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El Fogon del Pibe

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Avenida Adolfo Lopez Mateos Sur 4545, Zapopan, Mexico
13687500
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1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 1:00 pm - 12:00 am
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152 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food. Perfectly cooked steaks. Large portions. Live violinist while I was there. Knowledgeable staff that was professional and friendly at the same time.

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Thank Rachael V
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed December 9, 2016

The Waiters all stand around staring at you - they look like policemen due to their uniforms - the food is mediocre, there is a play area for kids (like Ikea or McDonalds) the wine list is appalling

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Phoenix, Arizona
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Outstanding food and service. They treated us with class. Wood recommend to anyone traveling to Guadalajara.

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Thank Art R
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed October 14, 2016

This Argentinian restaurant seriously has it all from great food to great service. TOP NOTCH meat quality. The 700gram rib eye was cooked to perfection, full of flavor. The wine while on the expensive side was also very good, Altas Cumbres Malbec The chorizo argentino and fries were also very good. The kids zone has a sitter that helps you... More 

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Thank Sibarita66
Guadalajara, Mexico
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

I like this place, I went a day after my birthday and they gave me a dessert for free. The placer is very well located, with enough parking spaces. The prices are around 120 - 600 pesos the beverages are not so expensive. The food is ok nothing extraordinary. The facilities are nice with a touch of vintage. The services... More 

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Thank Jonathan N
Torrox, Spain
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed October 21, 2015

Took a couple of friends to this restaurant on a Sunday evening. The food was very good, as had been recommended, and we all enjoyed our meal. We would definitely revisit , especially if in the mood for an argentinian steak.

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Thank suzisuzi
Lake Chapala
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed October 17, 2015

Awesome food. My friend had the rib eye and I had the tuna steak...both were cooked perfectly. The spreads and the breads were excellent. And the staff was some of the best I've ever encountered. Talk about friendly, helpful and considerate. We got there about 2:30 on Friday, and it started filling up to full capacity around three. I have... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 11, 2015

The food was fantastic the only thing that surpassed it was the service. We do not speak spanish but we had 4 waiters assisting us one of which spoke english for us. We had a full meal with drinks and dessert and our bill was $1000 pesos. This is a bit expensive for here but so worth it. Go hungry!!!... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Argentinean, South American
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Adolfo Lopez Mateos Sur 4545, Zapopan, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Guadalajara Metropolitan Area  >  Zapopan
  • Phone Number: 13687500

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