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La Catarina

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Av. Morones Prieto 2525, Monterrey 64000, Mexico
83453340
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13:00 - 18:00
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Sun 13:00 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 13:00 - 23:00
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Ottawa, Canada
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165 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here for a lunch with colleagues. The service was very good, and the food choices were dizzying - I wish I could go back, there was so much that looked good! I had a the beef tenderloin, and it was amazing. A colleague ordered fish tacos, of which she gave me one, and they were great too! My only... More 

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Thank BROWMI
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

It is an amazing restaurant that truly celebrates the best of the Mexican cuisine. Not only classic but reinvented dishes that makes you want to come again and again.

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Thank Daniel M
Mexico City, Mexico
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920 reviews
483 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 300 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Maybe for foreigners this place can be great, but is difficult to impress a mexican here. They have dishes from all over the country, and as expected, they are not specialist on all of them, so the outcomes are not the best.

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Thank draghignazzo
Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
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128 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Great place for traditional Mexican food in a pleasant environment. Not as trendy perhaps as other places in Monterrey, but well worth the visit.

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Thank aner g
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The food is good and nicely presented but the best part for me was the dessert! The churros with hot chocolate were so good we wanted more! (Even after a huge meal) and my boss didn't mind at all breaking her diet for the Gloria ice cream and the café de olla.

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Thank LDOtraveler
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The mystic combination of colors, a lady bug as the restaurant's icon, details on everybsongle step, from china to portraits, from entrees to desserts, having the opportunitybto be at La Catarina is having a round trip ticket across Mexico during a meal. A must: tortilla soup with arrachera, empanadas de camaron and cochinita pibil as the main dish. Pairing is... More 

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Thank R. M
Monterrey, Mexico
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103 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

La Catarina offers traditional north eastern mexican dishes such as Cabrito and great beef steaks as well as other regional dishes. Great execution and presentation along with excellent service.

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Thank Viaticatus
Krakow, Poland
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588 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Recommendable!! No disadvantages, and many advantages: interesting entrees (such as sweet pepper with meat), probably one of only few chances for pre-hispaci appetizers (worms, ants' eggs, crickets) and a great choice of tequilas and mezcal, Worth trying!

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Thank Stanislaw1972
Monterrey, Mexico
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105 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

This place brings together the best of two worlds: by side Mexican, tasty, delicious, food with tradition and flavors; and on the other hand the sense gourmet for the creation and presentation of the food. Here you can taste delicacies such as escamoles, grasshoppers and maguey worms, tamales of kid, etc. But also have, Tuna, Salmon, Meat of 1st quality,... More 

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Thank GILBERTOAMG
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Excellent restaurant; typical for people who like Mexican food lie is accompanied by a good tequila to taste the snacks Country It is highly recommended, surely will enjoy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 18:00
Monday
13:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 23:00
Thursday
13:00 - 23:00
Friday
13:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Morones Prieto 2525, Monterrey 64000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Nuevo Leon  >  Monterrey
  • Phone Number: 83453340
Description
The cuisines of La Catarina can be described as 100% Mexican. It is a restaurant in which traditional recipes with strong Mexican roots are presented in a contemporary environment. The restaurant is an homage to Mexican cuisine. Los platillos de La Catarina se pueden describir como 100% mexicanos. Es un restaurante en el cual recetas tradicionales y totalmente arraigadas a sus origenes de Mexico central se presentan en un ambiente contemporaneo. Un homenaje a la cocina mexicana.

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