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Tomasita's Restaurant

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500 S Guadalupe St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2618
+1 505-983-5721
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Seattle, Washington
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went here in a large group of a little over 30 middle schoolers and the staff were very accommodating. The food and atmosphere of the whole restaurant were generally very appealing and I will definitely come by if I am ever in the area again.

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White Bear Lake, Minnesota
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190 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Friends who ate at this restaurant while traveling recommended it when they heard we would be in Santa Fe. They said the food was good and spicy and we have to agree. My husband had the chicken enchiladas with red sauce which had a good "kick". I had the chicken quesadilla. This was not spicy, but it was very tasty.... More 

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NYC
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This restaurant comes highly recommended and is always very crowded. Portions are huge, and purport to be authentic cuisine, but we found the quality unrefined/not fresh. Chiles rellenos were soggy/oily, tamales bland and dry.

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Las Vegas, New Mexico
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The food is some of the best in Santa Fe. My wife and i eat there regularly. The place gets pretty busy during lunch and dinner, so be ready to wait, but well worth it.

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Springville, Utah
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

When in New Mexico you must try this place. The food is wonderful. You just savor each mouthful knowing that the next bite will be as good.

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Denver, Colorado
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55 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Great spot,but very busy. Well worth the wait. The guacamole was second to none. We had two orders of it. I had pork chops smothered in green chilis. It was just right. Sweet and hot. They also bring soppa pias. With honey to balence the hot of the chilis. It's was great. There's a line and a wait. It's worth... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

It's a good as I remembered. And as busy. We were there on a week night, but the large parking lot was full and I parked a couple of blocks away. The place was packed, but by the time our tasty Silver Coin margaritas arrived at the bar, our table was ready. You just can't choose the wrong dish here.... More 

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Green Bay
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The food service and prices are good. We would suggest going early to dinner. This is a very busy place. It was recommended by a local and she indicated that this is where the locals eat when they go out.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

One of our favorite New Mexican restaurants. Blue corn tortilla, posole, and sopapillas are all very well done. Daily plates are delicious. The blue-corn chicken enchiladas are delicious. Right by the train depot. We love this place!

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was recommended to us as a place for simple, yet good New Mexican food. We had a combination plate and chalupas...red and green chili were hot- just as promised. The service was fast and the wait staff was efficient. There is a lot of history in this place too...a definite must when visiting Santa Fe!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$13
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 S Guadalupe St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2618
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 505-983-5721
Description
Tomasita's restaurant is a Santa Fe tradition serving classic Northern New Mexican cuisine. Stop by today for an unforgettable meal! Locally owned and operated in Santa Fe, NM, we take great pride in our high quality food, friendly and fast service, and of course our famous margaritas! Locals have consistently voted us as the premier restaurant for Best Red Chile, Best Green Chile, Best Margaritas, and Best New Mexican Restaurant! Our chiles are out of this world and you won't regret ordering either - or both! Tomasita's is a distinctly Northern New Mexican restaurant. Our recipes have been handed down for generation and serve as a reminder of the melding of cultures that together once depended on the corn, chile, beans, and fruit of the area. Since 1974, the Maryol/Gundrey family has maintained a commitment to the recipes and ingredients of New Mexico. Join us for lunch, dinner, or happy hour and try our traditional recipes with amazing flavor. Don't forget to top off your meal with a homemade dessert - sopapillas anyone

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