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Best things to do in Taos

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.

Hotel Bar
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“Historical place. Great food. Best margaritas in town! Live music every night. ”
57local recommendations
American Restaurant
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“This is another treat for the senses. Seasonal menu, farm to table treats in a sweet, romantic, quirky atmosphere.”
63local recommendations
Cinema
“Our most prestigious Museum with Taos Modern Artists, Agnes Martin, Blumenshein and other Taos Society of Artists. ”
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Restaurant
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“Great place to stop into when you're exploring the Plaza. Great nachos and burgers. Has a dog-friendly patio and is next door to a toy store. Pool table, shuffleboard, live music with karaoke on Wednesday. ”
42local recommendations
Park
“Small local shopping, arts and culture, strolling along, watching people, and many Taos community events are held here. Look for park concerts in the summer, holiday events, and more.”
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American Restaurant
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“Intimate, upscale setting for contemporary American fare with a lounge & a tree-shaded patio.”
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Café
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“Very popular spot for locals & tourists. Huge servings. We prefer to pop in and hit the pastry cabinet! Head on in and avoid the line. Grab excellent donuts!!”
30local recommendations
Café
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“A small espresso bar with a big heart in the center of planet Taos. Good coffee, great clientele.”
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Brewery
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“Excellent brew house and very tasty food. Check the calendar for music events. There is also a tasting room with wood fired pizzas located in town of Taos.”
32local recommendations
Bar
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“This place is a short walk away. It is one of the best "Bar" spots in town. Great greasy bar food, good beers on tap, you can also get growlers to go. Get one of their specialty fry dishes. ”
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Restaurant
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“There are not too many places that combine Latin and French cooking and they come up with some good stuff. My personal favorite is their Eggs Benedict and their French Bakery is outstanding.”
23local recommendations
Bar
“One of the go-to spots for late night drinks and dinner. They have a decently sized menu with several different meat options. (pork, beef, seafood, steak, chicken, etc.) Children friendly but I don't recommend taking the children at night because it's more of a bar scene past the dinner hour. Dog friendly area. Part of the building is one of the oldest standing structures in Taos and is said to be haunted!”
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Restaurant
“The Taos Diner is a local favorite, one of those great places where everyone knows your name. The surroundings are very laid back while the food is hearty, healthy and scrumptious.”
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Restaurant
“Great burger, beer and wine. Casual dining and 4pm specials on food and drinks.”
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Restaurant
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“Tiny, Pueblo-style eatery with patio offering traditional Mexican dishes such as ceviche & mole. ”
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Bar
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“Good Sweet Potato Fries. Casual dining and drinks with nice sunset views of the plaza.”
22local recommendations