Albuquerque, NM – El Pinto Restaurant and Cantina will take over the restaurant that occupies The Balloon Fiesta Park and create an authentic New Mexico Christmas. The venue is located at the Balloon Fiesta Park and will accommodate large private parties for the month of December 2009. This exclusive package will offer a menu of El Pinto’s favorite dishes which will include our fresh flame roasted chilies and authentic New Mexican recipes. The holiday theme will also feature red and green enchiladas, posole, tamales, rice and beans, roasted potatoes and green beans, and a carving station with a choice of turkey, ham, pork, or beef. Guacamole and queso will be served for appetizers, biscochito cookies for dessert and of course chips and salsa.

El Pinto Restaurant has partnered with the City of Albuquerque to create this venue and offer an alternative to the corporate and private Christmas party theme. We will offer a limited bar menu that will include Beer, Wine and Margaritas. Guests will be offered a full range of menu options and entertainment variety to make your party a memorable experience.