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TerraCotta Wine Bistro

304 Johnson St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-1829
+1 505-989-1166
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“bruschetta” (58 reviews)
“flank steak” (36 reviews)
“crab cakes” (34 reviews)
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
304 Johnson St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-1829
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Reviewed 3 days ago

There are many wines on the menu at TerrCotta Wine Bistro as well as a range from tapas, or small plates, to entrees. There is no shortage of great food in Santa Fe and with that you may reach moments when a lighter meal feels...More

Thank LincolnOsiris
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I lucked into this restaurant tonight; Service was excellent and the food outstanding. We really enjoyed Emily’s wine suggestions and friendly conversation.

1  Thank LRappRod
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent dinner with friends. Service was attentive and still checked on us even after we paid the bill.

2  Thank LMC_Travels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a quiet and intimate dining experience with great food this is the place. A converted house with several rooms for dining offers a quiet atmosphere with an ability to have wonderful conversation on a romantic, family or business level. Friendly...More

1  Thank csatths
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are from San Francisco and East coast. Stopped in without reservations and cannot say how pleased We were with the enormous wine selection, inspired food choices and service. What also stood out is that the owner chooses to check their politics at the door....More

Thank barbarajohnston3291
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went one day just for a glass of wine (great happy hour deal) and had the warm crab dip. It was delicious! We went for dinner another day, and everything was great. I also like the ambiance and how friendly everyone is.

2  Thank Idahobeachgal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service was excellent, the decor awful and the food pretty good but not memorable. Hard to see TerraCotta holding up under the tough competition in Santa Fe

Thank Dan G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived just after 1:30 and the place was empty. It was at first a little scary; but to our amazement we had a great lunch, The Casa salad was very delicious with nice crisp apples and veggies and a great tomato soup. The Fish...More

4  Thank Ron R
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Walk - in, no reservation and warmly greeted on the early side of the evening. One of the owners assured us we would have a ten minute wait and invited us to have a seat a the bar. Staff’s recommendation of the Chateauneuf du Pape...More

1  Thank Paula S
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

The wine options were good and our server was knowledgeable; her recommendation was very good. The French onion soup was okay as there was too much bread under the cheese. The beet salad was excellent. The steak salad would’ve been better with a different dressing...More

3  Thank Lmnkinder
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25 September 2017|
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Response from Sophie608 | Reviewed this property |
Seem to be able to make mixed drinks, but as I noted they did not have two wines listed on their menu.
Susan G
11 August 2016|
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Response from Glenda G | Property representative |
Dogs are allowed on the front patio.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 304 Johnson St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-1829
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 505-989-1166
  • E-mail
TerraCotta Wine Bistro is a smart casual food and wine restaurant located in the historic district of downtown Santa Fe, New Mexico, in a charming 19th century adobe building near the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum. Our unique Santa Fe restaurant features globally -inspired food, wine and beer, utilizing local and regional foods. At TerraCotta Wine Bistro we pride ourselves on using high quality ingredients, in creative combinations that change seasonally. The ambiance is inviting, informal, up-beat, and just plain fun, great for intimate or large gatherings. Best of all, we are moderately priced. TerraCotta's Happy Hour continues all day long, with a large selection of wines by the glass for $6 until 6:00 PM. TerraCotta has the largest selection of wines by the glass in Santa Fe. Our varied menu features sharing plates, salads, paninis, Chef's entrees, and of course yummy desserts. In addition, we offer a $ 30 3 course Prix Fixe menu that changes with Chef's Catherine inspiration.
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