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La Matera

Av. Mexico 2891 | Col. Vallarta Norte, Guadalajara, Mexico (Formerly la matera)
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Ranked #43 of 486 Restaurants in Guadalajara
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $25
Sun 1:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Mon - Sat 1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Argentinean
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Buenos Vinos, Buenos Amigos, Buenos Aires
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

This to us seemed like a real Argentinean Grill in Guadalajara, even some waiters are Argentinean. “El Vacio” a juicy beef cut is delicious, the portions, it’s all you need for dinner, superb cook. Lastima that our trip ended to soon!

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Letterkenny, Ireland
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Have eaten here 3 times in the last couple of years. Only ever had steak. Each time has been cooked to perfection, rosemary potatoes are excellent. Portions are very big and I've never been able to manage a desert. Staff are friendly and helpful. I always eat here when in Guadalajara.

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Monza, Italy
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Suggestive place and local people. I suggest to eat Entraña ... Beautiful! Even if you stay in Guadalajara a short time, you must eat there, at least one time!

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

One of the best grills in town. Always good food, good quality, good service and the exact point of cooking for your meat. Good appetizers and usually great atmosphere. Make reservation and be patient if your table is not ready.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

We have reservations for this past weekend but never made it into the restaurant because the valet was the worst I have ever experienced. When we expressed concern about the security of our vehicle the valet proceeded to ridicule us with, "I have driven better cars than this!" Guess driving a BMW in Guadalajara is too low-brow. My boyfriend thereafter... More

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

The atmosphere in the place is fantastic. It's located in a terrace (Guadalajara has good weather all year). I was here for business and we had a great time. Service was a little slow, but OK. We had several steaks to share. They were cooked to the ordered term (which is unusual in Mexico... it is very common for meat... More

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San Francisco del Rincon, Mexico
14 reviews 14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

la materia is a great restaurant where you can eat delicious steaks and all kinds of food. the restaurant is really nice, the bar is great, the service is really godd, the only problem is the really hight price and the valet parking guys

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San Francisco, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

This place is a must for meat lovers, they have a great environment, good service and the food is high quality. I went there on a business meeting and we were seated on the outside, the weather was great by the way. Service is fast and they are good at making suggestions and presenting you the different meat cuts. And... More

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Washington, DC
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58 reviews 58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

I have eaten at La Matera at least five times in the past several years most recently Tuesday night. What I like here is the variety and good service. For whatever reason, we were not in the mood for steak. So we had a chistorra app, pasta w squid ink, shrimp, some salad, and quite a bit if tequila. It... More

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Tallinn, Estonia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

One of the best medium raw meat ever eaten. Service was fast (probably because of off season visit) and friendly. The place is expensive - cannot deny that, but because of the tasty food quality, it is not that significant. Highly recommended!

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