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La Paloma

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Lopez Cotilla 1855, Guadalajara, Mexico
+52 33 3630 0091
08:00 - 23:30
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Sun 08:00 - 23:30
Mon 08:00 - 00:00
Tue - Thu 08:00 - 01:30
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 02:30
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91 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016

La Paloma has been open for over 20 years and is still a preferred place among locals. They have great entrees ("botanas"), great coffee and a decent variety of cocktails. Prices are very affordable and it is great to sean on "equipales" and watch people go by. Very casual hip place. Very affordable.

Thank Eduardo R
Edmonton, Canada
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28 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2015

It is a great place to go in the evenings with friends for a good time. This place has been open since early 80's. That tells you how it is. You have to try la Paloma drink. You can have a bite to eat as well. It is a great place to visit with friends before going dancing all night... More 

1 Thank Lat_Casanova
Carmel, California
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2015

I've eaten at La Paloma several times over the years. the service is not always fast (so, I wouldn't come if I were in a hurry). but the menu is varied and the food is good. if you're an American other non-Mexican come to Guadalajara, and you'd like to see how Mexicans of about your social class hang out, this... More 

Thank Greg M
Ajijic, Mexico
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161 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2014

Have eaten breakfast and lunch here this weekend. Very fresh, flavorful food with good service. The enchiladas were good and also the rancheros eggs to die for.

Thank tomgyakima
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2014

This is a great place to sit and enjoy good food at excellent prices - and a very pleasant staff. I have never had a bad meal here, the Nopales are great.

Thank Garry S
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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81 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2013

Had lunch here on Friday afternoon, around the time that most Mexicans eat lunch (3PM). The place wasn't crowded at all. I ordered a flank steak (arrachera) and a beer. Total price was about 120 pesos or 9 dollars US. The steak was served with a serving of mash potatoes and a tiny portion of salad. The food was OK,... More 

Thank Hansblix
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141 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2013

Late night meal after spending the day in Tequila. Guacamole, tacos, quesadillas, and enchiladas were a perfect way to end the day. Excellent experience at a reasonable price.

Thank cooncat123
Guadalajara, Mexico
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2012

The big wrap around porch is always crowded with people in a good mood. Sometimes there is a live music group and the food is always plentiful and well prepared. Dress casually and bring your best friends for a fun evening. Been here many times and never disappointed.

Thank ManzanilloLou
Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2012

This is such a nice place. Have been going there several times now. You can either sit on the porch or inside, while you eat the delicious food - i totally recommend the baguette mediterania - with cream cheese, pesto, chicken, pimiento etc. SO GOOD. been going back to get that one. and of course the cocktails are a hit... More 

1 Thank Emmak1991

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$10
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 01:30
08:00 - 01:30
08:00 - 01:30
08:00 - 02:30
08:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lopez Cotilla 1855, Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Guadalajara Metropolitan Area  >  Guadalajara
  • Phone Number: +52 33 3630 0091

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