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Museum Hill Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner
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SPECIALTIES‎
Smoked Duck Flautas
Asian Shrimp Tacos
Housemade Mushroom Taquitos
Tacos Jalapenos
Steak Tacos
Enchiladas Suizas
Laura's Delicious Burrito
Quesadilla
Spanakopeta
Crustless Quiche du Jour w/ Mixed Greens
STARTERS‎
Cafe Nachos Fabuloso
Guacamole & Pico de Gallo
Sweet Potato Fries or Housecut French Fries
Gazpacho
Tomato Basil Soup
The Best Chicken Soup
SALADS‎
Baja Shrimp Salad
Grilled Salmon
Strawberry Salad
Caesar Salad
Steak Tostado
MHC Cobb Salad
The Ultimate Tuna Salad Sampler
Greek Salad
Vegetarian Plate
Cup of Soup & a House Salad
SANDWICHES‎
The Best Patty Melt
Grass Fed Beef Burger or Garden Burger
MHC Tuna Melt
Open Faced Steak Sandwich
Reuben's Reuben
Tommy's Reubicon
Grilled Turkey
Caprese Sandwich
Tuna Sandwich
Turkey Sandwich
About
The perfect lunch between the fine Museums on The Hill. fabulous views from inside and on the patio simple food done well, carefully curated wine and beer list.
PRICE RANGE
$9 - $18
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Southwestern, Cafe
FEATURES
Takeout, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Reservations, Live Music
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Reviewed 5 days ago

On our drive north, I phoned the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture to ask whether the Museum Café would be open and whether it was any good. I got a resounding “Yes!” So we started our visit with one of the nicest meals we’d...More

Date of visit: November 2019
5  Thank Libby H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent number of very tasty dishes, desserts and great coffee await you at this great restaurant. Very convenient if you are headed to Museum Hill.

Date of visit: April 2019
5  Thank valleysteve
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us had lunch at this charming restaurant. Food was excellent. Service tops . And the view is one of the best in Santa. Plus surround8by 4 museums and the new Santa Fe Botanical Garden.

Date of visit: October 2019
4  Thank Tom A
Reviewed September 28, 2019 via mobile

We had lunch here after visiting the museum of international folk art. We sat on the patio to enjoy the beautiful weather and views. I enjoyed the corn "pudding" with a side salad. The corn dish was like a souffle and very very good. We...More

Date of visit: September 2019
6  Thank NativeFloridian1960
Reviewed September 24, 2019

good food if you are nearby. we are outside but there is also inside seating. nice lunch time menu. we shared the patty melt. reasonable prices.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank jfd
Reviewed September 14, 2019

The manager who greeted us at the door, was most rude when we asked for a table for 10. He growled that we should have booked ahead! Anyway, he reluctantly found us a table. Our waiter threw down menus, then tossed the cutlery on the...More

Date of visit: September 2019
1  Thank 247LiveLife
Reviewed September 3, 2019

Simply yummy food on a lovely patio overlooking mountains, museums and sculptures. Venue has plenty of indoor seating, but the patio was perfect. I enjoyed a lovely glass of Albariño while I waited for my lunch. Menu offerings were varied and there were daily specials....More

Date of visit: August 2019
8  Thank Mary G
Reviewed August 30, 2019 via mobile

Located in a separate building overlooking the mountains. Exterior and interior seating. Outdoor offers beautiful views and cool breezes, even on a 90 degree day. Nice menu selection if a little pricey. Steak tostada was disappointing(a few little pebbles of steak). But entrees on other...More

Date of visit: August 2019
6  Thank Elfma
Reviewed August 18, 2019

Sadly, this restaurant is SO inconsistent. Only two weeks ago, I had a nice experience dining with one of my neighbors here. I was eager to return and order the same entree only to be very disappointed. The chicken suiza enchilada was cold and the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank Cynthia B
Reviewed August 15, 2019 via mobile

I recommend going to any of the museums at Museum Hill when it opens and then do lunch at the Museum Hill Café early around 11:30. It gets busy and the outside patio fills up quickly. Good service, really good food for a museum cafe,...More

Date of visit: August 2019
9  Thank 42marye
weldonf80, Owner at Museum Hill Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2019

Thank you 42marye for the 4 stars and kind words, come back soon

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RockHaulinDoll
July 1, 2015|
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Response from DeborahV340 | Reviewed this property |
There wasn't any music when we were there. People are engaged in speaking about the museums they've seen. We were at lunch. Outside might be better.
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