Created: 04/17/2014 6:36 PM
By: Steve Mieczkowski, KOB.com
The founder of an iconic Albuquerque restaurant has passed away.
90-year-old Andrew Garcia, owner and founder of Garcia's Kitchen, died Thursday morning.
Garcia started his career as a traveling salesman before getting into the restarant business.
He opened the first Garcia's Kitchen at 4th and Mountain in 1975.
There are now eight locations throughout the city of Albuquerque.