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Santa Fe Grill

££ - £££
Mexican, American, Southwestern
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Historic Route 66, Santa Rosa, NM 88435
+1 575-472-5568
Today
08:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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Surprise, Arizona
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161 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had lunch here. Food was average. Ordered a hamburger, but they only come well done (wanted it medium). Service was normal. Our waitress was good.

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Thank Duane B
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff was very friendly and brought our food out quickly. I had the beef enchilada while hubby had the combo platter. The food was very good,plentiful portions and reasonably priced. I asked the waitress which chile sauce to go with and she brought both. I preferred the green chile but it was lacking in the actual green chiles. The... More 

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Thank MaryAnne M
Thornton
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good Mexican food and there were a few other menu choices as well. We were served quickly and the waitress can back several times to refill drinks and check on us.

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Thank Val G
JOLIET
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

While staying at the Days, the Santa Fe was recommended to us for dinner, I looked at reviews on Trip Adviser, and was unsure I wanted to eat there. But because it was so close we decided to just walk across the lot. I had shrimp fajitas and my husband had ground round steak, our food was very good tasting,... More 

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Thank MARYKJJoliet
Green Valley, Arizona
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102 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

As others mention, the nearby Hotel recommended it. First the highlights. Small, well decorated clean place with very friendly staff. As others have also mentioned, the Green Chile (and the waitress told me also the Red) has a lot of ground beef or pork in it. Tasted OK to me but the wife really disliked it. They really should explain... More 

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Thank Alobar49
Colleville-sur-Mer, France
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

I ordered the chicken enchiladas with green sauce. The green sauce was mostly ground beef and not much green chili or green chili flavor, just heat. Since this is New Mexico and the quality of your Hatch green chili sauce should be a reflection on the overall quality of your establishment I only gave it two stars overall. Otherwise the... More 

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Thank MorrisDad
albany ny
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192 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

The hotel we stayed in recommended this restaurant..really don't eat here. The nacho platter had some type of Velveeta or cheese wiz on it..not a good sign. We both ordered Taco platters, we waited a long time for our nachos and drinks. We never got the tacos, we got tired of waiting and left. We went to Dairy Queen and... More 

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Thank AEboylston
Parker, Colorado
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

The service was good and fast. However, the food was not good. We ordered beef and bean burritos - one green and one Christmas. They lacked seasoning/flavor and we didn't finish our food which is very unusual. I am optimistic that they will improve. But unless we see stellar reviews, will not be back.

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Thank PrincessTBBaker
Santa Rosa, New Mexico
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Worst Mexican we ever ate. We are from Texas, this nothing like it. Cheese sauce looked and tasted like nachos cheese out of a can. Chicken tasted like canned chicken. B Beef fajita Meat was OK, but little overcooked, For $14.95 definitely over paid. Beans dried out. Salsa was cheaply made what with taste like ketchup base. Chips nothing to... More 

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Thank cowgirlchristina
Oklahoma
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154 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

We have eaten here on other occasions and found it good. This visit was ok but the prices have gone up, the quality has slipped a little, and the salsa was disappointing. The service was really good, they do have a lot of American and Mexican options,the place was clean, and we were served quickly.

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Thank Bill D47

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, American, Southwestern
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Historic Route 66, Santa Rosa, NM 88435
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Rosa
  • Phone Number: +1 575-472-5568

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?