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Rancho de Chimayo Restaurante

300 Juan Medina Road, Chimayo, NM 87522
+1 505-351-4444
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“carne adovada” (80 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
300 Juan Medina Road, Chimayo, NM 87522
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My friends and I go to Rancho de Chimayo about once a month. It's a beautiful place to stop along the drive from Santa Fe on the high road to Taos. The food is really good, the service too. The little bar where you wait...More

Thank Edmundo1012
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We’ve been dreaming of this place since our first visit in 2013. When we came back to the area this month, we knew we had to make a special trip out here even though it’s a bit of a drive from Santa Fe. The good...More

Thank CrystalAnn56
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great Service and Amazing food! My husband and split the Carne Arvado and a Combo plate that included Chile Relleno, enchilada, tamale and taco..so much food. We sat in the sun room, the service was incredible with our server explaining and recommending dishes. We loved...More

Thank Gina A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is for tourist apparently. It is highly over rated as far as good New Mexican food. No heat or much spice used. More Tex Mex than anything. We were really disappointed after hearing everything about it.

Thank marksalida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We travel to New Mexico a few times a year to see family, and we eat out most meals. We have experienced lots of good New Mexican restaurants throughout the state, but I think this one might be my new favorite one. My chile rellenos...More

Thank Tracy G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chimayo has been our secret getaway spot for over 40 years and Rancho is part of the reason. What a wonderful New Mexico authentic food restaurant. The enchiladas are my favorite and are hands down, the best I have ever eaten. They are authentic northern...More

Thank grayhawk33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The prickly pear lemonade alone was worth the trip. Food was very tasty, service prompt and professional. the vibe is a bit touristy but if you don't mind that, this is probably the "nicest" place in the area.

Thank lisabinnyc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We brought 2 other couples with us so they could experience this wonderful place. In 4 days in Santa Fe our most memorable meal is the one here. We have been coming for many years---back in the 80's and 90's. It is always so superb....More

Thank Mary Jane A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently revisited this charming restaurant where I had shared especially good times and good food decades ago. Brought a new guest and one of those long time friends from all those years ago and we were all exceptionally pleased with the quality of the food...More

Thank LLtravelGal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very pleasant surprise. On a very busy Sunday ( a bus load of tourists ) we were tucked away in a charming quiet dining room, one of many small intimate rooms in this lovely restaurant. James Beard winner and well deserved. The food was...More

Thank 541food
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8 May 2016|
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Response from Ryan N | Reviewed this property |
We were there on a chilly winter day so all was inside
8 May 2016|
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Response from Linda G | Reviewed this property |
We ate there in December when it was snowing and sat in an enclosed patio. We had combo plates so I can't comment on the steak. The food we had were very delicious and everything on other diners plates looked good also. So... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Juan Medina Road, Chimayo, NM 87522
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Chimayo
  • Phone Number: +1 505-351-4444
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