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El Parian

££ - £££
Mexican, Latin, Bar
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Juarez S/N, Centro., Tlaquepaque, Mexico
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Chula Vista, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

All credit card accepted read the MENu with VISA and Mastercard Logo , they don't accept credits cards , when we decide to pay with our dollar currency , waiter said we take the dollar at 10 x 1 and we said whatttttttttt????? the exchange rate is 18 x 1. We told them. you have two option: you have to... More 

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Thank JuanCabalo
New York City, New York
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although it's location is excellent for people watching and mariachi , this place must taste as one of the worst places for food and service ! . I live in Mexico and I was very surprised how bad the service was ,,, admittedly it was a holiday and busy but ,,,,

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1 Thank davidkersheverton
Guadalajara, Mexico
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37 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

This is a very big patio with a lot of restaurants within in and a beautiful gazebo where regional dances are performed. The "cazuelas" are delicious, it's a typical Mexican drink made with Tequila, very refreshing. The only bad thing we experienced is credit cards are not accepted and one of us had to go find an ATM

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1 Thank Kurt O
San Francisco, California
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

This is a popular place here but I recommend you go there ONLY to have a drink , sit down & enjoy the architecture & design of this place. 3 of us visited & after our drinks , our order took over half hour to arrive. Waiter didn't check on us. After food arrived (a parrillada w chicken beef ,... More 

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2 Thank 60713Anonymous
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We always enjoy cocktails & the wonderful music & dance at Wl Parian. It is THE place to enjoy yourself in Tlaquepaque!

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Thank Terry T
Mexicali, Mexico
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75 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Please be sure to visit this place if you to Tlaquepaque, this is the largest cantina in the world, a series of restaurants bar around a kiosc. Try the Cazuelas, this is a citric beverage with tequila in it! just delicious!

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Thank Salvador M
Hue, Vietnam
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77 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere is good and one-of-a-kind, something you can only find in Mexico. You get loudly (and endlessly) serenaded by mariachis while eating the food, which is adequate.

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Thank AsianTravellina
Brussels, Belgium
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We went there with family (7) and the service started bad from the beginning. They brought out drinks in dirty bottles with supplying napkins for 40 minutes. The starters came with the main course and they were cold. We asked for service and the waiter displayed attitude. So walked away and just paid for lemonade the kids had. I come... More 

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Thank expomart
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 December 2016

The service was fairly good and when the waiters were told that they had brought frozen margaritas instead of the "on the rocks" we ordered they immediately tried to take the drinks back, but we declined. But the food offered was very lackluster and nothing special at all. The best feature is that you're relaxing right on the street with... More 

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Thank Len B
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143 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Came here after work to try out some famous drinks the ambient is excellent and I was told weekends are even better. This zone is excellent to visit as it has tons of stores and gallerias. Drinks were very good and it's s recommended place.

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Thank Magnus G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Bar
Meals
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Juarez S/N, Centro., Tlaquepaque, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Guadalajara Metropolitan Area  >  Tlaquepaque

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