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One of my favorite parts of the city!

Tons of restaurants, galleries and other interesting things to see. It is fairly clean too and... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
Ctravel27
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Old vibrant neighborhood..

The friendly vibes, antiques all around and colorful buildings will be worth it.. I am in Monterrey... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
rituspace
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Mysuru (Mysore), India
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Neighborhood lined with some of the oldest buildings in the city, some dating back to the 17th century.
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Calle Padre Raymundo Jardon de Mayo 5 | Zona Centro, Monterrey 64000, Mexico
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

Tons of restaurants, galleries and other interesting things to see. It is fairly clean too and people are friendly here.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ctravel27
Reviewed 20 June 2018

After a little restoration project a few years ago this was set to be a trendy place to visit. Not so. Most of the shops were closed. A few open restaurants selling boring food. Disappointing

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank JoseDW
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Don't forget to have a night tour at Barrio Antiguo and get drunk, La Iguana, since 1991 it's the right place.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Hilario A
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

The friendly vibes, antiques all around and colorful buildings will be worth it.. I am in Monterrey for a while so I have been here twice - once on a very sunny day and second time in good pleasant weather.. it is crowded on both...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank rituspace
Reviewed 25 September 2017

According to my Mexican colleague, this place has been around since the 17th century, and lots of the buildings were from that time. This place has lots of small stalls selling all sorts of things, there are lots of restaurant and bars around. We went...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Richard_Heng
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This is a very nice part of town, with lots of bars, nightclubs and restaurants. It really comes to life at night. Great place to have dinner and some drinks.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Ugo C
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Walking around the neighborhood with a camera (during the day) is a great way to take in the surroundings without feeling rushed or out of place. It's more crowded at night and there are plenty of opportunities to dance, drink and dine.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Mswtucker
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This place is booming with bars again after the city became un safe. As in every big city, watch out for pick pockets and try to walk in places where there are others walking. Very nice and lively place. For every budget and taste.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank JesusFK
Reviewed 3 April 2017

They have a bar for every style of person and every personality. Romantic places like Tres Lunas are my favorite, which is more of a cafe. Bars are fun at night, a great place to drink with friends!

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank lovecarolineoetsy
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

To start with barrio antiguo is a place suitable for 1) photo shoots with nice background of antique buildings and patios. 2) To gather with friends and have drinks in various pubs and food joints Prices are reasonable. This place can be reached through metro...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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