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Tue, 10/19
8:00 PM

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PRICE RANGE
$6 - $34
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Vironniemi
0.1 miles from The Esplanadi Park
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent food and excellent service although the restaurant was crowded. I absolutely recommend this place for adults and kids!

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A nice restaurant and the food is good, basic mexican but this time the service sucked. We waited for our food for over an hour and a couple in the next table got their food before us even they came 45min later than us. When...we finally got our food no-one didn’t even appologize for the delay.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed August 31, 2021

Before I went to Helsinki I searched on TripAdvisor for nice restaurants in the area and find out that Restaurant Santa Fee is rather near to my hotel, so I booked a table, due the Covid19 it is best to a book a table in...advance. Santa Fe is rustic, dark restaurant in cozy Mexican style. I ordered their Lamb Chops and it was an excellent choice. Friendly staff.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed August 27, 2021

Still going strong! Probably corona or just Monday evening, not very many guests visiting. Quick service, nice food, what else is needed? Nothing!

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed August 4, 2021

I love santa fe especially in my hometown, but the Helsinki restaurant was a huge disappointment. I went for lunch, ordered some chicken with bbq sauce and fries. The chicken was drier than the saharan desert and had literally no taste to it. It was...like eating cardboard. The fries were ok, but still very dry. The service was rude and the people there looked like they don't wanna be there. They had no customer service skills whatsoever.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed July 10, 2021

We visited this place during our stay in Helsinki, is situated in a building gallery along with another restaurant called Brooklyn, we had a salad from Santa fe and a Burger from Brooklyn and 2 beers from the bar. You order everything from the bar...and you get your dishes from both restaurants!! You will blend with locals there and the atmosphere is excellent. I recomend itMore

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed November 20, 2020 via mobile

Food was really good but the service was terrible. Had the wine order mixed up, menus left on the table, had to wait for 30 minutes to get served when we came in. And finally the waitress didn't know how to split the bill and...started panicking. I feel sorry for the chef whose excellent cooking is so let down by the service.More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed October 18, 2020 via mobile

Tex-mex food, taco burger and especially aioli was good. Service was impecable, surprisingly, as not used to that during lunch-time dining.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed September 16, 2020 via mobile

Avoid this place at lunch time. Poor service and looong waiting time after ordering. At least half an hour..

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed August 12, 2020 via mobile

With family. Everybody took lamb chops because they are speciality of this restaurant. Medium roast with potatoes. Very tasteful, not spicy. This portion has changed from the time visiting first time but not in wrong direction.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Santa Fe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 3.5
  • Service: 3.5
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 3.5