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Museum Hill Cafe

710 Camino Lejo, Santa Fe, NM 87505-7511
+1 505-984-8900
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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710 Camino Lejo, Santa Fe, NM 87505-7511
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The cafe stands between the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture and the Museum of International Folk Art. It is a great place to rest and have a bite between the two museums. The food is very good .

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Today at noon went with my brother (54) and his 2 kids (8 + 10) to the museum hill cafe for a couple of desserts and coffee. It was deserted but for 2 other parties on the large outside patio. Since we had seated ourselves...More

1  Thank textilecollector
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Everything about this eatery is mediocre. Whenever I perused the menue,I began wondering if menue writers are elegible for Pulitzers or at least Coldecot childrens fiction awards. The impression you get from this menue is that this is the best food you will never forget....More

Thank mark k
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This cafe would not be in business if it were anywhere else. It's the only place to eat on Museum Hill. Mediocre food at high prices. Snobby service. If you plan a day out at the Hill, break it up and go elsewhere for a...More

1  Thank Diane W
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Since Museum Hill requires at least a day to see them all, it is helpful to have a cafe on site. The cafe has outside and inside seating. You submit your order and pay at the register and they deliver to your table. Service staff...More

Thank Jo-Ann M
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Had lunch between tours of the Museum of International Folk Art and the Museum of Indian Arts & Cultures. Great Mexican and New Mexican food, large portions and good service.

6  Thank taylordc66
Reviewed 28 January 2018

The Museum Hill Cafe is located on a plaza between the Museum of Native American Art and the International Folk Art Museum. The "Hill" is about three miles from the Santa Fe Plaza. A small, intimate space, the Cafe offers luncheon items. I was there...More

8  Thank G M
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Who would imagine that the cafe at Museum Hill would be one of the best meals we had in Santa Fe!!?!! We had a delicious lunch and they accommodated our large group so well. This is a great little spot with wonderful food. A++!!

8  Thank BBos23
Reviewed 21 January 2018

We were craving a hot chocolate and maybe a snack at 3:15. Lunch was over but snacks are available. The selection of pies looked impressive. My girl friend went for the key lime and I had the coconut cream pie. Both were excellent, as was...More

7  Thank plaisaeb
Reviewed 15 December 2017

We arrived towards the end of the day but nevertheless we were still in time for some absolutely scrumptious pumpkin pie. Being from the UK- this was something I hadn't tasted before and I really enjoyed. Good service and great window seat views.

12  Thank calsilver77
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2 July 2015|
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Response from Deborah V | Reviewed this property |
There wasn't any music when we were there. People are engaged in speaking about the museums they've seen. We were at lunch. Outside might be better.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 18
Drinks, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 710 Camino Lejo, Santa Fe, NM 87505-7511
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 505-984-8900
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The perfect lunch between the fine Museums on The Hill. fabulous views from inside and on the patio simple food done well, carefully curated wine and beer list.
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