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Tune Up Cafe

$$ - $$$Mexican, American,
1115 Hickox St, Santa Fe, NM 87505-1087
+1 505-983-7060
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (30 reviews)
“pupusas” (52 reviews)
“chile relleno” (49 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1115 Hickox St, Santa Fe, NM 87505-1087
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The night we ate hear it was spitting snow and freezing. This place was packed and tiny. Every time someone came in the freezing cold came in too. We squeezed into a tiny table in the corner. I was a lil frustrated bc the people...More

2  Thank J H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Their Pupusas, bean burger, fries, desserts are delicious. Fun small place with patio - close seating but friendly folks.

1  Thank gurufateh k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place as quite busy when we arrived shortly before noon but we grabbed a table. Pick up a menu on your way in the door the order at the counter. My husband had the shrimp tacos (a special) and he pronounced them “okay.” I...More

3  Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in for breakfast. Heard about the place being a nice stop for breakfast. We enjoyed it being a locals place. Food was good. Husband had the burrito and I had the simple breakfast. It was ok not wow. But it's breakfast. Service was...More

Thank LenaT1055
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place was jumping. Great parking for Santa Fe. Lots of options for gf and veg. A few minor mistakes coming out of the kitchen things not as ordered.

3  Thank Robin H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You have to find your way to this little spot for breakfast. When we bust, this is our breakfast spot. It’s a tight fit and a great place to mingle with the local folk. The Tune Up Omelette with red sauce is the go to...More

4  Thank Bryan F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went because all reviews said they had the best chili rellenos in Santa Fe. I don’t know if that’s true but they were DELICIOUS! It came with eggs al gusto and beans. Guess why I was disappointed? Because it was only one chili, haha....More

2  Thank Katherine_All_Byz
Reviewed 12 March 2018

At the request of my wife who had been to Santa Fe several times we tried Tune Up for breakfast. I had the Huevos Rancheros on the first morning and the Papusa the next. I must say they were both extremely tasty. I would recommend...More

4  Thank JamestownRGW
Reviewed 7 March 2018

After arriving in Santa Fe I wanted Huevos Rancheros and read that Tune Up specialized in the dish. I wasn’t disappointed and totally enjoyed the red and green chile sauces. That’s all I ordered! So give Tune Up a shot! It wasn’t busy when I...More

3  Thank GeoLorenzo
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We hadn't been to Tune UP Cafe in over a year and never for dinner. Four of us showed up and were seated in the "new" area. Service was great, food was delicious and the atmosphere was very comfortable. Everyone had something very different: a...More

3  Thank SFGardener87505
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4 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Mercedes6623 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we did see several people, seated on the patio tables outside, who brought their dogs.
17 June 2015|
Response from SmithFamily09 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1115 Hickox St, Santa Fe, NM 87505-1087
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 505-983-7060
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