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El Herradero Mexican Grill and Bar

Calle Miguel Hidalgo S/N | De Mayo, San Jose del Cabo 23406, Mexico
+52 624 157 4298
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lava bowl” (28 reviews)
“shrimp” (95 reviews)
“tortillas” (56 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Miguel Hidalgo S/N | De Mayo, San Jose del Cabo 23406, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

We chose this for dinner because on Trip Advisor it was shown as a vegetarian option. When we arrived we were warmly greeted, shown to our table and given menus. I immediately asked about the vegetarian options. The waiter said the only one he knew...More

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed yesterday

At the suggestion of a friend we decided to try El Herradero. This was by far the best meal of our vacation. The atmosphere, the staff and the food were so good. The portions are large and full of flavor ! The flaming Mexican coffee...More

Thank Diana B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really good food, good prices but not Internet connection. The service is the best in town, I will go back and order a meat molcajete again.

Thank Rene C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us by a local “ex-pat.” It surpassed our expectations with WONDERFUL food and HUGE servings (I suggest sharing any of the “bowls.”) The staff was friendly, with great service, food, drinks, and prices. As Arnold would say, “We will be...More

Thank Claire465
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had lunch here on our trip to San Jose Del Cabo. A little out of the way, but we were lead there by an employee at Pancho's Leathers. Had Shrimp tacos and drinks. The guacamole and chips very tasty and tacos were too. That's...More

Thank mexicotraveller2017
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A wonderful evening, great choices on the menu. Although they start you with chips and sauces it is well worth ordering the ceviche-delicious! It was hard to decide what to order so many great choices. Went with one of the steaming lava bowls-delicious and filling....More

Thank Clark P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dined at this Mexican Restaurant on a very rainy night. The place had a nice crowd despite the weather. Started with hot cheese dip with chorizo prepared tableside in a sizzling lava bowl. Quite Tasty! Hubbie and I both had the molcajete. Hot Lava bowls...More

1  Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was here several years ago and again the other day..had the catch of the day..wonderful flavors large portion good drinks great friendly service..the stone bowl looked wonderful but it's a lot of food so next time..reasonable prices

1  Thank DaveSurrey_Bc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Seafood soup=excellent Fish stuffed with seafood=excellent Molcajete bowl=delicious Mezcal margarita= the best I've ever had!!

Thank Kim F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We come to this restaurant each time we are in San Jose. Food is great, service is quick and waitstaff is friendly and efficient. This time we had the Molcajete Don Juan which contains shrimp,steak peppers cheese, etc. with a side of chips and guacamole....More

Thank Vacationman57
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14 February 2017|
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Response from RPHerradero | Property representative |
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13 February 2017|
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Response from zacbarb | Reviewed this property |
I think they would be able to do that. I would suggest a reservation way before and if you have been there, tell them where you want to sit. I have seen groups of about 16 there before, around Christmas. They seem to want... More
19 January 2017|
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Response from Mari O | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can make a reservation and you should be able to see to menu on line. We know what we want when we get there so sorry about the menu options
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Miguel Hidalgo S/N | De Mayo, San Jose del Cabo 23406, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  San Jose del Cabo
  • Phone Number: +52 624 157 4298
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