CiCi's Bean & Espresso Bar
Using the highest quality fairtrade, organic ingredients in our extensive menu of espresso and chai drinks. We have all fruit smoothies, frappes, fresh baked goodies too. Free Wifi. Located in the heart of the John Dunn Shops.
The Coffee Spot
A broad selection of coffee drinks, specialty teas, and smoothies, this well-reviewed shop on the north side also features pastries, soups, burritos, gluten-free options, and free Wi-Fi along with open-mic and live music events.
Making all natural, rBGH free, super premium ice cream for 20 years. Try a traditional flavor or something uniquely Southwestern. The Arroyo Seco Cafe offers fresh baked goods, breakfast, coffee and espresso, sandwiches and ice cream.
Located just around the corner from the Harwood Museum of Art, Byzantium offers an intimate dining experience without being either intimidating or precious. This restaurant is all about good food. Reservations recommended.
This family-owned, farm-to-table restaurant utilizes the best in local, wild, and farm-fresh ingredients. Contemporary takes on old classics, house-made specialties, and irresistible desserts that change with the season.
The Burger Stand at Taos Ale House
Microbrews from small handcrafted batches, tasty hot dogs, specialty fries, primo burgers and steaks – even vegetarian choices from The Burger Stand round out your experience. Occasional entertainment.
Vegetarians, rejoice! Middle Eastern vegetarian cuisine specialty items are made from scratch daily with the freshest ingredients locally available.
Bent Street Cafe & Deli
Serving Taos for 23 years. Gourmet French toast, omelets, creative sandwiches, fresh salads, house-made soups and desserts, burrito and tamale plates, vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options. Beer & wine.
Taos Chicharron Burritos
With a simple menu of Mexican and American fast food favorites such as burritos, hot dogs and hamburgers for lunch and breakfast burritos or huevos rancheros to start your day.
Lambert's of Taos
Contemporary American cuisine: delicious food, wine and hand crafted cocktails in a relaxed yet refined atmosphere. The cuisine is distinct, fresh and local whenever possible and is made from scratch, from bread to sauces to desserts.
Raw to Go
This carryout restaurant (there are a few tables outside for eating) is a raw-food bar specializing in vegan food and juice creations. It operates on a cash-only basis.
We are a local marketplace with a display of goods created, written, imagined and produced in northern New Mexico. We specialize in local goods & local foods.
KOKO - COFFEE | DELI | CARRY-OUT
A different kind of deli with a fresh and tasty style! Think unique salads, soups, grab-and-go sandwiches or wraps, yummy muffins, and delectable desserts—all freshly prepared. Serving breakfast, lunch, and light dinner fare.
Ranchos Plaza Grill
Traditional New Mexican cuisine, featuring their famous sopapillas, served with the best red and green chile in town. The restaurant is popular, but the staff handles the crowds graciously and competently. Patio dining available.
Popular friendly casual inexpensive diner serving fresh New Mexican and standard American fare for 40 years. Yes, there still is a Michael. The huge menu covers breakfast lunch and dinner, but Mike’s is known for breakfast served all day.
Stella's Italian Restaurant
“It’s like Little Italy!” raves one reviewer. Affordable, tasty Italian dishes with attentiveness to your food sensitivities. Great for families.
Leonel's Fresh Tamales
Specializing in Mexican and New Mexican favorites like tamales and tortas. Try Nena’s Chicken, a signature dish. The kitchen is very accommodating and can modify dishes for vegans and gluten-free needs. Vegan green chile sauce is available!
Taos High Edu-Cafe
Operated and staffed by students of Taos High’s award-winning Culinary Arts Program, budding chefs plan and prepare a broad menu of imaginative fresh dishes each Thursday, serving breakfast and lunch. Located at Taos High School.
The Love Apple
We believe in working in conjunction with local growers and artisan producers to create menus which feature our regional bounty and exclusively highlight local food. We honor quality and the process of creating simple, delicious food.
Taos Pizza Outback
The Outback’s hand-rolled specialty pizzas and pizza by the slice, homemade soups, hefty calzones, assorted fresh salads, kid’s menu, and wine/beer make this a must-stop when in Taos. Take-out available.
Ricky’s Restaurant serves Southwestern-style diner food. The price, atmosphere, and service are that of most diners: affordable, simple, and friendly. All chiles are wheat-free and gluten-free.
A tiny spot for getting a great cup of espresso as you stroll the Plaza area. Many flavors not found elsewhere along with chai drinks and specialty teas. Sweet baked goods complement your drink. Pet-friendly.
Gorge Bar and Grill
A fresh and modern approach to casual dining with a dedication to New Mexican grown foods, plus a great selection of craft beers, world wine, and premium tequila. The restaurant’s second-story patio provides spectacular views of Taos Plaza.
This family owned and operated restaurant & lounge has been serving the community for thirty years. Serving both traditional American and New Mexican fare, El Taoseño has one of the largest menus in town.
Taos Mesa Brewing
Two locations | The Mother Ship located by the Gorge Bridge, Earthships and Free Hot Springs, offering nightly entertainment in one of the best venues in Taos. The Tap Room | Located in the Historic District, Brewery, Bar Food and Music.
La Chiripada Tasting Room
Owned and operated by the Johnson family, La Chiripada has been creating award-winning wines for over 30 years and is northern New Mexico’s oldest winery!
575 Sports & Co
Casual and family friendly, the menu offers up such items as chicken fried steak and red chili fries as well as a good burger and beer.
A staple among locals and tourists, Gutiz offers distinctive Latin-French cuisine at affordable prices.
The Lounge by Rolling Still Distillery
A boutique “tasting room” set in a renovated, historic building with a colorful past and exploding with charm, the atmosphere, and interior design make it fun to delight in the luxury of a carefully crafted cocktail.
Your new favorite spot to grab a burger or sample fresh New Mexican cuisine. Enjoy Rhoda’s carefully selected New Mexican food, wine list, local micro brews and craft cocktails. Located slope-side in the resort center, easily accessible.
Taos Common Fire
"Locals-friendly, kids-friendly. Bring an appetite. Beautiful, wood-fired clay oven pumps out flatbreads and braises in a world of styles made with New Mexico’s best meats, grains, vegetables and fruit. Fresh, local, organic, delicious".
Cooking Studio Taos
In addition to offering cooking classes, Cooking Studio Taos hosts a Secret Supper club once a month. Join us for a five course meal, prepared by Chef Chris Maher, at a secret location in the Taos area that changes every month.
Aureate Plum is an exquisite tea house and gallery space born of history & curiosity, magic & nature. A handcrafted cornucopia to nourish and adorn. Open daily from 7am through 2pm for Breakfast and Brunch.
Bella's Mexican Grill
Voted #1 on Trip Advisor! Housed in the historic and lovingly restored Santistevan Hacienda, serves healthy, delicious, and imaginatively prepared Mexican and New Mexican dishes.
La Cocina de Taos
Northern New Mexico food is our specialty. Try our homemade tamales or famous chile rellenos prepared using in-house roasted Hatch green chiles.
Artesian Restaurant at Ojo Caliente
The Artesian Restaurant provides a casual dining experience and charming atmosphere. Our chefs blend local flavors with global cuisine to create a delightful menu that ranges from Southwestern favorites to a variety of international fare.
Try our famous specialty pizzas or customize your pie exactly how you want it. Call and place your order now!
Song's Asian Restaurant
Fine Oriental cuisine, specializing in Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and Thai. Open daily.
KTAO Solar Bar
The place to meet friends for happy hour, enjoy live music acts, dig into authentic tacos, and bring out-of-town guests. An unparalleled bar experience, framed by two operating radio stations, and a rolling backyard lawn with views.
Tenderfoot Katie's Fresh Market
Located in the resort center at the base of Lift #1, the Tenderfoot Katie marketplace offers affordable grab and go breakfasts and lunches as well as an abundance of unique made to order options.
Enjoy excellent espresso and coffee, a selection of 75 + teas. gelato, pastries, sandwiches, burritos and WI-FI in a relaxed, upscale environment.
Starbuck’s coffee, blended juices, Italian sodas, iced drinks, pastries, biscotti, bagels, and coffee cakes. Conveniently located on Taos Plaza.
5 Star Burgers
We are committed to serving the very best ground beef possible. We don’t hide behind toppings to make great burgers. We start with fresh beef, ground daily, no hormones or antibiotics, from Creekstone Farms.
Two guys from Utica, New York putting a Taos twist on pizza! Delicious appetizers, hot and cold sandwiches, fresh salads, New York-style pizza, savory pastas, kids menu, tasty treats, beer & wine and spectacular patio views.
The Bavarian Restaurant
You’ll find Bavarian hospitality at its warmest in our acclaimed restaurant, where a wait staff clad in lederhosen and dirndls dispenses German specialties in an ambience of pure Gemütlichkeit at the base of Taos Ski Valley.
Black Diamond Espresso
Black Diamond Espresso is your place in Taos Ski Valley to enjoy exceptional espresso, coffee and mochas. We are the hot chocolate experts offering a fiesta of choices including dark, white and Mexican.
Cafe La Cueva
Fresh homemade Mexican and New Mexican cuisine from the Zarazusa family’s extensive recipe collection. Nothing is frozen; everything is fresh and cooked to order. Dairy-free and gluten-free food offerings are extensive.
Adobe Bar at the Taos Inn
Referred to as the "Living Room of Taos" the Adobe Bar provides nightly entertainment with no cover charge and the best margaritas in town. The bar is open 7 days a week from 11AM to 10PM.
Voted best Mexican food in Taos County since 2005, Orlando’s has everything you could want: tacos, burritos, enchiladas, rellenos, and more. A family-run business, the recipes have been passed down from Grandma.
Named the top ice cream and frozen dessert franchise in the United States by Entrepreneur magazine’s 35th annual Franchise 500® ranking, Baskin-Robbins is the world’s largest chain of ice cream specialty shops.
Sushi a la Hattori
This Japanese/Asian food is truly authentic, with the fish flown in fresh from Japan. The décor of the restaurant is simple; the view of the mountains spectacular.
Taos Mesa Brewing at Taos Ski Valley
Along with six taps we feature at the Taos Ski Valley Taproom you’ll find our partnership beer, the Kachina Peak Pale Ale. This beer is brewed for those who crave adventure and prefer to live life elevated.
Abe’s Cantina y Cocina, located in Arroyo Seco, is a local favorite on the road to Taos Ski Valley. Serving the Great Breakfast Burrito for over 30 years, pick one up for only $5.00! Also try the world’s greatest deep fried chicken taco.
Marshall's Great Noodles
A small noodle cart in the John Dunn Shops. Most of the menu is vegan, and meat is available as an addition, as is organic tofu. Serves a variety of noodles, soups, dumplings, and sauces, and features local and organic produce.
Oh My Garden Cafe
Serving organic and fair trade espresso and coffee drinks, housemade baked goods, housemade quiche of the day, grilled sandwiches, local organic salads, enchiladas, soups/stews and more.
Old Martina's Hall
Come experience a unique casual fine dining atmosphere set in the beautiful architecture of this historic Ranchos De Taos landmark. Our fare is a marriage of refined European simplicity with traditional New Mexican dishes.
Midtown Market and Lounge
The Midtown Market and Lounge is your one-stop shop for supplies, nightlife and local events. Locally-owned convenience market and lounge.
We strive to give the best dining experience in a setting that makes people feel at home. Our menus are inspired by all American cuisines as well as favorites from abroad, and influenced by our New Mexico and New England roots.
Extensive menu including American, Latin, and Mexican style creations, steak, chicken, and vegetarian. Specializing in succulent and fresh Mexican dishes. Two locations. Takeout available.
Drinks hot, iced, or blended. Assortment of fresh pastries, sweet breads, burritos-on-the-go, bagels, and more. Free wireless Internet. Great atmosphere. Featuring Ohori’s Coffee. We also have a drive-through.
A La Cart
Reasonably priced world street food with fresh local ingredients. Patio Seating/Drive Through.
Bumps Market and Burrito Bar
Located in the resort center Bumps Market stocks grocery items, beer, wine, liquor and tobacco products. Burrito Bar – made to order burritos for breakfast and lunch and several other to-go selections.
Cid's Food Market
Delicious soup and salad bar includes a variety of eat-in or grab and go options. Enjoy muffins, scones, cookies (gluten free options), sushi, sandwiches, homemade tamales, breakfast burritos, rotisserie chicken, bbq ribs, and more.
Hotel St. Bernard Restaurant
Dining at the Hotel St. Bernard is unforgettable. The Rathskeller Bar is a local favorite and open to all. In addition to one of the finest wine cellars in the Southwest, our guests also enjoy a full bar.
Eclectic Asian offerings including fresh sushi. Take-out available.
Stray Dog Cantina
Serving delicious Northern New Mexican food in the Taos Ski Valley for 25 years. We are especially famous for our 100% flame roasted red and green chile. The Margaritas are legendary as well, made with fresh lime juice and agave tequila.
Sol Food and Cafe
Enjoy organic juices and smoothies, delicious vegetarian salads, or gluten-free sandwiches and wraps made from the freshest ingredients, you can’t go wrong at Sol Food. Dine in their café or have your favorites wrapped to go.
The Whistlestop Cafe
Whistlestop Café is an elusive quick stop located mid-mountain on Whitefeather, near chair lift 2 and chair lift 6. The perfect place for families to grab a bite and a drink before heading back onto the slopes.
Fresh New Mexican food and espresso bar. Made to order and happy to accommodate food sensitivities. Fresh produce from their own garden, local grass-fed meats. Best New Mexican around and worth the drive down. 25 minutes south of Taos.
Red Diamond Restaurant
Located on the historic Taos Pueblo inside the Taos Mountain Casino (nonsmoking)
Blonde Bear Tavern & Cafe Naranja
Offering refined European alpine cuisine with a devotion to seasonality and local ingredients. Our staff embodies northern New Mexico’s warm hospitality: expert service with a casual approach.
Hondo Restaurant at the Snakedance
Historic Hondo Restaurant is a cozy atmosphere for family and friends to enjoy a meal together. We offer an affordable après -ski menu and an exciting lighter fare dinner menu accompanied by our hand-picked wine list.
Molly's Crepe Escape
Stop in for a fast, casual, and healthy crepe menu or scrumptious artisan chocolates and gourmet coffee. Molly and her crepe crew have been serving fresh, made-to-order, savory and sweet crepes in the Taos Ski Valley since 2008.
Doc Martins at the Taos Inn
Inside a registered historic landmark, Doc Martin’s serves award winning, regional New American fare using locally grown chile and spices. Winner of the Wine Spectator’s prestigious “Best Of” Award of Excellence for twenty-five years.
cheese + charcuterie + small bites + boutique wines + craft beer + retail wine + specialty food shop Full retail bottle shop + wine bar on the Taos Plaza located underneath The Gorge Bar and Grill
Located in the heart of downtown Taos, just two blocks from Taos Plaza, Martyr's Steakhouse occupies a beautifully renovated adobe home and courtyard, filled with warmth, gracious hospitality, and unparalleled service.
De la Tierra at El Monte Sagrado
If it's an award-winning meal you crave, visit De La Tierra at El Monte Sagrado. Expect a taste of the local, seasonal flavors that make the region unique, offered alongside stunning global selections. Try dining al fresco in The Gardens.
The Phoenix Grill
Enjoy New Mexico’s highest elevation BBQ at the heart of the mountain at the base of chair lift 4. Our Pit Master uses a signature slow smoking technique to offer succulent smoked ribs, brisket, chicken and pulled pork.
Mante's Chow Cart
A local hot spot for breakfast burritos, Susie’s, C.C Burgers, and of course, the famous Trujillo. A family owned business since 1973 when Mante opened the first Chow Cart out of an old bread truck.
Terrace at Taos Country Club
While the fresh salads, sandwiches and burgers are always a good choice, Sunday brunch (reservations strongly recommended) features salmon benedicts, seafood enchiladas, and much more. Outstanding views of the course and Taos Mountain.
Fine American and global cuisine, a fully-stocked bar and wine cellar, with live music and a value-priced menu in the piano bar. The bar is often referred as "Seco's living room". The bar features a daily happy hour from four until six with
Bearclaw Bakery & Cafe
Handcrafted baked goods and quality food in a relaxed environment; patio seating available. Serving breakfast, brunch and lunch.
If you're looking for the best Italian restaurant or pizza in Taos – look no further once you have found Mondo Italiano.
192 at The Blake
This is your space to connect while savoring shareable dishes and inspired wines. This inviting dining room radiates international flare—rustic European alpine architecture folded into colorful New Mexican design.
Sagebrush Grill & Cantina
Sagebrush offers a relaxed dining experience and charming Southwest style. Executive Chef Timothy Wooldridge infuses regional flavors by partnering with New Mexico farmers and purveyors to craft a menu of locally-inspired favorites.
Hunan Chinese Restaurant
Classic Chinese offerings at reasonable prices. Eat in or take-out.
A cozy little shack located in the base area of Taos Ski Valley. Serving up fresh hand tossed pizza, pasta and southern style BBQ. We offer beer & wine. Dine-in, carry-out or we deliver,
Farm House Cafe
Based on the idea of community, with wholesome food as its foundation, the Café offers farm-to-table ingredients, incorporating offerings from its own garden and others in the area. Food sensitivities of all types can be accommodated.
Located on the Plaza in what is probably the oldest building in Taos, the Alley has a rich history dating back over 400 years. Live music, menu featuring bar food favorites, games, and a lively locals and visitors scene.
Sugar Nymphs Bistro
It’s hard to pin Sugar Nymphs down to any one style. Home cooking from around the world might be close. The menu changes constantly with fresh produce and meats, most locally grown. In-house baked goods including GF desserts.
Trading Post Cafe
Amidst vigas, wrought iron furniture, and local art, you can watch chefs prepare flavorful dishes from the open-air kitchen. Three dining rooms, outdoor patio. Italian favorites, American classics, and daily specials. Wi-Fi available.
Casa de Valdez
A favorite among Taoseños for authentic Northern New Mexican cuisine, char-grilled steaks and hickory pit smoked BBQ! Enjoy delicious chile rellenos or stuffed sopapillas, blue corn enchiladas, fajitas, tamales, and more.
Where the locals eat. Everything is homemade and very fresh including local grass-fed beef and organic vegetables. Gluten-free available. New Mexican red and green chili. Beer/wine.
Mary Jane's Home Cooking
If you consider roadside stands to have the best food in town, then Mary Jane’s home-cooked specialties will be a hit with you. A great favorite of locals looking for a grab-and-go meal.