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Santa Fe

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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Aleksanterinkatu 15, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 9 42426010
13:00 - 00:00
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Sun 13:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food at Santa Fé is delicious and servers are friendly. The restaurant can get very busy, especially on the weekends. I recommend the Beef Fajitas and Frozen Strawberry Margaritas.

Thank Ada M
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of my favourites in Helsinki. But as usual, service is as usual: hit and miss. I have been here when they have excellent service and other times you just need to wait for ages to some service. Food is good. Tasty as I remembered. You can also opt to have lunch buffet - good value for money.

Thank SeenMany
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This is one of places where I go frequently. This place has probably best bbq-ribs in town and has a nice athmossphere. Santa fe is also moderately priced and no reservation needed.

Thank jyria2017
Helsinki, Finland
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153 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Tired place. In addition to its central location there is no reason to go. A chain eatery belonging to the Rafla chain ( none of which are offering any gourmet experiences) This restaurant’s level has not fallen compared to the opening of the year 1991, when the char-grilled portions were really new and good. Rest of the world has passed... More 

Thank Foodiac
Helsinki, Finland
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396 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Santa Fe was opened years ago when Texmex food boomed in Finland. It is located inner yard at downtown very centrally. Menu is big plenty of options to everyone, maybe too much, making chaotic, as main streams are BBQ, burgers, cajun and texmex. I had New Orleans burger, which was bit better than mediocre, problem was that it was lame,... More 

Thank mWrite
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75 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

The athmosphere and decor are really nice in Santa Fe. Yesterday around 5 PM it was Full with candles and fast service still. But the food is not Special. I can make with supermarket ingredients better tortillas/fajitas at home. The fajitas with sea food was 20.90€.. and the texas burger 19.90. We know better places with cheaper prices in the... More 

Thank Anne_Ilona
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Best place to eat in Helsinki! Waiters are really friendly,nice restaurant and there's tons of great mexican food! I totally recommend the chicken Burrito!!

Thank Chany C
Helsinki, Finland
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Santa Fe restaurant in Helsinki offers good fajitas buffee for lunch. They offer different choices for fillings and you can eat as much as you like. On the day I went there all different coices tasted good.

Thank MarzuJ
Isle of Man
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127 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great find in Helsinki. I had the voodoo chicken and Mrs Baps the ribs. Awesome. I had a huge plateful of spicy chicken wings and struggled to finish. Mrs Baps gave up on hers!! Good service and priced OK for Helsinki. Well worth a visit.

Thank piebaps
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406 reviews
306 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Overall: 3+ Comments: basically very inside, but nice and decent joint, and a little hectic. Food is good, service fast and it all works well Reservation: - Location: 3 Menu: 3 Knowledge: 3 Originality: 3-4 Presentation: 3-4 Taste: 3-4 Wines/beers: 3 Atmosphere: 3 Service: 3/4 Timing: 4 Cleanliness: 3-4 WiFi: - Price: 3 Price/value: 4 Revisit: probably

Thank Haarud

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$31
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
13:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aleksanterinkatu 15, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Vironniemi
  • Neighbourhood: Vironniemi
  • Phone Number: +358 9 42426010

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