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El Mezquite

5 de Mayo S/N | Calle Iturbide #1, Col. Centro, atras de la iglesia de San Sebastian, Bernal 76680, Mexico
+52 441 296 4146
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5 de Mayo S/N | Calle Iturbide #1, Col. Centro, atras de la iglesia de San Sebastian, Bernal 76680, Mexico
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

This place need some adult people to supervise the work of the many teens that are doing the table service. All, including waiters, and hosting are young teens and unfortunately lack of the know-how to perform a good service. I came before to this place,...More

Thank Katsu W
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped in Bernal for lunch on a beautiful cloudless day. Bernal is truly a Pueblo Magico. El Mesquite offers a courtyard setting (as well as indoor service) featuring a mesquite tree (not a surprise) and a gorgeous view of La Pena de Bernal. El...More

Thank Rigana
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Although the menu includes main typical Mexican food, the service is very slow. Last weekend I went with my family and the waiter forgot some of us to be served, he got confused with beverages and at the end the check was a complete mess....More

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Restaurant is really nice and has an awesome view to the Peña. Unfortunately the food is not great and specially don't ask for meat! Prices are average. On the other hand it has a great view so the place it's recommended for taking beautiful pictures...More

Thank enriqueman
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is really well located and has an amazing view, although the best spots are reserved for bar service only. Food was acceptable, and prices are affordable. Service, sadly, was really bad and slow.

Thank Manuel A
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Perfect way to close the day after a hike in the Peña, ask about their tours very informative and professional

Thank Roadrigo
Reviewed 24 March 2017

lovely setting under a huge tree on top of a beautiful hotel, but the service was terrible and food only so.so, really expected more.

Thank cancunrealtor
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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

The service sucks! Its the worst!! , they broke mi credit card, they didnt apologize. About the food they didnt have coffe, the service was very slow! The owner has no idea how to give a good service! If you want to eat and have...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

The food was cold , the service poor. I paid with credit card, they broke it and the tried to glue it back trying me not to realize. When we tried to talk with the owner he was rude and we did not even got...More

Thank Rocío A
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

This place has a great view and the service is good. They serve abundant food that is ok. Probably the best thing to do it to get some drinks and appetizers

Thank leoncioreyes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$16
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 6:30 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 de Mayo S/N | Calle Iturbide #1, Col. Centro, atras de la iglesia de San Sebastian, Bernal 76680, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Queretaro  >  Bernal
  • Phone Number: +52 441 296 4146
  • E-mail
Restaurante "El Mezquite" especializado en comida mexicana en una increíble terraza con vista a la peña y teniendo como testigo de toda esta riqueza histórica, haciendo honor en la elección de su nombre un mezquite de 600 años de antigüedad. Sábados, Domingos, Vacaciones y Días Festivos menú a la carta. Y ahora de Lunes a Viernes tenemos la venta de las tradicionales gorditas de Bernal
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