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Chris' Cafe

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3568 Cerrillos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87507-2907
+1 505-424-3566
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07:00 - 14:00
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Sun - Mon 08:00 - 14:00
Wed - Sat 07:00 - 14:00
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Lakewood Ranch, Florida
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Fresh squeezed orange juice and wonderful special chicken enchiladas. Made NM style with an egg on top. Heaven!

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4 Thank Jerry921
San Diego, California
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29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Don't be put off by the strip mall location and furnishings, the food and service are excellent. My wife and I had lunch here after a visit to Meow Wolf. We arrived shortly before closing but were not rushed at all. My wife had an omelet and I had the chicken enchiladas with green chile sauce. The sauce made them... More 

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2 Thank Scott T
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

I had the "Best Green Chili Chicken Enchilada Ever" and it was mediocre. Couldn't taste the green chili and I have a low tolerance for hot. The wait staff is so excellent I hate to say anything negative. After reading the reviews I was so excited to go here. Sorry guys.

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Thank john s
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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71 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Delightful little spot, an unassuming place with delicious food. The "Best Green Chile Enchiladas Ever" are!!! Check them out.

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3 Thank Raphjh
Fairplay, Colorado
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

I had The Best Green Chili Chicken Enchiladas Ever..Ever but this time added an Egg to make it Better...Better. And...it was!! Wife got the Green Chili and Bacon Burger and loved it also! Have to say though that, as good as food is here, the people are even better!!! Service is second to none. We visit Santa Fe once or... More 

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3 Thank Skiers4Ever
Louisiana, United States
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68 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This place is tucked away and my best advice is to look for a sign called The Lofts when driving north on Cerillos Road. Turn in there and then take a sharp left. This place is also a favorite of long time local diners. The atmosphere is about down home as one can get and it is extremely clean. Service... More 

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2 Thank Paul B
Lafayette, Louisiana
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Tiny, little restaurant that had the best breakfast in Santa Fe. Wanted to eat there every morning, but wanted to give the other places a chance. Should have went to Chris' instead.

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2 Thank ChelleP8
Dallas, Texas
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for brunch during recent visit. This is a real hole in the wall, but the food is very good and reasonably priced. Had the green chile burrito (is it the best ever... ever? I will let you judge) and wife had breakfast omlette- potatoes are really good. Both tasty, filling and fairly priced. Spoke with Chris and he... More 

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3 Thank Chris_in_Texas1
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Good, traditional New Mexican as well as other homey dishes. We had a frito pie and a barrio omelet. The chile was really tasty and done nicely. We loved our meals and were so pleased with the friendly and helpful service. We were hungry, so they get points for how fast they brought the food out, too. This place is... More 

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3 Thank Chaya7777
Houston, Texas
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Family owned and operated. Personal service and quality of food is impeccable. Hidden gem.... Once you visit You WILL return. It's only open until 2! We have eaten at Chris's for breakfast and lunch many times.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Cuisine
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Monday
08:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:00
Thursday
07:00 - 14:00
Friday
07:00 - 14:00
Saturday
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3568 Cerrillos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87507-2907
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 505-424-3566
Description
Our cafe is located across the street from the Hampton Inn. Look for "The Lofts" sign, or, just look for a wall of yellow Penske trucks. We're behind that wall!

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?