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La Mesa Poblana

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Calle Ninos Heroes S/N, Cabo San Lucas 23450, Mexico
6241444303
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 51
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Friendly staff and good food

Visited La Mesa Poblana on a recommendation for a place that isn't for the tourists. The restaurant sits a couple of streets off the main drag, making it a nice quiet place. As recommended, I tried the Mole Enchilada. The mole was a flavorful sauce, very rich and thick with a slow build to heat... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
dahdls
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Visited La Mesa Poblana on a recommendation for a place that isn't for the tourists. The restaurant sits a couple of streets off the main drag, making it a nice quiet place. As recommended, I tried the Mole Enchilada. The mole was a flavorful sauce, very rich and thick with a slow build to heat . Verde Enchilada was the... More 

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Broomfield, Colorado
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75 reviews 75 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

The guacamole was freshly prepared in front of us and then promptly devoured with the fresh chips. We had a mix of vegetarians and meat eaters and all had a great meal. Even the hamburgers were great. Good french fries. Great margaritas in a very pleasant setting.

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Folsom, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Local spot, awesome service. Margaritas were so fresh- best we probably had all week. Verde chicken was very tasty. Steak didn't agree with my son's stomach- otherwise a 5 star choice for me.

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dallas, Texas, USA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Ceviche, cold beer, fantastic guacamole, delicious margaritas and enchiladas verdes y rojas. Glad we stumbled on this little gem.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

'La Mesa Poblana' was the best restaurant we've been to in Los Cabos. Not only the place itself had a good atmosphere, the service was extraordinary. I've lived in Mexico for 4 years, and the Guacamole in 'La Mesa Poblana' was one of the best I've eaten. For the most part, the place is fantastic, but the prices are a... More 

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Menlo Park, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

This place prepares some of the best guacamole you will ever have. Or shall i say the freshest. They make it right in front of you and serve it with fresh chips. Breakfast was great and they make fresh squeezed orange juice. Lunch and dinner are phenomenal. This place prepares great food for a great price. We ate at this... More 

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San Diego, California
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174 reviews 174 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We had a gray, drizzly day to deal with and needed an appropriate lunch. La Mesa Poblana was definitely the place to enjoy it! They serve food in the style of the Mexican state of Puebla. My wife ordered pozole, a slightly spicy soup that features chicken or pork and hominy. It can be ordered "blanco" (white, probably chicken broth)... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Every time we go to Cabo, we always search out new places to eat. This place was recommended to us by our personal guide, Carlos, whom we met at the marina. (PS - if you want a great personal tour guide search my reviews for Carlos Jiminez) It was incredibly delicious and the prices were exceptional for what we had... More 

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Pasadena, California
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70 reviews 70 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Food was good. I had sopes and my sister-in-law had tasty enchiladas verde. There are religious signs and saying everywhere. Great location and has parking.

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USA
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41 reviews 41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

After a day on the beach, we told our tour drive that we wanted some authentic Mexican food for lunch. He dropped us off at La Mesa Poblano. The restaurant was small and quaint, we were a group of 13 and the were happy to accommodate our group. The menu was extensive and they serve breakfast as well as lunch... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Ninos Heroes S/N, Cabo San Lucas 23450, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  Cabo San Lucas
  • Phone Number: 6241444303

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 7
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm

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