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La Escondida

Calle Rio Verde 147, Monterrey 64660, Mexico
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Calle Rio Verde 147, Monterrey 64660, Mexico
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Reviewed December 18, 2015 via mobile

This is a peaceful restaurant, best in the menu iron cooked ribeye brought to the table on a slab of Himalayan salt. Seasoned with herbs it's really tasty and juicy, exceptional service and great background music ! Definitely a place to try specially when the...More

Thank Miguel H
Reviewed March 18, 2015

If you want to try a different version of our well know "cabrito", you have to try the special "J.I." of La Escondida. It is a real different thing compared to the cassia al pastor dish. And if you are not in the mood at...More

Thank Luis T
Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

After several "go, no go" we finally went to have dinner. It's not easy to find as the street to get there is kind of hidden an the best reference point should be La Nacional restaurant. Regarding the food it was between good and great....More

Thank Carlos B
Reviewed December 8, 2014

We liked our meal very much. We arrived for dinner very early by Monterrey standards, so found the place virtually empty. The wine selection was solid, if not excessive. My husband had the braised baby goat and was very pleased. I had a stewed baby...More

Thank Boojums70
Reviewed May 28, 2014

It is a good decorated restaurant and with good options to choose to meal or dinner, normally have good service, though the last time I visited it was not so good

Thank MarcoLF
Reviewed January 7, 2014

I had been dreaming with the duck enchiladas with red chili sause that does not makes you cry, only served here. What a delicious first plate to share, and then we went to cave into grilled quails with oregano and spices, and a grand piece...More

Thank crab123
Reviewed December 13, 2013

This was one of the best Mexican meals I have had - very good food and wine in a traditional setting slightly hidden from the main thoroughfares . Good service . Local menu with plenty of options to suit all tastes and good advice in...More

Thank hilltopOxon
Reviewed May 3, 2013

One of the best restaurants in tow. In this place you can have real Mexican Cuisine at very high standards. The owner really makes the effort to have all his customers happy.

Thank Virgilio G
Reviewed December 30, 2012

The owners were right when they named this restaurant "The Hidden Place", you have to drive really slowly throughout the San Jerónimo Avenue to spot it, behind a furniture store called Tamarindo. The place is small but has good mexican food in a cozy atmosphere.

Thank RicherTrips
Reviewed November 12, 2012

This time we called beforehand for a reservation, at 9:00 PM it was fully booked, so we decided to have an early dinner about 7:30 and we got a table. We suggest to call in advance. The gracious owner was as usual, taking care of...More

Thank crab123
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $100
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 6:00 AM
1:00 PM - 12:00 PM
1:00 PM - 12:00 PM
1:00 PM - 12:00 PM
1:00 PM - 12:00 PM
1:00 PM - 12:00 PM
1:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Rio Verde 147, Monterrey 64660, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Nuevo Leon  >  Monterrey
  • Phone Number: 8348-9816
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