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The Neighborhoods of Santa Fe

Christmas In Santa Fe, New Mexico

Christmas In Santa Fe, New Mexico












Tonia and I are planning again for Christmas In Santa Fe.  We have put together these  ideas  for December the  24th, 25th and 26th.  I thought it might help you with your holiday planning. Here is our agenda and I hope to see you. I’d love to hear what you’re doing.




 Christmas Ideas for Santa Fe:

Dinner Restaurants – Top 4 in Santa Fe

Geronimo’s – Simply elegant – 724 Canyon Rd. 982-1500

The Compound – Wonderful – 653 Canyon Rd. 982-4353

Restaurant Martin – great Chef! 526 Galisteo 820-0919

The Shed – 113 ½ E. Palace Ave -New Mexican Cuisine – Palace Ave. 982-9030

Lunch Restaurants

Santa Café – 984-1788

La Boca – Tapas, Wine, Lunch, Dinner 72 W. Marcy St. 982-3433

Il Piatto – Small Italian, with white tablecloths, bustling

95 W. Marcy St.  984-1091

Clafoutis – French country cuisine – 402 Guadalupe 988-1809

Vinagrette – Best salads in town! 709 Don Cubero Alley across from American Country Collections 820-9205

Body – vegan

Pranzo – Italian, cozy booths, great bread with dipping olive oils, calm and also open for dinner.

Tesuque Village Market – New Mexican cuisine – take the scenic drive to get there!

Plaza Café on the Plaza

Cocktails and Live Music

El Farol – Flamenco dancing, Spanish guitar 808 Canyon Rd. 983-9912

La Fonda Hotel Lobby – Spanish Guitar

Geronimo’s– Elegant

El Meson – tapas and tango dancing! 213 Washington Ave. 983-6756

Scenic Road trip to Chimayo ~ New Mexican traditional lunch and  great margaritas at Rancho de Chimayo ~ 25 minute scenic drive

Hot Chocolate Elixirs at Kakawa Chocolate house~ made from 2000 year old Spanish recipes~ a must!

Here’s wishing you and your family a most wonderful holiday season.


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