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El Gran Pastor

Avenida Gonzalitos # 702, Monterrey 64640, Mexico
+52 81 8129 4453
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“goat” (24 reviews)
“cabrito” (64 reviews)
“frijoles” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, Steakhouse, Latin, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Avenida Gonzalitos # 702, Monterrey 64640, Mexico
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61 - 70 of 98 reviews

Reviewed October 26, 2015

I went to breakfast and the buffet is delicious, especially the barbecue. In the afternoons and evenings for lunch or dinner, the parriladas have very good meat, the "cabrito" the best in town.

Thank Etelberto H
Reviewed September 16, 2015

I love eating cabrito al pastor here, it's always delicious and includes an excellent salad bar, very nutritious and tasty, also includes beans, tortillas and salsa...their waiters are kind and fast and it has a lot of parking space with reasonable prices...

Thank Maruja053
Reviewed September 12, 2015

We go very often to El Gran Pastor for the cabrito is excellent. The place is normally jam packed, but service is very good, salads are included and if you do not like goat the have alternatives, but your here to eat Cabrito. Enjoy, it...More

Thank FDG44
Reviewed September 2, 2015

This is by far the best cabrito experience in town. They not only have that, they also serve pretty good steaks and the starters are to die for. You can get guacamole, fried cheese, etc. The salsas are also a great component. One of the...More

Thank Alfredo M
Reviewed August 23, 2015

It was a disappointment the service was good but the quality of food was not at all to expectation .This was my second time with them and I am not going back .

Thank Jessiegurinder
Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

I have been here many times over the years and always found it to be excellent for bbq cabrito. Now retired in fl no cabrito

2  Thank Virgil W
Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

A great dinner. Cabrito was very savory and every dish was really good. Service is a bit slow but good. Recommend you pay a visit.

1  Thank Joaxos
Reviewed May 19, 2015

Order the Tablitas, they are very good. Your dish include the salad bar, which is short but with the basics. Cabrito is probably the best in town, order a paleta or order the mixed dish that comes with cabrito and stakes. Good atmosphere, big restaurant...More

Thank Sergio C
Reviewed April 10, 2015

We went to El Gran Pastor to try the roasted goat after reading good reviews, but it was very disappointing. It was easily the most expensive meal we ate in Monterrey, and the least-flavorful. The margaritas were okay, but our tacos and sangria were not...More

Thank Charlotte J
Reviewed April 9, 2015

Great service and the goat tasted delicious. I would recommend this place to have one of the most traditional dishes in Monterrey "Cabrito al Pastor" or roasted goat.

2  Thank TIprMESC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Gonzalitos # 702, Monterrey 64640, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Nuevo Leon  >  Monterrey
  • Phone Number: +52 81 8129 4453
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