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Roberto's Restaurant

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Poniente 35, Ajijic 45920, Mexico
+52 376 766 1616
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Ajijic, Mexico
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243 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had been here before when it was owned by former owner. The chef may be the same but the taste and quality of the food was much better. Very nice selection on the menu. Homemade desserts were excellent. Opened until 9pm except for Monday and Tuesday. Good to know because we will be back.

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Thank PapaMarkie
Edinburgh, Scotland
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165 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only managed one visit this year but the food, service and value didn't disappoint. Love the courtyard setting and the 2 for 1 nights.

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Thank Alan S
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of us decided to give Robertos another try after we heard that new owners had taken over. The food was poor at best. Our vegetables were cooked to the point that the color was gone. The presentation was sloppy and the food was overflowing the plates. Several plates were badly chipped and the fabric covered chairs and cushions... More 

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Ajijic, Mexico
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

The garden is nice and the music was fabulous but the food was less then average if not priced well- two for one night and full of retirees . More like moms cooking, over cooked veggies, pasty sauce and cool rice. We won't be going back.

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Ajijic, Mexico
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed March 30, 2017

Roberto's is a fabulous place to eat. The staff are very attentive and friendly. The food is excellent, and the presentation is amazing. The deserts are very decadent. I would highly recommend this restaurant.

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Thank Cyndi572
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Our food was a disaster and the service unfriendly, we will not be returning. Our friends had already told us about the place but we wanted to do it to find out if there were other options but we were wrong

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Surprise, Arizona
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36 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed March 9, 2017 via mobile

Roberto's is a lovely spot with great food and service! A few friends for an impromptu lunch, or a group of 8-10 ladies with a few husband's at a different table across the restaurant. They provide great service with separate checks for each of us (there were 8 at lunch today), and regular refills on all beverages. I had fish... More 

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Westlock, Canada
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127 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed February 19, 2017

Not impressed. Slow service with average food made this stop a one and done. Had the Chinese ?? Special. Cold and unappealing. The drinks were abundant which was the only saving grace.

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Colorado
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed February 17, 2017

We regularly go to Robertos several times a week either for lunch and dinner. The food is consistently good and well-seasoned. The owner is always welcoming and accommodating-checking to see if the food is up to par. We love the ambiance. One of my favorite dishes are the fried oysters. The oysters are always very fresh and fried to perfection.... More 

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Parksville, B.C.
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed February 14, 2017

We've eaten there several times and found the food, service and ambiance delightful. The live music was entertaining. Although, the dance floor was a bit restrictive.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Poniente 35, Ajijic 45920, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Ajijic
  • Phone Number: +52 376 766 1616

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