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La Choza

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$$ - $$$Mexican, , Spanish
905 Alarid St, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3041
+1 505-982-0909
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“sopapillas” (165 reviews)
“enchiladas” (137 reviews)
“pozole” (119 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
905 Alarid St, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3041
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1 - 10 of 1,194 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

I don't remember much about the first time we went here a few years ago but I do remember a few days ago. Don't bother. The food was awful. The BF had a fritto pie and didn't even finish it. I don't even recall what...More

4  Thank dradley
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were amazed that this place was full just minutes after opening on a weekday. It’s got a cool southwestern vibe. Super laid back with indoor and outdoor seating. Pretty extensive margarita menu in the bar hanging from the ceiling. We enjoyed the flat blue...More

Thank etan92612
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Highly recommended and worth the wait. Quick service, excellent entrees and better sopaipillas. The enchiladas were superb.

Thank chuckcocke
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited La Choza on a Wander New Mexico food tour, and were delighted to have delicious and generous portions of posole, salad and margaritas. We enjoyed the visit from the owner, and had planned to go back for dinner, but ran out of time...More

Thank Philip P
Reviewed 1 week ago

As I am a Texan, to confess that New Mexican food is awesome doesn't come easy. La Choza sets a new standard. The margaritas were perfect, service Amazing, enchilada with green sauce outstanding and the guacamole fantastic. Don't miss this one!

Thank rob s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Uber in for sure. Standing room only. No babies in sight. Small bar. Long wait so have a cold one. Lots blue corn. It’s all good and spicey hot. Friendly staff. Love this town.

Thank Randolph C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had read the many reviews of La Choza, touting it as one of the best restaurants in Santa Fe, and were anxious to try it. We called the night we arrived. Booked up. We also inquired about reserving for the next night. Booked up....More

6  Thank Kirsten D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We sat on patio and wanted to try the appetizers. Mushroom soup was a waste. Must have been low on mushrooms. The pasole was excellent. Poured a bit of pasole into mushroom soup added chips and salsa and had a pretty good dish.

4  Thank rsmith4austin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a tourist trap and overrated. The waitress was rude and the food terrible. Go to Tomasitas instead!

5  Thank Mike G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went with another couple and should have made reservations as there was a full lobby waiting to be seated. It took about 40 minutes on a weeknight. It was worth the wait. I tried the chowder as a starter – hardly a North New...More

Thank MunichEricJ
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djoselyn
September 2, 2016|
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Response from KB1953 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they can and also ha e gluten free tortillas.
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Jake R
June 3, 2016|
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Response from 402Traveler | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about gluten free options but I would ask a service person. Average dinner price $15 to $30.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10
Meals
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
Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 905 Alarid St, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3041
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 505-982-0909
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