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Sanborn's

) #226 of 545 Restaurants in Tijuana $$ - $$$ Mexican
Plaza Rio shopping center, Tijuana, Mexico
+52 664 684 2687
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good30%
  • Average24%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
21 Jun 2017
“Good Service and Decent Food too”
13 Mar 2017
“Restaurant not up to par”
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CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Plaza Rio shopping center, Tijuana, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 21 June 2017

Been here a few times and the service is excellent and the food above average. Nice place and very reasonable too.

Thank kevin s
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We took friends visiting from Spain who had dined at other Sanborn's in Mexico. They thought this was the worst one they had ever been to. The service was S--L--O--W and they didn't have everything on the menu. The restaurant itself was pleasant, but we...More

Thank Delmarbeachwalker
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Within the Sanborn's Department store, with underground parking. The food was very good, and I loved the waitresses Mexican uniforms, service was very good. Wide variety of choices.

Thank Teenzone
Reviewed 7 July 2016

A decent middle class place to grab some food, meet someone for a business lunch, hang out for half an hour... you get the idea. Frequented by locals as well as timid tourists who feel they don't dare to try the little holes in the...More

Thank Not Y
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Well, Sanborn's it's a most if you are in Mexico for some time. The food is great Mexican food and will meet your expectations every time. They have a buffet that it's very good and if you have time, go to the bar, drink and...More

Thank Richard V
Reviewed 21 April 2016

In the center of Tijuana, among shops the cafe of Sanborns is located. The cafe is good. The personnel are polite. We have ordered chicken soup there. Soup was very tasty. I have written a response in the book of cafe. Good ratio price quality.

Thank Vladimir S
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

I've lunched at the Revolucion restaurant a couple of times lately. Both times the same waitress served us and does she ever have a big chip on her shoulder. Slow as molasses in January. Indifferent. Uncaring. I assume there is no manager as I haven't...More

Thank VallartaFan649
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Yes at one time just about every Sanborns sits on what used to be a Denny's! However with a Mexican flare of cafeteria food. The enchiladas and chilaquiles are bland and so lifeless. I pass on Breakfast there.

Thank Jiro_Kaneshiro
Reviewed 2 February 2016

Sanborn's is delightful, and I start each visit there right after checking in, usually to Hotel Ticuan. The servers wear traditional Mexican dresses, and the atmosphere is clean and genuine. Only the menus in Spanish have the prices. There is a very nice buffet available,...More

Thank BiffCanlett
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Whenever I go across the border, I love going to Sanborn's. Their food is a good sample of Mexican cuisine perhaps not with all the extravaganza yet it's flavorful! However , the best part is not only this but it's that along with this you...More

Thank CaroWright
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Rio shopping center, Tijuana, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Norte  >  Tijuana
  • Phone Number: +52 664 684 2687
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