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El Herradero Mexican Grill and Bar

| De Mayo, San Jose del Cabo 23406, Mexico
+52 624 157 4298
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lava bowl” (26 reviews)
“shrimp” (88 reviews)
“tortillas” (54 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
| De Mayo, San Jose del Cabo 23406, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 828 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Although we use to go to this restaurant many years ago, it had been awhile so we decided to give it a try. It started out questionable as no one came with a menu or drink order. After about 10 minutes we had to ask....More

Thank Ardy2013
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We go to El Herradero every time we come to San Jose Del Cabo. We love their Molcajete Ranchero (outstanding!), and any choice of their huge, fresh ceviches. Pleasant outdoor atmosphere, slightly off the beaten path, so so delicious. We come here every time. Highly...More

Thank gheyman2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best time to dine is in the evening. I ordered the hot stone steak & shrimp. It was good but extremely hot so use caution when ordering anything on hot stone. Salsa was very good and tortillas are freshly made.

Thank Hoagies
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took a tour of Cabo San Lucas with friends and finished off with lunvh at this restaurant in San Jose Del Cabo. I guess the tour guides must get a cut gor taking the tourists to this place. Anyhow the sea bas we got was...More

Thank Dave J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Close enough to the resort strip to walk to, although we took a taxi and had no problem getting a taxi back. It is a lively restaurant with a wide variety of things on the menu. You can watch as the tortillas are made. The...More

Thank Rufus991
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While on a tour of San Jose del Cabo, we stopped here for lunch. I had the steak fajitas and a margarita, and both were very good. Friendly service nice atmosphere under this quaint palapa restaurant.

Thank NHjo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food and atmosphere here. We had a fantastic seafood dinner here and the service was very good.

Thank ScottFrick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only had 3 days in Cabo and liked our JW Marriott hotel so much that we only left the hotel once to eat out in the nearby quaint town of San Jose (San Lucas would have been a longer ride). The restaurant was recommended...More

Thank delmd2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a day of fishing we took the fillets to Palo to prepare for dinner. We had tuna sushime and Dorado fillets and fish stew. Our son who does not eat fish tried it and loved it. The atmosphere was family style with a lot...More

Thank Beckie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Local Mexican food good food and service but a bit pricey. We have gotten excellent local Mexican for half the price.

Thank Gene B
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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: | 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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