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Bistro de la Presa Restaurante

Paseo de la presa 109, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 473 731 2598
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (5 reviews)
“filet” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
European, Mexican, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Paseo de la presa 109, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were wandering through the main square of old Guanajuato and struck up a fortuitous conversation with a woman who told us to check out the neighborhood that she lived in- La Presa. It’s a quick 50 pesos cab ride or a bus ride from...More

Thank hubcondo
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

I am sitting at the table as I write this. We just enjoyed a delightful meal. My wife had the tuna ‘a la barilla’ and I had the ribeye. Both were delicious. Service is great, and the owner / chef stopped by to see if...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Maybe the server was having a bad night, but he paid little/no attention to us. I had to ask three times for utensils and a napkin. There were only two bottles of red wine available; one at $350 the other at $500 pesos. My salmon...More

Thank Barbarita5
BistrodelaPresa R, Propietario at Bistro de la Presa Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Hello Barbara, I apologize about the service, you can be sure the lack of attention wont happen again and we ran out of chorizo at that time, was a very bussy day, our mistake. About the wine, we dont have only 2 bottles, we have...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017

Sometimes you find best places a little off the beaten path. After heading into the old town core for dinner several evenings, we decided on our last night to avoid the crowds and head the opposite way. So we walked about 15 minutes toward toward...More

1  Thank seaoutdr
BistrodelaPresa R, Propietario at Bistro de la Presa Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

I´m glad you found us, thank you very much for your comments, is great to know that our hardwork is beeing noticed, hope to see you again some time. Domingo Martinez Chef / Owner

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant because of the great reviews and because it was walking distance from our hotel. The dining room was very nicely decorated. The whole place has an European feel to it. The owner/chef Domingo personally came out to greet and translate...More

Thank Planecover
BistrodelaPresa R, Propietario at Bistro de la Presa Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thanks a lot for your compliments, we are glad you enjoyed your stay in Guanajuato and the food in our restaurant, would be great to see you again some time in the future, keep in touch, new plans ahead! Domingo Martinez Chef/Owner

Reviewed 22 June 2017

We arrived rather late in the evening and were greeted with warmth and professionalism. We struggled a bit with the Spanish menu and the waiter immediately notified the owner, Domingo, who quickly presented himself to guide us with our choices ( a bit more about...More

Thank Jack K
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

My husband had wonderful steak Dijon and I had soup Santa which was full of great veggies! Tapas to share were to die for and the service was great! Nice place & will visit again.

1  Thank Docenta
BistrodelaPresa R, Propietario at Bistro de la Presa Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Was a pleasure to have you in our restaurant, i hope you visit us soon!

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

This is a family owned restaurant and the owners are always there to oversee the staff and kitchen. We have been here several times but tonight we just ate a light dinner. My husband ordered the Serranna Soup. I ordered the Italiano Salad and added...More

Thank flawlis4
BistrodelaPresa R, Propietario at Bistro de la Presa Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Thank you for your comments, was a pleasure to have you here!

Reviewed 16 March 2017

If we had gone there our first night in Guanajuato, I think we might never have tried anywhere else! Food was fabulous, beautiful presentation and great service. A gentleman came to our table asking if we had any questions about the menu (I'm thinking he...More

Thank shawna196
BistrodelaPresa R, Propietario at Bistro de la Presa Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2017

Thank you, I`m really glad to read your review, the dish you had was the "Filete Dijón", we hope you visit us again soon! Domingo Martínez Chef/owner.

Reviewed 8 March 2017

We have had many wonderful meals at the Bistro. Probably one of our most favorite places to eat in Guanajuato. We recently took our Canadian visitors to the Bistro and they were very impressed with the service and the food. The menu has a wide...More

Thank alison h
BistrodelaPresa R, Propietario at Bistro de la Presa Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Thanks for your comments, we are glad to read that you enjoyed our food and service, hope that you come back!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
14:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo de la presa 109, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  Guanajuato
  • Phone Number: +52 473 731 2598
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