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La Choza

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905 Alarid St, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3041
(505) 982-0909
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Pearland, Texas
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55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stopped here for a margarita last week, so am not commenting on the food as we did not order any. They have an extensive menu of margaritas, all made with fresh lemon and lime juices, good tequilas, etc. The issue wasn't with the drink nor the ingredients, nor the service nor the setting...the issue was that the drinks were... More 

3 Thank Mike R
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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38 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Ate here for lunch with co-workers. We all had a variety of entrees. (Chips and salsa are not complimentary) I alway order the blue corn soft tacos with chicken . Not much different from an enchilada but more meat. Great sopapillas.

Thank silvrwolv
Echo Beach
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219 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The Fish tacos are a must! The chill rellenos fantastic. Now I know why they get the line ups! I worth the wait. We had a great meal good value.

Thank K L
Big Flats, New York
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This was a wonderful restaurant with a great atmosphere and yummy food. There were seven of us and everything we ordered was delicious! My son had an enchilada and the red chili sauce was divine. The posole was yummy and the sopapillas were a great ending to our meal. I would definitely recommend this place. Great Pokestops nearby as well.

Thank dogQO
Tucson, Arizona
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is packed every night! Excellent red chili on the enchiladas. Pork posole is served as a side with many plates. Salsa is hot and very tasty. Margaritas are excellent with many different choices. This is a great place for those that really love New Mexican food. They take reservations, so plan ahead! They are well staffed and someone... More 

Thank travellovers893
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Brought my family here to get similar food as the Shed without the crazy wait. The New Mexican food is quite authentic!

Thank Beau S
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended by Uber driver. Long wait. 45 minutes. Hope the food is good! Drinks leave MUCH to be desired! Very expensive and little alcohol... Still have not eaten... Still waiting. Feel like I'm drugged... I'm not sure we can make it to the table at this point.

3 Thank Ken B
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is really good. Free parking in the back. Wine menu could be better. This is the sister restaurant to the shed downtown Santa Fe but without the long wait.

Thank PabloblancodeSantaFe
New York City, New York
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I made my annual visit to Santa Fe in July and had dinner at La Choza for the first time. The night before I left I asked my friend Nancy if we could go to a good New Mexican restaurant because we really hadn't had New Mexican food during the week that I was there. She told me about La... More 

Thank mcscher301
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Only thing they have going for them is location that's not downtown. The building is shabby and dirty and noisy. My enchiladas were soupy. And the worst service I've had at Santa Fe.

2 Thank OhJJJ

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 905 Alarid St, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3041
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: (505) 982-0909

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