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Cuesta de Don Vasco # 5 | Patzcuaro, Michoacan, Patzcuaro 61600, Mexico
08:00 - 22:00
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Thu - Tue 08:00 - 22:00
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Phoenix, Arizona
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77 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is probably the best restaurant in town! The food is amazing and there is enough variety that I was able to choose something different every time. The Arancharra Steak was delicious and the best Guacamole. The restaurant serves Italian style pasta as well!

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have better Mexican food in Los Angeles, Every thing is very plain, they don't even have any hot sauce of any chile... If you hate hot food, this is your place.

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San Antonio, Texas
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218 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is a very special component in a restaurant experience, but poor customer service cannot overcome the best food. (food was only average at best). We ordered drinks and my wife needed a straw we asked our waiter, after awhile we asked again, we were seating in front of the bar, for some reason he walked towards the back... More 

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Beijing, China
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed each and every dish we ordered. The venue is very pleasant and nicely decorated with local art. The house itself is fabulous and the prices were definitely reasonable. The service was a bit annoying and that is the only reason I did not give them 5 stars. Good internet connection

Thank 70ava
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

My husband and I had dinner here three times. We had coconut shrimp, marinated steak, fish tacos (My husband did not like that they were breaded.), and rib eye steak. Overall the food was very tasty and the atmosphere is lovely--especially enjoyed the warmth of the wood fireplace. I read another review that mentioned upsells. That happened to us--the waiter... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

The food here was great. Especially the Sopa Tarasca - I tried several versions over the course of a 2.5 week trip and this was definitely the best. Atmosphere was great too. I would have given it a 5 star rating, but I can't stand upsells. For some reason when the waiter asked if we wanted guacamole, I said sure.... More 

Thank Cairo19
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

The Manager especially was surly and when asked a question was not interested in answering. He was glued to his laptop. The food was passable.

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South Florida, Florida
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Authentic Michoacan dishes in a patio atmosphere. Try the Churipo, a caldo P'urhépecha, excellent soup, it's like a meat stew with veggies, a bit spicy. Loved it! Also the Lupita tacos!

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

And a longtime favorite! Between lunch and dinner, we have always found the menu to be well thought out and consistently prepared. Feel is important to us and Lupita's definitely qualifies. We had breakfast, lunch, snack and dinner at various times on this trip and were very satisfied.

Thank Neil C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

All the dishes we tried were very good. Reliable Mexican kitchen and friendly service. Would eat here again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cuesta de Don Vasco # 5 | Patzcuaro, Michoacan, Patzcuaro 61600, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Michoacan  >  Patzcuaro
Beautiful, new restaurant with wonderful, Mexican/American food. Reasonably priced.As you face the Basilica, the restaurant is located on the left corner.

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