Top Choice Cafe in Querétaro

La Mariposa

Unchanged since 1940 (as the photos and coffee machine testify), this Querétaro institution is more about the quaint atmosphere than the food. Don't leave without trying the mouthwatering volteado de piña (a version…
Top Choice Mexican in Querétaro


A bright funky spot that specializes in mezcal and modern Mexican using wholly Mexican and very local products. Chef Fermín Ambás' tasty and colorful creations include duck (pato) tacos that will have you quacking f…
Health Food in Querétaro

Alda Café

One of three Aldas around town with modern cuisine: fabulous focaccias, salads and healthy sandwiches with hefty fillings and heftier prices.
Cafe in Querétaro


A temporary refuge from the din of Zaragoza, this German-Mexican café offers local and German treats. It’s halfway along the aqueduct.
Cafe in Querétaro

Café del Fondo

This relaxed, rambling alternative hangout is popular with newspaper-reading elder statesmen, chess-heads and chatterboxes. Decent set breakfasts go for just M$35. Snacks and a four-course comida corrida (prix-fixe …
Mexican in Querétaro

La Antojería

This family-friendly, fun Mexican-themed place serves up every style of antojito (typical Mexican snacks) known in Mexico.
Mexican in Querétaro

Restaurante Bar 1810

Situated on the pretty plaza, this eatery has been here for a quarter of a century. It's reliable for excellent steaks and a variety of pastas and seafood dishes. Live crooners complement (or otherwise) your meal.
Cafe in Querétaro

Neblinas Ecotienda & Café

This shop, cafe, gallery and cultural center supports communities in the Sierra Gorda. Everything here has an ecofriendly and sustainable message: the shop sells organic produce and the cafe serves everything from h…
Cafe in Querétaro


Their friends liked their cooking so much the owners of Biznarga opened their kitchen to the public. It serves up the grunge factor, but is a popular and fun Rasta experience with graffiti, artworks and memorabilia.…
Italian in Querétaro

Di Vino

A stylish, sophisticated Italian restaurant with an upmarket ambience, superb cuisine and an impressive wine cellar. A change from the Mexican theme, and a special experience at that.