Carlsbad drinking and nightlife

Cafe in Carlsbad

Blue House Bakery & Cafe

This sweet Queen Anne house perks the best espresso in southeast New Mexico. Its baked goods are pretty darn good too, as are the breakfast sandwiches. Cheery and family-owned, it also offers an outdoor patio and ga…
Pub in Carlsbad

Lucky Bull Grill

In Carlsbad's old town hall, this is your spot for a burger and a beer. There's lots of gooey, salty munchies to complement the brews on tap – think chicken fajita nachos, poutine, and chile and bacon smothered chip…