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Roberto's Restaurant

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Poniente 35, Ajijic 45920, Mexico
+52 376 766 1616
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Panajachel, Guatemala
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We remembered Roberto's from around 2006 when he was on the Lake, highlight of our Ajijic experience , beautiful restaurant and wonderful food. 2016 a redux...new location but still great food and desire to please. Music with Sunday brunch, excellent French toast and eggs benedict. We enjoy this restaurant tremendously and love to bring friends.

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Chapala, Mexico
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whenever we return to Lake Chapala, the first place we head out for good eats is Roberto's! The menu is always fresh and inviting as is the atmosphere in a choice of comfortable and charming al fresco settings (and inside when it's colder). Friendly, gracious waiters, always on-hand to answer menu questions and provide attentive service. Not to mention the... More 

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shingle springs, ca
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

This is one of our top two places for Sunday brunch. We arrived today after having not been here in about a month and were surprised with a new brunch menu. We were completely pleased. Roberto's is a great deal for brunch. For under 100 pesos you get coffee, a fruit salad, a main course and dessert. We ordered the... More 

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Ajijic, Mexico
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

We tend to eat here regularly. One can expect a consistent quality output from the kitchen which can sometimes be unusual here in Mexico. My partner ands I had Curry and Crab Cakes from the lunch menu and both were excellent. With a couple of wines and beers the bill was less than 300 pesos. BTW The Friday dinner ,menu... More 

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Toronto
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Roberto's is one of my all time favorite restaurants. Stopped in today for lunch as my usual Thursday afternoon plans got changed. I do love the lunch menu. Always something for everyone. And today I hit the jackpot by ordering Moroccan Chicken pasta. It was a large lunch for me (so leftovers for later) and ABSOLUTELY delicious. All fresh vegetables... More 

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Chebeague Island, ME
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We had not been back Lakeside for a year and a half. We arrived Saturday evening and after church on Sunday headed straight to Roberto's for brunch. We had been thinking about Roberto's brunch and it did not disappoint! We started with coffee (not as strong as my husband prefers) and tea, which I enjoyed. The friendly waiter brought a... More 

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San Diego, California
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

The 4 of us were seated in the lovely patio while listening to a delightful musician. We were served a complimentary appetizer, bread and Caesar salad. BUT, our waiter took our order and disappeared, returning only when we complained to the management. The food was very good, but the lack of even mediocre service means that we will never return.

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Ajijic, Mexico
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242 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

On Fridays they have 2 for 1 specials. Six of us went. Only 1 person said the meal was OK. Beside bringing the wrong orders (they changed them without complaint), the two fish meals were overly salty. The fried seafood dish had shrimp, fish & scallops....each piece tasted the same. The cole slaw was an insipid mess. Would not recommend.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Outside or inside Free crispy fitters to start good three course meals inexpensive Fair portions Fair service weekends two for one three courses under 150 pesos Nice!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Roberto's restaurant is set in a beautiful garden with lots of nice plants. The service is good and there is a variety of dishes and some really good fish.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Poniente 35, Ajijic 45920, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Ajijic
  • Phone Number: +52 376 766 1616

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