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El Chile Toreado

Mexican, , Latin
Cordova Road between St. Francis Drive and Cerrillos Road, Santa Fe, NM
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  • Excellent94%
  • Very good2%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“barbacoa” (6 reviews)
“tacos” (24 reviews)
“burrito” (19 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Fast food, Spanish
Cordova Road between St. Francis Drive and Cerrillos Road, Santa Fe, NM
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We do taco Tuesday at work, and have for years. Just went with my two adult kids on Friday, and as always, delicious and generous portions with tons of toppings and sides. Baja Tacos USED to have customers getting their toppings, but now they are...More

6  Thank Marygfullerton
Reviewed 30 December 2017

The trip to the El Chile Toreado taco stand was one of my favorite meals in Santa Fe. $8 for 4 delicious tacos and the flavors are spot on. Grab a bottle of water and eat on the trunk of your car on the way...More

10  Thank DZS86
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Great food ,fast ,cheap, best barbacoa burrito I ever had , I order 3 desebrada and 1 barbacoa delicious ☆☆☆☆☆

8  Thank Werner C
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We ate at the smaller stand at the Plaza, and it was fantastic! The owner/operator was very friendly and accommodating and his customer service showed in the quality of the food. A definite stop for a quick lunch bite while in the Plaza.

8  Thank parksvisitor
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We had the variety of tacos with the red and green sauce( Christmas sauce). Wow, the food was incredible. We came back a second time when we were leaving Santa Fe to grab a breakfast burrito. It was incredible. Just remember this is a food...More

11  Thank Billie S
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I'd heard fabled tales of the best non-homemade breakfast burrito in town. Winding through the endless construction and 8am traffic of Cerrillos Road and onto Cordova, I came upon a familiar white mini-trailer without the usual mass of parked cars around it. It smelled of...More

8  Thank SunriseAddicted
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

I searched trip advisor for a Mexican place close to I-25 and this gem came up. Very very good! I would come back in a heart beat! I will on the way back to Denver. Great people, great food!

8  Thank skideepsnow
Reviewed 11 February 2017

We were getting pretty hungry so the minute we entered Santa Fe NM. We headed to El Chile Toreado!! I can't even begin to express how good these tacos are! These are my favorite tacos I have ever had. We ordered Carnita's, Al Pastor, and...More

11  Thank WanderlustHrts
Reviewed 13 December 2016

I am obsessed with this unassuming taco stand on Cordova Rd. This is probably not much of a tourist spot since it is away from the plaza and there is no dining room, just take out, but it is well worth checking out. I love...More

7  Thank Rachel F
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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

If you aren't eating here while in Santa Fe you aren't eating. Fast friendly service at a good price.

6  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Fast food, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cordova Road between St. Francis Drive and Cerrillos Road, Santa Fe, NM
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
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