Eating Out in GuadalajaraEdit This
There are several Guadalajara restaurants where you can enjoy some fine cuisine while visiting this diverse city. The flavors of Guadalajara are distinct in this city proud of its cultural heritage. There is a wide variety of Mexican and international restaurants to choose from with something for all budgets. The following are a few places to enjoy the first class cuisine of Guadalajara.
Piaf is a fine restaurant that offers simple but delicious French cuisine. The atmosphere is somewhat romantic with a live string quartet in the evenings. Service is friendly and the food satisfies a need for something different. If you are looking to enjoy a romantic dinner with your partner, this restaurant will be perfect. Piaf is closed on Sunday. Most dishes run from $16 to 30.
Las Margaritas is another popular restaurant that offers a wide range of tasty vegetarian dishes. This restaurant is a great way for non-meat eaters to enjoy local fare. Prices range from $6 to $10. The restaurant is open from 8 a.m. until 9 p.m.
The scene starts here early in the morning and it’s a great place to come for the excellent food and the original atmosphere. Well known for the men who spend hours playing dominoes, the Café Madoka is considered a ‘Guadalajaran Institute’ as it is one of the oldest in the city, a place where journalists used to gather--and it is still considered a cross-road for meetings of the minds. If you are looking for a place where you can interact with the locals, Café Madoka is the right place.
La Cathedral del Antojito
Located in an impressive Colonial-style house above a bridal shop, this eclectic establishment serves tacos and tortillas. If you are looking for a place to sit back and enjoy some good food, La Cathedral is the place. If you are on a tight budget, this restaurant is an excellent place to get a good meal for under $2.
La Playita is a popular eat-out for both tourists and locals alike. La Playita serves up very good food at very reasonable prices. Famous for tortas de lomo doble carne con aguacate (the pork and avocado special), this is one place not to be missed on the culinary tour! This is one restaurant you would not want to miss while holidaying in Guadalajara. All dishes are under $7.
March 20, 2010 new by kwalker