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Camino a la Poza 282 | Posada La Poza, Todos Santos 23300, Mexico
+52 612 145 0400
11:30 - 15:30
17:30 - 21:00
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Fri - Wed 11:30 - 15:30
17:30 - 21:00
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Yountville, California
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every meal...from breakfast to a lunch on the upper deck to a quiet dinner, in the dining room with a view of the Pacific....excellente!

Thank Jake C
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We decided to make our way through the gate, walls and security around Posada Del Poza and to ElGusto for a late lunch/early dinner. Despite the somewhat fortress feeling, odd hours and no access to the gardens it was worth it. The staff and service were very gracious and friendly. The view from the Whale Deck is fabulous. The small... More 

Thank Birdingfoodies
Sacramento, California
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32 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We were lucky enough to enjoy Christmas dinner with Lily and Juerg (sp?) and their cordial staff. We had attempted to go there the previous evening, but were too late (and they don't serve dinner every day, so check ahead). Everything was perfectly cooked, and they were so gracious to accommodate my vegetarian diet on an evening they were offering... More 

Thank Amanda M
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We are so glad we made reservations (which are now essential) for this out-of-the-way but restaurant and hotel in a spectacular cliff-side setting. Come for the sunset, and stay for the warm, fascinating stories the hosts may offer. Rarely have we been so warmly received from the hosts, and left feeling like we had a unique experience.

Thank DCDoug
Seattle, Washington, United States
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I took my wife here for her birthday and had a very special afternoon dining on the upstairs deck overlooking the sea and sweeping views of the lagoon grounds. It was memorable in every way. The food was very fresh and creative. We had a delicious flan desert and sat there for a long time just enjoying the unique atmosphere.... More 

Thank Eric H
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

I stayed at the hotel Posada La Poza and ate several times at El Gusto. Each morning we had delicious fruit platters with a really good yogurt, and yummy egg dishes. For lunch one day I had a house salad with a type of steak on top that was excellent. The chicken mole I had for dinner was one of... More 

Thank Lindsay D
Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

The drive up there was rough due to the dirt road and it was a little pricey. The staff was very friendly and the grounds looked very pretty.

Thank sarabeth008
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

First time in Todos Santos, so we were scouting for a place to eat. Followed the signs to a remote location off a long rocky dirt road. It's located in Hotel Posada La Poza (boutique hotel w/8 rooms). The ocean views, rooftop dining, great food and good service made it totally worth it! We were there for an early lunch... More 

Thank Cheri14
Livingston, United States
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016

No trip to Todos Santa (or Cabo San Lucas) is complete without lunch at El Gusto. Located in a small boutique hotel near the ocean in Todos Santos, this gem of a place (slice of heaven, really) offers unpretentious, utterly fresh, beautifully presented dishes. Using the freshest of ingredients, the house salad is a feast for the palate and the... More 

Thank Ruth W
Bellevue, Washington
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

This restaurant is located at the Posada La Poza hotel. It is certainly the best food in town. It is small, quiet and with an excellent menu.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$20
Mexican, International, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:30
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:30
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:30
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:30
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:30
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:30
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Camino a la Poza 282 | Posada La Poza, Todos Santos 23300, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Todos Santos
  • Phone Number: +52 612 145 0400
Wonderful location on the shore of the Pacific to enjoy your lunch or dinner. Lunch is being served on the terrace overlooking a freshwater lagoon with an active birdlife. Dinner is offered indoors due to the cooler evenings and some upcoming winds. In Summer, we also serve dinner on the terrace. The terrace is called whale deck due to the wonderful view on passing whales in season (Jan - Mar). We serve day-fresh seafood and well cured prime cuts. Organic salads and vegetables from the region are a must. And we also speak Vegaterian and Vegan. Dinner reservation required.

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