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Santa Fe Mexican Grill

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12709 NE 124th St, Kirkland, WA 98034-8307
425-821-9405
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner
Description: phone 425-821-9405

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Que bueno!

We have driven by this restaurant on many occasions, and wondered if it was any good. So on Cinco de Mayo we decided to give it a try. We were happily pleased. Located in a strip mall, it would be very easy to pass it by. But going in is another story. The restaurant is warm and inviting, with... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 16, 2015
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Seattle, Washington
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Seattle, Washington
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153 reviews 153 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

We have driven by this restaurant on many occasions, and wondered if it was any good. So on Cinco de Mayo we decided to give it a try. We were happily pleased. Located in a strip mall, it would be very easy to pass it by. But going in is another story. The restaurant is warm and inviting, with genuinely... More 

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Quincy, Washington
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We were visiting Kirkland area and stopped at Santa Fe Mexican Grille. Super friendly staff and great food. We hardly made it in the door and someone greeted us and sat us right a way. The place was very busy and I was sure we would have to wait. Order was taken and food arrived shortly. Chips and Salsa are... More 

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Kirkland, WA
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96 reviews 96 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We go here a couple of times a month at least. We feel very welcome and at home - they do a great job with just about everythin on the menu and the staff is friendly, efficient, and personable. You can't go wrong here - and their success is evidence of that!

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Kirkland, Washington
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60 reviews 60 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Mexican Fiesta replaced by this Santa Fe chain and although we really liked the Fiesta this place is much better. First of all the chips they serve are fresh and not greasy and the salsa is just the right amount of spicy. My wife had two cheese enchiladas with rice and beans. She loved it and said the rice was... More 

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Lynnwood, Washington
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229 reviews 229 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
195 helpful votes 195 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Santa Fe Mexican Grill is a nice little find in the Totem Lake area of Kirkland. The decor and atmosphere is great for a small place. Nice artwork and the walls make you feel like you are in a Mexican village. Service was great too. No complaints on the food either. Not the best ever, but the chili verde pork... More 

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Kirkland, Washington
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We have been to this restaurant many times. Each time the food is excellent and the staff is attentive. The prices are excellent also for this area as restaurant prices where I live are too high.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I was really pleased with this restaurant. My family visited us for our wedding in Bellevue. I took them to dinner at Santa Fe restaurant. They all agreed that it was better then the food served in New Mexico.

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Kirkland, Washington, United States
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57 reviews 57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Santa Fe Mexican Grill has changed from using Lard to Vegetable oil in their re fried beans. They are still maintaining the same quality for the last five years since I visited them in 1990 for the first time. They are located conveniently in the city and has ample parking places.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Sante Fe Mexican Grill is now serving vegetarian beans (No lard). It is good news for all vegetarians like me. That way we don't have to go a long way looking for Mexican place that serve vegetarian beans. Service is pretty good too.

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Bothell
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93 reviews 93 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is a favorite of ours and even if the menu changes they will always make what you want, With a good menu of seafood and meats it's still authentic and great tasting,

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 12709 NE 124th St, Kirkland, WA 98034-8307
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Kirkland
  • Phone Number: 425-821-9405

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Description

phone 425-821-9405
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?