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Calicanto Cafe Cultural - CLOSED

calle Aldama 411 | between Ocampo y Independencia, Chihuahua, Mexico
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
12 Jul 2016
“Great for a drink with friends”
5 Nov 2015
“nice place for an easy night out”
Restaurant Hours
17:00 - 22:00All hours
££ - £££
calle Aldama 411 | between Ocampo y Independencia, Chihuahua, Mexico
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Reviewed 13 July 2016

I love this place... It's got a nice patio and if you're there in the early spring you will be engulfed by orange blossoms. You can get a cold beer or some tequila, the food is not hefty, more like good snacks... It's nice for...More

Thank jannelupita
Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

i used to love the place when it was a pizza shop called el ciervo, after some years and identity definition i think the calicanto has become traditional place to go in the city

Thank JAlejandroRomano
Reviewed 11 March 2014 via mobile

We really enjoyed this place. Food was good and service on the slow side. It gets crowded sometimes thus slow service. There is entertainment on weekend offering great music.

Thank Bebego
Reviewed 27 October 2013

We had such a great evening! Although there was hardly anyone when we arrived around 7pm on a Friday evening, we decided to sit down on the attractive terrace. Just after ordering dinner, which tasted good, a couple of locals started preparing for their performance....More

Thank Rowan S
Reviewed 1 July 2013

This restaurant has excellent traditional Chihuahua food and the ambiance is amazing. In the evenings they have live trova music. While I was there, I heard a lady who has an amazing voice and then a group of Andes music. Arrive early to get space...More

2  Thank KNDC3
Reviewed 23 December 2012

Chihuahua is a beautiful city and has special places to visit like Calicanto cafe, we enjoyed the live music performed by Carlos and Jesus. Very friendly environment!

1  Thank maru_qm
Reviewed 27 September 2012

Unlike other places that are far more expensive, this is the real thing!!! You will get regional specialties here and nicely cooked and presented. There's often live music too!

Thank patisson
Reviewed 20 August 2012

Every area in Mexico has developed their own type of cuisine over the years. This particular restaurant specializes in strictly Chihuahuan cuisine. When I say that they wrote the book on Chihuahuan cuisine I mean that they literally wrote the book; "Cocina Regional de Chuhuahua"....More

3  Thank RayHollabaugh
Reviewed 18 April 2012

Calicanto is a great place to have a good Mexican beer, a tequila or a more local drink called sotol-- it is made from a different cactus than tequila; sotol is very tipical of Chihuahua and Calicanto has the best in stock-- I recommend Añejo--...More

1  Thank Spiii-Rose
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: calle Aldama 411 | between Ocampo y Independencia, Chihuahua, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Chihuahua  >  Chihuahua
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