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447B Elizabeth St, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
+1 519-780-1888
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2015

Homemade right in front of us, with great hospitality and sociable host and hostess, food was fresh and great.

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Thank Michelle M
Guelph, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2015

This place re-opened under a new name and new management . According to the owner, the name will change again, so I wont mention it here. This place is literally like eating in someone's kitchen. They serve El Salvadorian food which is fantastic and carefully made from scratch when you order. Their specialty is Papusa (meat or veg), a stuffed... More 

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Thank Tarquinflimbimwimbim
Guelph, Canada
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2013

Great food , Great service , They do have weird hours but if you manage to find them open you are in for a treat . A+

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Thank Jawajim
Guelph, Ontario
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287 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2013

On Sept 12, 2013 I went out for lunch at Los Abuelos. I ordered two Burrito's, one beef and one chicken. I enjoyed them both, but I had better. I felt that the meat was pre-cooked and warmed up for when needed. The atmosphere is very colorful and very small with about 4 tables. The place is run by a... More 

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Thank goldenboy1947
Guelph, Canada
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2013

I hate to sound like a curmudgeon but we read the reviews here and tried this place and were totally underwhelmed. We arrived for dinner at about 6;00pm and there was no one in the restaurant except a noisey extended latino family who we assumed worked there. They acted like they were surprised that we had come in during what... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2013

This place is small and unassuming, but inside you will find wonders! Fresh, healthy Chilean cuisine that is very good value. The operation is run by a mother/daughter team and gives you the feel of family. As such they really care about their customers and provide very friendly service. Small but great for eating in or takeout.

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1 Thank CHOCLAIR5
Toronto
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2013 via mobile

Grilled chicken on ripe tomatoes and red onion with cilantro and lightly oiled. Very flavorful. Be back tomorrow to try something else.

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Thank apond58
Guelph, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2013

I stumbled upon this place by accident and would state this is a place worth finding. The owners are incredibly kind and friendly and their food is delicious! I had a beef sandwich that was mouth watering called Barros Luco.

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Thank cbell74
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2013 via mobile

Food was fantastic. Don't let the exterior cloud your judgement. This place is clean and cozy and welcoming. A hidden gem if there ever was one. I driven past 1000 times and never knew what I was missing.

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Thank sign_guyonvacay
Guelph, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2013

All of the other reviews are bang on! This place is fantastic, the food is fresh, authentic and plentiful.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 447B Elizabeth St, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Guelph
  • Phone Number: +1 519-780-1888
Description
they have recently opened; family-run business; 519-780-1888; great food; we've eaten there twice and plan on being regular customers.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?