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La Plazuela at La Fonda

$$ - $$$Mexican, American,
100 E San Francisco St, In La Fonda on the Plaza, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2110
+1 505-995-2334
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“squash blossoms” (24 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 E San Francisco St, In La Fonda on the Plaza, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2110
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was our first dinner here in more than 10 years. The surroundings are lovely as always with a light and airy feeling. After the delicious tableside guacamole we had beef fajitas for two that were very good although we asked for pinto beans but...More

Thank eldoradogirl
Reviewed yesterday

We chose to dine here this past Friday night. We are locals and had guest in who had never visited our lovely town. We felt that La Fonda would be a good representation of our town. We were disappointed. When we first arrived we found...More

Thank WelovetotravelCL
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited for Dinner. When making reservation in person at desk in hotel the receptionist was not particularly friendly and seemed to struggle to get my foreign phone number into his on line system. I told him I would be sitting 40 feet away in lobby...More

4  Thank Patricia P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here was very good. Surroundings are beautiful and very charming. Open for breakfast lunch and dinner.

2  Thank Denise R C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful lunch at La Plazuela. Tortilla soup is outstanding, traditional NM entrees are wonderful (and generous portions). Service is attentive .

5  Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great menu, food, and service! Always a wait, but worth waiting for. I think they have on of the best breakfast menus in Santa Fe.

2  Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fourteen of us went to Plazuela on a recent visit to Santa Fe. They couldn't accommodate us all at one table but put two next to one another which was perfect. Our waitress was just fantastic and a terrific assist in choosing our entree's when...More

6  Thank hannak
LaFondaManager, MArketing Director at La Plazuela at La Fonda, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear hannak, Thank you so much for this glowing review! I love reading reviews like this! It makes me so happy to know that our guests appreciate the service and education that we strive so hard to achieve. You will have to come back and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Topnotch service, lovely setting, and fabulous food. The menu offered tradional meat, poultry, fish and some wonderful New Mexican style meals. The filet mignon (petite, with enchiladas) was very tender and full flavored. Another person in our party ordered the steak fajitas (1 was plentiful)....More

4  Thank My Info M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came back for Breakfast on Thanksgiving Day. It was excellent just as I remembered. I had blue corn pinon pancakes with fresh fruit. It was wonderful. La Plazuela at La Fonda is a beautiful place to dine. This is a jewel that should not...More

4  Thank 46,749
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our Anniversary meal was made by LaPlazuela and delivered to our room and YUM!! We will eat this food fare again!!

5  Thank MrsTG2013
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24 February 2017|
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Response from suzyzarate | Reviewed this property |
La Casa Sena is a perfect outdoor setting! Good food, great service, beautiful and great for large parties.
3 November 2016|
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Response from LaFondaManager | Property representative |
Yes we are open and have a holiday buffet from 11am - 3pm in La Plazuela. I would encourage you to make reservations as soon as possible as we have over 200 reservations already. Thanks!
6 October 2016|
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Response from Cindi A | Reviewed this property |
It is in Santa Fe near the down town square.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 E San Francisco St, In La Fonda on the Plaza, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2110
    (Old Santa Fe Trail)
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 505-995-2334
  • E-mail
Guests seeking an intimate Santa Fe restaurant will find satisfaction at La Plazuela, an elegant restaurant located on La Fonda's original patio built in the 1920's. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, La Plazuela is a feast for the senses. Guests can enjoy creative contemporary New Mexican food as skylights flood the restaurant with natural light. Relax in this light-filled setting surrounded by hand-painted windows and the sounds of the soothing fountain.
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