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The Plaza Cafe Downtown is Santa Fe’s oldest restaurant, serving delicious, globally-inspired breakfast, lunch and dinner in an old-school diner atmosphere. Our historic diner is conveniently located in downtown Santa Fe in the same location we started at in 1905. We proudly offer locals and visitors alike an authentic New Mexican dining experience.

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  • “Phenomenal! A must-stop every time I come home.”

  • “Perfect place. Great food, great atmosphere!”

  • “We have loved eating at the Plaza Cafe for over 30 years! The turkey burgers, salads and warm, wonderful staff keep us coming back for more.”


Customer Reviews

  • Tom O San Diego, California

    My wife and I finally returned to the Plaza Cafe on the Plaza for the first time since it has reopened from the fire that closed it over a year ago. We usually go here for breakfast but that doesn't mean you can't have lunch or dinner here as they ar...

  • CrankyOldGuy Arlington, Texas

    We prefer hole in the wall locally owned restaurants - which are hard to find in Santa Fe. We decided the plaza looked like it might serve well, even though right on the market square. We were quickly seated on a cool December afternoon. One of our p...

  • Rollie-65 Apple Valley, Minnesota

    We had started to eat at another restaurant but their prices had gone way up since our last visit so we decided to try the Plaza. What a pleasant surprise. Good food, especially the green chili and very good service. Great people watching with your v...

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About Us

The Plaza Cafe Downtown

Phone (505) 982-1664
Hours Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu: 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri, Sat, Sun: 7:00 am - 9:00 pm