Private Parties & Banquets

Rio Chama is the ideal location for weddings, rehearsal dinners, birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, holiday parties, reunions, meetings and any special occasion.

You may host breakfasts, luncheons, dinners, receptions, fundraisers, ceremonies, presentations and more.

Located next to the State Capitol and a five minute walk from the plaza, Rio Chama offers convenient and free parking behind the restaurant and across the street.

Rio Chama will cater to your occasion, providing assistance with menus, audio and visual arrangements, flowers, entertainment, cakes and connecting you with other trustworthy local vendors.

Choose from five private dining areas, seating six to over one hundred guests.

The Presidents Room & Patio

The Abiquiu Room

The Baca House & Courtyard

The Governors Room

Near our main bar, the Governor's Room is our smallest private room.

A handsome, round, wooden dining table seats six to ten guests with nine Edward Borein drawings surrounding. Perfect for an intimate anniversary dinner.

The Capitol Room

Named for our legislative community, the Capitol Room has its own kiva fireplace and can seat eight to twelve guests. Edward Borein drawings also decorate this room. Best for a business luncheon or dinner.

The Humidor

Santa Fe’s only public smoking lounge, with comfortably furnished rooms, flat screen TVs and a varied selection of premium cigars and a select list of fine spirits. Perfect for a Bachelor party of ten to twenty guests.


You may contact the restaurant for more information and bookings.

Events Manager: Juli King



Please contact us for sample menus.

We strive to meet your special requests and

create and customize a unique menu to suit your special occasion.

We can also help pair each course with selections from our

award winning wine list.