Whether you wish to sample some of the world’s top-rated restaurants or seek out the local treasures, Santa Fe has something to satisfy every palette. There is a wide range of restaurants in Santa Fe, NM to try, from traditional Mexican, to Southwestern and International. There really is a place for every type of diner to enjoy. Whether you’re a family looking for a local sit-in restaurant in Santa Fe or simply looking for a quick bite to eat, options range from fine dining to small local cafes and diners. Many of the local New Mexican establishments have been around for decades, serving delicious authentic New Mexican cuisine to locals and tourists alike. Enjoy traditional New Mexican dishes like enchiladas, chile con carne y frijoles, corn burritos, and so much more. Santa Fe is also home to restaurants featuring contemporary American and Southwestern cuisine where you can find entrees like fish and chips, calamari dishes, smoked ribs, seasonal salads, and more.

To ensure that you and your taste buds don’t miss out on any of the deliciousness that the restaurants in Santa Fe offer, we have compiled a recommendation list. Though it’s difficult to limit our recommendations, the following are some of our favorite Santa Fe restaurants.

Our Recommended List of The Best Santa Fe Restaurants:

Traditional New Mexican

The Shed
www.sfshed.com
505-982-9030
113 East Palace

La Choza
www.sfshed.com/lachoza
505-982-0909
905 Alarid

Tia Sophia’s
http://tiasophias.com
505-983-9880
210 West San Francisco

Gabriels
gabrielsofsantafe.com
505-455-7000
4 Banana Lane

Tomasitas
http://tomasitas.com

505-983-5721
500 South Guadalupe

Tune Up Cafe
tuneupsantafe.com
505-983-7060
1115 Hickox


Contemporary American/Southwestern

The Compound
www.compoundrestaurant.com
505-982-4353
653 Canyon Road

Café Pasqual’s
http://pasquals.com
505-983-9340
121 Don Gaspar

Santa Café
www.santacafe.com
505-984-1788
231 Washington

Radish & Rye
http://radishandrye.com
505-930-5325
548 Agua Fria St.

Geronimo
www.geronimorestaurant.com
505-982-1500
724 Canyon Road

Restaurant Martin
http://restaurantmartin.com
505-820-0919
526 Galisteo

Coyote Cafe
www.coyotecafe.com
505-983-1615
132 West Water

Joseph’s Culinary Pub
http://josephsofsantafe.com
505-982-1272
428 Agua Fria St.

L’Olivier
http://loliviersantafe.com
505-989-1919
229 Galisteo Street

La Casa Sena
www.lacasasena.com
505-988-9232
125 East Palace

Galisteo Bistro
www.galisteobistro.com
505-982-3700
227 Galisteo

Anasazi Restaurant
http://rosewoodhotels.com
505-988-3030
113 Washington Ave.


Spanish

El Meson
www.elmeson-santafe.com
505-983-6756
213 Washington

La Boca & La Taberna
http://labocasf.com
505-982-3433
72 East Marcy

El Farol
http://elfarolsantafe.com
505-983-9912
808 Canyon Road


Steak Houses

Rio Chama Steakhouse
www.riochamasteakhouse.com
505-955-0765
414 Old Santa Fe Trail

The Bull Ring
www.santafebullring.com
505-983-3328
150 Washington Avenue

Omira Bar Grill  (Brazilian)
http://omiragrill.com
505-780-5483
1005 St. Francis Dr.


Casual Dining

Cowgirl BBQ
http://cowgirlsantafe.com
505-988-1008
326 South Guadalupe

San Francisco Bar & Grill
http://sanfranbargrill.com
505-982-2044
50 E San Francisco St. #3

Vinaigrette
http://vinaigretteonline.com
505-820-9205
Don Cubero Aly

Plaza Restaurant
www.thefamousplazacafe.com
505-982-1664
54 Lincoln

Blue Corn Cafe
http://bluecorncafe.com
505-984-1800
133 Water St.

The Ranch House
http://theranchhousesantafe.com
505-424-8900
2572 Cristos Road

Coyote Cantina (seasonal)
www.coyotecafe.com
505-983-1615
132 West Water

Elevation Bistro
505-820-0363
103 E Water St.

Clafoutis French Bakery & Rest.
505-988-1809
402 N Guadalupe St.


International

315 (country French)
www.315santafe.com
505-986-9190
315 Old Santa Fe Trail

India Palace (Indian)
http://indiapalace-santafe.com
505-986-5859
227 Don Gaspar

Andiamo (Italian)
www.andiamoonline.com
505-995-9595
322 Garfield

Sazon (Mexican)
http://sazonsantafe.com
505-983-8604
221 Shelby

Mucho Gusto (casual Mexican)
http://muchogustosantafe.com
505-955-8402
839 Paseo de Peralta

Kohnami (Japanese)
www.kohnamirestaurant.com
505-984-2002
313 South Guadalupe

Izanami (Japanese Izakaya)
http://izanamisantafe.com
505-982-9304
@Ten Thousand Waves, Hyde Park Road

Bouche (French)
http://bouchebistro.com
505-982-6297
451 W Alameda St.

Il Piatto (Italian)
http://ilpiattosantafe.com
505-984-1091
95 West Marcy

Jambo (African/Caribbean)
http://jambocafe.net
505-473-1269
2010 Cerrillos Rd.

Thai Vegan (Thai)
http://thaivegannm.com
505-954-1780
1710 Cerrillos Rd.


Sandwiches/Picnic Lunches

Tesuque Village Market
http://tesuquevillagemarket.com

505-988-8848
138 Tesuque Village Road

Saveur
505-989-4200
204 Montezuma Ave.

Whole Foods
www.wholefoodsmarket.com
505-992-1700
753 Cerrillos Road


Vegetarian

 

Annapurna Chai House
www.chaishoppe.com
505-988-9688
1620 St. Michael’s Drive

Jinja Bar & Bistro
http://jinjabistro.com
510 N Guadalupe St.

Back Street Bistro
http://backstreetbistrodailysoup.blogspot.com
505-982-3500
513 Camino De Los Marquez