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Tierra y Cielo Restaurante

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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Contemporary
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Avenida Benito Juarez 1 | Centro Histórico, San Cristobal de las Casas 29200, Mexico
+52 967 678 0354
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13:00 - 23:00
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Tue - Sun 13:00 - 23:00
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The bread/dips were terrible, the fish was dry, the vino average, and then there's the pan flute renditions of Robbie Williams "Angels", directly followed by Titanic flashback, "My heart will go on", coming over the P/A. If i wanted to eat in a shopping mall, I'd go there. All senses assaulted. Go to LUM or Brasa for better value for... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was fairly quick, which was a surprise because other reviewers complained about it. The only slow service was in getting someone to attend to us once we were done eating. The food was okay. I'm not sure if the English translation in menu was just off or what. I ordered the "beef stew." What I got was beef... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice food. Nothing fancy. The service slow and not so good... They forgot some of our dishes. But the ones that made it to our table where quite tasty.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I was there with my wife for our honeymoon. After 4 days eating meat finally we wanted to try some healthy food. In this restaurant we definitely discovered the delicious taste of soups and salad. We recommend tierra y cielo

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

My husband and I came here for a late lunch; we ordered a jarra (pitcher) of sangria and water, ceviche and the pork stew. We waited for 15 minutes, and almost walked out.....still no drinks....and lo and behold the food came out. How did they expect us to eat without having beverages? The golden rule in any good restaurant is... More 

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Palenque, Mexico
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

The food is very good, but the service was very slow. We where 5 people and waited 3 hrs for only one degustation order. The other four people received its order very quickly, in less than hour. We where boring just waiting!!

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Padua, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The best dinner so far. We ordered Tamales, a local herbs soup and a pork dish. All very good. The service is also very attentive and the ambience is nice. We did not expect so much in a rather touristy area.

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Mexicali, Mexico
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Having heard and read so many great comments of this restaurants we were expecting an unforgettable dinner. Don't get me wrong, I would give it a 3.5 rate if possible - just good. Service was slow, food quality was good but not extraordinary ... maybe it lacked some flavor, I don't know, we wanted it to liked so much and... More 

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Jerusalem, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Our expectations of Tierra y Cielo were very high hence our dissapointment. Food is good, some of the plates very elaborated but definitely not worth a special visit. although the place was almost empty some of the main courses were not available. the flag dish, Mole had to be returned to the kitchen as the chicken was hard to eat.... More 

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Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

One of the best restaurants we visited in Mexico. Super creative use of the best local ingredients. The local cheeses and corn products are amazing. A beautiful garden to sit in for lunch.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$39
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Contemporary
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 23:00
Thursday
13:00 - 23:00
Friday
13:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Benito Juarez 1 | Centro Histórico, San Cristobal de las Casas 29200, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Chiapas  >  San Cristobal de las Casas
  • Phone Number: +52 967 678 0354

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