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Restaurant Martin

Certificate of Excellence
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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526 Galisteo St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2610 (Paseo de Peralta)
+1 505-820-0919
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:30 - 14:00
Tue - Sun 17:30 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

really great job. service team has obviously been well trained: gracious, efficient, knowledgeable. food presentation spectacular, menu creative, meal just so nice. both the tuna and salmon entree were winners.

Thank Jeddean
Napa Valley, CA
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240 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of those upscale restaurants where the chef has a cookbook showcasing his creativity, decor is modern/hip and prices are high. Flavor combos are interesting: coffee roasted beets with chèvre beignets and Linzer crisps ... you get the idea. Plates are artistically composed. But the beets were overwhelming salty, the steak tasty but requiring aerobic exercise to slice... More 

1 Thank vinfan
San Antonio, TX
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant Martin performed a hat trick when we visited - outstanding food, service (thank you Bethany - I told you I would mention you by name), and ambience. The restaurant was just a block from the time share condo we were renting. Being able to walk to it was nice but it does have ample parking - a prized commodity... More 

1 Thank JudySanAntonio_TX
Laguna Niguel, California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Restaurant Martin was recommended by friends and did not disappoint. Every menu item, from appetizers to dessert, was an extraordinary taste treat. Such a delicious and romantic dinner!

1 Thank DebraS01
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We ordered tuna tartare that was lovely and an amazing, flavorful, creatively displayed butternut squash bisque. We enjoyed the chefs special seafood and the striploin. The dessert was particularly noteworthy. There were 7 or 8 complimentary flavor and it too, was presented beautifully. The service was fantastic.

2 Thank traveller60958
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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37 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

A friend and I ate dinner here one evening. It was our first visit. The restaurant is located in a converted Santa Fe home. It has a cozy and unpretentious ambience. The noise level is low so that conversation is easy. Our server was pleasant and fairly attentive, but was not as fully conversant with the menu items as one... More 

1 Thank Laura D
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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172 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Went on suggestion of friend who lives in Santa Fe. Was a little leery walking there as seemed to be in odd location. We were more than pleased with the recommendation. The service was excellent, the food was outstanding and the atmosphere was lively. Only wish they had a full bar as was looking forward to a martini 😢.

1 Thank jads8627
Lake Harmony, Pennsylvania
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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The first time I ate at this restaurant, it was for lunch in August. I got a memorable Waldorf salad with grilled chicken. It was GREAT! Te bread was fresh, the service was excellent. I returned earlier this month, Oct, for dinner. I was not impressed. The wine selection was ok for dinner, the food was minimal for the price... More 

Thank wendytilton
Oklahoma City
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Restaurant Martin never fails to please. The food is beautifully presented, interesting and, most important, delicious. The wait staff is professional and efficient. If you are looking for something different which still captures the flavors of Santa Fe, this is the place to go. This is a perfect restaurant for a special occasion, and you always leave knowing you will... More 

1 Thank vickip287
Shepherdstown, West Virginia
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

A bit pricey, but the service and food were both excellent. Our waiter was very knowledgable about all of the ingredients and how the food was prepared. Good place to take someone you want to impress.

1 Thank mzaudiology

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$36
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 526 Galisteo St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2610
    (Paseo de Peralta)
  • Public Transportation: The Railrunner from Albuquerque stops a few short blocks from our front door and Santa Fe's public bus system runs right past our restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 505-820-0919

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