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Calle Libertad 1981, Guadalajara 44160, Mexico
+52 33 3825 0724
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
20 Apr 2016
“Traditional & Tasty ”
6 Jan 2016
“My favorite Restaurant”
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Italian, European
Calle Libertad 1981, Guadalajara 44160, Mexico
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Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Sat on the terrace at the front of the building and enjoyed a quiet evening of good food and interesting conversation. The Caesar salad was made at the table and set the stage for a wonderfully traditional meal. Our friends had steak tartare also prepared...More

Thank Duncan192
Reviewed 6 January 2016

On my first trip to Guadalajara in the late 1980's my wife and I enjoyed an absolutely excellent meal at this restaurant housed in an old mansion. The food was as good as any Italian restaurant, the ambience was quiet, and the service, excellent. On...More

Thank dunlopdw
Reviewed 2 April 2015

This grand old building houses one of the best in Italian "eats" in Guadalajara. Luigi, its founding owner since coming to Mexico from Recco in Italy has kept it true to the Italian style. The waiters are impeccably dressed, the service is first class and...More

Thank CliveGCT
Reviewed 9 December 2014

So many people have recommended this restaurant, we tried it last time in Guadalajara. Not worth it. Couldn't even tell it was Italian, it was that bad.

1  Thank tomgyakima
Reviewed 6 November 2014

Recco is one of the oldest restaurants in Guadalajara. Supposedly their specialty is Italian food. When I was younger I would go with my parents and eat here. I always remember it as "grown up" and very traditional. I am 43 years old and yesterday...More

Thank Adolfopi
Reviewed 11 December 2012

This restaurant is superb. It is in a beautiful old house very close to the US Consul with adequate parking and a very spacious interior. The owner, Luigi, is a great character and his staff have been with him for a long time. The service...More

Thank CliveGCT
Reviewed 6 December 2012

take a trip back in time when you visit this city relic and enjoy some good old fashion traditional italian cuisine if formal is what you like you came to the right place 2 waiters tend to your every need now thats not to say...More

Thank scott r
Reviewed 8 October 2012

Taste the tartar meat an the cacharro, also fish dishes are good too. We had a great afternoon here.

Thank rubengs1
Reviewed 16 June 2012

In a beautiful old colonial home, Recco's menu is full of good Italian dishes served by classic old gentlemen waiters on white table cloths. It's a great place for a business or family meal in an atmosphere you can enjoy and easily share conversations.

Thank ManzanilloLou
Reviewed 13 June 2012

When I say I lives 15 months in Paris, perhaps it gives some cred. with food. Recco (upscale Italian) is simply the best I have found yet in Mexico. Not only do I love it above all, but Mexican friend also long to go back....More

Thank Anita H
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Libertad 1981, Guadalajara 44160, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Guadalajara Metropolitan Area  >  Guadalajara
  • Phone Number: +52 33 3825 0724
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