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Back Road Pizza

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1807 2nd St, Suite 1, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3499
+1 505-955-9055
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 09:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Mon 11:30 - 09:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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80 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I had lunch here Saturday with a friend, and we had a really nice time. I had pizza and a salad. I love the crust on the pizza here. It's crunchy and thin and perfect. Despite that, I have ever to say my favorite thing on the menu is the fall salad with walnuts and craisins. I would definitely return.

2 Thank Vanessa G
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Friendly folks. Great atmosphere. Had the New Mexican pizza and it was incredible. The best crust I've had on any pizza...including pizza from New York, Boston, or Chicago. A little pricey but worth it.

3 Thank Sean W
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Went here after seeing it on DDD. Simple place with great tasting pizza. They serve gluten free pizza and offer beer. A whole upstairs and outside patio to keep you entertained. Definitely would go back!

2 Thank John S
Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I Love BackRoad Pizza, All locally sourced and handmade down to the ranch dressing. This is a must have for your Pizza Craving

3 Thank Melissa J
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

This place has repeatedly been voted best pizza in Santa Fe by the Santa Fe Reporter. I don't know whether that's true, as I haven't tried all the pizza places in Santa Fe, but it's our regular choice for take out. It's a thin crust–style pizza, with the usual assortment of topings, plus the ubiquitous New Mexico green chili. Qulaity... More 

3 Thank DBDoty
Denver, Colorado
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped late afternoon, after hearing about this place on Food network. Worth the stop, chewy thin crust for calzones and pizza. Cornmeal used for crisping bottom in oven. Fresh sauce, they make everything here! GO and ENJOY.

3 Thank Jan K
Boston, Massachusetts
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93 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

As a visitor to SF, this is my second visit. Great pizza (corn meal crust!) with super choice of toppings, flavors. Plus good beer. Service was friendly and helpful.

3 Thank James M
Rowlett, Texas
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44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Food Network star Guy Fieri T.V. show called "Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives led me to this place so I had to try it out. Had some great Green Chile and Chicken pizza, a slice of better than expected Cheese Pizza and one of their local Santa Fe Brewing Company beers. Was not disappointed in the least. I would HIGHLY recommend... More 

3 Thank fwcsportnut
United States
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Called ahead, 30 minutes later I walked away with a piece of pizza heaven. Got the 'norm' pizza. (black olive, mushroom, housemade sausage & pepperoni) Awesome. Thin crispy crust, perfect amount of toppings. Got the house salad, it was good, a little too much fluff (garbanzo beans?) for my taste. Salad dressing was great.

5 Thank JoJo-n-Harlen
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere pool tables upstairs patio to sit out and eat. Walk in and order then pick your table. Food and service was fantastic! Awesome ranch dressing ( although we had to pay for extra one) pizza crust is amazing! Just like NY! Garlic bread cheese bites incredible ( if you LOVE garlic!) Stella cider on tap!

2 Thank Dawn F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 09:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1807 2nd St, Suite 1, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3499
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 505-955-9055
We make a thin crust pizza with a Santa Fe twist : a perfect flour crust rolled in cornmeal for a unique flavor and texture , topped with high quality delicious ingredients. All of our food is handcrafted on site, from our signature pizza dough to our roasted meats to our sub-breads to our sauces and dressings. We also offer a delicious gluten-free pizza crust made from scratch (we are NOT a certified gluten free facility). We showcase 10 local and national beers on tap-including a rotating selection of Santa Fe Brewing Company beers-as well as an outstanding selection of wine by the glass. Our in- shop Grab & Go case is stocked daily with all housemade items including our savory salad dressings, pickles, soups, desserts & our signature pizza dough & sauce for home pizza making adventures! BRP FB Logo BWe are committed to partnering with local farms and producers when possible & are super proud to be purchasing all of our beef & pork for our housemade meatballs & sausage from Talus Wind Ranch who raise Heritage Beef Cows humanely with the utmost respect for quality and preservation. We also partner with Camino de Paz School & Farm for delicious goat cheeses and fresh vegetables that we use on salads, pizzas & in our tasty soups. Backroad Pizza Equipped with pool tables, an old school table top Galaga/Miss PacMan, a 2nd story balcony and a gorgeous outdoor seating courtyard, we are one of Santa Fe's local favorites. We are your off-the-beaten path, around-the-corner local neighborhood pizza shop that's casual, fun, friendly & affordable. We have a rad crew of folks whom you will get to know and love. Back Road Pizza is always available as a community space and is committed to extending our generosity beyond the walls of our shops into the greater Santa Fe community. Back Road Pizza was voted #1 Best Pizza in 2012 & 2013 & has been voted one of the city's best restaurants for nine years running in The Santa Fe Reporter. We have received nods from both local and national sources including a flattering recent review in the Pasa Tiempo & USA Today Top 10 Best Santa Fe Restaurants. You may have also caught us on the Food Network's show Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives hosted by Guy Fieri.

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