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4 Restaurant - CLOSED

Calle Donato Guerra No. 4 | Between Constitucion and 16 de Septiembre, Ajijic 45920, Mexico
+52 376 766 1360
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (6 reviews)
“foie gras” (2 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
International, Soups, American, European, Fusion, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Calle Donato Guerra No. 4 | Between Constitucion and 16 de Septiembre, Ajijic 45920, Mexico
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Reviews (250)
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11 - 20 of 189 reviews

Reviewed 20 April 2016

This restaurant looks more like a place you would find in the South of France than in Ajijic. in addition to the great ambiance, the food quality is superb. The service is prompt and the prices reflect the fact that you are in a classier...More

Thank krzqbn
Reviewed 1 April 2016

#4 is one of in not the best restaurants in Ajijic. They have true chefs not "cooks". With live music, a full bar and a great menu this place is a must go. But be warned it's very expensive (for Mexico) but well worth it.

Thank Ajijic2014
Reviewed 1 April 2016

It has been a while since I've been back in Ajijic and decided to return to 4 for another visit as I heard the menu changed and so has the wine list. I enjoyed my previous visit and was hoping for more of the same...More

1  Thank Friedhelm W
Reviewed 25 March 2016

The seven people in our party arrived on time and were seated promptly at a table that met our reservation request. We were welcomed at the table by a woman who said she was the owner, and if we needed anything just ask her. Drink...More

10  Thank crunchcom
4Ajijic, Propietario at 4 Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2016

What TA users, restaurants and guests alike deserve is to have honest (even if negative) opinions. Criticisms can be useful as there is often a way to find a silver lining to learn something new. What no one deserves are dishonest, deceitful or disingenuous comments....More

Reviewed 23 March 2016

A casual restaurant with outdoor seating. Service average. Food average but well seasoned steaks though a bit tough.More

3  Thank Sandy C
4Ajijic, Propietario at 4 Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2016

“4” as never, ever been described as casual: What in your opinion makes the place casual? Our outdoor seating is . . . . quite limited and we not known for it? Anyway it would have been helpful to know why you consider the service...More

Reviewed 15 March 2016

Bar OK, music often check on cover, food over rated. Will not acknowledge failures, specials often misleading.More

2  Thank harryb370
4Ajijic, Propietario at 4 Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2016

Thank you for your “underrated” opinion, we are sorry you did not have a positive experience. However, we need to get something straight: you obviously dislike the place, yet you must have come back enough times to be able to claim that “Specials often misleading”....More

Reviewed 13 March 2016

The service was slow enough that we considered whether we should wait. I am glad we did because the meals were expertly prepared. Perhaps the service will be better another night, but we already know the cuisine is solid. One note: This is one of...More

2  Thank motohigh
4Ajijic, Propietario at 4 Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2016

Thank you for your review. You are entirely right about the Napa Cabs, unfortunately this is the only one “officially” available. We have been looking for alternatives: we now have a few more to offer for connoisseurs. Tip: Next time you are in ask for...More

Reviewed 8 March 2016

We've been before, but this time our dinner was uninspired, and my escargot was burned! Never head of that before. It was a slow night, so maybe that was the cause, but it was disappointing, especially since it's not a cheap place.More

1  Thank Michael G
4Ajijic, Gerente at 4 Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2016

Thank you for taking the time to give your opinion. We are sorry you did not have a great experience. That being said, why didn’t you let your waiter know or ask for the manager, if you were not satisfied with your escargots? We’ve never...More

Reviewed 17 February 2016

With the new owners the music is great, but it doesn't start until 8:00 pm or later, and as many people like to dine early, they miss out on hearing some great musicians. The food can be good... but sometimes a little disappointing. The wines...More

1  Thank Kari837
4Ajijic, Gerente at 4 Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. You are right, music does starts around 8pm as the vast majority of patrons come after 8pm. The house band generally plays until 11pm and frequently till 11:30pm. We are looking to add entertainment earlier...More

Reviewed 3 February 2016

I absolutely loved this place and am so glad my friend and I discovered it...so much so that I had drinks and dinner at "4" my last three nights in Ajijic. Thanks Gabriella for the incredible experience! The food was outstanding, the service and staff...More

Thank jherrig
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$11 - US$27
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
14:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Donato Guerra No. 4 | Between Constitucion and 16 de Septiembre, Ajijic 45920, Mexico (Formerly 4 Restaurant)
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Ajijic
  • Phone Number: +52 376 766 1360
  • E-mail
Description
"4" AJIJIC offers a variety of international dishes, the largest wine list around the lake as well as delicious cocktails from its two bars looking to satisfy the most refined palate, the most intense cravings, to celebrate special moments, or just to enjoy a great night. Everything here is made with the highest quality, first class ingredients. The Afro-Asian fusion influenced dishes or the French based ones create a combination of flavors that is a delight for the most sophisticated palates. In our extensive wine list (with over 55 labels), you'll be able to find the best Mexican wines available today as well as the finest French, Italian , Spanish, Argentinian and Chilean and American wines. While our bars are known for their fresh juice Martinis there is also an impressive number of creative cocktails.
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