Guadalajara Travel Guide

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What to Eat in Guadalajara

For such a laid-back place, Guadalajara takes its food seriously. The city's signature dish is the torta ahogada, literally "drowned sandwich." This pork sandwich is drenched in broth and served with diced onions and spritzed with lime juice; you use a spoon rather than your hands. You'd also be remiss if you didn't sample some of the region's tequila. Try it straight-up or in a cocktail, or head about 40 miles northwest to tour the Jose Cuervo and Sauza distilleries

Try the cafes, called loncherías, ice cream shops and fresh fruit drink stores, called neverías, and don't miss San Juan de Dios Market's multitude of taco vendors. Also, save some time to dig into birria, a stewed goat meat dish made with tomatoes and savory spices. For a more formal meal, try Sagrantino or Asador La Vaca Argentina.

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  • #1
    Bruna
    #1 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 2335 reviewsTripAdvisor (2335)
    $ - $$ | Mexican, International, Fusion
    Calle Lerdo de Tejada 2418 Lafayette, Guadalajara 44130 Mexico
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  • #2
    El Italiano
    #2 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1374 reviewsTripAdvisor (1374)
    $ - $$ | Italian, Mediterranean, Tuscan, Central-Italian
    Golfo de Cortes No.4134, Fracc. Monraz C.P., Guadalajara 44670 Mexico
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  • #3
    Porfirio's Guadalajara
    #3 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 596 reviewsTripAdvisor (596)
    $ - $$ | Mexican
    Calle Sao Paulo 2334 A, Col. Providencia, Punto Sao Paulo Punto Sao Paulo, Guadalajara 44630 Mexico
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  • #4
    Brick Steakhouse
    #4 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 153 reviewsTripAdvisor (153)
    $$ | Steakhouse
    Av. Americas 1254 Av. Americas 1254, Guadalajara 44610 Mexico
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  • #5
    Sagrantino
    #5 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1332 reviewsTripAdvisor (1332)
    $$ | International, Mediterranean, Grill, Contemporary, Fusion
    Calle Diagonal Golfo de Cortez 4152 Fraccionamiento Monraz, Guadalajara 44670 Mexico
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  • #6
    Allium
    #6 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 410 reviewsTripAdvisor (410)
    $ - $$ | International
    Lopez Cotilla 1752-A Esquina con Simon Bolivar, Guadalajara 44150 Mexico
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  • #7
    Outback Steakhouse Centro Magno
    #7 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 371 reviewsTripAdvisor (371)
    $ - $$ | Seafood, Steakhouse, International, American
    Avenida Vallarta 2340 En Contra-Esquina de Centro Magno, Guadalajara 44130 Mexico
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  • #8
    Magno Brasserie
    #8 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 288 reviewsTripAdvisor (288)
    $$ | French, European, Contemporary, International
    Calle Jose Guadalupe Zuno Hernandez # 2061, Guadalajara 44140 Mexico
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  • #9
    Lula Bistro
    #9 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 625 reviewsTripAdvisor (625)
    $$ | Contemporary
    Calle San Gabriel 3030 Colonia Vallarta Sur, Guadalajara 44500 Mexico
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  • #10
    Bistro La Bastille
    #10 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 139 reviewsTripAdvisor (139)
    $$ | French
    Av Lopez Mateos Sur and Moctezuma 3515, Ciudad del Sol, Guadalajara 45050 Mexico
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  • #11
    Ofelia Bistro
    #11 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 633 reviewsTripAdvisor (633)
    $$ | Mexican, International, Contemporary
    Avenida Pablo Neruda 2707 Colonia Providencia - Jalisco, Guadalajara 44630 Mexico
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  • #12
    I Latina
    #12 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 890 reviewsTripAdvisor (890)
    $ - $$ | Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Asian
    Inglaterra 3128 Col. Vallarta, Guadalajara 44220 Mexico
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  • #13
    Tikuun Comedor Local
    #13 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 112 reviewsTripAdvisor (112)
    $ - $$ | Mexican
    Calle Emeterio Robles Gil 50 Col. Americana, Guadalajara 44160 Mexico
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  • #14
    Hato Ramen
    #14 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 221 reviewsTripAdvisor (221)
    $ - $$ | Japanese, Asian, Soups, International, Contemporary, Fusion
    Americana 44160, Guadalajara, Jal. MX Calle Efrain Gonzalez Luna 2079 Entre Marsella y Av. Chapultepec, Guadalajara 44160 Mexico
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  • #15
    Restaurante SSAM
    #15 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 103 reviewsTripAdvisor (103)
    $ - $$ | Asian, Korean, Healthy
    Morelos 2122, Guadalajara 44600 Mexico
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  • #16
    anita li
    #16 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 638 reviewsTripAdvisor (638)
    $ - $$ | Mexican, Latin, Seafood
    Avenida Inglaterra 3100, Guadalajara 44110 Mexico
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  • #17
    La Tequila
    #17 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2180 reviewsTripAdvisor (2180)
    $ - $$ | Mexican, Latin
    Avenida Mexico # 2830 Colonia Ladron de Guevara, Guadalajara 44689 Mexico
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  • #18
    Casa Bariachi
    #18 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1064 reviewsTripAdvisor (1064)
    $ - $$ | Mexican, Latin, Bar
    Avenida Ignacio L. Vallarta 2221 Colonia Arcos Vallarta, Guadalajara 44130 Mexico
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  • #19
    Kamilos 333
    #19 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 337 reviewsTripAdvisor (337)
    $ - $$ | Mexican
    J. Clemente Orozco 333, Guadalajara Mexico
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  • #20
    Pig's Pearls
    #20 of 1,743 Places to Eat in Guadalajara
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1087 reviewsTripAdvisor (1087)
    $ - $$ | American, Bar
    Calle General Coronado 79 Entre Hidalgo y Justo Sierra, Guadalajara 44100 Mexico
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