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Pocitos # 69, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My tenderloin steak was prepared with carmelized onions and julienned vegetables. It was cooked to perfection - the taste and texture were scrumptious. Mestizo will be our first dinner stop next time we're in Guanajuato.

Thank Patty04
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

It was recommended on a list of restaurants that we read from our apartment complex , and the only one that we are not disappointed with. Love the atmosphere, being located close to the casa and museo de Diego Rivera, is another plus . I love the tamarinada, which is is the mixed of tamarindo and limonada. We will return... More 

Thank Nicole T
Guanajuato, Mexico
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Excellent restaurant, service, quality of food, a winner , must visit.. everything on menu is prepared well

Thank richardlI4569JJ
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

We came here because of the recommendations on Trip Advisor, and the place is simply superb. The ambience in simple but elegant, and even with beautiful table linens, it is still comfortable and relaxed. The artwork is excellent, and makes it like eating in a gallery. The staff was attentive without hovering. But what makes this restaurant is the exceptionally... More 

Thank Keith P
Calgary, Alberta
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69 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

This restaurant was recommended to me and my friend by a friend who lives in GTO and we were not disappointed. We both decided to try the loin pork chop with carmelized apples served on vegies. It was wonderful...we enjoyed every morsel and it was a truly generous serving. The wine was also terrific and the service was spot on.... More 

Thank artistandteacher
Los Angeles, California
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361 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

One of the best restaurant I've ever been to. The food was both an artistic delight and a culinary masterpiece. Beautiful and creative presentation. I love the separate rooms that open up to each other. The service was excellent and attentive. I recommend the Shrimp and Fish Ceviche, Tortilla Soup and the Steak. The best Margaritas in town! This is... More 

Thank Russ L
Burlingame, California
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59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Despite the good reviews, this was not one of the 5 restaurants our concierge recommended. I'm glad I trusted TripAdvisor instead. From the outside, this restaurant is underwhelming- located on one of the main narrow streets in old GTO about 10 minutes walk from the opera house. You have to climb the steps to the 2nd floor restaurant on the... More 

Thank Marc C
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

We spent 3 nights at the Antiqua Vapor Hotel which is just a hop, skip and jump from Mestizo. The first night we stopped, we had eaten a big lunch and were just interested in dessert. This was a great choice! We ordered chocolate cake and a pecan and fruit on a gelled cream and both were delightful. The restaurant... More 

Thank bunnomatic
Ellison Bay, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

This is our favorite restaurant in GTO. I always have the tenderloin steak with bleu cheese. My husband prefers their pasta. An appetizer of a pico de gallo type of salsa with toast rounds is offered gratis to enjoy with your glass of wine. A very pleasant atmosphere with a friendly waiter who is very tolerant of our efforts to... More 

Thank Roxie36
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Well presented and flavors beyond description. Nice atmosphere, exc service, wanted to lick the plates clean. Tried 2 pork chop dishes, both exc.

Thank Ponkapog

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Mexican, International
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pocitos # 69, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  Guanajuato
  • Phone Number: 4737320612

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