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Calle 2, Puebla, Mexico
(222) 242-9416
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Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Mexican version of Denny's

Nothing special here. Wasn't bad, wasn't good. Not sure why we there. Suppose to have a good breakfast but we only had lunch. Service was good and a decent place all and all. I'd go there again if it was convenient!

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2014
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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Nothing special here. Wasn't bad, wasn't good. Not sure why we there. Suppose to have a good breakfast but we only had lunch. Service was good and a decent place all and all. I'd go there again if it was convenient!

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La Paz, Bolivia
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379 reviews 379 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
259 helpful votes 259 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

The Sanborn's restaurants owner is no less than the richest man in the world according to the Forbes list, Mr. Carlos Slim. He has a taste for old buildings which he has helped to restore and bring back to their ancient architectural value. He did it in Mexico City with the Casa de los Azulejos and has done the same... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013

This is a beautiful building worth taking a closer look at. Stop for a refreshment, use their lovely, clean bathroom, and catch your breath in the heart of downtown Puebla.

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Huntington Beach, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

French toast is a foreign concept in Mexico and Sanbourn's has no idea what it is. The rest of my breakfast was very good. The coffee was nice and the bacon was well cooked the way I like it. It is a bit pricey for what you get but if you are longing for a taste of home I recommend... More 

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Crystal Beach, Texas
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49 reviews 49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

I have eaten at several of the Sanborn's in Mexico. It is a chain and as is so often with chains, they are mediocre. The food is usually bland, although nicely presented and the waitstaff is the normal Mexican grab them when you can type. Although their Mexican dresses are cute and interesting. The restaurants I have been to are... More 

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Puebla, Puebla, Mexico
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2012

Half the experience is walking through the store on the way to the restaurant. Some locations, like El Triangulo, have covenient parking.

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Puebla, Mexico
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40 reviews 40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

Pienso que este lugar solo es para comer cuando tienes poco tiempo y quieres hacer varias cosas en un mismo lugar como ir a la farmacia, o sacar dinero de un cajero interno, un regalo.

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Mexico, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2011

This restaurant is one of the best, and authentic mexican restaurant. The menu is very friendly with everyobody, regardlees nationality. It is one of the place you have to visit if you are in that area.

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  • Address: Calle 2, Puebla, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Puebla  >  Puebla
  • Phone Number: (222) 242-9416

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