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Rio Chama Steakhouse

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414 Old Santa Fe Trl, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2770
505-955-0765
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Williamsburg, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were here with a group of 11 and got our own room, which was nice. The service was quite good, as was the food. I ordered the prime rib which I found to be very tasty, but a little difficult to trim (fat and gristle). My husband had the same and was unhappy with it since we'd heard it... More 

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Thank Myrna F
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had a superb filet, my son a large and excellent salad plus a chocolate dessert that we all shared that also was delicious. And there is an extensive wine list which is reasonably priced.

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Thank MorganSmith2014
Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Another favorite! The fondue is excellent, great burgers, steaks, potatoes and the bar is a fun place to hang out. Good service.

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Thank hhprotz
keyston
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Again, just the best food and service available. A little pricey, but it you can't afford the meal, then don't eat here.

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Thank richardallen
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food. We came here with our family. Had the filet and the ribeye and they were delicious! Very nice ambiance and the wait staff was very attentive! We will come back!

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Thank Christine S
Guadalajara, Mexico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice decor , tasty food, prime rib was just ok , filet mignon better , good dessert , too expensive I think.

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Thank Patomartel
Minnesota
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53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a very good meal at the Rio Chamas Steakhouse in Santa Fe last Thursday evening. They have a wide selection of sandwiches and entrees from which to chose. Each entree came with its own unique side-dishes that added to the dish. We loved the elk, salmon, and skirt steak and enchilada with mole sauce; very tasty. The bread... More 

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Thank MNVoyageuse
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and the wife ate steak and chicken and its was perfectly excellent in the food,drink and the service. 10/10. Definitely visit again. Lovely surroundings too.

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Thank Tony J
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner at rio chama steak house last night. Group of 8. Our waitress was Cheryl. She went above and beyond for us. We are rowdy group she was awesome. Food was. Excellent. Will definitely go again and request her for our waitress. 5 stars plus.

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Boone, Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Strange experience for our group of 24. Very hesitant to serve us from the bar much. Don't know if they got in trouble in the past or what. Lots of better places with better experiences.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $35
Cuisine
American, Southwestern, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Television
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Bar scene
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 414 Old Santa Fe Trl, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2770
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 505-955-0765

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?