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Calle 5 de Febrero | near corner 16 de Septembre, San Cristobal de las Casas 29200, Mexico
529676780085
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Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good food for the price. Good variety for non Mexicans but including good mex stuff as well. Best so far in the area including oaxaca.

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Ottawa, Canada
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182 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch in a lovely spot in the courtyard on a sunny afternoon. We were the only people in the restaurant for lunch, so the service was attentive and prompt. The food was excellent. I had the chicken “El Paraiso”, with peaches and honey, which was sweet and good. But I’d recommend the chicken with mushrooms and bacon, which... More 

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Thank Yvette D
Cancun, Mexico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We had a lovely lunch on a Sunday. Cozy atmosphere (we ate inside). Very generous portions. Our meat was very good (maybe could have used a bit more flavoring but tasty nonetheless. The menu looks like it should be good for breakfast.

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Thank dprez1984
Warsaw, Poland
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19 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Perfect place to eat. We had breakfast, nice and local. Beautiful decor, tasty food. For sure I would recomend that place

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Thank raf77pl
Novara, Italy
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182 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

We were recommended by our guide. He was right. A very typical, beautiful, with a lovely courtyard inside where to eat. Everything is well maintained and cared for. The kitchen is very good, they cook only fresh .. I advise you to eat meat, but specified no tomato and grilled. It is your palate morbidisdima. Super recommended.

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Thank Daniele S
San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
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66 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

A nice antique building, gigantic margaritas and a delicious fondue. Very pleasant restaurant and great food. We will be back soon.

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Paris, France
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121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

I liked the atmosphere and design of the restaurant El Paraiso but I wouldn't be overly enthusiastic about it because we had a nice dinner but nothing too extraordiannary. The wine-list is quite poor and the menu isn't very innovative. We ordered chicken tortillas (simple but good) and a plate of a local choice of meat (sausages and the like)... More 

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Thank Ayla S
Hamburg, Germany
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2015

They owners are from switzerland andspeak also german, the staff only a few spoke english. We stay there also in the Hotel. It was ok. A nice hotel for some nights in the Center.

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Thank maritah518
San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

the skewered beef with onions and peppers are the best in town and the portion is so generous we always have to take half home. It is great to have for a whole other meal (usually tacos). The margaritas are the biggest and watch out, one of them is a super buzz. Wait staff is really superior.

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Thank jugodevegetales
Amersham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2015

Attracted by the idea of the margaritas - and we were not disappointed! - we went here on our first night in San Cristobal. It was very quiet, only one other diner, but the atmosphere was welcoming, the waiter friendly, and the food very good. So we went back the next night and had another great meal, Mexican food with... More 

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Thank hmalleston

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 17
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, International, Spanish
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 5 de Febrero | near corner 16 de Septembre, San Cristobal de las Casas 29200, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Chiapas  >  San Cristobal de las Casas
  • Phone Number: 529676780085

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