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La India Bonita

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Calle Dwight W. Morrow 15 | Colonia Centro, Cuernavaca 62000, Mexico
+52 777 312 5021
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08:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 18:00
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Cape Cod, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful food, reasonably priced in a great atmosphere. La India Bonita was the Cuernavacan lover of Maximilian, last emperor of Mexico.

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Thank Tuggee1234
Clovis, California
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205 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I wish there was two ratings possible - one for the food and one for the service. We were the only ones in this restaurant for dinner on a Friday night from 6:00 to 8:30 pm. And it took that long to have dinner for two. I think you get better service when a restaurant is busier because the waiters... More 

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Thank MsCathleen
San Diego, California
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved everything we tried...caesar salad, main courses and the most delicious flan all at a reasonable price in a beautiful garden setting..

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Thank elizawrite
Chicago
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful outdoor dining courtyard, but the food was virtually inedible, the service thoughtless. I was only one of two tables in the place and yet I had to flag down the server twice. They so didn't care. Though I only ate half of one of the three quesadillas, the server didn't ask me why, he just picked up the plate... More 

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Thank ChicagoMan09
MN, USA
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117 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

The story of the Restaurant, former villa, is reason enough to visit and imagine what transpired withing the walls of the delightfully restored structure. Courtyard dining wonderfully complimented by beautiful plantings, it is an oasis in an oft time busy city of dense traffic and bustle. The menu is not primarily "Indian" food, but regional dishes. My one meal taken,... More 

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Thank jesseMN
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Been twice. My favorite restaurant in valley of Mexico. Mole flavorable. Chile nogada incredible. Next time it's filet. Salmon excellent.

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Thank Russell H
Albany, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Sitting in the old home of the US Ambassador and eating essentially the same food he would have found in Cuernavaca in the '30s, was a real nostalgia trip. The food is not spectacular but the service and setting are lovely.

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Thank sjc2013
US
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170 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

Ate here two different times during a 2 week stay in Cuernavaca. The garden is really nice. We found the food to be very good. Make sure you try the guacamole with the chicharron chips. We also had the chile relleno and the arranchera steak. The appetizers they serve are very good. We found the service to be very good... More 

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BC
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

We came for dinner on a Saturday night. The garden setting is lovely, it was not busy. We each had a different soup, and I had Chiles en Nogada for a main course. Food was satisfactory, nothing too memorable about it. Service was efficient, but not overly friendly. I would pick somewhere else if I was to return to Cuernavaca.... More 

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Cuernavaca, Mexico
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016

You must try "chiles en nogada" around the month of october. The garden, the service and the food are excellent.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 18:00
Monday
08:00 - 18:00
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: Calle Dwight W. Morrow 15 | Colonia Centro, Cuernavaca 62000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Morelos  >  Cuernavaca
  • Phone Number: +52 777 312 5021

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