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La Choza

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Spanish
905 Alarid St, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3041
+1 505-982-0909
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sopapillas” (164 reviews)
“enchiladas” (132 reviews)
“pozole” (113 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
905 Alarid St, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3041
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had heard the line would be long if you didn't have a reservation but we parked ourselves in the great little bar and had a yummy margarita. The restaurant was packed and everyone was enjoying themselves! The food and service were fantastic and was...More

Thank mjontour2016
Reviewed 5 days ago

Their chile is to die for. It is so tasty and keeps your coming back for more. The restaurant is also awesome inside, they have great margaritas. A Santa Fe gem!

Thank Allie K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I must admit, I'm not a big Mexican food fan, even when it is buried under New Mexican chile (red or green). However, on a recent trip to La Choza (which a friend tells me is Spanish for The Pantry), I had a delicious enchilada...More

Thank Mindy H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I moaned incessantly as I devoured my cheese enchiladas, child relleno, beans and posole. This was the best Mexican food I've eaten in many years. The long (35 minute) wait was worth it.The red New Mexican chile sauce was so tasty I wish I lived...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 1 week ago

La Choza is in the railyard district so not walkable distance to our hotel. We drove there after a wonderful day at Ghost Ranch. We arrived right at 5:00pm when they open for dinner, the line was very long but the wait was only about...More

Thank Linda P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by and the restaurant was full. Waited about half an hour before we had a table. Ordered the enchiladas n green chili stew. They were spicy n good. With the enchiladas, they include 1 sopapilla. We tried it with honey and it was delicious....More

Thank Gerard T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food, service and variety of options were good, we were able to sit outside to enjoy our dinner.

Thank runninggoofy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family arguably made our summer road trip around this restaurant, which is over 2000 miles from home. We ate hear the last time we were in town and have never forgotten it, and it has since been featured on the short lived Top 5...More

1  Thank JandKPreston
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made reservations and were seated within 10 minutes of the time. Downhill from there. It took 15 minutes after being seated to place a drink order. Placed the dinner order an the food took 50 minutes to get there. We're from ATL and we're...More

8  Thank BRIAN L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

La Choza has a great funky location, near the rail yards, Nice outdoor eating areas, Lot's of energy inside, from the wait staff, warm friendly, and informed. The food was really, really good with attention to detail. The staff was really good at having your...More

Thank maurice437
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Questions & Answers
3 September 2016|
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Response from travellovers893 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. You best call.
Jake R
4 June 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
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
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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