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Gran Teocalli

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KM. 21. 5 Autopista Mexico-Piramides | San Juan Teotihuacan de Arista, San Juan Teotihuacan 55800, Mexico
+52 594 956 3267
08:30 - 19:00
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Sun - Sat 08:30 - 19:00
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Florida, USA
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94 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

After our hot air balloon ride with Flying Pictures Mexico, we enjoyed a traditional Mexican breakfast buffet. The restaurant was decorated for Dia de Muertos. The food and service were both very good.

Thank 2Tuscans
San Rafael de Escazu, Costa Rica
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is the regular stop whenever you take the Teotihuacan Pyramids tour. I really don't get it. The food is not good at all. They have a buffet, though it includes a wide variety of options, it's hard to choose. None of them are good. The best thing of the buffet is the tacos station, however, you have to wait... More 

Thank Ginaescazu
Penuelas, PR
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

This is a buffet based restaurant with many artistic presentations while you eat. The food was good, with a great variety of choices. I suggest to offer different kind of drinks, not only Jamaica.

Thank ruthcaliz
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798 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 388 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

The restaurant is near the Teotihuacan site and is the place that the tourist busses stop for lunch on their way back to Mexico City. Our guide also suggested that we might be interested and so we went. The centrally located buffet has a wide range of dishes which, in some cases needed explaining. However, the food was well cooked... More 

Thank AntarcticBound
Sydney, Australia
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224 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 238 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Okay, maybe this place is for tourist, but hey, we're tourists and we had some really yummy food here. It's a buffet with a lot of traditional Mexican food. Our guide came with us and explained all the dishes. I ate way too much but everything I tried was delicious. They have free entertainment too.

1 Thank Peter D
San Jose, California
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376 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

This is a nice, clean restaurant that you'll visit if you are taking a tour of Teotihuacan with a guided tour. It is meant for tourists only, and is priced accordingly. The service is good and the staff speak at least some English for the most part. The food is of good quality, some of it made fresh on the... More 

Thank Rob C
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

The restaurant is nice place to enjoy a tasty meal, not too spicy for tourist and great flavor for locals :).. The buffet is a great option for around 10.00USD but drinks are very expensive (and not included of course). I gladly recommend to have a nice meal. Just they are not prepared for too many groups at the same... More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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65 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015 via mobile

As part of a tour to the Pyramids our guide took us here for lunch. There was a buffet option or a la carte. We chose the a la carte and had a very good red salmon dish and an interesting chicken and banana dish. The buffet looked to be good value and included soup and quesadillas. The staff were... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2015

We visited as a group of tourists and brought to this restaurant after enjoying very much the historic site of pyramids built by people by a mysterious origin. After climbing one or two we were hungry so we were brought to this restaurant. The food was presented on a long buffet full of delicious food in a very pleasant dining... More 

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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925 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 841 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015

We had a buffet lunch here a while back in this restaurant be fro we went to see the Prymids of The Sun. The food was OK. We had a band playing music.They have a lovely park.

Thank MBB1952

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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
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: KM. 21. 5 Autopista Mexico-Piramides | San Juan Teotihuacan de Arista, San Juan Teotihuacan 55800, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Estado de Mexico  >  San Juan Teotihuacan
  • Phone Number: +52 594 956 3267

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