Santa Fe, NM

  (18 restaurants)    
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Jambo Cafe
2010 Cerrillos Rd
Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 473-1269
www.jambocafe.net
  • Caribbean Goat Stew
    slow-cooked spiced goat w/ vegetables & potatoes in an island curry sauce, w/ coconut basmati rice or roti; looks good
  • Island Spiced Mahi Mahi
    marinated fresh house-cut mahi mahi wrapped in banana leaf, steamed & served over wild black rice, w/ garlic sauteed baby bok choy, topped w/ a mango tamarind coconut sauce; looks good
4.5 out of 5
470 ratings
opened in 2009; Kenyan cuisine
2
Tune-Up Cafe
1115 Hickox St
Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 983-7060
tuneupcafe.com
  • Chile Relleno
    cheese-stuffed chilis, battered, fried and topped w/ roasted tomato salsa; looks good
  • Pupusas
    topped w/ roasted tomato salsa; looks good
4.5 out of 5
637 ratings
local favorite
3
Back Street Bistro (CLOSED)
513 Camino de Los Marquez
Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 982-3500
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4.0 out of 5
40 ratings
CLOSED; opened in 1994; casual dining setting
4
Cafe Pasqual's
121 Don Gaspar Ave
Santa Fe, NM 87501
(505) 983-9340
www.pasquals.com
  • Huevos Barbacoa Con Chile D'Arbol Salsa
    marinated, slow-cooked shredded beef w/ two eggs on corn tortillas, topped w/ pintos, salsa and Cotija cheese; looks good
4.0 out of 5
828 ratings
in historic pueblo-style adobe w/ festive dining room lined with hand-painted Mexican tiles and murals; Other Recipes: Tamal Dulce
5
Casa Chimayo Restaurant
409 W Water St
Santa Fe, NM 87501
(505) 428-0391
www.casachimayosantafe.co...
  • Chicken Enchiladas
    3 blue corn tortillas layered w/ chicken & cheese blend; smothered w/ choice of red, green or Christmas chile or ranchero sauce & topped w/ cheese & onions; Guy got red sauce; served w/ beans & rice
4.0 out of 5
391 ratings
authentic Mexican food; owner was born in same house that serves as the restaurant; Other Recipes: Red Posole
6
Harry's Roadhouse
96 Old Las Vegas Hwy
Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 989-4629
www.harrysroadhousesantaf...
4.0 out of 5
378 ratings
Gene Hackman eats there
7
La Choza Restaurant
905 Alarid St
Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 982-0909
www.lachozasf.com
  • Pork Tamale
    w/ "Christmas sauce" (red and green chile sauce); looks good
4.0 out of 5
395 ratings
#2 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best for the Holidays); since 1983; "warm, friendly atmosphere, authentic dishes, great margaritas, and colorful decor" (from its website)
8
Maria's New Mexican Kitchen
555 W Cordova Rd
Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 983-7929
marias-santafe.com
  • Blue Corn Enchiladas
    classic Santa Fe dinner (Santa Feans discovered the blue corn tortilla); flat enchiladas made w/ corn tortillas, cheese & red or green chile (or both); served any way you like; optional egg on top, ground beef, chicken or carne adovada
  • Chile Rellenos
    a favorite; two whole, roasted & peeled New Mexico green chiles, stuffed w/ a blend of cheeses, coated in a special batter, then deep-fried to a golden brown; covered w/ green (or red) chile; served w/ Spanish rice & refried beans; looks good
4.0 out of 5
748 ratings
offering traditional, Northern New Mexican cuisine; started in 1950s as a small take-out kitchen, now a full service restaurant & Santa Fe institution
9
Shed
113 E Palace Ave
Santa Fe, NM 87501
(505) 982-9030
www.sfshed.com
  • Green Chile Stew
    spicy, roasted green chiles, potato & lean pieces of tender pork
4.0 out of 5
989 ratings
since 1953; James Beard-award winner (American Classic, 2003); written up in Gourmet Magazine, New Yorker & others
10
Tecolote Cafe
1616 Saint Michaels Dr
Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 988-1362
tecolotecafe.com
     
4.0 out of 5
97 ratings
moved from original airing location (1203 Cerrillos Rd)
11
Tia Sophia's
210 W San Francisco St
Santa Fe, NM 87501
(505) 983-9880
  • Breakfast Burrito
    w/ thick bacon, shredded potatoes, red & green chile, shredded cheese & topped w/ fried egg
4.0 out of 5
409 ratings
12
Back Road Pizza
1807 2nd St.
Santa Fe, NM 87501
(505) 955-9055
www.backroadpizza.com...
  • "The Albert" (Meatball Sub)
    house-made meatballs smothered in fresh sauce and topped with three cheese blend; fan favorite; named after guy who ordered it everyday
  • "The Texan" (Pizza)
    thin-crust w/ cornmeal crunch; pepperoni, house-made sausage and canadian bacon
  • Penny's Brushetta
    compote of fresh roma tomatoes, red onion, fresh basil, olive oil and balsamic vinaigrette baked on a thick crust and sprinkled with feta cheese; looks good
3.5 out of 5
108 ratings
13
Cowgirl BBQ
319 S Guadalupe St
Santa Fe, NM 87501
(505) 982-2565
www.cowgirlsantafe.com...
  • Five Pepper Nachos
    tortilla chips topped w/ black beans, Jack & cheddar cheese, red onions, guacamole, pickled jalapenos, black olives & sour cream & "Salsa Diablo" (extra spicy); on show, added pulled chicken, chipotle pulled pork & shredded beef
  • Green Chile Cheeseburger
    black Angus beef, ground beef, buffalo w/ applewood smoked bacon served in a pretzel bun w/ melted brie, chopped green chile, tomato & drizzle of truffle oil; served w/ hand-cut fries; looks good
  • Frito Pie (& Ribs)
    16-hr smoked brisket chili on Frito's w/ side of sour cream, cheddar, chopped onions & sliced jalapenos; Alex also gets the spiced-rubbed pork ribs
3.5 out of 5
502 ratings
#28 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); opened in 1993; located in a hundred-year-old building in the historic Guadalupe district of Santa Fe
14
Five & Dime General Store
58 E San Francisco St
Santa Fe, NM 87501
(505) 992-1800
www.fiveanddimegs.com...
  • Frito Pie
    fritos topped w/ homemade chili, cheddar cheese mix and onions served in the original Fritos bag
3.5 out of 5
35 ratings
rating might be for the general store; snack bar at back of store
15
Pink Adobe
406 Old Santa Fe Trl
Santa Fe, NM 87501
(505) 983-7712
www.thepinkadobe.com/drag...
  • Steak Dunigan
    13-oz NY Strip steak topped w/ mushrooms and green chili sauce
3.5 out of 5
118 ratings
Santa Fe institution
16
Tomasita's
500 S Guadalupe St
Santa Fe, NM 87501
(505) 983-5721
  • Burritos Grandes
    served w/ cheese & choice of red, green, or vegetarian red or green chile or both (half red, half green called the "Christmas burrito"); looks good
3.5 out of 5
517 ratings
#64 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); housed in former train station for the Chili Line that hauled thousands of pounds of chilis from NM to CO
17
Bert's Burger Bowl (CLOSED)
235 N Guadalupe St
Santa Fe, NM 87501
(505) 982-0215
  • Green Chili Cheeseburger
    "this is bananas!"
  • Lamb Burger
    crowd-pleaser; half-pound burger w/ seared pineapple
3.0 out of 5
56 ratings
CLOSED; open in 1954; landmark
18
Zia Diner (CLOSED)
326 S Guadalupe St
Santa Fe, NM 87501
(505) 988-7008
www.ziadiner.com
  • Corn & Avocado Gazpacho
    available only around summertime
  • Corned Beef Hash
    house-cured using New Mexico all natural grass-fed beef sauteed w/ onions & potatoes
  • Smoked Salmon Quesadilla
    home-smoked salmon w/ avocado, caramelized shallot & asadero cheese; w/ side of sweet red chile dipping sauce; looks good
3.0 out of 5
121 ratings
CLOSED; Southwestern comfort food in an adobe setting; "Serving upscale, down home comfort food...(using) grass-fed, additive-free beef, free-range and additive-free chicken and eggs" (from its website)
 Santa Fe, NM  (18 restaurants)