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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%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (103 reviews)
“tortilla soup” (62 reviews)
Closes in 19 min
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 2 days ago

We recently stayed at LaFonda on the Plaza and reserved a table at La Plazuela our first night in town. What a great start to our Santa Fe visit! The service was impeccable, always there when you needed it, yet never hovering. Perfect. There were...More

1  Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The restaurant is located in the La Fonda Hotel. The food here is delicious! There were 3 of us and we each ordered a soup, and then shared an appetizer (quesadilla with grilled shrimp....delicious) and the combination plate with a tamale, chile relleno and enchilada....More

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped in here for Dinner... the food was fantastic and the service was amazing. I will highly recommend this to all my friends. I really can’t say enough about the great service

Thank gradypaulm
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is an excellent restaurant within La Fonda on the Plaza. It features a number of regional dishes, all of the ones we tasted were quite good. Service was good but could be a bit slow. Beware of one thing though; we had a marguerita...More

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had reservations for Sunday night of our stay. Unfortunately, the people at our table decided 'to stay longer than expected.' However, after this faux pas, the service was excellent. The table side guacamole was excellent - you get to specify ingredients so if it...More

Thank Moodman
Reviewed 1 week ago

We hesitated to have lunch in a La Fonda restaurant as the price might break the budget, but when we stopped at La Plazuela in La Fonda we found the prices barely higher than the Plaza Cafe. We shared a Mac & Cheese with Grilled...More

1  Thank Glidr
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere you experience is a happening place with lovely trees,stained glass and bold furniture. Almost full all the time so there is a buzz coming from the room. I had a baked codfish with a sweet potato polenta. The fish was nicely cooked and...More

Thank PeacekeeperMB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were celebrating a birthday & we were not disappointed. I had their special of pork medallions as well as the birthday gal. The other 2 ladies had a split fajitas which were tasty. The dessert was complementary & delicious. Crepes with raspberries. We also...More

Thank milehidi
Reviewed 1 week ago

La Plazuela was a lovely restaurant, located in an old building in the old town section of Santa Fe. We were seated next to a little fountain facing a wall of backlit painted panes of glass. Very pretty. The food all sounded great. We both...More

1  Thank Poodletoes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant in the La Fonds is set in the center of what used to be an open-air restaurant. Rich southwestern colors surround you, hand painted panes of glass in the doors surrounding the restaurant, heavy southwestern style furniture and good food. A little pricy...More

1  Thank Smokey223
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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, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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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
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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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