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Gorditas Dona Julia

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Av. Hidalgo 409, Zacatecas, Mexico
+52 492 923 7955
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08:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 16:00
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

These gorditas are very tasty, located in downtown just steps away from the cathedral. You could choose from several "guisado", just be aware of the hotness of each of them if you don't like chile. Just ask for not hot sauce when order.

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Thank Armando T
Fresno
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238 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 359 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

This little restaurant is on the main Hidalgo Avenue across from the Zacatecas Cathedral. It has a decent selection of gorditas and they're 15 pesos each (gorditas run about 7-10 pesos on the street). The tortillas were toasty and not greasy, which I liked. The fillings inside were sparse and varied in taste - Both the chorizo and picadillo gorditas... More 

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Thank Queen J
El Centro,CA
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Gorditas! We had to make this stop to try this traditional Zacatecan dish. It's not something I would normally choose to eat as I prefer tacos. But seeing how busy this place always was, you can tell it is a local favorite eatery. I enjoyed the chicharon ones but they are on the spicey side. The facilities were clean. The... More 

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Thank greenrocs
Chihuahua
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88 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Good food, typical gorditas. The attention and services could have been better. But the price is really good!

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Thank Tony L
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43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I love Mexican food. I love little places were the owner serves you food and tells you the story of how the place got famous... Goes it's Doña Julia is definitely NOT the case. It's a little place with more tables than chairs. The order took around 1 hours and a half and on top of that we had to... More 

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Thank Monica R
Monterrey, Mexico
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Las gorditas muy equis, he probado mucho mejores y el servicio pésimo, te tratan mal y son groseras. Gorditas are not so good, I've tried much better, terrible service, they are rude and treat you bad

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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Very nice made to order "Gorditas" with all kinds of ingredients to fill them up. Usually there is a line waiting for a table, clean tasteful.

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Thank Monchoz
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

I read about this place on TripAdvisor, and it was recommended by someone I know from Zacatecas too, so it as the first place I stop upon dropping my bags off at the hostel (even though the owner of the hostel couldn't understand why I wouldn't want to go to Starbucks instead. haha). Anyway, the gorditas were great. I had... More 

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Thank Nikorigrappa
Monterrey, Mexico
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

It was fast, cheap and delicious... if you're not Mexican ask which ones are the spiciest because they are quite hot... Beans with cheese, Rice with mole could be good options for those who aren't brave enough to eat like a Mexican. Ajúa!

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Thank AbrahamGBJ
Canton of Bern, Switzerland
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

One should not expect a "real" restaurant when going to doña julia's. It is more of a take away thing where you can also sit down. But the gorditas are delicious and a must try when in zacatecas! There is no real service - they give you a paper where you have to put down your order. But for me... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Fast food
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 16:00
Monday
08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 16:00
Thursday
08:00 - 16:00
Friday
08:00 - 16:00
Saturday
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Hidalgo 409, Zacatecas, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Zacatecas  >  Zacatecas
  • Phone Number: +52 492 923 7955

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