Best Tattoo Shops in Albuquerque

Expert recommended Top 3 Tattoo Shops in Albuquerque, New Mexico. All of our tattoo shops face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!


1014 Central Southwest, Albuquerque, NM 87102 Directions

Since 1943

Script, Japanese, Celtic, Jesus, Lettering, Wildlife, Horror, Superhero, Religious, Color Work, Mandala, Black Steel, Traditional, Floral, Black and Grey, Natural, Skull, Realism, Haida, Half & Full Sleeve

Por Vida Tattoo is Albuquerque’s premier tattoo shop with over 75 years of combined experience. The studio is situated in the heart of Albuquerque’s historic downtown district. Their tatooists are specializes in all genres of tattooing including Photorealism, Black and Gray, Japanese, American Traditional, and Biomechanics in addition to many other styles. The artist Bale is interested in doing illustration and reading designs . Nore furnishes in black and grey portraits to traditional colorwork. Aleh focuses on traditional bold colors. Oven offers a mixture of American traditional and influences from graffiti and old cartoons.

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Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sun & Mon By Appointment Only

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2019 Menaul Boulevard Northeast, Albuquerque, NM 87107 Directions

Since 2010

Animals, Flowers, Black and Grey, Color Work, Memorial, Cartoon, Girl, Skull, Nature, Patterns, Whale, Flag, Small & Large Tattoos

Archetype Tattoo Studio is all about promoting a tremendous ethical standard and a sense of community and fellowship for those who are in the tattoo industry for valid reasons. The studio is not only a tattoo studio but a spot for artists of any medium to gather knowledge from one another and motivate each other to branch out and hit into new veins of thought. They have won various awards over the past couple of years, both for the studio and for their skilled artists, whose craftsmanship and commitment to tattooing is unmatched by many. The tattooists attend conventions and seminars, in state and out, to remain to pursue tattoo knowledge they can utilize to make your fantasy come to life. Archetype Tattoo Studio offers high-quality tattooing in a safe, clean, and professional atmosphere.

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Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon By Appointment Only
Sun Closed

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10200 Corrales Road Northwest, Suite E4, Albuquerque, NM 87114 Directions

Since 2001

Black and Grey, Dragon, Tribute, Memorial, Cover-Ups, Japanese Traditional, Birds, Eagle, Fish, Mandala, Butterfly, Wolf, Color, Traditional Americana, Skull, Tiger, Natural & Eagle Tattoos

Star Tattoo offers custom work by their expert artists in a safe environment. The shop offers a clean, friendly and professional atmosphere to make their customers feel comfortable. Their artists gives all kinds of tattoo designs to meet their customers needs. Star Tattoo provides highest quality tattoo work at an extremely reasonable price. The shop always welcomes walk-in customers.

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Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sun 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon Closed

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