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Mateo's Cocina Latina

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$$ - $$$
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214 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg, CA 95448-4104 (Matheson St)
+1 707-433-1520
11:30 - 21:00
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I couldn't wait to try Mateo's when they first opened because I had heard such rave reviews about his food from his prior endeavours. I was very disappointed in the food at the start and shocked at the cost of the drinks. I have been back a couple of times because I know any restaurant has to work out the... More 

Thank Teri M
Oakville, Canada
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great flavours. Walked in randomly. Don't judge from the menu - let them tell you what's on. Appetizers were eclectic and very good. Great experience.

Thank John R
Merrimack, New Hampshire
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you like fresh guacamole and fresh real authentic Mexican food ,then this is the place to go! Bartenders were great and willing to serve

Thank Steve03054
San Diego, California
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179 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent brunch with great service. Had a great time, great food and drinks. We all had huevos rancheros that was prepared perfectly.

Thank Neillibin
Healdsburg, California
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We live in this town. First time we ate here we were rushed in, rushed out. Our food came before our drinks and although it was tasty, the portions were small and pricey. The second time, we had a reservation for my birthday, we wanted to give them another try. We arrived at the restaurant to a sign on the... More 

Thank Jim C
Brookline, Massachusetts
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57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This of this less as a Mexican/Latin restaurant than as Mexican/Latin influence on the Sonoma farm-to-table experience. The oysters were fresh and delicious with a slightly spicy mignonette. The lamb was perfectly cooked as was the fish. Our waiter was knowledgeable, friendly, and helpful. There were good wine by the glass selections, too. It is a bit of an airy... More 

Thank ExecutiveNomad
Princeville, Hawaii
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately a huge disappointment with very rude service. Food tasted as if it had been microwaved, and staff couldn't wait for us to leave. They even suggested we get pizza down the street!

1 Thank Wissam O
San Francisco
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We had been to Mateo's about a year ago and really enjoyed it. Went back this weekend and found that the menu had completely changed, so it was not what we were expecting. Still, the food was good, as well as the service. Our waitress described all of the dishes in detail. Really enjoyed the hot soup of the day,... More 

Thank jvalerie
Jackson, Wyoming
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We really like Healdsburg, and its many great places to eat. We'd read about Mateo's on TirpAdvisor and other sites, so gave it a try. We each ordered the prix fixed option (three appetizers and a main course - the waitress told us each would be a bit smaller than a traditional-sized portion). Half an hour later our first appetizers... More 

Thank Goodeats307
Bellevue, Washington
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343 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is not your standard Mexican fare. Mateo serves delicious and creative food, freshly prepared, with a surprise in the last bite (be in an egg that has exploded in the soup, or a perky pepper in the outstanding salad) with service that is so friendly and helpful. A wonderful experience.

Thank Mayatravels

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 35
French, Latin
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Home Style
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg, CA 95448-4104
    (Matheson St)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Healdsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 707-433-1520
California, French, Latin

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