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Pantry Restaurant

££ - £££Mexican, American,
1820 Cerrillos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3370
+1 505-986-0022
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket tacos” (48 reviews)
“pantry fries” (24 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 21:00 Hours
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1820 Cerrillos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3370
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Reviewed today via mobile

The Pantry is not built for looks, but it does New Mexican well as well as a wide range of conventional comfort food - and at reasonable prices. It always has a good crowd, and expect to find locals and their families. They know a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank glennm921
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Come for breakfast. Come hungry. You may have to fight the locals for a table. They know a gem when they see it. We've been in Santa Fe for three days and had breakfast here twice. The food and the coffee are terrific. The service...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank OftOnTheRoad
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Well prepared local fare reasonably priced with great service. What more could you want!! On my way to Taos from ALB and found the perfect breakfast stop. Worth the few extra miles off the interstate.More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank GoPlaces361213
Michael S, Owner at Pantry Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We're so glad you found us when you were on the road! Thanks for taking the trip to check us out. It's wonderful to hear that you enjoyed our breakfast dishes and service. We'll always be here foryou when you're in the area! Have a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I love excellent New Mexican food and feel very foolish not to have discovered the Pantry years ago. Although I'd driven past it countless times over the past decades, I never paid it any attention, perhaps because of it's understated exterior, including a sign that...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank StorySearcher
Michael S, Owner at Pantry Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for loving our food so much -- we're thrilled that you finally decided to give us a try! While our exterior may seem deceiving, we've been cooking up New Mexican classics for a long time. It sounds like you've had a lot of our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want "no frills" very good food at a reasonable price, this is a great place!! Our first trip for lunch and pleasantly satisfied. Food & service were both very good. The crowd would suggest it is a local favorite. Decor is more diner...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Timothy H
Michael S, Owner at Pantry Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Timothy, we're all about excellent food and service here! Thanks for enjoying some of that with us. As for the parking and atmosphere, we've been doing what we do for a long time now, but we appreciate your thoughts. Hope you'll come in to try...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't often give all 5 stars, but Rueben was so good at his job. We were a group of six, everyone had something different and everyone was very pleased. On Sundays they are very busy and don't take reservations, but the wait was worth...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank mort512
Michael S, Owner at Pantry Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We love having both locals and travelers here! Thank you so much for the high rating -- our server really appreciates the kind words. We're always happy to suggest something amazing for you! Hope you loved the breakfast burrito and will be back for another...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there for breakfast. We were seated right away great service and excellent food! Will definitely return!More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Tammy c
Michael S, Owner at Pantry Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Tammy, thanks for joining us for breakfast! We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed the food and service. Can't wait for you to make it back to see us again soon -- our green chile will be waiiting. Have a nice day, Michael Singley,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every trip to Santa Fe includes a stop at The Pantry! Friendly staff & so many choices... every thing I’ve ever ordered is amazing. Clean restrooms always a plus! Thanks for keeping me full!More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank BJDierker
Michael S, Owner at Pantry Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for coming in to see us every time you're in Santa Fe! We love having you in for a meal, and it's great to know that you've been thrilled with everything you've ordered. We'll be looking forward to your next visit! Have a great...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best green chili stew and great rellenos! Also fabulous stuffed sopapillas! Did not have room for dessert because the portions were huge! Good stuff!

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank Monkeypoot
Michael S, Owner at Pantry Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Those are always excellent choices here! We're glad you ordered the green chili stew and rellenos -- our sopapillas are the perfect way to end the meal, too. Can't wait to see you again soon! Have a great day, Michael Singley, Owner

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here twice last year while visiting the area with one good experience and then one less so. No problem trying it again this year while in town for one day- This time I tried the loaded nachos made with brisket. omg... awesome! I ordered...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank wings1980
Michael S, Owner at Pantry Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're so glad that you gave us another try! It's great to hear that the nachos were a big hit this time. We recommend our burritos too. Hope you'll come back to see us the next time you're in Santa Fe! Have a great day,...More

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13 November 2017|
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Response from local997 | Reviewed this property |
SF is a petty friendly food town for veg & vegans... cafe Pasqual's for sure .. it most major places have options on menu.. call 1st !
Sue B
31 March 2017|
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Response from maximman | Reviewed this property |
3 March 2017|
Response from Ms L | Reviewed this property |
They do not have a dine in patio
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1820 Cerrillos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3370
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 505-986-0022
The Pantry Restaurant has been a Santa Fe landmark since 1948. We offer a unique take on a diner, where the cuisine of Northern New Mexico meets traditional American food. We have been serving quality fresh from scratch comfort food for over sixty years. You will be pleased with our fast and friendly service while enjoying the best chile in Santa Fe. As a family owned business we pride ourselves on serving the freshest and most quality ingredients to all of our guests and we promise to treat you like part of the family.
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