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El Herradero Mexican Grill and Bar

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| De Mayo, San Jose del Cabo 23406, Mexico
+52 624 142 6350
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07:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great service and the stone cooked Baja shrimp was awesome! The prices seem fair, $12-15 a meal. The margaritas looked yummy I will definitely get one next time.

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Thank Em F
nanaimo
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Ive tried them at many different places and Herradero's molcajete's are the best. Great ceviche too. The waiter has made the ceviche dish at our table and it was amazing. Im not sure if they do that all the time though.

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Thank Suzanne2802
Meridian, Idaho, United States
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We go to El Herradero every time we are in the area. Love the molcajetes. Enough food to share. Great prices, good drink, awesome service. We'll be back.

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Boise, Idaho
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47 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had dinner at this place twice. The salsa is so good. It is made with fire roasted tomatoes and chill's. It is not spicy, but it certainly is very, very flavorful. My husband and a seafood molcahete and I had their coconut shrimp. You need to give this place a try.

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Thank Dee T
San Jose, California
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44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

When't to this resturant based on previous reviews thru trip advisor. Originally went to try the seafood Molcahette dish. After seeing others get it I decided it was to much for one person, it had tons of ingredients and after chips and the special habeneros salsa I decided on a what I thought was a smaller entree, wrong, had as... More 

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Shoreview, Minnesota
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We returned to place on our latest visit to San Jose. I must tell you nothing has changed at this place in 7 years and that's ok. We came for the molcajete. It was what they are famous for. So worth it. This time we all shared a chicken a beef and a shrimp molcajete. Yum!!! There was plenty of... More 

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NYC
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74 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate dinner there for 2 nights. Loved the Stone dishes put in the oven. Many diners ordered this. Place was crowded. A good sign Also had the coconut shrimp.

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Irvine, California
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135 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my second visit in three years. Food is consistent in quality though the menu has changed a bit. Family of 6 with an 11yr old boy and we all found something we liked. Had grilled red snapper well seasoned and others in group had the steak and chicken lava bowls. This is an authentic Cabo/Mexican, value priced spot... More 

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Lacombe, Canada
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant as part of a San Jose del Cabo tour. We had the flank steak in a lava rock bowl - highly recommended. Loved the hand made tortillas. The drinks and were great. It is easy to find if you want to walk from the hotel zone. We would definitely recommend.

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Revelstoke
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food and great service! Waiter and staff were super friendly and attentive. Will definatly be back some day.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Seafood
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | De Mayo, San Jose del Cabo 23406, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  San Jose del Cabo
  • Phone Number: +52 624 142 6350

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