3423 Central Avenue NE

Albuquerque, NM 87106

(505) 255-8226



Welcome to ABQ's Most Exciting Taqueria!

Delicious Food

Lunch and dinner menus feature gourmet Mexican tacos (our shrimp tacos were featured on NM Style) served on warm Corn Tortillas, Tortas, Antojitos (appetizers), Postres (desserts), and classic Mexican specialties. In 2013 - Z's was named a James Beard semi-finalist for "Best New Restaurant".

Specials & Events

In addition to the food, part of the excitement at Zacatecas is the wide variety of events such as Dia de los Muertos Sugar Skull decorating, and Tequila Dinners! For details or other happenings at our restaurant be sure to visit our event page

2-World Class Bars

If you are visiting Albuquerque, Zacatecas is located in Nob Hill off the famous Route 66.  We also offer a full bar menu that features Signature Cocktails, South of the Border Specialties, Build-Your-Own Margaritas, Delicious Infusions, and an extensive selection of Tequila and Mezcal to compliment your dining experience.

Socialize & Share


For Z-taco enthusiasts, be sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram or read our reviews on Trip Advisor, Yelp or Zomato.  Share your own experience or better yet, when you heart our tacos, get ZACABUCKS.  They can be held in your own personal account at the restaurant and giftcards are available in any denomination for your friends.

Zacatecas is an authentic Mexican taqueria and tequila bar located in Nob Hill, Albuquerque created by Chef Mark Kiffin.  Named for a region in central Mexico known for its classic, cross cultural blend of foods and recipes, Zacatecas offers a variety of soft tacos with fresh, organic ingredients and a margarita bar featuring tequilas and beer exclusively from Mexico.