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La Diferencia

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Boulevard Sanchez Taboada in the Zona Rio Tijuana 10521, Tijuana 22116, Mexico
+52 664 634 7078
07:30 - 22:00
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Sun 08:00 - 18:00
Mon - Fri 07:30 - 22:00
Sat 07:30 - 23:00
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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72 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a nice dinner with friends ! Great service and fantastic food starting from appetizers, soups and mains... Highly recommended !

Thank Aadria
Tecate, Mexico
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62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

The food here is great! They have a wide variety of mexican dishes, one of the best is the chiles en nogada, but they're seasonal (around september) and the service is great too!

Thank YepRom-Fam
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

Had a wonderful lunch with my friends. The food was great, excellent service by Rafael, good ambiance, delicious tamarindo margaritas and the crepe and white chocolate cake. I recommend it highly. Good location spacious parking. 🍴🍰🍸🍷🍴

Thank Magaly C
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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This is one of our favorite restaurants in TJ. I believe I have reviewed them before, but we are just blown away every single time we visit. We have never once had a bad experience. The service amazing, and the food is absolutely incredible (not matter what you get). We have never once had bad food or bad service here...and... More 

Thank Mike G
Ventura, California
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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Came here for breakfast on the recommendation of the hotel concierge. Very nice restaurant. Ambience was nice, relaxing music and food was great. Service was excellent. I would definitely recommend.

Thank Rod F
Princeville, Hawaii
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

La Diferencia is a top world-class restaurant. From its warmly inviting Spanish hacienda-style architecture, fascinating traditional foyer and into its beautifully designed tranquil courtyard dining area, without a spoken word, one is warmly beckoned to leave the rest of the world behind and enter a little space of gentile Mexican magic. Staff greetings made my partner and me feel relaxed... More 

Thank DeborahDupre
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86 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Had a great meal here for a Saturday morning brunch around 11:00 am. Not too crowded only 5 minute wait. Very good food. Nice ambiance. Service was good. Had gone to another restaurant that had a one hour wait. They recommended this restaurant a couple doors down, Was very pleased with service and food quality. I would go back definitely.

Thank mlove999
San Diego, California
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339 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Incredible service and food await you here. The decor is traditional Mexican. Food is nothing short of amazing. Reasonably priced with great service.

Thank TheAnvil
Tijuana, Mexico
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Food is good, service is good and the prices are reasonable, this is a Mexican food restaurant that has a good variety and some "exotic" items, overal i would go back again and try other things.

Thank CesarVe
Mississauga, Canada
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138 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Went here with some Mexican friends from TJ. My friend's wife recommended it and she was right. Great ambience, very Spanish feel to it like from Revolutionary times. Traditional ambience. Quiet place. High-class place. Prices reflect that. Catering to rich people. Service was good. Food was fantastic. Felt very satisfied.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boulevard Sanchez Taboada in the Zona Rio Tijuana 10521, Tijuana 22116, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Norte  >  Tijuana
  • Phone Number: +52 664 634 7078
La Diference at Blvd. Sánchez Taboada 10611-A in the Zona Rio, 011-52-664-634-3346

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