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El cerro de las ranas

€€ - €€€Mexican, Latin
Juan Valle #7, Zona Centro, Guanajuato, Mexico
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good29%
  • Average23%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible23%
22 Jun 2017
“Good view and fair food”
17 Feb 2017
“Nice terrace average food”
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Mexican, Latin
€€ - €€€
Juan Valle #7, Zona Centro, Guanajuato, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided for this place since it was pretty crowded. But dont get mislead by this. We havent experienced poorer service in Mexico. It was very very slow! I even think that our waiter forgot about our coffees because when we asked him 15min later,...More

Thank haanahh
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

The setting is very nice for a relaxing lunch. The food was average and they served all four of us and different times, another words long gaps between the arrival of everyone's plate. Then they didn't take credit cards.

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Decent food, but nothing special. The enchiladas mineras were quite good though. The best thing is that they have tables on the Plaza San Fernando so it's nice to sit there in the sun for lunch or breakfast (they're abut the only restaurant with morning...More

Thank markoj05
Reviewed 14 December 2016

We think Cerro de las Ranas is popular for two reasons - a good location on a pleasant square and inexpensive beer (30 pesos). We had poor service in four ways. 1) The bottle of mineral water I was served was filthy (on the outside),...More

Thank Richard289
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Ordered pechuga de la plancha. Thats spanish for some chicken breast put through a press to squeeze it thinner a piece of paper, then grilled wel well well done. Veggies were frozen. Flies everywhere.

Thank Ponkapog
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Even though the place was full, it left us very disappointed. The service was ok but they didn't have a ton of stuff from the menu and the food was AWFULL.

Thank Raul P
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

It took them about 20 minutes before asking us if we want anything to drink and there weren't that many people. That should have been a warning for what's coming next! The food was pretty bland. The location was nice though and at least, as...More

Thank ChasingSunset
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

Thought the place would be pretty good considering how many people were eating there. Was disappointed by the average food and slow service. Took a while for someone to take our order let alone ask what drinks we wanted. It would have been worth it...More

Thank DanielC8
Reviewed 28 September 2015

. . . by young men (three in total, at different times) selling tickets for the evening activities in the callejones, a guy wanting to sell candy, a guy just asking for a handout, a trio of musicians, a singing guy with a guitar that...More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Just dropped in for a little bite in the evening. The sangria was very good. Also was the live music. Nice spot at a very cosy square.

Thank HansBiezemans
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Lunch, Dinner
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Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
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  • Address: Juan Valle #7, Zona Centro, Guanajuato, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  Guanajuato
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