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La Fonda

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Corner of Ave Revolucion de 1910 and Bravo, La Paz, Mexico
7:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 10:30 pm
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San Diego, California
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

My family and I went there for breakfast and it was really good, home made type of food. Really good prices and nice service this a good place to relax and start planning your day the owner is there making sure every body is having a good time and providing information of the must see places in La Paz, we... More 

Thank Claudia G
Asti, Italy
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 23, 2016

Highly recommend!!! The owner is very kind and excellent food. Perfect for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Thank orianasurya
San Diego
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 4, 2016

dropped by to have lunch. They didn't have many items on the menu. there were only two other couples there but it still took 25 minutes for our entrees to arrive. The Chile Relleno was cold, soggy and inedible and my entrée was also ice cold...bad food, so-so service..better places to visit!

Thank Warren T
Sacramento, California
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2015

We ate dinner here for 5 nights! The food is outstanding, fresh, and cooked to order. We enjoyed the outdoor seating too. The margaritas and salsa are delicious! We were lucky enough to meet the whole family and must say that eating there really felt like going to someone's home and having dinner.

Thank wishyouwerehere2004
Austin, TX
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2015

Tasty meal, great service, good prices. Will definitely go back. Bonus points for being open on Monday nights when many other restaurants in town are closed!

Thank SouthAustinGirl
Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2015

Now here is a quiet family restaurant located in a quiet street just round the corner from the bustling centre of town. The restaurant is under a large spreading tree that gives plenty of shade from the sun. This means it is out doors and although there is no aircon. there are plenty of fans to keep you cool. There... More 

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Roseville, CA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

went to La Fonda for lunch with a friend. A nice clean friendly place. A clean and laminated menu with the choices you would probably find in most full service restaurants. My choice was enchilada verde at a price of 55 pesos. Three enchiladas arrived shortly covered with green salsa and sour cream. Food was good but not terrific. As... More 

Thank Capayrancher
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2015

Starting with the ivy-covered garden, you know you're in for something special when you enter La Fonda. In business since 1999, everything is homemade to the highest standards. My girlfriend had a fish filet in cilantro cream sauce while I enjoyed chicken in mole Poblano. Both were excellent. This is not a tourist restaurant and clearly caters to locals in... More 

Thank SRogers39
Boise, Idaho
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2014

Go see Racardo and ask for a recommendation. He won't steer you wrong. Decent prices and they have a fun little courtyard.

Thank TJLiving
North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2014

You need to remember La Paz is not a resort community so most, if not all of the restaurants will be catering to the local population. So with that in mind, "bone up" on your spanish...There will not be an english version menu (like in the Los Cabos area), and the employees might not speak english. We visited La Fanda... More 


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:30 am - 10:30 pm
7:30 am - 10:30 pm
7:30 am - 10:30 pm
7:30 am - 10:30 pm
7:30 am - 10:30 pm
7:30 am - 10:30 pm
7:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of Ave Revolucion de 1910 and Bravo, La Paz, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  La Paz
Best meal we had in our two weeks in the Baja. Authentic Traditional Mexican meals.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?