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La Cantera Musical

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Calle Tacuba 2, Zacatecas 98000, Mexico
(492) 9 22 88 28
1:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sun 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 1:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Vancouver, BC
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55 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I visited here in the company of a work colleague during a business trip. I'm so glad I took his advice and recommendation - both for the venue and the meal. Seriously, have the Mulcajete Arrachera with tacos. It is not as spicy as you might think and the hot bowl it comes in is delightful. Ask for a spoon... More 

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183 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016 via mobile

The food was very good, well served and decently priced. The place was empty on a Sunday afternoon. But I do recommend

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Gatineau, Canada
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

A small, but authentic menu. Very friendly staff. Serves a decent wine (so my wife tells me). Good value for dinner.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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44 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

We wanted to taste some local food and were recommended this place by lots of people, including the hotel manager. We went to try el Asado de Boda which is the specialty in Zacatecas. The food is very good and the attention is good also. We went after a long weekend so there were very few tourists and we had... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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144 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

I was recommended this place by my hotel when I asked for a good Mexican place nearby the sights. It is a stone's throw from the Cathedral, and so it is convenient. The fare is very Mexican, and decidedly Zacatecas-inspired. I only saw Mexicans while I was there, so I guess it is a good sign...

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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015 via mobile

After going to Cerro de bufa, we asked the taxi driver for a place of authentic Zacatecas food and he brought us to this restaurant. We met the chef right off and he was very nice.he suggested a couple of dishes and we were not disappointed. There was a singer playing a guitar playing singing beautiful songs. Back to the... More 

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Tempe, Arizona
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132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Right across the street from the Hotel Reyna Soledad. Large restaurant in the lower level of the Mercado with simple but fine decor. Serves basic Mexican staples while Ranchero music videos playing on the TV. Good arranchera

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Zacatecas, Mexico
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

the restaurant its very nice, the food is well prepared and tasty. i tried the Asado de boda its a traditional dish from the region and it is used to be served in the weddings as mail meal. its like work in a especial chile sauce but little sweet , delicious . ah but don't forget to taste the desert... More 

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173 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

It is a traditional place, but very crowded, not great service, the food is just like any other fonda style restaurant in Zacatecas, probably there are many better. It is not bad. not great.

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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

Some people recommended me to try "Asado de Boda", so I went to La Cantera Musical and placed my order for this traditional dish made out of pork in a sauce of pasilla chiles. The order was served promptly and despite the runny sauce ( the original picture showed more of a thick sauce), the taste was good, not spicy... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Mexican, Latin
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
1:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Tacuba 2, Zacatecas 98000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Zacatecas  >  Zacatecas
  • Phone Number: (492) 9 22 88 28

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?