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24 Calle Real de Guadalupe | First block, San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Monterrey, Nuevo Leon
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

San Cristobal is definitively a hotspot for foodies and Tierra Adentro is one of the many good restaurants there. Food is good and reasonable priced. I would recommend it.

Thank MexicanTrav
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Just according to the title. I liked their huaraches flans. The price was amazingly low, considering the food quality and the atmosphere. I went there twice during in town, which is rare. Interestingly, reviews are much less favorable in Yelp.

Thank Hyejin Y
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Good location, qualified staff. Price in line with the Quality of food. No meat only chicken. I ll be back again

Thank Roberto C
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150 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

It's more like a cultural center than a restaurant, but it is nice, even though full of Zapatists reminds. With only 260 pesos we took one fajita each and a beer. There was also a Mexican band playing which made the dinner even more fun. The food is fair as also the place, here the reason why I rate this... More 

Thank lollob89
San Francisco, California
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went here for lunch, and were shocked at the good reviews...but then the place was mostly gringos. The ambiance is casual, too casual, almost like a cafeteria. But worst of all was the food; we had a few tapas, chicken quesedillas (where was the cheese?) and meats....all were bland and boring. I think the tortillas were... More 

Thank monterrey2012
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this place so much so that we visited each day we were here. Just got dinner once which was good and on the other occasions grabbed a coffee and much needed rest. Good spot to people watch and relax.

Thank Eggshells_r_us
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34 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

I think like a few of the other reviews I've read about this place, my main problem was the service. Our orders were taken straight away but the food and drinks took a long time to come. When they eventually brought my girlfriend's burger, they asked if we were missing anything. As I was sitting with nothing in front of... More 

Thank MacDollar66
Orange County, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

Wonderful gathering place with ambience, reliably good food, entertainment in the evening. Their breakfasts are the best.

Thank gonobby
New Zealand
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50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

This is a great restaurant, with an excellent selection & attentive service. The band set up just as we were finishing our meal. Delicious huaraches.

Thank Buggerem
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Interesting Mexican style family restaurant with interior shops and live music most evenings. Photographs on the walls and Zapatista murals fascinating. Charming staff, some waiters speak English which is helpful. Lots of Mexican customers but some European dishes available including pizza. Warning - large portions! Play area for children.

Thank Alison S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Calle Real de Guadalupe | First block, San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Chiapas  >  San Cristobal de las Casas
  • Phone Number: 967-674-6766
Excellent, tasty Mexican food of many types, including authentic Chiapaneca food. This restaurant is run by Zapatistas and there are several tiendas around the eating area selling products from Zapatista villages. Free WiFi, very good music (both live and recorded,) nice ambiance. The NY Times says it has a fixed price meal for $30 --- WRONG!! You can eat well for $ 10 and nearly as well for $ 7.00 USD.

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