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Tune Up Cafe

) #18 of 404 Restaurants in Santa Fe $$ - $$$ Mexican, American,
1115 Hickox, Santa Fe, NM 84505
+1 505-983-7060
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pupusas” (77 reviews)
“chile relleno” (60 reviews)
“lamb tacos” (14 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1115 Hickox, Santa Fe, NM 84505
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very fairly priced New Mexican restaurant. Seemed to be a local hangout. Service was indifferent, but food was good and inexpensive.

1  Thank Bubba_da_Traveler1
Reviewed 3 days ago

Recently went to the Tune Up Café for breakfast and we really enjoyed it. The service was friendly and the food was good. We had the tune-up omelet and the farmer's market veggie breakfast. Both entrees were tasty and filling. The homemade tortilla was absolutely...More

2  Thank ABQvolcanogirl
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

You bang into people, they hit your condiments with their rear end-- it's a mess to move in. Food offerings kind of unremarkable to me. Mire expensive than it feels like it ought to be. Live neighborhood and building, so I wish they would figure...More

Thank Docwahoo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good New Mexican food. Simple setting. Busy but not packed. My pork tacos al pastor were tasty. Child relleno good. Nice beer. Good service.

4  Thank Chuck S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Terrific food! A hidden gem! Very casual atmosphere and delicious food are a great combination! I'll be back!

3  Thank Kimberly H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't understand why this place is highly rated, it was a terrible lunch. We had an insipid watermelon agua fresca while waiting for our lunches. I had ordered steak pupusas. I spent a while looking for the meat in the first one (of two in...More

Thank Frank W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent atmosphere, friendly, professional, and great healthy food to enjoy. Eat here whenever we can. Thank you.

4  Thank jlrich12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely perfect in every way! Great local food selection, variety, perfectly Cooked, great Service, nice atmosphere! Fantastic! I had corned beef has and eggs. Mark had chile relleno and eggs. Fresh watermelon juice. 👍

2  Thank alamoschica
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Tune Up Cafe is one of those terrific places you only encounter by chance (or with friends that have stumbled across it). It's located in a neighborhood, is small with minimal parking. I was told it gets very crowded but we walked right up...More

6  Thank Jim C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a good place to go to off the plaza. There is sufficient street parking. The brunch and dinner options are pretty good. There is a nice outdoor area as well as plenty of inside seating.

8  Thank J W
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Questions & Answers
4 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
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
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
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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