We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Amazing!”
Review of The Love Apple

The Love Apple
Ranked #3 of 129 Restaurants in Taos
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Southwestern
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations
Newtown, Connecticut
2 reviews
“Amazing!”
Reviewed February 22, 2013

We tried several restaurants in Taos, many good ones, but this was by far the best. Food, service, ambiance were all top notch. Really special place.

Visited February 2013
Helpful?
Thank jgardner33856
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

894 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    616
    175
    63
    22
    18
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Fairfax, Virginia
Level 5 Contributor
62 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Visited On An Off Night?”
Reviewed February 22, 2013

We know many people from Taos and everyone had told us how much they love this restaurant. We made the decision to celebrate our anniversary here. We made reservations a month in advance and arrived that evening to be escorted through "dry storage" and the kitchen. Apparently the front door was out of service. The parking lot was not only muddy but had deep ruts with puddles of water approximately 6" to 12" deep from the winter snows and weather. Addition of hay to the area would have been a big help. I should be commenting about food, but the other stuff was so distracting. Okay, the food was excellent. It was a limited selection but I understand that the menu selections are always changing. The flavors were very good and the owner offered us a wine (not on the menu) which turned out to be an outstanding pairing with the food. We will return in summer to see if we can come in the front door and not walk through a foot of mud.

  • Visited February 2013
    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Helpful?
Thank Dianna H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Sarasota, Florida
Level 6 Contributor
103 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
“Incredible dining-”
Reviewed February 16, 2013

Soooo good. I came at the suggestion of the inn I was staying at and didn't know what to expect. Man, it was out of this world! All organic and fresh. The staff was outstanding , as well. Can't wait to return on my next trip to Taos, for sure!! Try the bison burger with kale. Fantastic!

Visited February 2013
Helpful?
Thank selectivediner
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Level 5 Contributor
85 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
“Great food, good experience”
Reviewed February 6, 2013 via mobile

The atmosphere is warm and very welcoming. The food was really wonderful. Great quality, creative and reasonably priced. The service wasn't in the same league, unfortunately. Selecting the wine and having it brought to our table was somewhat painful and very awkwardly handled. We got what we wanted but it was a process. However, the server was a sweet kid and I suspect he learned from the experience. Bottom line.....we are definitely coming back. Without hesitation.

Helpful?
Thank NMLion
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“The French Laundry meets Alice's Restaurant”
Reviewed January 23, 2013 via mobile

Charming atmosphere, attentive service with a spectacular marriage of flavors. This is the way we believe most people like to eat when dining out. The ingredients are recognizable with an unmatched freshness. There's no pretentiousness here...just incredible food, a nice wine list at a good value. It's on our top 10 most favorite places to eat and dine!

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Helpful?
2 Thank GrahamForce5
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed The Love Apple also viewed

 

Been to The Love Apple? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing