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) #72 of 410 Restaurants in Santa Fe €€€€ , American, International
211 Old Santa Fe Trl, Inn and Spa at Loretto, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2106
+1 505-988-5531
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tortilla soup” (72 reviews)
“biscotti” (10 reviews)
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Southwestern, American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
211 Old Santa Fe Trl, Inn and Spa at Loretto, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2106
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Reviewed 15 January 2015

The pork grilled cheese sandwich with green chilies will change your life. Went for lunch, very pretty outdoor seating!More

6  Thank Katieotterman
Matthias L, Director of Food & Beverage at Luminaria, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2015

Dear Kattieotterman, Thank you so much for visiting Luminaria for lunch on your recent visit to Santa Fe. We're so pleased to hear that you found the Pulled Pork Green Chile Grilled Cheese Sandwich to be a life changing lunch option. I can't think of...More

Reviewed 15 January 2015

We were staying at the hotel (Inn and Spa at Loretto) and wandered into Luminaria, its restaurant, for an early dinner. The staff was friendly and helpful. As other reviewers have written, the menu is limited, but I see that as a good thing. A...More

4  Thank singer1962
Matthias L, Director of Food & Beverage at Luminaria, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2015

Dear singer1962, Thank you for your wonderful feedback on your recent visit to Luminaria. We certainly appreciate your comments regarding the ambiance as we sincerely understand how important that is to the dining experience and our staff also is pleased to see that you found...More

Reviewed 6 January 2015

This meal was the highpoint of our recent trip to Santa Fe. All entries were exceptional. My husband and friend split the tomahawk rib eye steak - 32 ounces. It was some of the best steak they've ever had. I have the 36 hour buffalo...More

6  Thank BarbaraP101
Reviewed 5 January 2015

Just beautiful as luminaries dot the street. Friendly, festive crowds walk the decorated street. Would have been made more special if Carolers chimed in.

5  Thank Kris G
Reviewed 2 January 2015

The restaurant is lovely and the food is good but it is pricey and a little pretentious. I did not like having a tiny table that was a foot away from another couple's tiny table. When my husband asked if the fixed price menu was...More

Thank N2Books
Reviewed 31 December 2014

If you are OK paying 3 digit bill you might enjoy this place. We like food. Buffalo ribs were the best.

2  Thank Mariusz J
Reviewed 29 December 2014

If overpriced, the experience at Luminaria was completely positive. There is something about $10 ea. for 3 scallops that's harder to swallow than the seafood itself, but the presentation, perfectly cooked brussel-sprouts accompaniment and well-timed service made things better. For an important occasion, this would...More

4  Thank Bob K
Reviewed 29 December 2014

We struggled with where to eat after having had an extraordinary dinner at Coyote Café followed by two nights of expensive mistakes. So our last night in town we actually cancelled reservations at a premier spot, afraid that we would be disappointed again. Although a...More

4  Thank TarteTatin22g
Reviewed 27 December 2014

Great menus. Casual dinning and reasonable prices. Easy parking. A regular. There is nothing to dislike about this place.

3  Thank Dudley H
Reviewed 9 December 2014

I had lunch at Luminaria a few weeks ago and was very disappointed. I ordered the Tortilla soup which was very good and then the Reuben Sandwich. The meat lllooked like days old leftover and had been refry and was very very greasy. The bread...More

Thank Parcells
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Response from travelingrudy | Reviewed this property |
Contact Luminaria They probably have early dinner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 09:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 Old Santa Fe Trl, Inn and Spa at Loretto, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2106
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 505-988-5531
  • This restaurant is at Inn and Spa at Loretto
At the crossroads of modern sophistication and rustic Southwestern charm stands Luminaria Restaurant and Patio. A modern Santa Fe restaurant influenced by the past, Luminaria is a microcosm of Santa Fe itself, always managing to impart casual sophistication and simple elegance. Timeless authenticity and robust flavors round out the palate of this truly unique Santa Fe dining experience. Luminaria highlights the flavors of New Mexico with a global flare, sourcing from the freshest local and regional ingredients. Dine under the stars on the secluded patio during warm months or indoors next to a cozy fire in winter.
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