About Us

A Local Favorite Lounge & Nightclub

QBar is located inside Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town and is Albuquerque's hottest VIP luxury bar and lounge. The 5,000 square foot QBar originally opened in 2003 with the gallery room addition added in 2007. QBar features a variety of live entertainment and is the hottest nightclub spot with local and celebrity guest DJs on weekends in Albuquerque. QBar provides an upscale, posh environment with lush furnishings perfect for after-hour meetings, private parties and special events. 

QBar Accolades

QBar continues to be a local favorite as voted on by readers of several local publications. Here's a sampling of the awards we're proud of:

  • The cast and crew of AMC's "Breaking Bad" selected QBar to do a final series wrap get together
  • "Best Girls Night Out" - Albuquerque the Magazine
  • "Best Swanky Bar" - Weekly Alibi
  • "Best Bachelorette Party Location" - Perfect Wedding Guide
  • "Best Lounge" - Local IQ Magazine
  • "Best Cocktail" - Albuquerque the Magazine 
  • "The Official Best of New Mexico Award" - Official Best Of
  • QBar's Blueberry Mojito recognized as Albuquerque's "Hot Cocktail" - Albuquerque the Magazine
  • "Best Happy Hour" - Albuquerque the Magazine

QBar Features

  • 5,000 square feet
  • A variety of different rooms with chic decor
  • Two bars
  • Live Entertainment
  • DJ Nightclub Dancing
  • Billiards Pool table
  • Media room with flat screen TV
  • Wine room with wine lockers storage
  • Gallery room featuring original contemporary art from Mexico
  • Custom cocktails by mixologists
  • Extensive selection of wines, beers and spirits
  • Sophisticated appetizers and food menu
  • Available for rental to private parties
  • VIP Table Rentals on weekends