Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Anthony's Offers Feast of Meat, Seafood.(Journal North Venue)

Byline: Anne Hillerman For the Journal

* Rambling adobe makes a gorgeous setting for delicious dining

A dinner with friends brought us to Anthony's, a place we enjoy but hadn't visited for years, and a spot they'd only been to once before. The food was as good as ever (or even better) and the well-decorated dining room suited our need for a quiet place for stimulating conversation.

If you've never been to Anthony's, the first surprise is the entrance through an adjoining flower shop. The approach always reminds me of one of those old spy movies where things aren't quite what they seem. The hostess looked up from trimming stems to check our reservation and motioned us on through a screen door, out to the patio, and through another door, which opened to a cozy bar furnished with couches, beautiful Indian art and flowers. …

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