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The Plaza, Santa Fe

(4.3/5 based on 1,700+ reviews on the web)
One of the oldest gathering places in the United States and the city's cultural epicenter, The Plaza dates back to the first decade of the 17th century. Originally constructed by Spanish colonial authorities, the square is now on the National Register of Historic Places and remains one of the city's most popular areas. Wander the tree-lined walkways, or explore the many restaurants, shops, galleries, and historical buildings surrounding the square. Take note of the nearby basilica, which is a shining example of the adobe architectural style. Check local listings for information on events, such as the concerts and markets frequently hosted at the site. Put The Plaza on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Santa Fe tour planner.
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  • The Plaza of Santa Fe is its heart and soul for 400+ years. The central city was classicaly laid out by the Spanish explorers and settlers. You will find this design in every Spanish village, town and...  more »
  • Wander around eating, drinking and shopping, as there is a lot to do and take in. Our favorites are turquoise shopping with the plaza vendors and all of the dining that Santa Fe has to offer. 
  • The Plaza is the heart of commercial , social and watch people area of Santa Fe. It even has a stone dedicated to the Oregon Trail in the Plaza. Shops,restaurants, Native American selling original mad...  more »
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  • I'm a fan of this place!! We had the best hummus plate I have ever had.. no really, we did.. I had the Indian taco... MM..MM I highly recommend it!! Wife had the grilled fish tacos, she said they were wonderful!
  • Stop here for the breakfast! Excellent atmosphere, service is great and people friendly. Highly recommended! Oh, and the location is the best, right on the plaza.
  • My first visit to Plaza Cafe. I came here based on reviews. I am happy I came in. Very delicious food. 😋
  • Excellent place to have a good meal and excellent service, loved the food so delicious and tasty. Recommend to every one. Pls come here you won't regretted
  • So much was so good. The nachos (we added shredded chicken) and frito pie were just the right amount of spicy and not burn your face off spicy. Hummus plate was excellent. The turkey burger was just meh, but they are usually hard to get just right at most places anyway. Glad we chose this place out of all the great options.