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Restaurant de La Sierra

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Carretera Guanajuato-Dolores Hidalgo | Km.14 Mineral de Santa Rosa, Guanajuato 36220, Mexico
08:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:30 - 22:00
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Ajijic, Mexico
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Wonderful traditional Mexican restaurant with a great view and some very good traditional Mexican food. The meal begins with a type of pork rind chips and 3 tasty salsas that are not too spicy. The bowl of marinated chilis and carrots was a bit on the spicy hot side though. We thoroughly enjoyed the Chicken enchiladas, the Suissa Enchiladas and... More 

Thank Leonafritz
Leon, Mexico
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016

This restaurant offers great food in a relaxed atmosphere. In my experience, the service is good. They serve local typical food, such as cecina (dried meat) and local-style stakes. I have visited the place many times over the years, and the experience has been consistent. It is very likely that I will return to that place.

Thank Benjamin J
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

This a traditional restaurant near Guanajuato. If you really want to try real Mexican food, go to this place. I personally recommend to try the tampiqueña, which in my opinion is the best dish they have. Try the sweet lime flavored water (Agua de Lima) and enjoy your meal. They accept credit cards.

Thank Luis Alberto G
Level Contributor
32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

In the middle of the Sierra the Guanajuato, with excelent, food, service and a wonderful view, very traditional mexican food.

Thank David Z
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

This is a place where you will find locals eating and enjoying their time. The views of Santa Rosa area are very nice and their is a nice variety of different authentic Mexican Food.

Thank Robert R
Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2015

We had some of the best food of our 2 months in GTO, and the trip up into the mountains was awesome. The chili rellenos were excellent, and the view was superb. Get a table by the window, and don't forget to stop at the ceramic shop to browse. Catch the bus on Calle Alhondiga in front of the Hotel... More 

2 Thank Fruzblob
Guanajuato, Mexico
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131 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2015

Restaurant de la Sierra is a must for anyone who spends more than a few days around Guanajuato, or it can be visited on your trek to Dolores Hidalgo, San Miguel, or points north. Wonderful for breakfast, lunch, or early dinner, or even a hefty snack before or after a hike. This place serves up local specialties like cecina and... More 

Thank mexdoc
Mexico City, Mexico
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2015

You know when a restaurant is good when it is visited regularly by locals and always is full. Food here is delicious and offers local specialties. If you drink, get a house mezcal. Good portions and awesome food at affordable prices. Got famous because famous Mexican songwriter José Alfredo Jiménez was a regular patron.

1 Thank ChiqMX
Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

Excellent choice if you are looking for tasty Mexican food. The restaurant is located outside Guanajuato but just 15 minutes away. Safe parking is provided, which is a luxury in Guanajuato. Fully recommended.

1 Thank SamFer1972
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24 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2014

I love this restaurant. It has a beautiful view of the natural surroundings, excellent mexican food and great prices. It could perhaps improve in its service, to be a little faster and more attentive.

Thank C C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 12
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Guanajuato-Dolores Hidalgo | Km.14 Mineral de Santa Rosa, Guanajuato 36220, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  Guanajuato
  • Phone Number: 524731025036

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?