Contemporary Global Cuisine Old House Restaurant

Dining & Nightlife the Way You Want It

Indulge -- from a Zagat designation as New Mexico's best Santa Fe restaurant to the Wine Spectator's 2014 Award of Excellence, Old House Restaurant is the Santa Fe restaurant to beat. Coupled with Agave Lounge's allure and sophistication, Eldorado Hotel brings you authentic food and dining - the best restaurant and lounge on the Santa Fe Plaza.

Old House Restaurant -- One Of The Best Santa Fe Restaurants Year In And Year Out

When you dine at the Old House, the Santa Fe Plaza restaurant honored by Zagat as New Mexico's best, you know it's going to be a special experience. Enjoy contemporary global cuisine featuring dry-aged rib eye steaks, and the freshest seasonal and regional ingredients from nearby artisan farms.
Executive Chef Anthony Smith

About the Old House Restaurant Executive Chef Anthony Smith

Anthony Smith, a London-born, soccer-loving chef is in command of the kitchens at Eldorado Hotel & Spa in Santa Fe. As Executive Chef, Smith oversees the kitchen of the award-winning Old House restaurant, and all food and beverage operations for 20,000-square-feet of meetings and function space. This includes Santa Fe's largest ballroom as well as room service for the 219-room hotel. Melding the freshest seasonal and regional ingredients, Chef Smith expertly creates dishes that please and satisfy the palate.
A Dining Experience Not To Be Missed

Old House Restaurant Menus

Cuisine at the Old House Restaurant features our famous dry-aged rib eye steaks and contemporary global cuisine, featuring the freshest seasonal and regional ingredients from nearby artisan farms. With its outstanding menu and an impeccable wine list, discover why our restaurant makes each meal an occassion to remember.

For more information or to make reservation at this award-winning Santa Fe Restaurant, call us at 505-995-4530 or click here.
Celebrate Christmas and the New Year with our traditional feasts at Old House restaurant.

After a downtown farolito walk on Christmas Eve, warm up and wind down with a delicious dinner. December 24, from 4:00pm-9:00pm. Reservations required: 505-995-4530. See our Christmas Eve Menu.

Enjoy precious time with family and friends on Christmas Day while feasting on holiday favorites liek Tenderloin of Beef, Seared Duck Breast or Pan Roasted Scallops. December 25, from 1:00pm-8:00pm. Reservations required: 505-995-4530. See our Christmas Day Menu.

Ring in 2015 with our Traditional Lobster Bisque and Beef Wellington, Crisp Duck Breast or Pan Roasted Chilean Sea Bass. December 31. Reservations required: 505-995-4530. See our full New Year's Eve Dinner Menu.

See more about our holiday specials.
AGAVE Lounge Sophisticated Santa Fe Nightlife

AGAVE Lounge: A Hip, Sophisticated Santa Fe Lounge

Enter a world of celebrated culinary delight and libations at Eldorado Hotel & Spa at the AGAVE Lounge. Building upon the award-winning dining foundations of The Old House, this Santa Fe lounge and bar features a menu of shared plates, specialty cocktails and an extensive wine-by-the-glass program. Enjoy appetizers, signature martinis, premium cocktails and more while you relax in a casual, hip setting, surrounded by the vibrant activity of downtown Santa Fe.
  • Extensive wine-by-the-glass program
  • Signature martinis and premium cocktails
  • Delicious, enticing menu of shared plates
  • Sushi and Raw Bar, Assorted Sake
  • Perfect for small groups or intimate light dining
  • Flat screen HDTVs and contemporary seating
Enjoy Savory Beef Sliders at AGAVE Lounge

AGAVE Lounge hours and prices

AGAVE Lounge is open daily from 11:00 am until close.

Daily Happy Hour • 4-7pm
  • $3 and $4 Drafts
  • $5 House Well Drinks
  • $5 House Wine
  • $5 House Margarita

$4 Food Specials • Mon-Thur • 4-7 pm
  • 2 Green Chile Kobe Sliders
  • Mesquite Grilled Chicken & Cheese Quesadilla, guacamole, pico de gallo & sour cream
  • Chipotle Maple Wings, buttermilk ranch
  • Spinach Feta & Artichoke Dip, tortilla chips

Sushi & Raw Bar • Tues-Sat • 4-6:30 pm
  • $1.50 Oysters on the 1/2 Shell
  • $5 Spicy Tuna Roll, 6 piece