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El Herradero Mexican Grill and Bar

| De Mayo, San Jose del Cabo 23406, Mexico
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“lava bowl” (23 reviews)
“shrimp” (82 reviews)
“tortillas” (60 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
| De Mayo, San Jose del Cabo 23406, Mexico
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231 - 240 of 851 reviews

Reviewed April 26, 2016

Just off the beaten path, we enjoyed the house specialty of mocaljete Shrimp, scallops, fish, grilled nopales (cactus), grilled onios, pico de gallo and cheese. with homemade tortillas. One order is plenty for two to share. Great value, friendly service. Yum!

Thank carol T
Reviewed April 25, 2016

We had the best meals on our Spring Break here! The Lava Stone bowls were so delicious and the shrimp wrapped with bacon.....Holy Cow! We loved the meal and the atmosphere so much we returned for dinner the next night as well! The staff was...More

Thank katg583
Reviewed April 21, 2016

El Herradero is the place to go for good authentic Mexican food. The atmosphere at night is fun and when we were there they had live entertainment. Reasonably priced, great service!

Thank Patti M
Reviewed April 20, 2016

We had dinner here with friends a week ago. I had the chili rellenos and won't do that again! The crust was soggy bread crumbs not the traditional crust. I got 2 soggy chili's and a bit of rice. The others had fish and said...More

Thank Barbara W
Reviewed April 19, 2016

As soon as you walk through the door you can smell the sizzling seafood! It starts with the women grilling fresh tortillas on a grill as you ate seated, then home made salsa prepared table side... Be prepared to wear your stretchy pants - you...More

Thank Heidi S
Reviewed April 19, 2016

I'm a sucker for fresh tortillas - and these were hot right off the griddle. Food was well made and not just the standard dishes. Specialties included stone bowls - the flank steak and shrimp looked (and tasted) so good that the couple at the...More

Thank Jan S
Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

My new favorite restaurant in San Jose. The stone bowl was so very yummy. Can't wait to go back. The shrimp and flank steak tasted so authentic.

Thank banyansnana
Reviewed April 17, 2016

Nothing really stood out as special at this place. The burritos were average, salsa tasted like it came from costco and the drinks kinda 'meh' (very small). Thought it might be a more local option being a few streets back from the main drag, but...More

Thank travelerbrissy
Reviewed April 16, 2016

We were told about this place while on the way to Tropicana so decided to check it out. It was definitely worth walking the 1 block off the main street behind the fire department to find it. Service was great and the food very good....More

Thank Teester49
Reviewed April 14, 2016

Loved this restaurant. The look and feel of the building (all open sides). Amazing food and even better service. Loved all of our servers. We watched the Men's NCAA Championship basketball game and they were very accommodating to us with the TVs. I would definitely...More

Thank Susy M
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can I get your email so I can contact you regarding me party? thanks
February 13, 2017|
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Response from RPHerradero | Property representative |
thank you
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Hi - I have a few questions regarding a large group event in March can I get your email address? thanks
February 12, 2017|
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Response from zacbarb | Reviewed this property |
I think they would be able to do that. I would suggest a reservation way before and if you have been there, tell them where you want to sit. I have seen groups of about 16 there before, around Christmas. They seem to want... More
HI I am celebrating my 40th Birthday- And would like to host a dinner for around 16-20 people-March 17- Can you send me a menu for groups? Can I make a reservation?
January 18, 2017|
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Response from Mari O | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can make a reservation and you should be able to see to menu on line. We know what we want when we get there so sorry about the menu options
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | De Mayo, San Jose del Cabo 23406, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  San Jose del Cabo
  • Phone Number: 6241574298
  • E-mail
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