Santa Fe American Fare

American-fare Santa Fe restaurants offer an array of dishes that celebrate the diverse flavors and culinary heritage of the United States. With a focus on local and seasonal ingredients, these establishments showcase the rich tapestry of American cuisine while adding a touch of Santa Fe's unique character.

Santa Fe restaurants serving up American fare offer something for every palate, from classic comfort foods to creative interpretations of regional specialties. Diners can savor mouthwatering burgers made with grass-fed beef, indulge in juicy steaks sourced from local ranches, or delight in fresh seafood dishes featuring the catch of the day. Vegetarian and vegan options are also plentiful, highlighting the abundance of farm-fresh produce available in the region.

The ambiance of Santa Fe restaurants reflects the city's vibrant spirit, blending traditional American elements with Southwest influences. Rustic yet stylish interiors, often adorned with Native American artwork or Santa Fe's signature turquoise accents, create a warm and inviting atmosphere. Outdoor patios, surrounded by breathtaking views of the desert landscape, offer a serene backdrop for al fresco dining.

Discover the diverse flavors of American cuisine in Santa Fe, where local ingredients and culinary expertise come together to create an unforgettable dining experience.

American cuisine in Santa Fe


  • Location: 709 Don Cubero Alley, Santa Fe, NM 87501
  • Phone: 505.820.9205  

Vinaigrette is a chic and green Santa Fe bistro that raises the “salad bar” with bold and delicious entrée salads. Featuring innovative flavor combinations and the option to add savory protein accompaniments like diver scallops, lemon-herb chicken or grilled hanger steak, these tantalizingly hearty yet healthy creations allow for guiltless and delicious eating at the same time. Much of the restaurant’s organic produce is grown on owner Erin Wade’s 10-acre Nambe farm, Los Portales, harvested within hours of arriving at Vinaigrette’s kitchen.  Walking distance from our Casita Lomita, Corazon, Desero, Amor, Bonita, & Espiritu. 

La Casa Sena 

  • Location: 125 E Palace Ave. Suite 20, Santa Fe, NM 87501
  • Phone: 505.988.9232 

This warmly elegant restaurant in a historic compound is known for its exciting wine list and a flourish of local flavor on the menu of classics. In warmer weather, opt for outdoor seting in one of the city’s lushest patios. For more casual dining, the adjacent Casa Sena Cantina offers lighter dishes delivered by singing waiters. 

Fire & Hops Gastropub 

  • Location: 222 N. Guadalupe St, Santa Fe, NM 87501
  • Phone:  505.954.1635 

An upscale pub that serves high quality and super beverages.  Local.  Sustainable. Quality.  Friendly.  Walking distance from our Casitas Montoya, Patron I, Patron II, and Ortega.