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5 Oriente 206, Puebla, Mexico
+52 222 232 4813
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Los Angeles
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The buffet had great variety, from salads and hot entrees to desserts. However, I was a very careful gringa, eating only things that were cooked or peeled, so I didn't eat a lot of the salad items. But what I had was all quite tasty.

Thank Adseldon
San Francisco, California
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good place, with enough variety of dishes to be full just by tasting a bit of each. All very tasty (even for a non-vegetarian).

Thank DadaGoesAround
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

Went because lonely planet recommends it for vegeterians. The food was honestly the worst I've had in a while. Soup was almost ok, and my main dish was unedible.

Thank Yaara K
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

I highly recommend to try this vegetarian buffet. I went there on Saturday brunch with my friends. Something like 100 pesos (if I remember correctly ).

Thank Miho E
Leeds, United Kingdom
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253 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 250 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 3, 2016

What a find for a healthy lunchtime meal and amazing value for money. 89Mxn for the buffet, which had over 10 hot choices, lots of salads, a soup, an array of desserts, and juice. We returned the following lunchtime and enjoyed it a second time around.

Thank yorkspuds
Melbourne, Australia
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177 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

After eating what feels like only meat and tortillas for weeks, this place is a welcome change. The lunchtime buffet is great value at 84 pesos. Good selection of salads, soup, a range of cooked dishes, desserts as well as bread rolls and juice of the day. The restaurant is also housed in atmospheric courtyard building. Staff are friendly and... More 

Thank Konrad M
Clearwater, Canada
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97 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2015

La Zanahoria is a good choice for vegetarians or if you want to take a break from meat. I was in town attending the Spanish Institute of Puebla and I think I ate there a little too often. I usually chose the buffet because the salad bar is quite good and the fruit/dessert bar is good as well. The entres... More 

Thank samcan8
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361 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 446 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2015

Are you a vegan or vegetarian and desperate of all the meat dishes served in restaurants alla over Mexico? Well, this is your place! And you don't have to speak Spanish to order or ask what the food is made of, because it's a buffet, so you can see yourself what you eat. And there are not only salads, but... More 

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San Francisco, California
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75 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2015

I was so delighted to find this place. I got to try chile en nogada and a mole that I knew didn't have any chicken stock. Mole was particularly good and filling. Very good prices and suprisingly (shockingly?) crowded with locals on the weekends - but plenty of seating. Conveniently near the Zocolo. I'm not sure if there is a... More 

Thank CatM211
Brooklyn, NY
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34 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2015

As a non-meat-eater, I appreciate having choices like this, and an opportunity to try "typical" dishes with meat substitutes. I had a large pina torta here--ham and cheese and pineapple on a big roll. It was fine, obviously not as good as the original would have tasted; the french fries were greasy but pretty good. There are many juice options,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Oriente 206, Puebla, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Puebla  >  Puebla
  • Phone Number: +52 222 232 4813

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