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Things to do in Arroyo Seco

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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“Refined global fare & grill meats amid cozy hacienda ambiance, plus a bar/lounge with its own menu.”
  • 32 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“I love Aceq! They have a really creative menu, locally sourced and delicious. ”
  • 34 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. ”
  • 38 locals recommend
Gourmet Shop
“Cute gathering place that offers fresh baked goods, sandwiches, salads and grocery items. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Bar on one side, small grocery & kitchen on the other 'Home-made' Tamales, Tacos, Burgers, Desserts”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bar
“Best Breakfast Burritos - our favorite is bacon with chopped green chili - Delicious vegan green chili stew Kitchen hours are limited to Breakfast and Lunch - ”
  • 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
Restaurant
“Really tasty vegan fair. Highly recommend even if you're not a vegan or vegetarian.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Refined global fare & grill meats amid cozy hacienda ambiance, plus a bar/lounge with its own menu.”
  • 32 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“I love Aceq! They have a really creative menu, locally sourced and delicious. ”
  • 34 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
Restaurant
“Sol Food Café is the only completely organic espresso bar and fresh vegetable/fruit juice bar in Taos County. Sol Food Cafe offers a variety of healthy options on their menu including breakfast . All of the organic coffee drinks are made with organic milks and alternatively dairy free milks. Their pastries are some of the best in town. Our favorites are the frozen fruit smoothies, panini sandwiches their amazing organic salads and wraps. Daily sandwich and soup specials are also a common find. ”
  • 1 local recommends

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