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A local cantina in Ol’ Mexico

Outstanding local haunt. Great atmosphere and cheap beer and tequila. A few bar snacks like... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mpn7330
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Oregon
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Excelent place to know the traditions from old Guadalajara. Not a fancy place, but a place to spend... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
mdelplg
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Guadalajara, Mexico
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A smokey, rustic bar with a friendly crowd and music on request.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding local haunt. Great atmosphere and cheap beer and tequila. A few bar snacks like peanuts and chips help round out the experience!

Thank mpn7330
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enthusiastic friends told me La Fuente is by far the best Cantina in Guadalajara. This may be true, but I was unable to evaluate it due to the horrendously loud music, so loud that conversation was totally impossible and communication could only be accomplished by...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Excelent place to know the traditions from old Guadalajara. Not a fancy place, but a place to spend a great night with friends.

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Reviewed 7 June 2018

Well if you ever come to Guadalajara and want to get real drunk real cheap and real quick, I believe you've got to stop by this place, in my on opinion is not the best place but neither the worst, there are to many "Cantinas"...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

This place is true to its name: “cantina”. No need for fancy decorations, tables or chairs. No need to see a host or talk proper. This is what Mexico cantinas used to be, loud, “raw”lenguaje , straight from the bottle, laughs, bohemian atsmosphere. I had...More

Thank Flavio P
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We were there last Friday night for some beers. It is a noisy place full of fun (people singing and having drinks). If you are looking for a quiet peaceful place where you can converse this is not the place. This is a place for...More

Thank Balmar259
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Special location - when we arrived there was a local as a opera singer on stage. Peaceful place with all kinds of people

Thank DonDrinx
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We found this hidden cantina near the city center and was so glad we stopped in! It's easy to miss this bar when you walk by because it doesnt have doors. All you see is a big store door frame and a wall divider. Once...More

1  Thank gurltraveler
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We enjoyed our time at this cantina. We stopped for a bit during our GDL bike tour with our guide. The beer is cheap and cold and the ambiance is even better- lots of people singing and having a good time with their friends and...More

Thank KatieHink
Reviewed 19 March 2017

To me, this is everything a cantina should be. Relatively, cheap, but good tequila (you're in Jalisco ... my favorite is 7 Leguas Blanco). A little stage with a piano that is frequented by those in the mood to put on a show. Laughter, friendship...More

Thank jimmymex
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