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Rancho Viejo

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, Latin
Maarquez de Leon | One block off Malecon, La Paz, Mexico
+52 612 128 4647
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“arrachera” (55 reviews)
“tacos” (74 reviews)
“beef” (20 reviews)
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Maarquez de Leon | One block off Malecon, La Paz, Mexico
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Reviewed 31 December 2015

Aside form the fact that at Rancho Viejo 1 kg equals 635 grams, nothing against get rich schemes, they have had and continue to have a SEVERE hygiene issue. Most tequila soaked gringo turistas don;t seem to care, but serving plates stacked with food that...More

1  Thank CUBAJA
Reviewed 31 December 2015

We ate at this establishment several times during our stay in La Paz, and the food was excellent every time! Please know that they do not speak English much, but will do their best to communicate with you and offer you a great experience. My...More

Thank Skittels
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Very casual not fancy inexpensive. BBQ pork chop was very good. Tacos come with a big platter of salsas and other add ons.

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Fabulous food in authentic atmosphere. We went with locals, but if you don't speak Spanish bring a translator app. Menu is in Spanish. Watch out for spicy foods if you can't eat them. The beef is a local favorite.

Thank GAhometown
Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

Whenever we are in La Paz, this is in the top 5 list of restaurants for us. We love the arrachera, whether it is stuffed in a baked potato (papa), in a dish with peppers and cheese, or our latest favorite, a cut of arrachera...More

Thank Katie G
Reviewed 14 December 2015

We were very excited to eat here, as a local had recommended it to us. We were seated promptly for an early dinner, and the restaurant was less than 20% full. My husband ordered an appetizer for all of us, and then each of us...More

2  Thank pasmi00
Reviewed 13 December 2015

I had shrimp tacos dorado. The tortillas were deep fat fried, which I didn't expect, and the shrimp were rolled up inside them. The chicken enchiladas had green sauce over them which was different. I think this is primarily a beef restaurant and that they...More

Thank anna7044
Reviewed 26 November 2015

Nice tacos, excellent baked potato dish. Thanks for making it vegetarian. Service a bit slow, but this is the norm in this country.

Thank TravelingT0by
Reviewed 19 November 2015

Was craving a salad and ordered a chicken salad. Iceberg lettuce with overly salty chicken. The kicker was a bottle of ranch dressing. Really? My husband's seafood chile rellanos were poor in quality. I must say that the aroma of the meat cooking on the...More

Thank Flowergalval
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We have eaten here for years! Many times we have gone here and never had a bad meal!!!! La Paz is our winter Home!

1  Thank Baja S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maarquez de Leon | One block off Malecon, La Paz, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  La Paz
  • Phone Number: +52 612 128 4647
There are a couple of these, but this one is only open at night - fancier than the malecon partner that serves tacos. Very nice place
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