We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Merimbula Plaza | Opposite Information Centre, Merimbula, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 6495 4073
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chimichanga” (10 reviews)
“tacos” (8 reviews)
“guacamole” (7 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Merimbula Plaza | Opposite Information Centre, Merimbula, New South Wales, Australia
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (210)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 210 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I've eaten here sometime ago and found the meals to be enjoyable , not sure if there has been a change in chef or management but last nights visit will be my last to Santa Fe Service was excellent , atmosphere busy and animated for...More

Thank Ted M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked for 26 people (including 9 children) and this did not phase them at all. The restaurant is upstairs and has three different sections including a balcony overlooking the oyster leases . Within 3/4 of an hour of being seated we had our food...More

Thank 542Jane_R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic restaurant for the whole family. Excellent kids menu and lovely staff who didn’t mind a bit of mess. delicious food and drinks. Highly recommend.

Thank Libby N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We celebrated our son's birthday at SantaFe and we had a fun night. The staff looked after us really well. When we mentioned at the end of the meal that it was our son's birthday they presented us with a slice of brownie/chocolate cake with...More

Thank Tana_0058
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow Mexican food i dont think so had the chimechanga with pulled pork no flavour and was served on a plastic plate no atmosphere virtually ate and left the drinks and the meal were way over priced on a postive service was ok. Lots of...More

Thank Lucinda F
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Came for lunch with the family whilst on holidays. We are Mexican lovers and love our chilli so had the chilli beef burrito and chicken quesedilla (with chilli). Both very bland. Chicken not seasoned at all. Kids meals a bit overpriced at $14 (for small...More

Thank emma w
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

I've worked in numerous Mexican restaurants over the years.... this is really good. High quality, fresh ingredients, great cocktails and the friendliest staff possible. Only disappointment is that the guacamole is cut with cream cheese and there's not enough of it served in a fajita...More

Thank Nix a
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

The food at the Santafe restaurant was really good. The service was excellent and the kids loved the selection of non Mexican food on the menu and the ice cream for dessert! The cocktails were yummy too!

Thank Meeegsx
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

This ‘Mexican’ restaurant sits in a nice location in the coastal town of Merimbula. If you are looking for Mexican food, however, you better stay away from this highly priced place that offers mediocre Mexican food. Portions are large but the taste of most dishes...More

Thank Heinz S
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

I went to this Mexican restaurant on a Monday night. The staff were efficient and so friendly. The food was fresh and really delicious as well as being very reasonably priced. Will definitely go again as we could not fault it.

Thank islandMargy1
Nearby HotelsSee all 15 hotels in Merimbula
Town Centre Motor Inn
33 reviews
.15 km away
South Seas Motel
81 reviews
.17 km away
Pelican Motor Inn
177 reviews
.25 km away
Summerhill Motor Inn
152 reviews
.29 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Waterfront Cafe
731 reviews
.04 km away
Ritzy Wine & Tapas Bar
247 reviews
.16 km away
Vicolo Merimbula
264 reviews
.17 km away
Merimbula Ice Creamery
96 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Merimbula Aquarium & Wharf
226 reviews
1.40 km away
Merimbula Visitor Information Centre
26 reviews
.45 km away
Ford Park Playground
16 reviews
.95 km away
Rotary Walk
5 reviews
1.24 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from SantaFe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Merimbula Plaza | Opposite Information Centre, Merimbula, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Merimbula
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6495 4073
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing