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Flor de La Vida

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Plaza Borda | Plaza around Church, Taxco, Mexico
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10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Wed - Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Kelowna
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Was directed to this restaurant by one of the 'touts' in the plaza. We were not disappointed! Beautiful view from the terrace, very good service ( despite all the stairs they have to climb), delicious food. Definitely recommend the Chile Relleno en Nogadas - the best I've ever had. Returned the next night so my husband could have the BBQ... More 

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Thank phoy1
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

Delicious food !!! Great ambiance and amazing mole ... not to mention the Chile Nogada that is served all year round ... very reasonable price !

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Thank MARTA D
Cartago, Costa Rica
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211 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016

As indicated in the past review, this restaurant offers a great menu variety with good and fresh food. Convenient prices and an "enjoyable" walk up the stairs from Taxco´s central plaza all the way up to the roof.

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Thank SBE73
Kewanee, Illinois
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

As soon as we arrived in Taxco after visiting the Cacahuamilpa Caves, this young kid approach us and asked if we need a good restaurant and he tooks us to Flor de la Vida. Great view to Santa Prisca Cathedral the waiter was excellent, they have a live duet, I really enjoy my Tampiqueña plate,.. with 1 green enchilada ,... More 

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Thank JamesTAhearn
Mexico City, Mexico
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41 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2016

I have been at the restaurant twice within four months period. I liked the restaurant because of its location right in front of Santa Prisca. The view from the tables is superb!, The building is multistories , probably six to eigth floors, its doors connect the main square with a back ally. The place is clean and the food is... More 

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Thank Rochi_33574
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37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

They have a very nice terrace and the menu offers several choices. The food is delicious and the price is fair. I had enchiladas de mole which were big and really tasty. I also recommend to try the 'queso cilantro' definitely a must try!

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1 Thank Vanessa M
Wellington, New Zealand
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64 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2016 via mobile

Top floor, great terrace, amazing views. Food was excellent - try fried cactus with spring onion, Mexican cured beef and fajitas! Milton (waiter) provided outstanding service and a really nice guy. Also collects foreign coins so if you have anything from home - take them with you!

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1 Thank Andrea K
Cartago, Costa Rica
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211 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2015

The restaurant offers a very good overall "package" as you can taste some very nice Mexican food and drinks while relaxing yourself to the magnificent view of Santa Prisca Church, Taxco`s central park and a lot more! The menu offers a wide selection of domestic dishes and service is excellent.

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Thank SBE73
Moorpark, California
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2015

We have eaten here several times over the years and it is a good place to eat mexican food. Our favorite was the curry chicken.

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1 Thank Rutlands2
Cypress, Texas
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

The view was great but the food was the worst that I had in Mexico. The tampiquena tasted and looked that reheated food. The fideo soup was sour, rice and chicken had no flavor at all. I would not recommend this place all. It was a total disappointment especially for the prices we paid

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Thank Jackie M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Borda | Plaza around Church, Taxco, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Taxco
Description
On the main plaza in front of the main church

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