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Romantic restaurants in Santa Fe

Santa Fe is a magical town with so many romantic destinations, it’s hard to pick just a few. Santa Fe has some of the most amazing resorts and restaurants in the country, not to mention our year-round beautiful weather and the amazing Santa Fe atmosphere. Pair that with the right restaurant, and you are in for a truly magical evening. Here are our bets for the top three most romantic restaurants in Santa Fe.

Geronimo (Canyon Rd)

This romantic and upscale restaurant is situated inside a 100 year-old mansion, the Borrego House, Geronimo was voted one of the Top 100 Opentable restaurants two years in a row. Don’t miss their unique signature dish, elk tenderloin.

The Compound (Canyon Rd)

Widely considered Santa Fe’s classiest restaurant, The Compound features top-notch food, service, and atmosphere. From the contemporary American cuisine to the rich history as a getaway for America’s rich and famous in the early 20th century, The Compound is a sure-fire hit.

Restaurant Martin (Galisteo St)

This is a great restaurant for foodies, and those who appreciate unique, cutting edge takes on modern dishes. If the weather cooperates, ask to be seated on their beautiful outdoor patio. On a gorgeous summer night, it’s the perfect place for a romantic dinner for two.

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