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Lugareno Cocina

Villa Valentina | Carretera Transpeninsular Km 31.5, San Jose del Cabo 23400, Mexico
+52 624 142 6612
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Villa Valentina | Carretera Transpeninsular Km 31.5, San Jose del Cabo 23400, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

The food and service was great. The fish and shrimp tacos are awesome. Small selection of craft beers, but the ones they have are very good. The view from te terrace is very nice.

Thank Pat O
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Very interesting interior square with outdoor seating. Great margarita and beer selection. Went 3 times during our 2 week stay and each time was great.

Thank 154lutherc
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We visited for dinner, I think the restaurant is over rated. The food portions are very small. My chicken dinner was slightly bigger than 2 chicken nuggets. They triple charged us for a meal without notifying us ahead of time because we made a small...More

Thank Ke K
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Just spent a week in Cabos San Jose and enjoyed every meal at several different restaurants. However, the experience, the food and the service at Lugareno Cocina was unmatched. This quaint out of the way gem ( next to Hyatt Place) had a very unique...More

Thank MaadyC
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

My wife, teenage daughter, her boyfriend and I stopped by the restaurant for lunch after experiencing a great dolphin experience nearby. The ambiance sets the tone that you are somewhere special surrounded by artistry of various forms. Brunch was the best we had in San...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I tried different restaurants in San José del Cabo but this one was absolutely the best. Great food, friendly staff, unique recipes, all fresh and I loved every single bite. If you like tuna, try that plate!

Thank MissyMHH
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

First of all, I wanted everything on the menu, but I'm only human. The lamb tacos were incredible, and they came with light but complex and delicious salsa that was a perfect complement to the exquisite lamb. The tuna appetizer was equally spectacular, and it...More

Thank Andy P
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Located next door to the Hyatt Place, it was first recommended to us by the hotel and we were so impressed we returned for our last night's special meal in San Jose. it is a family restaurant and a beautiful mix of courtyard dining and...More

Thank Barbara P
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

From the ambience to the service to the food, we were very impressed with Lugarena Cocina! Great al fresco dining in a modern and wide open space. This is a tapas bar with very unique menu items. We loved the shrimp and tuna as well...More

Thank Elisabeth H
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Every time we go to San Jose, we stop here right away to say hello to Rodolfo! He is a chef and runs the bar and the restaurant. The food is 5 star and not expensive. Delicious and picture worthy! The cocktails are amazing and...More

Thank SDoozen
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7 September 2017|
Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is located near the Hyatt Place and about 5 minute walk from Sampaguita Villas.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Villa Valentina | Carretera Transpeninsular Km 31.5, San Jose del Cabo 23400, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  San Jose del Cabo
  • Phone Number: +52 624 142 6612
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