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Restaurante Viva Mexico Tia Lupita

Porfiro Diaz #92, San Juan Cosala 45900, Mexico
+52 387 761 1058
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good26%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“chilli” (10 reviews)
“beef” (7 reviews)
“rabbit” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Porfiro Diaz #92, San Juan Cosala 45900, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A menu full of excellent choices! Delicious food and beautiful presentation coupled with the excellent service made this dining experience exceptionally good.

Thank Chuck M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best, if not the best, places on the north shore of Lake Chapala for Mexican food. The selection was very good, the service excellent and the prices were very reasonable. We dine here several times a month and have never been disappointed.

Thank Jim5909
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have eaten here on several occasions. The specials are outstanding, seating inside and outside, service is always good, waiters speak english.

Thank Terry H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This has been the highlight of our trip, both times we've visited Ajijic. We've made it a point in our three months here to eat everywhere memorable, so many great restaurants! But this is for me the greatest of the greats... A place with steller...More

Thank Jolinda M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our party of 5 dined at Viva Mexico for dinner and truly enjoyed the evening. The wait staff was very accommodating and friendly. The meal was delicious and very "Mexican"! I don't believe anyone in our party finished their entire meals...huge portions! The establishment boasts...More

Thank Barnett1215
Reviewed 14 March 2018

We have been to Viva Mexico twice and really enjoyed it each time. It is located in San Juan Cosala so if you are staying in Ajijic you will need a car, a taxi, or take the bus. The food is very good, authentic mexican....More

Thank Benandjerry97
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Went for supper Friday night...great services....food tasty and very Mexican We had a house guest that wanted an authentic meal....everything was great and affordabley priced

Reviewed 7 March 2018

From the huge mural celebrating Mexican culture on the outside wall of the restaurant, to the dozens and dozens of colorful and intriguing works of art hung all throughout the interior dining room, VIVA MEXICO is a must on your trip to San Juan Cosala....More

Thank BermudaTriangle305
Reviewed 13 February 2018

A hidden gem.. Not only the garden setting is perfect..the food is completely authentic Mexican fare.. Served with a smile & presented with flair.. So many items on the menu sounded mouth watering..it is definitely warrants maybe 2 or 3 more return visits..I would say..a...More

Thank Victoria477
Reviewed 27 December 2017

I have dined at this excellent restaurant many times, both alone and with a number of friends. I have never experienced a meal that I could consider less than excellent. The Owner/Head Chef, oversees the entire meal experience. This is truly a Mexican food experience....More

Thank Wandlust
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David H
19 March 2015|
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Response from frankanddonna | Reviewed this property |
Buenos dias! Closed Thursdays........doors close by 8 most nights! Open for lunch and dinner! Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Porfiro Diaz #92, San Juan Cosala 45900, Mexico (Formerly Restaurante Viva Mexico Tia Lupita)
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  San Juan Cosala
  • Phone Number: +52 387 761 1058
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