distance: 2.76mi

Nearby points of interest

  1. Distance: 0.82mi
  2. Distance: 1.51mi
  3. Distance: 2.30mi
  4. Distance: 2.76mi
  1. Distance: 0.82mi
  2. Distance: 1.51mi
  3. Distance: 2.30mi
  4. Distance: 2.76mi

About M'tucci's Italian - Albuquerque

M'Tucci's Italian is a friendly, comfortable, lively Italian restaurant, passionate about our food and making your dining experience one to remember. We strive to produce serious food, in a warm environment It’s a place for people to gather, eat, talk, laugh and meet their neighbors. Kitchina is a celebration of the sweet life. We want our guests to know our restaurant as a place they want to be for pure enjoyment and wonderful Italian food. It’s relaxed, and creatively designed. We are open every day for lunch starting at 11AM. The kitchen closes at 10PM on weekdays and 11PM on Friday and Saturday. We close the kitchen at 9PM on Sunday. We have a full bar, a very interesting wine selection and everything is moderately priced. Our bar stays open later than our kitchen if there are people who want to hang out for a while.

6001 Winter Haven Rd NW
Suite M
Albuquerque, NM 87120
View Larger Map

Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Italian, Mediterranean

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Daily: 11:00am - 4:00pm
Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm

Cross Street:
Montano and Coors Blvd

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(505) 503-7327

Website:
http://www.kitchinaabq.com/

Catering:
M'Tucci's Italian will be catering off-site parties. We also have a private event space at our second location M'tucci's Moderno. Please call our catering director for more information. (505) 350-0019

Parking Details:
Full public parking lot.

Executive Chef:
John Haas

Additional:
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

M'tucci's Italian - Albuquerque Ratings and Reviews

5
4
3
2
1

4.6

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.6

service

4.7

ambience

4.3

value

4.3

Noise

Moderate

95% would recommend it to a friend

Good for Birthdays (19)
Creative Cuisine (16)
Good for Anniversaries (15)
See All
Neighborhood Gem (14)
Special Occasion (14)
Fit for Foodies (13)
Authentic (12)
Bar Seating (12)
Casual (12)
Good for a Date (12)
Great for Lunch (12)
Good for Groups (11)
Sunday Lunch (11)
Worth the Drive (11)
Local Ingredients (11)
Business Meals (10)
Comfort Food (8)
Fun (8)
Romantic (8)
Good Vegetarian Options (8)
Gluten Free Options (7)
Happy Hour (7)
Healthy (7)
Notable Wine List (7)
Handcrafted Cocktails (6)
Vibrant Bar Scene (6)
Pre/post Theatre (6)
Cozy (5)
Hot Spot (5)
Quiet Conversation (5)
Seasonal (5)
Kid-friendly (4)
People Watching (4)
Great for Brunch (3)
Late-night Find (2)
Organic (2)
Spicy (2)
Afternoon Coffee (1)
Afternoon Tea (1)
Disabled Access (1)
Great for Outdoor Dining (1)
Paleo Friendly (1)
Quick Bite (1)
Vegan (1)
Sort by
S
458 reviews
Loading Reviews ...

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined 5 hours ago

Wonderful. Excellent and delicious food. Great service and menu.

Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5
value5

 
 (West Virginia)·Dined 4 days ago

We celebrated our anniversary on a Friday night and it was beautiful! I told them ahead of time that it was a special occasion and we had a table in the center gazebo, surrounded by lights. The service was exceptional and the food was very good. Will definitely return!

Tags: Special Occasion, Vibrant Bar Scene
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food4
ambience5
service5
value4

vip
 (New Mexico)·Dined 4 days ago

The food was wonderful! Our server was very good as well. M’Tucci’s is a favorite for us.

Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience4
service5
value5

 
·Dined 6 days ago

M’tuccis Is always our go to nice Italian date night dinner go to! We just can’t seem to get enough of it.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5
value5

 
 (San Francisco)·Dined 7 days ago

Great service. Great food. Lamb shank was so tender. Wine list great.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Cozy, Creative Cuisine, Authentic, Worth the Drive
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5
value5

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined 7 days ago

Food is awesome! Really enjoy going to eat dinner but they also have a fantastic happy hour!

Tags: Great for Lunch, Romantic, Creative Cuisine
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience4
service5
value4

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined 7 days ago

They did a very good job for a very busy Valentines evening.

Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5
value5

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on February 9, 2018

The food was superb! The portions are generous and they do an excellent job in the way that they present the food. I've only eaten here twice and both times I would give it an excellent rating.

Tags: Comfort Food, Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5
value5

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on February 9, 2018

As always the food and service were good. The bad part, we were placed at a table at the front, by the kitchen and it was noisy, people whizzing by; not a relaxing experience. Super good lemon drop!!!!

Tags: Vegan, Good Vegetarian Options
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food4
ambience3
service4
value4

vip
 (Mississippi)·Dined on February 9, 2018

Always a pleasure. Italian Twinkie is fabulous!

Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience3
service5
value4

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on February 9, 2018

I went there to meet a friend who ran almost an hour late, the waitress was so attentive and did not make me feel like I was wasting her time. She was so kind took the time to check on me on a regular basis. Once my friend showed up, she was right there eager to please. The selections she suggested were spot on.... Great food, Great Service. I will make this one of my regular stops.

Tags: Good for Groups, Casual, Quiet Conversation, Fit for Foodies, Organic, Sunday Lunch, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem, Creative Cuisine, Handcrafted Cocktails, Worth the Drive, Local Ingredients, Great for Brunch, Good for Birthdays, Vibrant Bar Scene, Authentic, Business Meals, Fun, Happy Hour, Good Vegetarian Options, Bar Seating, Gluten Free Options, Healthy
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5
value5

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on February 6, 2018

First time dining there and will definitely be back.
A few items I saw on menu that I would like to try.

Tags: Casual
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience4
service5
value4

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on February 4, 2018

As usual a fabulous meal, great service, wonderful atmosphere. A weekly go-to for us.

Tags: Bar Seating, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch, Notable Wine List, Hot Spot
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5
value5

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on February 2, 2018

Out for dinner with my girlfriend, had a nice experience.

Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5
value5

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on February 1, 2018

This is our 4th or 5th visit. We have NEVER been disappointed. GREAT service every time (including Christmas Eve). GREAT food.

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Good Vegetarian Options, Good for a Date, People Watching, Gluten Free Options, Happy Hour, Notable Wine List, Creative Cuisine, Sunday Lunch, Hot Spot, Good for Groups, Casual, Fit for Foodies, Romantic, Seasonal, Great for Outdoor Dining, Spicy, Business Meals, Healthy, Disabled Access, Bar Seating, Comfort Food, Good for Anniversaries, Worth the Drive, Cozy, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Fun
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5
value5

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on January 29, 2018

Always a lovely experience. But a few things of note on this trip. Two of us had the Porterhouse steak special and both of us were a bit disappointed in the toughness of the meat. It is the first time I have had steak at M'Tucci's and I have been there over a dozen times. Not likely to order steak again, but from past experience, the spaghetti and meat balls is the best in town, the polenta and sausage is outstanding and the eggplant parmesan is also above average. The cocktails are great and the waitstaff is usually exceptional. Tonight, we felt rushed several times by our wait person even after asking her to slow down with the service. Clearing plates and offering dessert menus is a real turn off when two from our party were clearly still eating their entrees.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Special Occasion, Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Worth the Drive, Good for Groups, Local Ingredients, Fit for Foodies
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food4
ambience4
service3
value3

 
 (Dallas)·Dined on January 27, 2018

Flavorful dishes, fun vibe and great cocktails.

Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on January 27, 2018

We live nearby and had been talking about going for years. We were expecting a typical white table cloth traditional Italian restaurant. We were surprised at the casual fun atmosphere. It reminded us of New Orleans.
The food was exceptional, the wait staff helpful and attentive, and the prices were reasonable.

Tags: Bar Seating, Authentic
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food4
ambience3
service5
value4

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on January 26, 2018

We were there for a birthday celebration. Good food and great service. It was very busy but didn’t have to wait too long and the food was prepared quickly. I’d recommend trying it.

Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food3
ambience5
service5
value4

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on January 22, 2018

Great food and service.

Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5
value5

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on January 19, 2018

I have been a couple of times and the food has just not measured up to what I think is delicious Italian although the service is always excellent and the drinks are good. The food just isn’t great especially for the price. Nice atmosphere and would be good for a date night but is pretty noisy. Overall, it was ok, probably won’t be back.

Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food2
ambience5
service5
value2

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on January 10, 2018

One of Albuquerque's few, truly remarkable local restaurants. The food and service are always excellent. Always in our top five places to consider going for an enjoyable meal with friends.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Quiet Conversation, Cozy, Business Meals, Fit for Foodies, Good Vegetarian Options, Local Ingredients, Neighborhood Gem, Healthy, Great for Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Comfort Food, Special Occasion, Authentic
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience4
service5
value4

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on January 5, 2018

I thought it was interesting that the manager would visit some tables and ignore others.

Tags: Healthy
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food3
ambience4
service4
value3

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on January 2, 2018

Our server was attentive and prompt, she went extra lengths to ask the kitchen about ingredients too. The food is always very, very good! The newer items are enticing and well prepared. M'tucci's is our favorite restaurant for Italian cuisine!

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Creative Cuisine
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience4
service5
value5

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on December 31, 2017

My girlfriends 33rd birthday also happens to be New Year's Eve! Choosing a restaurant on New Years is difficult because you must plan ahead. I knew for sure that their food is always on point for an extraordinary dining experience! Our waiter went above and beyond to meet our needs, as well as let us ask as many questions as we needed about the dinner choices! Which was exceptional! Lamb shanks, pasta dishes, thick pork chops, steaks, a variety of fish dishes.... I ordered the scallop risotto, which was out of this world! The ambiance was perfect. Mctuccis RULES!

Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5
value5

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on December 30, 2017

We celebrated my mom’s birthday here, after having changed our reservation from Seasons. I cannot express how lovely our dinner experience was. The service was amazing, the atmosphere was both quaint and unique and the food was memorable. We definitely will have this as one of our top 5 special occasion locations moving forward.

Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5
value5

vip
 (New Mexico)·Dined on December 28, 2017

We had dinner with my oldest son and daughter-in-law while they were in town for the holidays. Dinner was terrific on all counts. Our waiter was new to M’Tucci’s but he was an excellent waiter. We had a lovely evening!

Tags: Local Ingredients, Casual, Good for Birthdays, Neighborhood Gem
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience4
service4
value4

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on December 27, 2017

Food was excellent. Service was good, but a little slow, however, it was extremely busy so that is to be expected.

Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience4
service4

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on December 21, 2017

From the moment we were seated, service was prompt, friendly and professional. The menu choices were a delight for the palate, including standards as well as excellent pairings. This is a fun restaurant and we were lucky to pick a night with live music. We will be back with friends.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Special Occasion, Fun
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5
value5

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on December 21, 2017

The food was wonderful and the service was great. The kids enjoyed all of the decorations especially the stars and the grotto. The Italian shredded beef tacos are amazing!

Tags: Business Meals, Kid-friendly, Notable Wine List, Gluten Free Options, Healthy, Handcrafted Cocktails, Sunday Lunch, Casual
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5
value5

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on December 20, 2017

we had reservations and were promptly seated on time. Our waiter was great and the food delicious.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5
value5

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on December 14, 2017

This is my new favorite dining establishment! Who else in the Q has oxtail?! And it was delicious. Lightest, creamiest polenta to be had. Friendly staff. And a sparkler for special occasions! You can't beat this place. Kudos to M'Tucci's for a delightful evening!

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Bar Seating, Seasonal, Comfort Food, Notable Wine List, Vibrant Bar Scene, Business Meals
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5
value5

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on December 8, 2017

We had an enjoyable time - difficult to converse however, due to "loudness". The food was very good and our waiter was very friendly and accommodating.

Tags: Authentic, Local Ingredients, Creative Cuisine
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience4
service5
value4

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on November 20, 2017

Love M'Tucci's! Went there for my daughter's birthday(her favorite restaurant). They sat us right by the front door when the restaurant was still almost empty. My husband's hanger steak was fabulous. They were very accommodating to my dietary restrictions of no dairy or gluten. Only complaint is the pasta they made for me special needed more flavor-like spices. It was blah tasting. Kudos for trying! Will order the hanger steak next time.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Local Ingredients, Gluten Free Options
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food4
ambience4
service5
value4

 
 (Denver)·Dined on November 15, 2017

This is a neighborhood gem. Food is excellent, service is friendly. We'll be going often.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Sunday Lunch, People Watching, Quick Bite, Fit for Foodies, Casual, Authentic, Pre/post Theatre, Good Vegetarian Options, Neighborhood Gem
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food4
ambience3
service4
value5

vip
 (New Mexico)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Never a disappointment, always have trouble ordering because i know that whatever i order will be delicious. Service was outstanding.

Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food4
ambience4
service4

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on November 5, 2017

Second time we have had brunch and it was just as good as first time!
Great entrees, excellent mimosas and efficient service.
Can be noisy for dinner but we had 11 am reservations and there were only a few occupied tables. Music was good but a tad loud.
Highly recommend for brunch and dinner too; we have had dinner several times and always great.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Great for Brunch, Great for Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Neighborhood Gem, Casual, Sunday Lunch
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5
value5

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on November 2, 2017

Wait staff was awesome, food quality was less than satisfactory. Chicken was over cooked and dry. Sauce on pasta was also very dry. Kids pizza was also burnt.

Tags: Fun
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food3
ambience2
service5
value2

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on October 30, 2017

Great restaurant for celebrating a Birthday! Good food and service! Sparklers on our dessert!

Tags: Bar Seating, Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries, Great for Lunch, Fun, Good for Groups
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience5
service5
value5

 
 (New Mexico)·Dined on October 29, 2017

We go to M'tucci's often. The food is always excellent. I wish they would have more selections without mushrooms though.

Tags: Bar Seating, Worth the Drive, Authentic, Great for Lunch, Good for a Date
Was this review useful to you?Yes·No·
food5
ambience4
service4
value4

Report this review as inappropriate?

If you believe this review should be removed from OpenTable, please let us know and someone will investigate.