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Los Generales

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Monterrey, Mexico
07:00 - 00:00
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Not expensive. Good local food. There is parking. Wasn't very busy at morning. Definitely would go again

Thank Martins K
1 review
Reviewed 4 June 2016

The spaces are nice, clean, and well lit. The food options are endless and the taste is fantastic. Really authentic mexican cuisine. Do not hesitate in visiting.

Thank Ale L
Ottawa, Canada
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82 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Very impressive building, ample parking space. Open the doors and you hear live Mariachi. You pay at the entrance, an average of $15-17 dls, but you have probably 25 different dishes to taste. Food is ok, not THE best, but really good. You can order pop or flavour beverages. My favourite is Jamaica ( Sorrell water). Service is very good,... More 

Thank robriones
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Buffet. Lots of Variety. Soups are spectacular. Clean. The goat is delicious! Great option to eat Mexican Food.

Thank Marta B
Memphis, Tennessee
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338 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2016

This excellent restaurant is located in a mall, with easy parking. The food is a la carte, and there are many local choices. Remember Monterrey is famous for meat (including goat) so make sure you order some. Desserts look good too.

Thank Cannuck1964
London, Canada
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 October 2015

I am a fan of Los Generales when in Monterrey; the food taste great and authentic; plus you will enjoy Mariachi music even if you don't pay for it as there is always somebody celebrating a BDay. My favorite dish Cabrito en salsa, of course!!

Thank Maria B
San Antonio, Texas
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242 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Great value buffete at $190.00 pesos ($13.00 us dls.) the quality is good not great, the selección is huge the taste is halfway decent, if you are looking for a fast inexpensive meal with many choices this is a good options.

Thank sergiorms
Henderson, Nevada
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211 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2015

This buffet was recommended by a friend so we decided to give it a try. Personnel at the catering stations are not very friendly and the servers are too busy to really pay attention to you. The quality and taste of the food is average, nothing outstanding. For what you pay, you should be receiving a lot more.

Thank dreamer8313
Lebanon, New Jersey
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1,285 reviews
1,110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 407 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2015

I went to location on Jesus Cantu. I always eat too much at buffets. No exception here. It was easy. Did not taste anything that I did not think was good. Maybe the to-order tacos, they were a bit weak taste for me. Buffet items were nicely served, seemed fresh, great variety. Nice fresh fruit and ice cream for dessert.... More 

Thank Morgan2010
Denver, Colorado
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2014

We only ate there once. We would not go back. The buffet was large, lots of things, but all of a rather mediocre quality.

Thank Shondra L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Monterrey, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Nuevo Leon  >  Monterrey

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?