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La Gringa

Lazaro Cardenas 7, Cuernavaca 62320, Mexico
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pineapple” (3 reviews)
“taco” (4 reviews)
“pastor” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Spanish
Lazaro Cardenas 7, Cuernavaca 62320, Mexico
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Reviewed 10 January 2017

This taqueria has hands down the best gringas in Cuernavaca! For those of you that don't know, Gringas are a Taco of Pastor (seasoned beef) in a flour tortilla with cheese (and pineapple and coriander as optional). They go great with green sauce or red...More

1  Thank Sebastian R
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I love eating tacos. The advantage is that you can order just one and if you are still hungry, you can order another, which is brought to your table almost immediately. Lately, I have been ordering the Alhambre Pastor, which (if you are hungry) is...More

Thank NomadicAdventurist
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Being a Mexican I can tell if you are a foreign you have to try this and if you are a Mexican and you don't like it consider changing your nationality. About the restaurant, very quick service, cheap and outstanding quality (especially the "salsas"). Don't...More

Thank Luis A
Reviewed 4 November 2014

A variety of tacos with delicious salsas and all the toppings - lime, onions, cilantro, pineapple bits, radish slices. Great for lunch or late night snack.

Thank maguey
Reviewed 5 June 2014

Some of the best tacos you'll have is in this unassuming place. While the Al Pastor is definitely their mainstay, tacos de arrechera (marinated beef) takes the prize for me. It is over twice the price, but the tacos are so cheap, you're still only...More

1  Thank Chad-Candy
Reviewed 15 February 2014

We were strolling around the north end of Cuernavaca and came across this place. We had done our TripAdvisor research, but still just stumbled onto it. Though it was mid-afternoon, we sat down for a few al pastor tacos. Delicious and just 75 cents. Went...More

1  Thank David G
Reviewed 30 October 2013

Al pastor is a dish developed in Central Mexico, likely as a result of the adoption of the shawarma spit-grilled meat brought by Lebanese immigrants to Mexico.Being derived from shawarma, it is also similar to the Turkish doner kebab and the Greek gyros. Whereas shawarma...More

1  Thank betour02
Reviewed 5 May 2013

visited on 2 trips this year. April 22 and 24th. The tacos are the best I have ever had. The service is friendly and quick. Been traveling to Cuernavaca since 1984 and just found this jewel. Thanks to friends who live in Cuernavaca. You may...More

1  Thank randycMtSterlingKy
Reviewed 23 January 2013

La Gringa is my favorite late night restaurant after an evening of entertaining my visiting clients. It is the perfect ending to the evening. While it is often crowded at 2 or 3 a.m., the sound level is perfect for carrying on conversations with table...More

1  Thank NomadicAdventurist
Reviewed 16 June 2012

I ate at La Gringa during a language immersion trip in April. My friend and I tried 5 different kinds of tacos and liked all of them. The different salsas are another great way to personalize your taco. I'll go back if I make it...More

Thank mbmomKansas
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28 January 2017|
Response from NomadicAdventurist | Reviewed this property |
To get to any of the La Gringa Restaurants, you only have to take a taxi. I recommend Jose Moreno at 374.7168. He speaks English fluently and knows the city better than any other driver. His car is a new 2017 Nissan and is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lazaro Cardenas 7, Cuernavaca 62320, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Morelos  >  Cuernavaca
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