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Sugar Nymphs Bistro

15046 State Road 75, Penasco, NM 87553
+1 575-587-0311
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
15046 State Road 75, Penasco, NM 87553
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was recommended to us by the owner of the Taos B&B where we were staying. It is a hidden gem that serves a menu which is very fresh, flavorful & creative with mostly local and organic ingredients. I had a meatloaf special which...More

Thank RevLou
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sometimes, a place just delights you -- there's no other way to describe it. That was the case for us when we wandered into Sugar Nymphs Bistro. We arrived tired and hungry and felt immediately that we were in the right place. The vibe is...More

Thank SabrinaByron
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well, not so far off the beaten track. If you're staying or living in Santa Fe or Taos or in between and travel (as at some time you must) the scenic "High Road" that connects the two to Chimayo, Truchas, Trampas and Penasco, well then...More

Thank HMac_2013
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Hwy 68 through the gorge means delays this fall. This run between Taos & Santa Fe we decided to take the high road instead and stop for lunch. Sugar Nymphs is still terrific, including their high altitude baking

Thank NashvilleRambler
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We had lunch at the Sugar Nymphs Bistro while touring in the area between Santa Fe and Taos. The location is in a tiny village off the main routes in this region, but the trek is worth it. The atmosphere is funky in a good...More

Thank Wahoo71
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Great homemade food with lots of seasonal specials and be sure not to miss the freshly baked cakes! Service is friendly, atmosphere is casual, food is excellent and well priced for the quality. Great stews and soups, homemade ginger-aid drink and wonderful green chile cheeseburgers....More

Thank redmesastudio
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

I was following an art tour up the High Road to Taos and had this place recommended to me by a local artist and I'm so glad I found it. All the produce is locally sourced and the meals are cooked fresh and taste just...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Wow! So so good! The service was ok, a bit on the slow side; and although we walked in 30 minutes prior to their closing time, they mentioned that they were closing soon and that we were just in time to order (they rushed us...More

Thank Gabriela M
Reviewed 8 August 2017

My husband and I have been making Sugar Nymphs a destination between our home in Santa Fe and friends in Taos for more than five years. A client first told me about it - a closely guarded secret. I dragged my husband - who is...More

Thank LynnAndrews
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We had no idea what to expect as this is in a very small town between Santa Fe and Taos Pueblo, where we were headed. Especially as a vegan, I was unsure what would be available. But it turns out, there were delicious choices, including...More

Thank Vicki15
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15046 State Road 75, Penasco, NM 87553
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Penasco
  • Phone Number: +1 575-587-0311
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