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Cuesta de Don Vasco # 5 | Patzcuaro, Michoacan, Patzcuaro 61600, Mexico
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
4 days ago
“Very enjoyable”
1 week ago
“Muy buena opción! Great option in Pátzcuaro”
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Cuesta de Don Vasco # 5 | Patzcuaro, Michoacan, Patzcuaro 61600, Mexico
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Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

Have better Mexican food in Los Angeles, Every thing is very plain, they don't even have any hot sauce of any chile... If you hate hot food, this is your place.

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Reviewed December 26, 2016

The food is a very special component in a restaurant experience, but poor customer service cannot overcome the best food. (food was only average at best). We ordered drinks and my wife needed a straw we asked our waiter, after awhile we asked again, we...More

Thank sergiorms
Reviewed December 25, 2016

We enjoyed each and every dish we ordered. The venue is very pleasant and nicely decorated with local art. The house itself is fabulous and the prices were definitely reasonable. The service was a bit annoying and that is the only reason I did not...More

Thank 70ava
Reviewed December 8, 2016

My husband and I had dinner here three times. We had coconut shrimp, marinated steak, fish tacos (My husband did not like that they were breaded.), and rib eye steak. Overall the food was very tasty and the atmosphere is lovely--especially enjoyed the warmth of...More

Thank Mattie S
Reviewed December 5, 2016

The food here was great. Especially the Sopa Tarasca - I tried several versions over the course of a 2.5 week trip and this was definitely the best. Atmosphere was great too. I would have given it a 5 star rating, but I can't stand...More

Thank Cairo19
Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

The Manager especially was surly and when asked a question was not interested in answering. He was glued to his laptop. The food was passable.

Thank peik1
Reviewed November 20, 2016

Authentic Michoacan dishes in a patio atmosphere. Try the Churipo, a caldo P'urhépecha, excellent soup, it's like a meat stew with veggies, a bit spicy. Loved it! Also the Lupita tacos!

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Reviewed November 16, 2016

And a longtime favorite! Between lunch and dinner, we have always found the menu to be well thought out and consistently prepared. Feel is important to us and Lupita's definitely qualifies. We had breakfast, lunch, snack and dinner at various times on this trip and...More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed November 10, 2016 via mobile

All the dishes we tried were very good. Reliable Mexican kitchen and friendly service. Would eat here again.

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Reviewed November 7, 2016

A group of freinds and I went to dinner at Lupitas, and when we asked for the bill we were told we had to pay cash, NO credit cards that night . I told them I did not have enough cash, they told me to...More

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Jaime M
Can someone please send me the number to this location.!?
January 27, 2016|
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Response from wmolmen | Reviewed this property |
The address in Lonely Planet is "Quiroga 5." The answers above tell you how to find it pretty clearly. It is only a block off the main square.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cuesta de Don Vasco # 5 | Patzcuaro, Michoacan, Patzcuaro 61600, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Michoacan  >  Patzcuaro
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Beautiful, new restaurant with wonderful, Mexican/American food. Reasonably priced.As you face the Basilica, the restaurant is located on the left corner.