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La Trattoria de Elena

Calle Jardin de La Union No. 1, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 473 732 2158
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (16 reviews)
“osso bucco” (9 reviews)
“fritto misto” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle Jardin de La Union No. 1, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We are full time travelers and almost always attempt to avoid dining in the tourist areas anywhere we go and stick to locals restaurants, stores, mercado's and cafes. However, La Trattoria de Elena turned out to be a very nice choice on a not too...More

Thank 2WorldGypsies
Reviewed 4 days ago

We dropped in late for some wine and dessert. The host seemed a bit grumpy when we stated that all we wanted was 2 glasses of wine, but he seated us and informed the waiter. We ordered a glass of red and a glass of...More

Thank Jack K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a dinner here at a balcony table. You can't beat the view of the plaza especially on a weekend night when there is so much going on. The wait staff was attentive if not a little too much so. I can't get used...More

Thank prof3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good soup and pasta, pizza was below average tough - doesn't deserve to be number 4 in Guanajuato Definitely overpriced compared to what great value I have received in other places in mexico

Thank 822dan
Reviewed 21 May 2017

The staff is really friendly, the location is amazing and if you are lucky to get a table with a view, grab it. its really quaint. the food is really good and reflects real seasoning and style. prices can be more competitive but the real...More

Thank castrorar
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Loved the garlic pasta. Went twice for it. Great locations. Balcony seats perfect for couples. Good view of the place. Especially night time. Food served is little less than the expected amount (to fill the tummy).

Thank Piyush J
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Made reservation for large group of 10. Apparently felt that this was a TOP restaurant but was disappointed by the small portions I received. Prior to receiving my food they served some bread with butter and some other italian bread. When spreading the butter on...More

Thank binzca
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This was a great place to sit and relax with a glass of wine overlooking the plaza and then enjoy a very good meal. Pasta was done to perfection. Alfredo sauce not to thick and very tasty. My husband had a fish that melted in...More

Thank Holakat
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I was very pleased with my meal here. We had a chicken in a red sauce. It was tender and good. The salad with sliced pear, pecans, strawberries, and poppy seeds was wonderful. Salad was completely safe to eat-we never ran into a problem eating...More

Thank Lukeoline
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Decent meal. Excellent caprese salad. Grilled tuna... over cooked but the mustard sauce was had a nice complex flavor. Not os sure about the plate of "wonder bread" style white bread served?? Otherwise filling and pretty good. Margaritas fairly small....so I had two. Thought it...More

Thank sharem57
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
01:00 - 11:00
01:00 - 11:00
01:00 - 11:00
01:00 - 11:00
01:00 - 11:00
01:00 - 11:00
01:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Jardin de La Union No. 1, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  Guanajuato
  • Phone Number: +52 473 732 2158
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