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La Escondida

Calle Rio Verde 147, Monterrey 64660, Mexico
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tostadas” (3 reviews)
“cabrito” (3 reviews)
“salmon” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
Calle Rio Verde 147, Monterrey 64660, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 11 July 2017

If you read "mexican food" and think, tacos (with cheese), tostadas (with cheese), enchiladas with a blob of cheddar cheese on top, then... this is not what you'll find here. They have EXCELLENT quality steaks, fish and poultry plates, vegetables and... WINE. A great selection...More

Thank JulioRdz2013
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

This place has been a favorite for Mexican Gourmet food for a long time. Excellent stuffed peppers, Angus beef and salmon. The tuna steak covered with fine pecan was wonderful.

Thank Homero V
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The owner of this restaurant receives clients as if they were dining in his home. He wants you to try the different mexican foods and explains in detail. He is extremely friendly and welcoming as is all of the staff. The service is impeccable. The...More

Thank BiaMello
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We wanted to try "La Nacional" on a Tuesday night and we were 10 from the office but unfortunately there was 45 minute wait at "La Nacional" so we walked and found this hidden restaurant. I got to try "Michelada”, “Mezcal” and “Pollo con mole...More

Thank BearBull99
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Quiet and relaxed atmosphere to spend quality time with valuable clients. Extensive and tasty menu with a classic tilt and a great wine and cocktail list to accompany the great food. I will be back on my next visit.

Thank Aaron M
Reviewed 22 September 2016

The food is very high quality, the staff is great the owner is very nice and most of the time he is there taking good care of the patrons. It has a great and cozy atmosphere, it is a must go when you visit Monterrey

Thank Javier A
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This place has maintained for years its quality and service. The owner, who is an excellent chef, is usually around making sure things go well.

Thank Homero V
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Went to La Escondida with business associates for dinner. Four different entrees, and all four of us enjoyed the meal. Two desserts were ordered and while they were offered to share, I think it was only to be kind. The desserts could make for a...More

Thank nysparty
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

Place is awesome, great atmosphere and even better food, real Mexican food. You have to try the pork, it is so tender you don't need a knife. Service couldn't be any better.

Thank DonatoInWeston
Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

This is a peaceful restaurant, best in the menu iron cooked ribeye brought to the table on a slab of Himalayan salt. Seasoned with herbs it's really tasty and juicy, exceptional service and great background music ! Definitely a place to try specially when the...More

Thank Miguel H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
13:00 - 06:00
13:00 - 12:00
13:00 - 12:00
13:00 - 12:00
13:00 - 12:00
13:00 - 12:00
13:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Rio Verde 147, Monterrey 64660, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Nuevo Leon  >  Monterrey
  • Phone Number: 8348-9816
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