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El Meson de Don Fernando

Avenida Adolfo Lopez Mateos # 914 | Between Alvarado St. Y Blancarte St, Ensenada 22800, Mexico
+52 646 174 0155
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good30%
  • Average23%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“onion soup” (2 reviews)
“guacamole” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Seafood, International
$$ - $$$
Avenida Adolfo Lopez Mateos # 914 | Between Alvarado St. Y Blancarte St, Ensenada 22800, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was craving Chilaquiles con Pollo for breakfast and found El Meson. It is on the Main Street in Ensenada and easy to find. Very good food and locals having coffee and talking.

Thank mottovino
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is good and the service is fast, with very many waiters. It is a bit too conventional Spanish style for my taste (it seems they didn't change anything on the menu since 1976). My advice to the owner would be too be a...More

Thank Herman S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had drinks and apps and relaxed which later became a lot of laughter and celebration of a birthday. The servers were helpful, quick w/service, and polite. The next day we had breakfast there and it was good. Good prices as well.

Thank Rachel Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate outside several times. We never tried inside, but we will one of these days. One of the things that drew us to this restaurant is that the waiters who serve the outside tables all stand at attention nearby, where everyone walks by on...More

Thank LandCruisers
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Had a great breakfast at the outdoor sidewalk dining area. Chose this place because we wanted to sit outside on a beautiful morning and watch the activity of the city. The huevos rancheros were very good. The pancakes and french toast were also very good....More

Thank ArizonaJT
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Had the juevoa rancheros. Tasty but not earth-shattering. Easy to get outdoor seating on a Sunday morning which is a huge plus!

Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

But some food was just ok. The appetizer plate which had taquitos, quesadilla and guacamole was actually the highlight of the meal. Main course of salmon had a sweet taste which no one cared for. Mexican platter with burrito, enchilada and taco was fair. Lemonade...More

Thank MeGusta O
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

I go to El Meson de Don Fernando everytime I go to Ensenada which is at least ones a year, I have been eating there for the past 4 or 5 years and they never disappoint me. The food is always very good (and I...More

Thank Mya A
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Maybe I'm spoiled because I live in Oaxaca, but I was disappointed with the food at this location (although, the price was much better than others on the same street offering very similar menus). The eggs were whisked with milk and flour, the beans are...More

Thank Hans3595
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Nice place, great food, good prices!! The burger was excellent and also the chiles rellenos ( Stuff chiles with cheese )

Thank ahuisanchez
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Adolfo Lopez Mateos # 914 | Between Alvarado St. Y Blancarte St, Ensenada 22800, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Norte  >  Ensenada Municipality  >  Ensenada
  • Phone Number: +52 646 174 0155
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International cuisine and specialty mexican mortars in the most beautiful terrace of the hotel zone of Ensenada.
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