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Byzantium

112 Placitas St Ste C, Taos, NM 87571-6275
+1 575-751-0805
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good10%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“halibut” (14 reviews)
“bread” (20 reviews)
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112 Placitas St Ste C, Taos, NM 87571-6275
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1 - 10 of 158 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I return here each time we visit Taos. It’s the best. Best fresh cooked food, best variety on the menu, best atmosphere (welcoming, inviting, makes you want to stay and enjoy your meal and company).

Thank Retired40
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We loved this restaurant a la other review. Scott well deserved accolades as chef owner for many years. Menu limited but all excellent. Halibut superb as was beef and chicken. So glad we came to this wonderful restaurant.

Thank efloresNY
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Go to Byzantium for a fresh food experience like no other in Taos. The menu is thoughtfully curated and small but changes according to what is seasonally fresh and delicious! The owner, Scott, is also the waiter and he has one staff member helping him...More

2  Thank gailgoldenjewelry
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

These two guys are amazing. The restaurant has less than 10 tables in a dimly lit restaurant with candles. Service and food are excellent. We felt very welcome in the warm setting. We had mussels in a light wine broth, shrimp on a skewer with...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 27 May 2017

What an amazing quaint restaurant. The food was delicious and prepared with a degree of perfection I have not experienced in a while. I enjoyed a homemade vegetable soup that was served hot. The base was a bean or pea with chunks of vegetables. I...More

Thank 401hollyw
Reviewed 6 November 2016

While the menu is limited it is all very good. On our recent visit our group had four different entrees and all were excellent. It is a funky but pleasant atmosphere. Due to the small size it is normally very peaceful. A great place to...More

2  Thank TaosNMFoodie
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Well , it was a Thursday night dinner for 5 . We had booked the day before , after reading all the great reviews and also being recommended by our hotel . We arrived on time at 7pm via the back door , past the...More

6  Thank gambo256
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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful room....owner does the heavy lifting....chef is very strong with special attention to presentation. Menu limited.....each dish special. A Taos treasure. Don't miss this one.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Went to this restaurant on a Saturday evening and was disappointed. Ordered a Thai curry-based, shrimp dish which was too hot (not advertised as being hot), and very small, low-grade shrimp. My boyfriend had a pork tenderloin dish which was much better in quality and...More

Thank FoodieFlorida2015
Reviewed 15 August 2016

This place is the best kept secret in Taos. When you go, take your time and savor every bite, every moment. Order dessert. Talk to the staff. Indulge in the chocolate. Restaurants like this let us live our lives to the fullest!

1  Thank MountainOak31
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 25
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 Placitas St Ste C, Taos, NM 87571-6275
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Taos
  • Phone Number: +1 575-751-0805
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