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Fonda El Itacate

Calle Juan Soto # 4, Xalapa 91000, Mexico
+52 228 165 0663
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
6 Sep 2017
“Traditional breakfast! ”
24 Apr 2017
“Plenty of quantity”
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8:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hours
Calle Juan Soto # 4, Xalapa 91000, Mexico
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Food is really good, just located in downtown, fast service and kind. Chilakiles with cecina my favorite.

Thank opaguioth
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Although is plenty of quantity, the flavor is not that great, the service is also not that efficient. Buuut the variety of dishes is good and the prices are also very good

Thank Tere L
Reviewed 8 February 2017

When you're in Xalapa's downtown there are a lot to places to eat, this is a good option with a variety of meals.

Thank AgustinNahum
Reviewed 13 December 2016

This is an awesome restaurant to have breakfast or lunch, they shoul open late. Food is great, you can have a healthy breakfast for less than $5 US. Hand made tortillas made right on the spot. Great value deals that include fresh pressed orange juice...More

1  Thank Ruben S
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Highly overrated. Service was terrible; I was denied part of the menu because it was 30 minutes to noon. Food was okay but tasted like it was prepared ahead of time. Oh, and I forgot my headphones and they didn't give them back.

Thank Jonathan M
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

The place looks nice but the food was less than average. I had better authentic Mexican food in other restaurants. The chilaquiles tasted fade and you could tell they were prepared in advance.

1  Thank CaptainJY
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This Fonda is really great if you want delicious food at a very good price. The restaurant is in downtow Xalapa and decorated with mexican movie celebrites from Mexico's "Golden Era" from 1940'o '60's. They usually have the "comida corrida" at a good price. Enjoy!

Thank Jalaparoy
Reviewed 9 August 2011

If you've spent more than a few days in Xalapa and were eating out, it's hard to imagine not hearing about this very enjoyable restaurant. The menu appears to be fairly standard fare, but the management must encourage creativity because the chefs occasionally vary from...More

3  Thank Chucumite
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Juan Soto # 4, Xalapa 91000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Veracruz  >  Xalapa
  • Phone Number: +52 228 165 0663
Traditional mexican food... made With local ingredients, a place You must visit when you come to Xalapa.
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