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Santa Fe Mexican Grill

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1170 Sunset Blvd NE, Renton, WA 98056-2901
+1 425-988-6170
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Renton, Washington
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

We always get great service and food here. Prices are very competitive. The staff here goes out of their way to keep you happy!!

Thank franklyn b
Renton, Washington
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Love the food here. Favorite appetizer is the Mexican guacamole. Favorite drink is the blackberry margarita - delicious and not too sweet. Camarones Rancheros - bacon wrapped shrimp - they've mastered cooking this perfectly. Plenty of shrimp in the Shrimp Enchiladas. If you like spicy, try Mariscos a la Diabla - Shrimp and Mushrooms.

Thank sharonsea
Bellevue, Washington, USA
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189 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Great little place with carved seat backs and benches, and Spanish TV on silent behind the Mexican music inside as well as the live music on the patio on Saturday evening. Good spicy salsa with warm chips, as much as you want. We were searching for a replacement for our favorite Mexican restaurant that changed a few years ago and... More 

Thank Jeanne J
Woodinville, Washington
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89 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

We really like Mexican food and this is some of the best in the area. Menu selection, food quality and value are enhanced by the colorful "South Of The Border" interior. A large deck is available in good weather. Be sure to sample the many typical Mexican meal selections and adult or non-alcoholic beverages if you are in the area.... More 

Thank Gary C
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231 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

Friendly staff, very authentic Mexican food in a fun environment with soccer always on the TV's. Kind of an odd location, but totally worth a visit

Thank 007DAWG
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

I hesitate to write this review because I don't want to give my favorite place away. The prices are great, the food is Excellent, the 42oz margarita is what this momma needs on some days, and the staff is so nice to our family and crazy toddler trying to eat their crayons. Jessenia (spelling may be wrong) is my favorite... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

I went for late lunch (2:30pm) and was prompted greeted walking through the door. I was immediately seated and given ample time to choose my courses. My margarita was great. The mix they use seems to have a hint of pepper spice to it (which I like). I ordered Huevos Rancheros with whole beans for my meal. I really enjoyed... More 

Thank Jay T
Bellevue, Washington
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95 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2015

This place used to be a teriyaki place for the longest time. Then it became a herfys and now santa fe. I frequent Mexican restaurant often, Santa fe in my opinion is an average restaurant with great service. I was not impressed by the food there based on the other places I have been. I also felt it was a... More 

Thank dvonte
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63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2014

I have had the pleasure of eating here on several occasions and have consistently found it to be delicious! Clean environment, friendly waitstaff and great food and drinks. If I had to find one thing remotely negative, I would have to recommend the Seafood/Crab enchiladas only when crab is in season. I have tried it twice. In season was amazing... More 

Thank WanderingWoman_13
Seattle, WA
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131 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2014 via mobile

I'm guessing the building this Grill occupies has been many things over the years, it has been painted and cleaned by the current owner but shows signs of wear. The front deck is noisy from street traffic but I chose open air to a crowded feeling inside. It looks like they tried to place too many tables in the dining... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1170 Sunset Blvd NE, Renton, WA 98056-2901
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Renton
  • Phone Number: +1 425-988-6170

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