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Tune Up Cafe

$$ - $$$Mexican, American,
1115 Hickox, Santa Fe, NM 84505
+1 505-983-7060
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (29 reviews)
“pupusas” (82 reviews)
“lamb tacos” (16 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1115 Hickox, Santa Fe, NM 84505
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These were delicious and unique waffles. My spouse and son had the El Salvadoran, which was made from all fresh, recognizable foods combined in an authentic way (according to our son who has traveled there). But the waffle dough was a little like brioche or...More

5  Thank rgj613
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for something different and happily found it here. Still lots of local ingredients but with a slightly different twist. Curry soup wonderful..picky 8 year old loved it

5  Thank Judy915
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is the best place in Santa Fe for a great home cooked meal. The food is delicious as you can’t go wrong with anything on the menu. This place is a must visit.

3  Thank Sominer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ground beef tacos can be ordinary, but these were delicious, well-spiced and served with fresh pico and guac. Yum! Loved the casual atmosphere and the warm service. Perfect for an inexpensive, great meal.

4  Thank MilitaryFamilyR-n-R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We also ate here twice during our trip to Santa Fe because the food was so delicious! The flank steak pupusas were out of this world! The refried beans were delicious as well. We stopped here because it was a Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives restaurant...More

7  Thank Britni T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were only in Santa Fe for a quick stopover, and a friend recommended this for our first meal. Every single bite we had was so delicious that we were already craving it for lunch the next day. After a lot of soul-searching about the...More

5  Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tune Up Cafe is a blessing to this community! The food is always delicious and fresh; a hidden treasure in a city known for its cuisine. I recently had the chile relleno -- it had the perfect balance of heat and flavor. Their huevos el...More

5  Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were here for lunch on a Saturday in late December, and the place was packed, so much so that there was a knot of people by the door, which adjoins the tiny counter where you place your order and pay. Once that is done,...More

5  Thank Wohlerguy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for brunch, the place was packed. Service was fast, Food was excellent! I had the tuned up breakfast, my son had the fruit compote french toast and both really good. I'm not a fan of french toast but after finishing my plate i...More

5  Thank Matt H
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Tune-up Cafe is away from the touristy areas in Santa Fe. It is a very casual place with both indoor and outside porch seating. We start with Chipotle chicken wings which are beyond good -- crispy on the outside but moist inside. The dipping sauce...More

6  Thank RickyD23
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4 January 2017|
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Response from Mercedes6623 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we did see several people, seated on the patio tables outside, who brought their dogs.
16 June 2015|
Response from SmithFamily09 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1115 Hickox, Santa Fe, NM 84505
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 505-983-7060
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