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Santo Cafe

Campanero 4, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 473 122 2320
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good46%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (10 reviews)
“crepes” (7 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.All hours
Mexican, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Campanero 4, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We just ate an early dinner and all 4 of us enjoyed it very much. Unlike other restaurants rated very highly on Trip Advisor this place was unpretentious and inexpensive. The food was very Mexican but not ordinary. Not too rich. Sometimes they try too...More

Thank dshugar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In our first night in Guanajuato we were looking for a simple but nice place to go for dinner, just to have some acceptable food and a conversation in a relaxed ambience and... bingo! In el Santo Café we found a distended atmosphere and a...More

Thank migelly_fish
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed this cafe a lot. People is friendly and the tables on the bridge are really nice. Do not be in a hurry, though: service is slow, but worth it

Thank gilgo_22
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner here last night and ordered the enchiladas verdes con pollo and the sopa de pollo paired with a local beer which has an infusion of agave which is the same agave from which Tequila is made (same alcohol content...More

Thank FdK_traveler
Reviewed 19 December 2017

What's not to like about a small hip restaurant that packs them in and has two tables outside on the bridge! We were lucky enough to get one of those tables. The Cafe had a nice menu and a good beverage selection of artesanal beers...More

1  Thank BethWallace
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Chorizo quesadillas had promise (large) but were very greasy. Worse yet, the nachos had Luke warm canned nacho sauce poured over them.

Thank David P
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Delicious delicious delicious it’s all I can say. Try the cappuccino rompope and the chilaquiles. No need to make reservation but the service is a little slow. So worth it though.

Thank Clay1707
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Great food, very affordable and good size portions! Love their Aztec soup, the salads, and crepes. Excellent coffee and desserts!

Thank David and Magda S
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We first went here to check it out and had a coffee and tea while enjoying the street scenes from the 'bridge'. While there, we looked at the menu (they have English as well as Spanish) and decided we should come back for dinner sometime....More

Thank Kelly P
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was busy and the service was great. We received big portions of very average tasting food. The salad was big - too much water on the lettuce and way too much lettuce compared to apples, nuts and goat cheese. Less would have been...More

Thank JacqueBig
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$8
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Campanero 4, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  Guanajuato
  • Phone Number: +52 473 122 2320
  • E-mail
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