Coming Soon to central Santa Fe

Become an Escondido Member

Members will receive priority reservations, pre-sale opportunities for events, member discounts, annual Escondido gifts, access to quarterly members-only events …and so much more!

Fernando Ruiz

Executive Chef
Chef Fernando Ruiz is a king of Southwestern and Mexican cuisine, holding the distinction of being a three-time Food Network Champion. Ruiz won Guy’s Grocery Games, Chopped and most recently, beat the nearly unstoppable Bobby Flay. Chef Ruiz brings decades of experience in the Santa Fe region to Escondido, his first signature restaurant, opening in 2023.

Catering

Escondido now offers full-service catering for entertainment events, weddings, private parties, fundraising events, and more. We’ll coordinate everything from the food & drinks to the entertainment.

Chef Ruiz

Chef Fernando Ruiz is a king of Southwestern and Mexican cuisine, holding the distinction of being a three-time Food Network Champion. Ruiz won Guy’s Grocery Games, Chopped and most recently, beat the nearly unstoppable Bobby Flay.

About Escondido

Escondido combines a fusion of items from the Coastal, Central, and Northern Mexico regions. World-class ceviches, agua chiles, crab cakes, and fish tacos are crafted from sushi-grade seafood, weaving in the flavors from the Pacific Coast.