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Cafe Bossa Nova

Calle San Fernando 46 | Plaza San Fernando 46, Centro Historico, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 1 473 103 5594
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“quiche” (3 reviews)
“big tree” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:00All hours
Cafe, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Calle San Fernando 46 | Plaza San Fernando 46, Centro Historico, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

I found a number of vegi dishes at this creperia, prepared with care. Decent selection of beers and mescal. Wonderful location for sitting outdoors, nice workers.

Thank cpnegrad
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This little cafe is set under a lovely big old tree at the top of Plaza de San Fernando. Perfect place & setting to stop for a drink or snack & watch day to day life in Guanajuato. The food is ok & simple. The...More

Thank Jenny L
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Beautiful restaurant, good and fresh food. Great café. Great hand made sauces (coriander and chili) Beautiful terrace under a big tree. Fantastic service. Really recommended. Good for breakfast, lunch and dinner. I know the place since 2003 and have been there many times.

Thank Stephane A
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We came for lunch and were attracted to the pleasant outdoor seating area, shaded from the mid-day sun by mature trees. It took quite a while to be served. We ordered capuccino and their potatoes which cheese and had planned to try their crepes for...More

Thank Richard289
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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is really nice and calm. The food is good but not awesome. If you want to pause your journey for a couple of hours, this is the best place.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

If you don't mind having to wait up to an hour for your order this place will be just fine. Otherwise, there are probably better places in the square. There is an old lady giving out orders to the servers, but she doesn't seem to...More

Thank Josu M
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Came for a drink and possible food. Ordered cocktails (rum and cokes, and Margarita) we were served a glass of coke with no taste of rum and then finally was served a Margarita in a small glass only half full and loaded with ice.

Thank 574kimberlya
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Entering the Plaza San Fernando, you will be met by a barrage of friendly hosts, ushering you into their mediocre (though beautiful) cafes. Smile and walk past them. Look for the yellow chairs at the back of the plaza. Cafe Bossa Nova is unique for...More

Thank Ouchcomics
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful garden setting, facing the tiny little square. We found this place listed as vegetarian in Trip Advisor; although it is not a vegetarian café, it has many options! We had fries with melted cheese (yum!) and quiche with mushroom and spinach. Later, some coffee...More

Thank quetzalturca
Reviewed 28 February 2016

located in a small square lovely place good choice of foods price it is good,pasta meals service good friendly try it I will return as well

Thank John R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle San Fernando 46 | Plaza San Fernando 46, Centro Historico, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  Guanajuato
  • Phone Number: +52 1 473 103 5594
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