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Rancho Viejo

Maarquez de Leon | One block off Malecon, La Paz, Mexico
+52 612 128 4647
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“arrachera” (53 reviews)
“tacos” (66 reviews)
“beef” (20 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin
$$ - $$$
Maarquez de Leon | One block off Malecon, La Paz, Mexico
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is our third trip to La Paz and Rancho Viejo is always on our list of must do. Great food. Best beef tacos in La Paz. Reasonable prices. Great atmosphere. And excellent , friendly service. Highly recommended.

Thank phyllisy2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best tacos ever I live in la Paz and I think of this place all day long did I say all day long the food is great and the service is unbelievable. Love this place.

Thank bajabillys
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Doesn’t matter what you order will come with very juicy beef that will taste great. It is a simple place in a very easy location my only comment is to improve their salsas a little bit. I know most tourists are not very used to...More

Thank travelmiggy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's worth a trip to La Paz just to eat at Rancho Viejo. I've been stopping whenever I visit La Paz over the past 15 years and there is nothing finer for traditional Mexican food, the Ariacharia tacos are to die for, a steak taco...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 12 August 2017

OMG, I still dream of this little hole-in-the wall. No, it's not fancy, indoor/outdoor seating with fans, no ac, but they give you the makings for the best tacos you'll ever have! All sorts of beef, veggies and pepper sauces. I came here twice I...More

Thank circusgurl
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

You will find the best beef in all of Baja California. Order the aracharra beef bt the kilo and prepare to enjoy.

Thank jenpeter99
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

I really recommended Good tacos Execelle salsas Tacos al pastor and vampiros D best Vey close to the malecon

Thank Alberto M
Reviewed 19 June 2017

An absolute must for a tourist.. This taco place has indoor and indoor/outdoor as well as on the sidewalk tables. I have been going there for 15 years. I go there at east 5 times a year. I only order the "arrachera tocos" they are...More

Thank ilovebajaMX
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We had some wonderful tacos here and the prices are more than fair! It is really good local Mexican food and I can really recommend it. You would not think that when you walk by, but it has actually great food and locals know that...More

Thank Lara2013
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Over several years the quality of service and meals has been excellent. Great tacos arrachera and "vampiro arrachera" and meat cooked in different ways.

Thank MazzoniA58
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maarquez de Leon | One block off Malecon, La Paz, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  La Paz
  • Phone Number: +52 612 128 4647
There are a couple of these, but this one is only open at night - fancier than the malecon partner that serves tacos. Very nice place
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