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La Canasta

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Mexican, International, Dessert, Wine Bar
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Venustiano Carranza 2485, Saltillo, Mexico
(844) 415-8840
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Good for:
Doing business
Outdoor seating

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Visitor rating
  • 27
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Really enjoyed it

A good sampling of northern mexican cuisine. Really enjoyed it. Make sure you make time for this in your visit to Saltillo.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 3, 2014
Steve C
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Houston, Texas
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Outdoor seating
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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66 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Rivalta di Torino, Italy
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Food not as good as it was in the past. I understood it was great in the past. I have eaten here maybe 5 times. I would not go on my dime, but had group meetings here. It seems to carry on due to the left over reputation.

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Lexington, Kentucky
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40 reviews 40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Visiting friends in Saltillo for the holidays, we wanted to take them to dinner for their anniversary. They selected La Canasta which was a restaurant my wife and I had not been to before. First the positive: It is a beautiful restaurant with a lovely patio and an interior oozing atmosphere. The service was terrible. There were 6 of us... More 

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Houston, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

A good sampling of northern mexican cuisine. Really enjoyed it. Make sure you make time for this in your visit to Saltillo.

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Buenos Aires
Top Contributor
122 reviews 122 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

A very nice place, cozy and warm. Food is excellent and well served. A good choice for a meal in Saltillo.

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Detroit, Michigan
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Lost some of the old days luster but the classics are still there, the potato peels and the "Huerfano" rice were outstanding. The rest of the food was really good too, not to mention the service.

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Calgary, Canada
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60 reviews 60 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

This place was recommended so our expectations were quite high. It is located right on Boulevard Venustiano Carranza about 3 kms from centro. Has some outside seating but can be quite noisy as it's right on the boulevard. The restaurant was not at all busy so it was easy to have full attention of our waiter. He was very helpful... More 

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Evansdale, Iowa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

But, they have a wide variety of dishes, including very good steaks. Nice ambiance, and great service. Don't miss it if you're in Saltillo for an extended stay!

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Del Norte de Mexico
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45 reviews 45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

La Canasta has been one of my top choices in town when looking for Mexican food in a clean place with good atmosphere. The interior decor is unique and it changes with the seasons and holidays. I heard about people who likes to visit this restaurant only to see the interior decor in different seasons. My wife and I are... More 

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Davisburg, Michigan
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26 reviews 26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

This restaurant has been a staple for visitors for years. I was here 15 years ago and was excited to see that it still was around. A great meal for all 10 of us that dined there. Service was exceptional. The owner (?) sat at a table serveying the room and noticed when something or someone need attention. A slight... More 

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Cambridge,England
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

Arrived without reservation as a family group of 7 at lunchtime today after a drive from Monterrey. We were welcomed and enjoyed a really good meal with excellent service. We had coriander soup, lentil soup,enchiladas,fish pie, rice with pecans, breaded chicken etc all very good if a bit salty in some dishes . Servicios very clean (no doors falling off... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Venustiano Carranza 2485, Saltillo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Coahuila  >  Saltillo
  • Phone Number: (844) 415-8840

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican, International, Dessert, Wine Bar

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

Questions & Answers

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