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El Abajeno

Calle Juarez 231, Tlaquepaque 45500, Mexico
+52 33 3635 9097
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“cazuela” (12 reviews)
“pork carnitas” (3 reviews)
“guacamole” (9 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin
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Calle Juarez 231, Tlaquepaque 45500, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 105 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great local food and very reasonably priced. Several healthy options. Beautifully decorated, a real treat to the eye. Lots of families and an kids play area. Ask for a “cazuela” if you feel like drinking tequila... as an appetizer try the “panela en molcajete” and...More

Thank FdK_traveler
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

This is a tipical Mexican restaurant that has the most delicious food. Huge place but almost always full ( specially on weekends ). We had a great meal with friends and the best tequilas in Mexico. Then the Mariachis arrived and we really enjoyed them....More

Thank Cecilia L
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Dine with friends while visiting the tourist area. The ambiance is cool due to trees..maybe. Ordered mushrooms and bine marriw soup. My colleague also a soup and a ensalada. My colleague soup arrive but mine is not. Need to follow up. The soup and mushroom...More

Thank arielpayat
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

El Abajeno was recommended and it lived up to the reputation. Mariachis, some times 2 groups! Excellent service and delicious food, all served up in a charming patio under the shade of trees. It is a signature Tlaquepaque experience. - Janet Gillespie

Thank Janet G
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

It you are looking for the worst waiters in Tlaquepaque, or Mexico, then come to eat at El Sbajeno, the waiters are very unfriendly, and slow as death. The Mariachi's are so loud, you can't hear yourself think, and you need to pay them something...More

1  Thank nyalbanychef4
Reviewed 10 October 2017

The place is on the main streets of Tlaquepaque with a big parking where we arrived at 1 pm and told them we were first visiting downtown and eating later, they said that was fine and we returned to eat until 4:30 pm so it...More

Thank Javier A
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

This is Mexican food restaurant, is very big, it has many mariachis come to you if you want some music. I visited on a Sunday so it was crowded, you should go early as in the afternoon as the waiting time may be long. They...More

Thank EdwardBa70
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in air lunch with friends. Had the the platter for 4, preceded by delicious guacamole and veggies. Left full and not lacking. Make your way and enjoy!

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for a wonderful lunch. One of the most beautiful patios I have dined in. Great service and good 100% MX food. Great place to hang.

Thank JMasonNashville
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We enjoyed the atmosphere of family dining on a Sunday afternoon. The pork carnitas were very good. The busy staff was attentive. Cold recesses but not impressed with mango margarita.

Thank ajoyce61
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Juarez 231, Tlaquepaque 45500, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Guadalajara Metropolitan Area  >  Tlaquepaque
  • Phone Number: +52 33 3635 9097
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