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La Plancha de Eldorado

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PRICE RANGE
$6 - $18
CUISINES
Latin, Central American, Mexican, Spanish
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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ENSALADAS​
La Casa
Local bio-dynamic seasonal mixed greens w/ citrus Cilantro vinaigrette
$5.00
Romain
The classic Caesar salad served w/ creamy anchovy Dressing
$5.00
Salpicon De Rez
Central American minced beef salad
$7.00
Tostada Salad
Crispy flour tortilla. mixed greens, black beans, guacamole, Salsa fresca, sour cream, & balsamic vinaigrette
$6.75
Sopa Del Dia
Bowl $5.00
Cup $3.50
PLATOS​
Poblano Del Dia
Roasted chile poblano w/ seasonal vegetables, poblano cream sauce & roasted chile arbol sauce, served w/ Spanish rice
$7.95
Salvadorian Tamales
2traditional home made chicken or vegetarian tamales wrapped in banana leaves. Served w/ refried black beans, & salsa fresca
$8.00
Casa salad
Pickled vegetables
Cheese Enchilada
Blue corn tortilla, cheese, red or green chile. Served w/ Spanish rice, refried black beans & cream. Chicken, beef, or seasonal vegetables
$8.00
Chilaquiles
Beef or chicken & tortilla casserole w/ queso Blanco & red chile
$7.50
Pollo a La Parrilla
¼ Of pollo real chicken, marinated w/ citrus & chipotle, & grilled. Served w/ black beans & la plancha potato salad
$9.75
Grilled Pork Chop
Grilled pork chop served w/ black beans & green rice, pipian sauce (tomatillo, pepita & cilantro), La Plancha potato salad
$9.00
La Plancha Fajita
Beef, chicken, or seasonal veggies guacamole, salsa fresca, Crema, cheese, & handmade corn tortillas
$8.95
New Mexican Burrito
Beef, chicken, or veggies, red or green chile. Served w/ Spanish rice & refried beans
$8.00
Carne Asada
Grilled flank steak served w/ chimichurri sauce, green rice, Black beans, & a corn tortilla
$8.95
Tacos
Grilled beef, chicken or vegetables served w/ refried beans, Green rice, & feta cheese
$7.95
SANDWICHES​
All sandwiches served w/ casa salad, house-made kettle chips
Tortilla Club
Pulled​ turkey, bacon, jack cheese, baby greens, roasted poblano, Tomato, & guacamole
$7.00
Potato salad
Homemade french fries
Pan Con Pavo
Pulled turkey w/ traditional Salvadorian sauce, tomato, watercress, Red radish, & cucumber on house-made telera roll
$7.50
Potato salad
Homemade french fries
Cubano
Classically pressed, filled w/ roast pork, ham, Swiss cheese, Mustard, & avocado
$7.50
Potato salad
Homemade french fries
1/2 Pound Burger
House made bun served w/ onions, greens, & tomato, & Swiss cheese.
$8.50
Red chile
Green chile
Potato salad
Homemade french fries
Veggie Burger
La Plancha very veggie made w/ seasonal veggies, Potatoes & egg
$6.95
Potato salad
Homemade french fries
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Reviewed February 11, 2020

I like going here mid-afternoon because it's quiet and calm; the wine list is pretty good. The food is nothing to write home about but I am giving it 4 stars for atmosphere and "the college try". It's fairly affordable although for the price you...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed October 18, 2019 via mobile

Very disappointing lunch. The purée of beans as well as the chili sauce seemed to have too much water in it as if they were extending the items vs refreshing them with product. I asked for a to go box and interesting that the box...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed September 7, 2019

We always enjoy a visit to La Plancha when we are in Santa Fe. One of our favorite dishes is fajitas whether we get chicken, steak or shrimp. The food is always fresh and delicious, made to order. The menu is quite extensive so there...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Helpful?8  
Reviewed August 26, 2019

The food is excellent even when compared to the other New Mexican establishments in Santa Fe, such as La Choza, The Shed, and La Tomasitas. Great authentic flavors, perfect green and red sauces. And the prices are right at approximately $10 per meal, the iced...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Helpful?7  
Reviewed July 6, 2019

We live in the area and this has become our favorite restaurant in the Santa Fe area. And that is saying a lot, considering this is one of the best foodie cities in the country. The food is very authentic, beautifully prepared, and very reasonable...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Helpful?9  
Reviewed April 18, 2019

This restaurant has a great "neighborhood" feel to it. It's located about twenty minutes outside Santa Fe proper, so draws primarily local clientele from the Eldorado area. Live solo jazz guitar music on a Monday night added to a relaxed ambiance. La Plancha's owners are...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Helpful?9  
Reviewed March 28, 2019 via mobile

Outstanding food - the chicken mole was exceptional - good draft beer selection - relaxed and tasty dining experience

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed December 1, 2018

In the past week I have eaten twice for lunch at this restaurant. I was delighted with the food, the clean conditions, and the lack of noise (which ruins meals at other restaurants). The first meal was the enchiladas and the second was a plate...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Helpful?10  
Reviewed October 13, 2018

Our whole experience was very, very good. Our entree's were perfect and done in a south western flare. The menu is fairly extensive with a lot to choose from and all seemed to be reasonably priced. Full bar with a small selection of craft beer...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2018

Service was very good and they had an internationally known guitarist playing which made it magical. He was exceptionally good.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Good for sunday or anyday brunch/lunch We loved it and found the food very good. Dont expect American Major Hotel food, but instead find home-made mexican dishes. The place is ideal for a pitstop along I-25, between Las... More
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