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Santo Cafe

Campanero 4, Guanajuato, Mexico
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Ranked #25 of 118 restaurants in Guanajuato
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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  • Portuguese first
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English first
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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61 reviews 61 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

A very good lunch spot. We ate inside as smoking is allowed outside. The sandwiches were very tasty and certainly not run of the mill. I wouldn't go out of my way to eat at this cafe, but if you are in the area and want a snack or meal, it is a good choice.

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New York City, New York
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202 reviews 202 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Notable for its few tables on a bridge over the street, great of people watching, but interior is just as good! Good menu, real sable prices, attentive staff with strong wifi. Quite like it here

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Tempe, Arizona
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We didn't eat in the main center by Juarez theatre and found this cute joint. The prices were much better and the young staff were pleasant.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

We ate there last week. Our niece lives nearby and took us there for lunch. The food was quite good but sitting out on the bridge was the real treat. Very unique setting.

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Downey, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

My cousin brought us here as this is her favorite place to eat (she is a student at the University of Guanajuato) as year. We just went back on 3/21/2014 and we were starving! Be aure to order the Pasta Goa (media) it is a creamy pasta with chicken, mushroom and garlic bread! This will definately fill you up as... More

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

This little gem on the bridge overlooking one of the busy pedestrian streets in this charming city. Sitting and sipping a hot chocolate watching the passers by is a great way to spend the afternoon. Inside, is a busy and eclectic cafe, with a good choice of snacks, full meals, or desserts. The staff is friendly and efficient. Definitely worth... More

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Memphis
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121 reviews 121 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Santo Cafe is a quaint coffee house with snacks. A nice place to take a break, but nothing special in the way of food or coffee. Their location, with very limited seating on the "bridge", is what makes them special. Seating is crowded and uncomfortable.

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London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

A cute little cafe offering good breakfasts and food. We had "huevos divorciados", divorced eggs, which have red chillies on one, green on the other. Really great! Coffee was a little mediocre, but we haven't found much decent coffee in Mexico (we're coffee snobs). The best is sitting on the bridge, watching the people walk by underneath, and soaking up... More

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Manchester
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

I eat here quite a lot and the place in run by a great couple. The menu has something for everyone and the prices are very reasonable for the quality of the food on offer. With quirky art on the walls that's for sale, to the bridge that you can sit at and people watch, this is my favourite place... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013 via mobile

The place is a little bit small, but the food is really delicious, try the "goa" pasta and a strawberry smothie, the best coupple

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