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El Caldero

Insurgentes 5A, town center, San Cristobal de las Casas 29200, Mexico
+52 967 116 0121
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“stews” (8 reviews)
“pozole” (9 reviews)
“soup” (37 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Insurgentes 5A, town center, San Cristobal de las Casas 29200, Mexico
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Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We ordered two different soups (can't remember their names) and both of them were delicious, rich in flavor and texture.More

Thank נופר ק
Acous, Gerente at El Caldero, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2017
Google Translation

Los caldos son alimentos deliciosos, que satisfacen y te hacen sentir en casa, esa experiencia a un gran precio y...More

Reviewed 18 February 2017

This small, friendly restaurant is all about soups. They offer several variations of soups - all of which are representative of Chiapas. The setting is very casual. The wait staff are friendly and facilitating. The bowls of soup are very substantial and the two of...More

Thank DAS102
Acous, Gerente at El Caldero, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2017
Google Translation

Buscamos antes que nada darle ese lugar importante en la mesa de la comida mexicana a los caldos y por...More

Reviewed 13 February 2017

Our first meal in town. Hungry and tired from our red eye fligh, we were greated with a loud welcome from the staff. Soups are served in 2 sizes, large was huge. Lots of choices. Enrique our waiter was pleasant and will give you recommendations...More

Thank Imatwin5050
Acous, Gerente at El Caldero, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017
Google Translation

Buscamos que nuestros clientes descubran que los caldos son para todos, y que para caldos solo El Caldero, con una...More

Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

If you like soup at all, this is your place. Several varieties are available from vegetarian to a wide assortment of meat bases. We especially enjoyed vegetarian and a spicy beef stew this time. Very casual, very cheap, very delicious. Service is very friendly also....More

Thank DebOChicago_IL
Acous, Gerente at El Caldero, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017
Google Translation

Un gran honor tu recomendación y ojalá hubieras llegado más días ya que nuestra promoción FAMILIA CALDERO, te premia con...More

Reviewed 9 February 2017

Most people we talked to seemed to really like this place. I didn't care for my soup, but my husband liked his. One time they had a strolling singer who didn't use an amplifier, and was pleasant. Another time when we passed there was amplified...More

Thank Kathleen J
Acous, Gerente at El Caldero, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2017
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Sin duda buscamos darle un sentimiento más de alegría y de un ambiente especial a nuestro restaurante, tus comentarios nos...More

Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Everyone should try this place at least once. El Caldero serves heart warming soups with authentic Mexican flavour. We tried the chicken with vegetables and beef with vegetables, and the serving size is very large. They also offer tortillas to eat with your soup and...More

Thank Rayromano13
Acous, Gerente at El Caldero, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2017
Google Translation

Y aquí los esperamos! Nos especializamos en caldos y tenemos una variedad de más de 15 caldos con diversos tipos...More

Reviewed 12 January 2017

They have a big menu and lots of different styles of soup for if you having a delicate stomach or your in need of a hearty, healthy meal! In particular I like my chicken soups, priced around 80 Pesos, really tasty and you wont leave...More

Thank timeather
Acous, Gerente at El Caldero, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2017
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Que no gusto nos da tus comentarios y que hayas disfrutado de nuestra cocina y también de la música al...More

Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Among countless Mexican restaurants in San Cristóbal de las Casas is 'El Caldero.' Specializing is creative soups, breakfasts and other carefully-prepared Mexican food, the difference is outstanding quality, friendly service, a central location, all at a great value. Look no further when you want extraordinary...More

Thank SRogers39
Acous, Gerente at El Caldero, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2017
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Nos honraste y diste un alto estándar de calidad que nos esforzamos para estar a la altura de tu amable...More

Reviewed 4 January 2017

El Caldero, has a variety of delicious soups for a cold rainy day in Sancris. You get to taste some of the Mexican flavors.More

Thank abbydelanel
Acous, Gerente at El Caldero, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2017
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Usamos la gran diversidad de caldos y sopas de México pero siin duda con nuestro estilo, ya que creemos en...More

Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Delicious soups and they give you free tostadas sauces and guac to start. Really well priced, my soup was 79 pesos and too big to finish. We came back twice. They also gave us free dessert one dayMore

Thank Katherine T
Acous, Gerente at El Caldero, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2016
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Recuerda que tenemos una promoción especial cada día de la semana, para que hagas tu favorita, los miércoles son de...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 5
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Seating, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 22:00
Monday
07:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 22:00
Thursday
07:30 - 22:00
Friday
07:30 - 22:00
Saturday
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Insurgentes 5A, town center, San Cristobal de las Casas 29200, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Chiapas  >  San Cristobal de las Casas
  • Phone Number: +52 967 116 0121
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