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Gran Cafe La Parroquia

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Avenida Valentin Gomez Farias 34, Veracruz 91700, Mexico
+52 229 932 2584
Monday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sat 08:00 - 18:00
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116 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Love the lechero. The coffee is very smooth, delicious. Did not eat a meal here, but had a dessert with coffee for three days straight.

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Thank Wendy R
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place to take a cup of coffee and some biscuits. If you want lunch or dinner there are better places to go with better food and a lot cheaper.

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Thank Ari H
Seattle, Washington
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ambiance was mediocre, but we were at the location in the mall. The coffee and food were delicious.

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Thank Brinavet
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was the best food and Cafe Lechero I've tasted!!! amazing place and atmosphere. You must visit this Cafe when in Veracruz!

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Thank Aracely O
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41 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

This place is full of traditions and history - one of the oldest bussiness in town! Their "café lechero" (coffee with milk) is the most common and famous drink. It's served in a very unique way. At evenig, they feature live marimba music. Drinkig a cup of coffee, which by the way, is one of the best coffees in the... More 

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Thank luisalinas
Hayward
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

La Parroquia is an excellent restaurant a walking distance from Emporio Hotel and from other attractions in Veracruz. It is also very close to downtown Veracruz.

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Thank 991edgarda
Houston, Texas
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78 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

In any cafe you would automatically expect wifi, but none here. They have good coffee and snacks. Also serve lunch and dinner

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Thank ASB052
Brooklyn, New York
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428 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We visited the Malecon location, the original. If you're a coffee drinker, you must try the famous Lechero, which is a very strong espresso with hot milk. There are many good menu items and food typical to the area.

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Cary, North Carolina
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

I was a guest of a business partner. They were fantastic host for my entire trip, Mexico City, Guadalajaro and Veracruz. Many fantastic memories but the visit to Gran Cafe La Parroquia was near the top of the list. A simple Tap with a spoon on my empty glass immediately brought a refill of delicious caffe con leche. Although the... More 

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Thank Coastkleer
Zurich, Switzerland
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100 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Although the location is great, this cafe is extremely loud, the service is unattentive, even unfriendly. Coffee and food are ok, but nothing special. Very disappointing....

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Tuesday
08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 18:00
Thursday
08:00 - 18:00
Friday
08:00 - 18:00
Saturday
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Valentin Gomez Farias 34, Veracruz 91700, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Veracruz  >  Veracruz
  • Phone Number: +52 229 932 2584

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