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Dona Gabina Escolastica

Calle Javier Mina 237 | Back Museum Maz, Zapopan 45100, Mexico
+52 33 3833 0883
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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14:00 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Latin
$$ - $$$
Calle Javier Mina 237 | Back Museum Maz, Zapopan 45100, Mexico
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

Not only a picturesque local restaurant, they also serve very traditional Mexican food with great taste. If you have foreign visitors in town, this is a good option. I recommend “pozole” and for dessert “arroz con leche” “jericalla” and try champurrado!

Thank Tania N
Reviewed 23 May 2017

if you're looking for real Mexican tradition food... you find the right place. It has the taste of a homemade meal! and you'll find something you like. Mexican food can be a little bit greasy but you can also find something not so bad either.

Thank 721perlf
Reviewed 18 May 2017

it's a very different and amazing place, at zapopan downtown, typical and delicious food with friendly atmosphere

Thank Rafael C
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

A new bet from a long time restauranteur. This cozy place features Mexican typical entrees, lots of corn in different shapes, textures and stages; from kernels in pozole to "gorditas", please do not expect any taco bell like shells, just referring to those will place...More

Thank Pedro B
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

This is a small Fonda in a hidden street of Zapopan. Their main focus is Mexican cuisine. We ordered fried tacos and sopitos along with a glass of horchata. We were too full to stand up when we finished eating.

Thank Palemon L
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

This place is a jewel to the Jalisco food heritage, and with it, to the whole of Mexico. The place is crowded most of the time, and you might sometimes have to share tables, which might be awkward to some people. The food however, is...More

Thank Alejandro L
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Four of us went there on a Sunday morning. Did nod have to wait. Variety of egg styles and local dishes, we had pozole and birria (goat), along with freshly made beverages, all very good.

Thank TheRobeMan
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

This place offers the original Pozole and I rather take all muy US visitors here because I know its clean and they get to see how are traditional food places

Thank Francisco R
Reviewed 24 August 2016

If you want to try traditional Mexican dishes cooked right at the spot, this is a reference in the Zapopan downtown area. You won't regret any of the several choices in the menu. Great atmosphere, service and price, this little restaurant is a good choice...More

Thank pacovich
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Great typical Jalisco mexican food. Good quality and portion sizes. Menu doesn't offer a lot of variety but is enough if you are looking for traditional dishes. Waiters are always able to help you. Parking is not easy.

Thank Visor R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:00
14:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Javier Mina 237 | Back Museum Maz, Zapopan 45100, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Guadalajara Metropolitan Area  >  Zapopan
  • Phone Number: +52 33 3833 0883
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