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La Fonda de San Miguel Arcangel

) #226 of 992 Restaurants in Guadalajara ₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Calle Donato Guerra 25 | Centro Historico, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
+52 33 3613 0809
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“mango” (4 reviews)
“huitlacoche” (2 reviews)
“pollo” (3 reviews)
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Calle Donato Guerra 25 | Centro Historico, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
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Reviews (240)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Kept waiting a long time for mediocre traditional Mexican food on a night when the restaurant was sparsely attended. Will not be back for dinner.

Thank richard s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great spot for tourists because it is chock full of traditional Mexican patio sculptures and art.

Thank SuZAnnemariposa
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The location is a few blocks from the Cathedral in Centro in an area which has a lot of Chinese restaurants (surprise). Big room, great service, fun art work everywhere. Best part - The Food was excellent and the Margaritas were great. After 8 years...More

Thank OgreYVR
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I see the reviews for this place and was very excited to have a lunch there... what a deception! The place is exquisite and exotic but the food is terrible. I asked for a salmon and received a fish that looks more like a tilapia...More

Thank mattos_family
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This beautiful building constructed in the early 1600's was a convent and more recently is now a restaurant. We ate here twice in the last two days (unusual for us) and will likely go again before leaving this area. I suggest taking time to walk...More

1  Thank Steve R
Reviewed 19 February 2017

For a Saturday night it was pretty sparse. Other places we passed while walking there had lines out the door. The food is toned down for the tourist taste. Flavors seem to be suppressed. Good for those from the mid-west who don't like too much...More

Thank seanrobertgerrity
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I read about this restaurant in one of my tourist books so we walked over from our hotel. The restaurant is dark - I had to use my cell phone flashlight to read the menu. My son had steak and I had prawns. We had...More

Thank yellowcat95
Reviewed 3 December 2016

A must try! What about having a couple of very affordable and very generously served margharitas (56 pesos) while waiting for your order in the beautifull surroundings of an ancient colonial convention? Hard to béat for a culinary start. Well it gets still better after......More

1  Thank Stuart W
Reviewed 26 November 2016

The meal was very good Mexican food. We had to wait a long time for it to come but once it arrived it was very good. They could have brought our mango guacamole before the other food so we would not have had to wait...More

Thank suzannecurtis
Reviewed 7 November 2016

La Fonda de San Miguel Arcangel is one of the best options for travellers looking for quality food in an amazing setting in the historic city center of Guadalajara. Housed in the now-enclosed courtyard of a one-time convent, the restaurant has abundant natural light during...More

Thank Brad N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 13
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 00:00
08:30 - 00:00
08:30 - 00:00
08:30 - 00:00
08:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Donato Guerra 25 | Centro Historico, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Guadalajara Metropolitan Area  >  Guadalajara
  • Phone Number: +52 33 3613 0809
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Fine Mexican Restaurant. You just need to visit this beautiful place, so you can travel in time an feel the old Mexico. A must visit place, if you travel to Guadalajara.