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Cafe Cortao

Calle Independencia 1150 | Facing Plaza Aranzazu Esq. Galeana, Zona Centro, San Luis Potosi 78280, Mexico
+52 444 188 1885
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“alfredo” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Calle Independencia 1150 | Facing Plaza Aranzazu Esq. Galeana, Zona Centro, San Luis Potosi 78280, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Expect to queue for this place but it is worth the wait. However, once our table was ready we were told to wait at the bar for the owneet to tell us what to order. He questioned us extremely briefly about what we liked (e.g...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

They gladly do substitutions on dishes. Don’t be fooled by the size of the restaurant it’s bigger than it seems. The service is very fast, as it’s usually busy at breakfast. The waiters are very nice and move very fast.

Thank Leonora D
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

I love to Go there the owner is really funny and always smiling with a good face Sometimes we used to sing with the group it arrives there is really so nice to take lunch or breakfast there

Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 29 December 2017

This place is very popular and has a fun atmosphere but your experience here will depend on when you go. If you go in the morning you will be served by the overbearing owner who will basically try to force you to change your order...More

Thank lucyrosem
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Cafe Cortao is extremely popular with the locals. It is always packed! The majority of the reviews here and its obvious popularity would confirm people (locals and non) really love this place. Due to the volume of people pouring in, it's not easy to get...More

Thank nomos
Reviewed 7 November 2017

It's the owner's habit to decide what to serve you based on a few questions he asks you as soon as you walk in the restaurant.

Thank Ana O
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

I showed up just before the opened up at 6:15pm. You can’t tell what it looks like inside at all as the entire town is rustic, but as soon as go in in you understand why this place is such a great place. The food...More

Thank Luis S
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Great place, amazing service warming atmosphere, the owner Alfredo is always there and it's always happy and energetic. My favourite is the Bomba Jarocha, it's an overdose of Mexican flavours.

Thank Ubish A
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped in this cafe to escape the rain and wait on a client for dinner- the coffee was VERY good- bold but smooth- not bitter at all. The cafe had a very comfortable vibe and attentive staff- had 6 small bite-size sugar cookies and a...More

Thank Chellegallo
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

I arrived here with my husband due to some pictures he has seen online. We arrived and we're greeted by the owner with a firm handshake and a warning that the restaurant serves not local food (San Luis Potosí) but food from the state of...More

Thank Monica I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 4
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 1:30 PM
6:20 PM - 9:20 PM
8:30 AM - 1:30 PM
6:20 PM - 9:20 PM
8:30 AM - 1:30 PM
6:20 PM - 9:20 PM
8:30 AM - 1:30 PM
6:20 PM - 9:20 PM
8:30 AM - 1:30 PM
6:20 PM - 9:20 PM
9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Independencia 1150 | Facing Plaza Aranzazu Esq. Galeana, Zona Centro, San Luis Potosi 78280, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  San Luis Potosi  >  San Luis Potosi
  • Phone Number: +52 444 188 1885
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