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el Corral de la vaca

San Juan Del Rio Queretaro, San Juan del Rio, Mexico
+52 427 272 5118
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good43%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“in town” (2 reviews)
“medium” (2 reviews)
“foods” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Steakhouse, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
San Juan Del Rio Queretaro, San Juan del Rio, Mexico
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Dined here one evening as we were staying in a hotel nearby. Ordered a blue steak which arrived as medium and they immediately took it back without hesitation. The next one was perfect! The service was prompt, helpful and convivial which all adds to the...More

Thank Nollaigomaonaigh
Reviewed 31 May 2017

As an English speaker, they were very helpful and spoke English well enough to make for an enjoyable experience. Service was fantastic and the food was good. They even helped us get a taxi cab back to our hotel.

Thank Scorpio1382
Reviewed 10 April 2017

It has a great atmosphere for a good meal, a unique flavor and varied foods, the drinks are very nice and the service is top notch.

Thank juliocesarl170
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Good place for a business or family meal. Very good service. As a vegetarian, my choices were rather limited, but they make good soups and salads. My friends had beef dishes and they loved them. The wait staff were very friendly and courteous. The desserts...More

Thank Kannan S
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This was one of my favorite places in town, good food and good atmosphere with different varieties of meat, wine and beer.

Thank Jarmo T
Reviewed 24 July 2016

I ate here twice during my stay in San Juan Del Rio. It was within walking distance from the Hotel Hacienda La Venta where I was staying and came highly recommended by my colleagues that lived in the area. The first time was dinner for...More

Thank Brad1959
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Being from the Midwest USA wasn't sure what to expect from a steak house in Mexico. To be honest was not disappointed. Décor is very nice and the staff was very attentive. We had a few appetizers tongue, gizzards and queso/chorizo. All were very good...More

Thank BrianEH32766
Reviewed 15 January 2016

I was not at all sure of what to expect, but I was bowled over by the architecture & decor (not uncommon in Mexico, but very well maintained). The service was outstanding & food was as good as I've had in top steak restaurants around...More

Thank HstnTrvlr
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Excellent steak house. I go there often while on business in this industrial city. Always great food and service. Don't miss it.

Thank eduardops60
Reviewed 16 April 2015

Excellent service and ambiance, the food is very good almost perfect, one of the best in the region and the prices are low compared to similar experience at other restaurants in the area.

Thank DulceMR
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:30 pm - 7:00 pm
1:30 pm - 11:00 pm
1:30 pm - 11:00 pm
1:30 pm - 11:00 pm
1:30 pm - 11:00 pm
1:30 pm - 11:00 pm
1:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Juan Del Rio Queretaro, San Juan del Rio, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Queretaro  >  San Juan del Rio
  • Phone Number: +52 427 272 5118
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