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Casa Mercedes

Calle de Arriba No. 6 | San Javier, Guanajuato 36240, Mexico
+52 473 733 9059
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good9%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“corn cake” (13 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
Calle de Arriba No. 6 | San Javier, Guanajuato 36240, Mexico
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

I have visited this restaurant several times with my culinary group. The service and the food have been excellent at times, but the last time I was there...not so much. The last time we were there, they seemed indifferent, the owner spoke at length with...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Great views, but food is average at best. Little flavor and not innovative at all. There are much better places in San Miguel de Allende as well as in Guanajuato. Don't believe the hype.

Thank Gerbil989
Reviewed 16 July 2017

After reading other reviews about Casa Mercedes being one of the finer restaurants in Guanajuato, my wife and I decided this would be our nice evening out during our visit. The culinary trained Chef and grandson of the founder, Mercedes, has used her original recipes...More

1  Thank Paul V
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This was recommended by a friend of ours but she was so right! We had wonderfull special cocktails with an amuse bouche (sope) while the lady of the house explained the different diches. As I said to our friend: this was the first time in...More

1  Thank Pieter V
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Are you ready for a foodgasm? Well you are in the right place, go at dinner time and let the waiter to let you know the recommendation of the day, every plate is perfectly served, the smells, the taste, the ingredients, and the idea behind...More

Thank Paulina M
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

A great restaurant, the food was awesome and the service excellent. The Tocineta and chorizo de atun was exquisite... and in the end the strawberries fascinating if you come to Guanajuato visit this place

Thank Rogoed
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for an upscale restaurant with outstanding food made with the grandmother style and ingredients, this is the place to go. It had a great view of Guanajuato and it also offers a good wine variety. It has the great Mexican cuisine.

1  Thank Rafael C
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Courteous and warm welcome by Jesus, owner and chef, together with son. Barman, Eduardo, was taught to make bourbon Old Fashion by this writer, who together with his son, has formed a company to make whiskey using Peruvian black corn: we expect to see AMERICAN...More

Thank alyruk
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This lovely restaurant is worth the taxi ride up the mountain on windy little roads ~ wonderful view of the whole city. The food is imaginative and wonderful, and the corn cake desert is very good. We highly recommend going out there for dinner!

1  Thank taoskitty
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Had a great meal. The kale tacos were unbelievable. Great atmosphere. Small restaurant. Recommend making reservations since they only have a few tables

1  Thank ces20033
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23 June 2017|
Response from Rafael C | Reviewed this property |
I remember they had outstanding entrees so however had a bad experience, I had certainly the opposite
23 June 2017|
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Response from dbels | Reviewed this property |
All of our food was good but we didn't have the steak entre.
Bob B
3 January 2017|
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Response from Frank Y | Reviewed this property |
We had another restaurant manager make the reservation for us. You will probably need to find phone number and call.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
14:00 - 18:00
14:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle de Arriba No. 6 | San Javier, Guanajuato 36240, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  Guanajuato
  • Phone Number: +52 473 733 9059
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