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Carretera Guanajuato -Dolores Hgo. Km.5 | Valenciana, Guanajuato, Mexico
01 473 7321041
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Just Heavenly . . . by Design?

When we asked a local for a restaurant recommendation, one of the better restaurants in Guanajuato, they were quick to name the Real. This turned our to be a perfect location for us too since we were staying in a timeshare just a little further north on the main road. Besides the beauty of the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2014
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San Antonio, Texas
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San Antonio, Texas
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564 reviews 564 reviews
454 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

When we asked a local for a restaurant recommendation, one of the better restaurants in Guanajuato, they were quick to name the Real. This turned our to be a perfect location for us too since we were staying in a timeshare just a little further north on the main road. Besides the beauty of the twinkling lights of Guanajuato far... More 

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Derwood, Maryland, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Fabulous food and service too. And the decor is so wonderful from the floors to the tables to the walls and ceilings. It looks like a church from the outside but it isn't although the flavors could be like a religious experience. The pickled appetizers were a pleasant surprise. And the little basket of candies at the end were a... More 

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Oakville, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

We just had lunch here after visiting the Templo Valenciana. The service was very good, attentive and yet unobtrusive. The three of us each ordered the Crepes Florentine, Crepes Pollo Poblano and Paella Negra. Both crepe dishes were excellent, the crepes were thin and cooked just right. The Florentine was in a cheese sauce and the Poblano Sauce on the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2010

Real de la Esperanza is set on the mountaintop in a magical setting with an unbelievable view of all of Guanajuato even the lake beyond the mountains. The restaurant looks like a little church, it has a charming outdoor seating area and also a very lovely indoor restaurant. The view alone is worth the trip, but the food happens to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Carretera Guanajuato -Dolores Hgo. Km.5 | Valenciana, Guanajuato, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  Guanajuato
  • Phone Number: 01 473 7321041

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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