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Casa Mercedes

Calle de Arriba No. 6 | San Javier, Guanajuato 36240, Mexico
+52 473 733 9059
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good9%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork shank” (22 reviews)
“black beans” (12 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
Calle de Arriba No. 6 | San Javier, Guanajuato 36240, Mexico
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11 - 20 of 310 reviews

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I had a reservation with a week ahead, we arrived after 30 minute walking uphill. It was empty totally, I asked the table in the window the thought about it, after 5 minute deliberation they agreed. We left 2 hours after there were 2 tables...More

2  Thank fcortina
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Casa Mercedes is rated the #1 restaurant in Guanajuato for a reason. It is truly a great restaurant. The inventiveness of the cuisine, the way flavors are played off of each other, the fresh take on Mexican food in an upscale way, and the execution...More

1  Thank Mangare_e_Bere
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We came here on a Friday evening at 7:00pm and made a booking, which would not have been necessary as there were plenty of free tables. The restaurant is very beautiful, and depending on where you sit, you also have nice view over parts of...More

Thank woflmao
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to Casa Mercedes. Atmosphere and service are very good. All of our appetizers (3) were very good. I had the main course of Chamorro which was beautifully prepared and totally met my expectations. My wife's dish was not so good....More

Thank Ginandto
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We arrived for lunch at 2:15 and the place was empty. We were told to make reservations because the place was smallish. So we were a bit worried...but it was weed energy. We had a good waiter, Emmanuel, but he did bring the two soups...More

Thank Fronterizo
Reviewed 9 March 2017

One of the best restaurants, along with Mestizo, we visited during our 6 days in Guanajuato. All dishes were authentic upscale Mexican with superb quality ingredients and appealing presentation. Drink with Mezcal very good, and the pork shank was off the bone good. Dessert was...More

Thank Inge J
Reviewed 1 March 2017

If you have time by all means make a reservation and have dinner here. the wine selection is good and the food enjoyable.

Thank Barbara E
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Breath taking cuisine. Perfect balance, huge personality, exploring and mastering great combinations of regional products. Drinks are unbelievable. Owner is entertaining and warmly welcomes you. Great ambience, guitar live music on the background. This is a must visit place, a true sin if you miss...More

Thank jtiran
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I rarely complain in my TA reviews - usually I just want to highlight the places we have enjoyed and thought were special. Casa Mercedes disappointed us, though, and ruined what was supposed to be a very special meal. I can't guess the reason, but...More

2  Thank BigPyne
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Good food served by an overstretched wait staff. Our dinner was good but not commensurate with this restaurant's rating. More servers are needed to provide diners with efficient service. The evening was somewhat disappointing.

Thank dbels
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Questions & Answers
24 June 2017|
Response from Rafael C | Reviewed this property |
I remember they had outstanding entrees so however had a bad experience, I had certainly the opposite
24 June 2017|
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Response from dbels | Reviewed this property |
All of our food was good but we didn't have the steak entre.
Bob B
4 January 2017|
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Response from Frank Y | Reviewed this property |
We had another restaurant manager make the reservation for us. You will probably need to find phone number and call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating
Good for
View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
14:00 - 18:00
14:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle de Arriba No. 6 | San Javier, Guanajuato 36240, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  Guanajuato
  • Phone Number: +52 473 733 9059
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