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Casa Mercedes

Calle de Arriba No. 6 | San Javier, Guanajuato 36020, Mexico
+52 473 733 9059
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good9%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork shank” (22 reviews)
“corn cake” (13 reviews)
2:00 PM - 6:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
Calle de Arriba No. 6 | San Javier, Guanajuato 36020, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Las Mercedes is one of my favorite restaurants in all Mexico. I first discovered the place in 2011, and go back every time I'm in Guanajuato. It's a real culinary experience. At casa Mercedes they use local ingredients and recepies that has been in the...More

Thank AneRosnes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My favorite meal in Mexico so far! The waiter had wonderful recommendations and the ambience was also very cool. The food is amazing! The city is also well worth a visit.

Thank 1977Mickey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best restaurants in Guanajuato. Not the usual Mexican food, Prepared with love, care, and an unusual twist of ingredients and herbs. Lovely atmosphere in a house overlooking the city. Owners take a personal interest. HIghtly recommend.

Thank sweetsus2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent upscale Mexican cuisine with a very good selection of Mexican wines. Don't miss the pork shank! Service was impeccable and the view lovely!

Thank jtuna2
Reviewed 11 August 2017

I have visited this restaurant several times with my culinary group. The service and the food have been excellent at times, but the last time I was there...not so much. The last time we were there, they seemed indifferent, the owner spoke at length with...More

Thank CulinarianExpedition
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Great views, but food is average at best. Little flavor and not innovative at all. There are much better places in San Miguel de Allende as well as in Guanajuato. Don't believe the hype.

Thank Gerbil989
Reviewed 17 July 2017

After reading other reviews about Casa Mercedes being one of the finer restaurants in Guanajuato, my wife and I decided this would be our nice evening out during our visit. The culinary trained Chef and grandson of the founder, Mercedes, has used her original recipes...More

1  Thank Paul V
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This was recommended by a friend of ours but she was so right! We had wonderfull special cocktails with an amuse bouche (sope) while the lady of the house explained the different diches. As I said to our friend: this was the first time in...More

1  Thank Pieter V
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Are you ready for a foodgasm? Well you are in the right place, go at dinner time and let the waiter to let you know the recommendation of the day, every plate is perfectly served, the smells, the taste, the ingredients, and the idea behind...More

Thank Paulina M
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

A great restaurant, the food was awesome and the service excellent. The Tocineta and chorizo de atun was exquisite... and in the end the strawberries fascinating if you come to Guanajuato visit this place

Thank Rogoed
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Questions & Answers
24 June 2017|
Response from Rafael C | Reviewed this property |
I remember they had outstanding entrees so however had a bad experience, I had certainly the opposite
24 June 2017|
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Response from dbels | Reviewed this property |
All of our food was good but we didn't have the steak entre.
Bob B
4 January 2017|
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Response from Frank Y | Reviewed this property |
We had another restaurant manager make the reservation for us. You will probably need to find phone number and call.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle de Arriba No. 6 | San Javier, Guanajuato 36020, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  Guanajuato
  • Phone Number: +52 473 733 9059
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