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Metate & Salmiana

Calle Positos 79, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 473 597 6338
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“taco” (4 reviews)
“guacamole” (2 reviews)
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Calle Positos 79, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Easily the best place for tacos. Went there with low expectations and the food and service were outstanding. I'll be going back once I return to Guanajuato.

Thank Kidialo
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Was way above my expectations. The food was great, as were the prices. We have found another gem in Guanajuato.

Thank Russell T
Reviewed 9 August 2018

We ate here twice in one week and truly enjoyed both meals. Metate was a place for lighter fare, for artisanal tacos, assuming that isn’t just a snobby way of saying Mexican tacos made with good ingredients. We managed to consume quite a bit of...More

4  Thank Cherry_Wonderdog
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Metate arguably has the best tacos and guacamole in Guanajuato. Mind-blowing flavors, bursting with fresh ingredients, a feast for the eyes as well as the mouth. Service was great both times I was there on a recent month-long stay in Guanajuato. The first time I...More

Thank Marc B
Reviewed 25 June 2018

I've now been to Metate a number of times and the food has always been consistently good. I've probably tried most things on the menu at this point. The calamari taco ranks high on my list, but really I've enjoyed them all. I'm no mezcal...More

Thank ixobelGTO
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We walked up to Los Campos without a reservation, and there was a 3-hour wait on a Wednesday. I asked for a recommendation for another restaurant, and the host directed me to Metate. It was a 7-minute walk, and we were seated immediately. My husband...More

Thank amy_o1234
Reviewed 31 March 2018

The owners of Los Campos have added Metate to their portfolio and arent we lucky. Delicious and inventive tacos, sides and drinks. An intimate space with a delicious menu, and you cant go worng with anything you choose. At this point, I have eaten everything...More

Thank sfschwartz
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Our son and his wife suggested this to dine. A cozy and intimate restaurant and bar. An excellent selection of vegetarian "designer" tacos. Small as they were, they were extremely tasty and different from the usual taco menu. The mixed drinks were generous and powerful....More

Thank Momcat60
Reviewed 3 March 2018

I read the menu and was really excited to try the food, but we tried many different items and a couple were good, but a couple were a little short of the idea. The mezcal list had many items, but these days most folks are...More

1  Thank Tim B
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Here is an informal spot to get good wine, a large choice of mezcals, beer, or Mexican cocktails and combine your beverage of choice with a snacks like tacos with unique combinations of fillings, a plate of tasty roasted vegetables or even a beef shank....More

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Billy J
21 November 2017|
Response from Mykul183 | Property representative |
Yes we do, several selections on the menu are vegetarian and vegan friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Positos 79, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  Guanajuato
  • Phone Number: +52 473 597 6338
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First floor taco bar with full bar and wine list. Second floor lounge and rooftop terrace with full menu, wine list and a wide selection of Mexican spirits and cocktails
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