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La Gran Via

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Av. Venustiano Carranza No. 560, San Luis Potosi, Mexico
+52 444 812 2899
13:00 - 00:00
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Sun 13:00 - 19:00
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first stop in our road trip visiting the South of Mexico. This place look quite elegant and service is really good. There are plenty of different options in the menu, from entrees to main dishes, and desserts. Have to admit the Spanish options were not the best I've ever had (were still very good), but we loved... More 

Thank Francisco V
Guatemala City, Guatemala
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600 reviews
319 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

This is a traditional and elegant restaurant in SLP, at an antique house from the beginning of the 20th century. Neat decorations, simple, but elegant, with white tableclothes and everything in place. Specially to enjoy Spanish dishes. Good service. Medium range prices. Recommended for dinner.

Guadalajara Metropolitan Area, Mexico
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

this is a classic, old world style, dining excursion with elegant service and excellent food. I had the pork shank and the meat literally fell of the bone. A knife was not needed. If you enjoy a quiet, old fashioned dining room, attentive service and classic Mexican and Continental dishes this is a must i San Luis Potosi.

Thank Edward R
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62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The setting is very attractive & comfortable. The staff is well trained, very accommodating & its priced accordingly. I would return because its a quality operation.

Thank John L
Highland Park, Illinois
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117 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Good food and service in a beautiful building. They have a great variety of Spanish and Mexican plates.

Thank Jurgen P
Vancouver, Canada
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647 reviews
451 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 266 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Went on a Sunday with a reservation for 5:30 (it closes at 7). Arrived early (5). Sat immediately in the entry dining room (restaurant has several side rooms). Band was playing (5 people) too loudly. When they finished a pianist started in the bar area which was far nicer. Service is good but we felt rushed, maybe due to the... More 

Thank Ted M
San Luis Potosi, Mexico
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

It is a Spanish restaurant that has more than 20 years and still is one of the best in the city. The food is delicious and the attention is awesome. I recommend it also because is close to the center of the city.

Thank guillermo g
Medellin, Colombia
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38 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

First day in San Luis Potosí and our first restaurant. It was a good choice thanks again to Trip Advisor. Waiters in black bow ties did not miss a thing. My wife had aged beef. I asked our waiter to surprise me. I had perfect salmon. Never tasted better. They made a special pasta for our daughter. The house wine... More 

Thank Rick S
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51 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

This is a question of preference and not always a negative but to me Gran Via is stuck in the past. It would be my grandfather favorite restaurant. The setting has some caché and with some tweaks could be perceived as boutique while being of timeless elegance. The food was comforting but also very much from 30 years ago. Even... More 

Thank GeorgesTravel
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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

I loved the food here! The atmosphere is elegant and there were lots of businessmen. The paella was great as was the fish with shrimps and dressed with a creamy sauce, delicious, though cannot remember the name. The basket of bread was soft but be careful with the sauce as it has jalapeño peppers and it was really hot. Service... More 

Thank Pilar P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 19:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Venustiano Carranza No. 560, San Luis Potosi, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  San Luis Potosi  >  San Luis Potosi
  • Phone Number: +52 444 812 2899

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