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The Ranch House

) #8 of 410 Restaurants in Santa Fe $$ - $$$ American, , Barbecue
2571 Cristos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87507-3265
+1 505-424-8900
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cornbread” (62 reviews)
“ribs” (93 reviews)
“pulled pork” (38 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2571 Cristos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87507-3265
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Reviewed yesterday

Because the usual eateries near the Plaza were booked for Indian Arts Festival we headed south on Cerrillos to the Ranch House, We were rewarded with excellent food and service and would most definitely recommend to anyone looking for an alternative to the usual Santa...More

Thank Okiepeach
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you want some good BBQ then this is the place to go. I really enjoyed their brisket/pulled pork plate with their hot BBQ sauce. Though I didn't like the green chile slaw. But the things that really made me love this place was the...More

Thank Kyle C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There were four of us and we had made a reservation a week in advance. We had the misfortune to be seated just as our server was slugged with a table of nine, and he had trouble keeping up. We would not have minded the...More

Thank paris2bristol
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Best in Santa Fe!! They are always excellent and the calabistas is awesome. This our go to place for bbq and dessert. We love the peanut butter mousse!!!

Thank Virginia H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Awesome, Awesome, Awesome Restraunt. Moist Brisket, Tender pulled pork. Good Cornbread. The green chile coleslaw was a pleasant surprise. And I don't even like vegetables. Wait staff was very pleasant. They also gave a free dessert for our 1st visit. I enjoyed a prickly pear...More

Thank Art P
Reviewed 6 days ago

We've been able to go to several restaurants in Santa Fe in our many trips to the city. The Ranch House is one of the best! If you are in the mood for BBQ, you cannot go wrong! My beef brisket was one of the...More

Thank RZ_STL_1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for something other than fast food or Mexican style tonight so we found this place on Trip Advisor. The welcome was warm and we were seated quite quickly. Initial service for drinks and entree was swift. Appetizer of wings and our drinks...More

Thank Rod102au
Reviewed 1 week ago

We'd been here before, liked it and decided to return. First sat at the bar until our table was ready and ordered the "Italian Margarita" for $10. Fruity drink with a slight taste of amaretto but no other taste to indicate the other alcohols the...More

4  Thank SunriseAddicted
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Coming from two chefs this place hit all criteria spot on! Great service, great food with really good flavor and reasonably priced. Our family of 5 all had great meals with soft drinks and two desserts which were delicious. Highly recommend this place if you...More

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for dinner on our road trip from Colorado to California. Can I just say Green Chilli burrito! Wow was so yummy, a little spicy to me but that didn't stop me from enjoying every bite.

Thank gardenmomof2
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Questions & Answers
6 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Jacinta S | Property representative |
Yes we can! We have done many rehearsal dinners, events and celebrations for large groups. We have two main dining rooms. Generally it is our second dining room that we reserve for private parties. The room can accommodate... More
19 October 2016|
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Response from Jacinta S | Property representative |
Tuesday nights are not usually all that busy so you could just walk in without a wait for a table for two, four or even eight. But! We just never know in this business which nights will be very busy and which nights won't... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2571 Cristos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87507-3265
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 505-424-8900
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