Outside on a patio in the clean mountain air or behind old, thick adobe walls, dining out in Santa Fe is a true pleasure. Dress and ambiance are casual, comfortable and relaxed. The variety of cuisine in Santa Fe reflects the unique nature of the city and the discerning palate of its residents. In addition to the world-renowned New Mexican cuisine that has made Santa Fe famous, the city offers acclaimed steakhouses, barbecue joints and restaurants serving up African, French, Italian, Indian and Middle Eastern fare. Some of the world’s finest cuisine abounds.