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Best things to do in Santa Fe

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Art Gallery
“One of a kind destination unlike most you have experienced. Get advance reservations. ”
156 locals recommend
Arts & Entertainment
“The heart of downtown Santa Fe for nearly 400 years, the Plaza remains the central part of the city, hosting Indian and Spanish markets and other annual events as well as community gatherings, summer concerts at the bandstand and more. ”
116 locals recommend
Museum
“Well worth the visit since Georgia O'Keeffe spent a great deal of her time near Santa Fe she was innovative in her use of color and perspective.”
60 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Quintessential Santa Fe and not to be missed! Put on your most comfortable shoes or boots and walk Canyon Road's phenomenal collection of galleries and art studios. A visual feast that some claim to be the best collection of art between LA and NYC.”
70 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
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“Great food (check out their green chile cheeseburger) and super fun atmosphere here at cowgirl!”
85 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“It's a happening place on Saturdays! A lively and fun market, mostly outdoors but also inside a Pavilion. Some prepared foods are available as well as coffee.”
101 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“The Shed is a Santa Fe institution, steeped in history, it's a must-visit for classic Southwestern fare, a lively bar, and sunny outdoor courtyard.”
63 locals recommend
Cinema
“The best reason to go to the Railyard District. Grab a beer or glass of wine from great selection, enjoy great food, watch a movie in comfy recliner, or do all three! ”
64 locals recommend
Museum
“Free to seniors on Wednesdays :) . Always something interesting going on...”
50 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“I really like Tune-Up for breakfast. Their red chile is better than the green. Food's not too spicy. ”
79 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Casual New Mexican eatery with colorful decor features tacos, burritos & more with a separate vegetarian menu.”
63 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“For thirty-nine years Cafe Pasqual's has been serving emphatically flavored cuisine inspired by the culinary traditions of New Mexico, Old Mexico, the Mediterranean and Asia. We are dedicated to using fresh, seasonal, organic and naturally raised foods.”
57 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“One of our favorites! Near I-25 and Old Pecos Trail - stop on your way in or out of town.”
56 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
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“Great food and location. The flamenco dancing adds a special event to dinner.”
61 locals recommend
Café
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“Eclectic menu & teas from around the world! Amazing outdoor patio! (Note: Online, it is listed as having Wi-Fi...I wouldn't bother going here to use however...it's terrible.)”
60 locals recommend
Bakery
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“French bakery and restaurant...open for breakfast and lunch. Arrive early so as not to wait in line for this popular eatery. An easy walk from our Cabana”
60 locals recommend