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Modern General

637 Cerrillos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3798
+1 505-930-5462
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“avocado toast” (6 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
637 Cerrillos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3798
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I came here not sure what to think of a savory cake, but after digging into the Green Chili Cakes, I was left wanting more. The sweetness of the red Chile maple compliments the green Chile and the cakes add a bit of childhood delight...More

Thank Rupert O
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lively, bright atmosphere with a wonderful selection of delicious breakfast options. The portion sizes are smaller but they pack a lot of delicious flavors. The juice is freshly squeezed. This restaurant focuses on quality which means it is pricier. It is nice to leave a...More

Thank Kyle C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unique and delicious pancakes! Very good coffee. The ingredients they use here are high quality. It is a bit pricey but in the grand scheme of Santa Fe, very reasonable.

Thank turkita47
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We heard about this place from our friends, so we wanted to check it out. If you are looking for a young, vibrant, innovative place to resource yourself while you are in Santa Fe, look no further ..this is it. We had a Turmeric ginger...More

Thank Peter V
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Stopped in here this morning to get some work done and fell in love with the vibe and decor. Light & airy with a barn feel. Delicious 'modcakes' (no vegan options)- small portions that are filling, and a unique menu. Plugs for charging, great music...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Had a good meeting and conversation. Busy but food came out in a timely fashion. Young team gave very good service.

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Had brunch at Modern General. A cool hangout with novel decor of garden implants, some books and other items for sale. Coffee was ok without being great but meals were delicious and wee presented. Staff were friendly but kept trying to give us other peoples...More

1  Thank Gary W
Reviewed 10 April 2018

All the breakfasts look terrific and we've enjoyed the bowls and the breakfast sandwiches. Great food, nice atmosphere, and excellent coffee. Fun cooking and gardening merchandise too.

Thank Cindy A
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

I had the curry chicken salad and it was delicious! Everything else looked delicious too. The store has very fancy items for sale! Very cool!

Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 24 February 2018

We ordered coffee this morning, sat at our table for about ten minutes, then went to ask about the coffee. The two waitresses were chatting away and had completely forgotten our order. Normally this would merit an apology or explanation but not in this case.

Thank MorganSmith2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 637 Cerrillos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3798
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 505-930-5462
Founded by Vinaigrette restaurant chef and owner, Erin Wade, Modern General is a curated retail store and cafe located in Santa Fe, NM. An experiential approach to the traditional general store, Modern General provides a fun gathering space for everyday shopping needs. Modern General's cafe offers simple organic breakfast items, pastries, and cold-pressed juice and smoothie options. Tools, kitchenware and other retail items are also sold-specially picked to bring customers only the most sustainable options. All Modern General products and sourced locally or through eco-friendly channels, and all adhere to Modern General's core mission: enlightened, pared down simplicity.
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