Dining in Santa Fe
“Where should we eat?” Think carefully because if you’re not in the know, that decision could take all day. The City Different offers a perfect blend of amazing restaurants in so many neighborhoods—it’s no wonder eating here is truly a paradise for foodies and novices alike. From exotic fusion dishes to traditional Northern New Mexican comidas, there’s a meal to satisfy every palette. We made it a bit easier and broke it down to a few breakfast, lunch and dinner recommendations. Don’t worry about the dress code: in Santa Fe anything goes from tuxedos to jeans. Just bring your appetite.
35° North Coffee
Start your day right with java roasted in house! Plus espresso, baked goods & sandwiches.
60 E San Francisco Street
One of Santa Fe's most popular New Mexican
breakfast spots. Thereís usually a wait, but you wonít be disappointed!
121 Don Gaspar Avenue
French country-style breakfast and lunch with pastries to die for!
402 N Guadalupe Street
A hip joint with tasty scratch made breakfasts and baked goods. Donít forget the blueberry muffin.
930 Baca St #1
Dolina Bakery & Cafe
Modern American food with Eastern European influences, homade pies, crossants and other baked goods made fresh daily.
401 N Guadalupe St
A retro spot with a classic diner feel featuring Southwestern comfort food in a family-friendly environment.
54 Lincoln Ave
Santa Fe's meeting place since 1948, The Pantry offers you fast and friendly service while you enjoy the best chile in Santa Fe.
1820 Cerrillos Rd
New Mexican inspired breakfast and lunch in a welcoming environment.
1616 St Michaels dr
Take the short and scenic ride to Tesuque for this funky, eclectic breakfast spot. Open all day.
38 Tesuque Village Rd
Where the locals and tourists alike get their morning chile fix for breakfast. Grab a booth in the back & enjoy.
210 W San Francisco Street
Back Street Bistro
Popular with locals as the premiere soup and sandwich joint. Try the Hungarian mushroom soup!
513 Camino De Los Marquez
Red, green or Christmas? Have a delicious New Mexican dish and a tasty craft beer to wash it down.
133 W Water Street
Favorite for locals and visitors, featuring region comfort food, craft beers and live music on the patio.
319 S Guadalupe St
Dr. Field Goods Kitchen
What isn’t delicious here?!? Get a farm to table lunch and dinner at one of Santa Fe's hot spots.
2860 Cerrillos Road
Undoubtedly some of the best breakfast burritos and tacos in town according to locals in-the-know.
905 W Cordova Rd
Tasty new American fare such as trout, stew, sandwiches & breakfast. Bocci court in back.
624 Old Las Vegas Hwy
A vibrant celebration of New Mexico's culinary heritage with satisfying, down-to-earth foods.
228 E Palace Avenue
One of Santa Feís popular local haunts. Tasty eats & weekend brunch with optional patio seating.
96 Old Las Vegas Hwy
Famously serving traditional Northern New Mexican cuisine since 1974.
500 S Guadalupe St
Another Santa Fe hotspot. Amazing daily specials and delicious standards grace the menu.
1115 Hickox Street
Italian cooking in a cozy neighborhood environment. In a historic building offering indoor and seasonal patio dining.
322 Garfield St
The Best Steak in Santa Fe, offering mouth water appetizers and the finest steaks.
150 Washington Ave #108
Fire & Hops
Folksy neighborhood nook with a locally sourced menu, craft beer and artisanal ciders.
222 N Guadalupe Street
One of the best Eclectic global fare & drinks serves amid elegant, minimalist decor.
724 Canyon rd
Savory, creative interpretations of Italian classics from Chef Matt Yohalem.
95 W Marcy St
Upscale Japanese dining, small plates designed for sharing in a relaxing atmosphere located at Ten Thousand Waves.
21 Ten Thousand Waves Way #2
Tapas! Spanish small plates along with Mediterranen & South American wines.
72 W Marcy St
Local ingredients & New Mexican flavors shine at this rustic-yet-elegant adobe restaurant.
125 E Palace Avenue
Enjoy some of the best New Mexican dishes in town at this local fave.
905 Alarid St
Sophisticated, garden like restaurant in the La Fonda Hotel serving New Mexican cuisine.
100 E San Francisco St
Homestyle New Mexican food and over 100 varieties of margaritas!
555 W Cordova Road
The perfect balance of refined and comfort, serving New American dishes in a contemporary space.
526 Galisteo St
Innovative, American cuisine with New Mexican influences, serving the best prime rib, burgers and fondue in town!
414 Old Santa Fe Trail
Radish & Rye
Inspired farm cuisine, simple yet innovative food and drinks sourced locally.
548 Agua Fria St
Farm-to-fork brunch & dinner served in a bright dining room with vaulted ceilings & wooden beams.
1512 Pacheco Street
Upscale Southwestern eatery & bar serving regional fare in 4 dining rooms with a minimalist vibe,
231 Washington Avenue
Fine Southwestern dining by award-winning chef Mark Kiffin in an cozy adobe home setting.
653 Canyon Road
Another local go-to for classic Southwestern fare, housed in a circa-1692 hacienda.
113 E Palace Avenue