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La Trattoria de Elena

Calle Jardin de La Union No. 1, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 473 732 2158
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (19 reviews)
“osso bucco” (8 reviews)
“breadsticks” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle Jardin de La Union No. 1, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
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Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

When we arrived the place was pretty busy. However they gave us a table in less than 5 minutes. Service was very good despite the lot of people. We ordered the chicken salad, canelloni, Margarita pizza and carpaccio. All these plates were wonderful. We were...More

Thank Martha O
Reviewed December 14, 2015

Our table was on a balcony with good views of the Jardin de la Union on plaza. The food was good for a heavily traveled area where quantity has a somewhat higher value than attention to culinary details found in Italy.

Thank SanDiegoGuy1
Reviewed December 10, 2015

Right in the city center next to the theatre and with great views on the jardin de la union. Even on weeknights the streets are packed and the place is buzzing. But inside it's actually quiet and you can enjoy a very good meal and...More

Thank radar60
Reviewed December 8, 2015

There is so much to see and do, one must stop to refuel, refresh and digest. Here in the hard in by the teatro is a treat not to miss.

Thank edmund c
Reviewed October 2, 2015

In Guanajuato ones choices for restaurants can be a bit limited because many are closed. Decided to return to this establishment as we have been satisfied in the past. Everything seemed to be a bit off from the food prep and the level of service...More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed September 8, 2015

OK, maybe not Italian food, but it is tasty and showy and the views from the balcony tables are wonderful. Cocktails of the showy blended variety. We arrived after the lunch rush and sat dining slowly for about 3 hours in our private balcony. A...More

1  Thank Durgaji
Reviewed August 27, 2015 via mobile

Ate lunch third day in Guanajuato. Sat on the balcony. Awesome view. I had salami pizza. Wife had veggie pizza with a side of extra veggies. Service was attentive. Pizzas were good. Not great, but good and given the setting a great meal.

Thank Phil G
Reviewed August 3, 2015

The day I'll find abroad an Italian restaurant that cooks decent Italian dishes I'll go to church to give grace to the Lord! El dia que encuentre al extranjero un restaurante italiano que prepare comida italiana decente ire a misa a darle gracias al Senor|

1  Thank realworldtraveller
Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

We really enjoyed everything about this restaurant. The staff was very friendly, accommodating and prompt. The appetizers were excellent and only to be outdone by the entrees. We all ordered different kind of pastas, all of which were exploding with flavor and were made of...More

Thank Omar R
Reviewed July 7, 2015

Had a fabulous meal with 2 couples, tried and shared several items, everything was fabulous. We got lucky and had the table that overlooked the Jardin, great place to enjoy the square and eat an amazing meal

Thank SVTantori
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
1:00 AM - 11:00 AM
1:00 AM - 11:00 AM
1:00 AM - 11:00 AM
1:00 AM - 11:00 AM
1:00 AM - 11:00 AM
1:00 AM - 11:00 AM
1:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Jardin de La Union No. 1, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  Guanajuato
  • Phone Number: +52 473 732 2158
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