--2 Raelizing the Plaza Café Southside
       
Oct. 22, 2014

This Week's SFR Picks

Newsletters

Choose your newsletter(s):
* indicates required
September 23, 2014 by Joey Peters  
September 23, 2014 by Justin Horwath  
October 7, 2014 by Joey Peters  
September 24, 2014 by Enrique Limón  
September 23, 2014 by Robert Basler  

SFR Events

Special Issues

 

 

Raelizing the Plaza Café Southside

March 30, 2010, 12:00 am
By SFR Staff
As I innocently stopped into the Plaza Café Southside (3466 Zafarano Drive, 424-0755) for dinner last night, I stumbled upon Santa Fe history in the making! Local mural artist and painter Robb Rael is creating an epic work of art all around a Jumbotron-esque stove-hood-reminiscent hangy thing that comes down in the middle of the restaurant (does anyone know what that would actually be called?), and he was there working on it while a friend and I ate.

Check out a few pictures of the work in progress, as well as the two sides of the mural that are finished.

And as for the food, I got a ribeye steak with vegetables and mashed potatoes ($15.95) and a raspberry milkshake ($5), both of which were heavenly. My friend got the grilled chicken adobo salad with lemon-cumin dressing ($11.50), one of the most colorful salads I've ever seen, and so big it was practically falling off the plate. I pilfered some, and it was awesome. All in all, a marvelous evening!

Get to the pictures below the jump...


Click on any image for a larger version.





This was my personal favorite part—being able to see the sketches from which he paints! Looks like we have a cowboy in our future...

 

comments powered by Disqus
 
Close
Close
Close