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Mucho Gusto

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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839 Paseo de Peralta, Ste H, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2201 (Between E. Alameda & Palace Ave)
+1 505-955-8402
11:00 - 20:30
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 20:30
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Holland Patent, New York
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Obviously there are numerous Mexican style restaurants to choose from in Santa Fe. But Mucho Gusto is a great pick! We had a party of eight (including a 5 and 7 year old) and were seated in our own small room with a view of the front foyer. The wait staff was accommodating and the food was delicious! There were... More 

1 Thank CRM65
Clyde Park, Montana, United States
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114 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Santa Fe is filled with fabulous restaurants, but not many are affordably priced while offering really yummy food. Mucho Gusto is tucked away but is right behind the Inn on the Alameda, our favorite hotel. So we usually eat at Mucho Gusto once or twice during the week when we visit Santa Fe. The pork burrito special was really excellent... More 

2 Thank Barbara M
College Station, Texas
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Shared a meal of enchiladas and tacos with family. The sides were good, enchiladas were yummy but the tacos were a little bland. The hostess was very nice and so were the waitstaff. Many patrons were return visitors as they seemed to know the hostess. Overall, a decent experience for a casual dinner.

2 Thank sandygallito
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267 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 295 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A mixed bag. It's a small comfortable restaurant. Service was good. The Bomb (stuffed chicken, with cheese sauce) was delicious. The Caesar salad was very good. The Green Chili Cheese Burger and seasoned fries, Not So Much. The hamburger was cooked on half correctly (med. rare) the other half was well done and not edible. The green chili tasted like... More 

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89 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

The restaurant is tucked away but well worth hunting out... the staff are friendly, food excellent ( the tomatillo sauce best ever). Reasonably priced.

1 Thank TouringOnion
Albuquerque, NM USA
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

My wife and I have eaten here many times and always have had wholesome and flavorful meals. Taste one of their light, simple and crispy home made tortilla chips and you will know what I'm talking about. If you are really hungry - have the "Bomb" - a pounded, shaped and stuffed chicken breast. All the entrees are good. The... More 

3 Thank SolarMike
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

If you are looking for good Mexican food in Santa Fe - you can do better. Nothing felt very special - there was virtually no heat in any of the dishes. We had tacos, enchiladas and some guacamole and queso. It sits back in a little shopette - so the ambiance is just okay. But, the service was great and... More 

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Castle Rock, Colorado
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150 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Mucho Gusto's address is on Paseo de Peralta, but kind of hard to find in the dark, since it is actually located near the rear of a parking lot at that location. Once we found it, and we are glad we did, the place was very charming and the service was excellent and cheerful. The food was delicious and worth... More 

Helsinki, Finland
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401 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Hidden away behind small building, this place serves amazing food and drinks. Great service and trully feel of family business. Come here for a great meal and amazing margaritas!

2 Thank GlobalTraveller81
Seattle, Washington
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Nice little restaurant with excellent and friendly service. Fun, varied, interesting menu. Easy walk from downtown Santa Fe. Lots of parking.

2 Thank Seattlecouple13

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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
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 839 Paseo de Peralta, Ste H, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2201
    (Between E. Alameda & Palace Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 505-955-8402
Fresh authentic Mexican cuisine. Gluten free items available.

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