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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Restaurant
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“Quality bar with Large fireplace, high quality food and entertainment. A classic spot. Expensive.”
  • 31 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“It's tucked into a corner just off the road in Arroyo Seco. Definitely worth looking for.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
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“Fun place to grab a cup of coffee, tea or evenIce Cream. They also have sandwiches. ”
  • 41 locals recommend
Gourmet Shop
“We strive to use all natural, organic, and local ingredients wherever we can. We hope to leave the smallest ecological footprint possible.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Bar on one side, small grocery & kitchen on the other 'Home-made' Tamales, Tacos, Burgers, Desserts”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bar
“It is a local spot for a drink but we love their excellent breakfast burritos! We like to call ahead and have ready to pick up as we are leaving the ski valley.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Store
“Center of our 200 year old village, this original adobe structure was built in 1895 as General Store. Today, you'll find rare treasures, local crafted jewelry, gifts, books, kitchenware. New Mexican ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“One of the best pottery shops in the village! Cool gifts, big and small, something for everybody here. Locally owned. Support Arroyo Seco New Mexico Artists! ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Gift Shop
“EXCELLENT Curiosity Treasure Shop! You'll find them in the village w/ the HUGE FLYING PIG on their roof! Best prices on local art, Saints, Spiritual decor, hand-crafts & vintage furniture in the state”
  • 2 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“This is also the location of Fine Arts New Mexico. Jack Leustig's business has a wonderful collection of prints, greeting cards, and fine art from numerous local artists, including the amazing Ken Price. Some surprisingly affordable art (and some not so affordable.)”
  • 3 locals recommend
Store
“Stay warm with some of the finest local sheep wools around. 4th generation New Mexico weaving family, be sure to sign up for a class here during your stay in beautiful Arroyo Seco.”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“One of the best photographers in New Mexico. A must see shop in Arroyo Seco, New Mexico! One of our favorites.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Locality
“Arroyo Seco has been coined the Jewel of Taos County. Small boutique shops create an interesting and unique shopping experience.”
  • 12 locals recommend
School
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Gym
“We have classes for every level of student, starting with beginners to advanced practitioners”
  • 2 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Quality bar with Large fireplace, high quality food and entertainment. A classic spot. Expensive.”
  • 31 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“It's tucked into a corner just off the road in Arroyo Seco. Definitely worth looking for.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Bar on one side, small grocery & kitchen on the other 'Home-made' Tamales, Tacos, Burgers, Desserts”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Really tasty vegan fair. Highly recommend even if you're not a vegan or vegetarian.”
  • 2 locals recommend

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