Restaurants

Top Choice International in Cuernavaca

Restaurante Hacienda de Cortés

Situated within Hotel Hacienda de Cortés, this elegant but unpretentious hotel restaurant serves an excellent selection of salads and delicious international dishes, including a fantastic vegetarian lasagna, tuna in…
Top Choice Mexican in Tepoztlán

La Sibarita

High on a hill above town, the restaurant at Posada del Tepozteco has gorgeous views of the valley below. With surreal cliffs and a pyramid overhead, the restaurant’s setting is striking. The menu features dishes su…
Mexican in Cuernavaca

El Barco

This popular, no-nonsense joint specializes in Guerrero-style pozole, the all-curing Mexican version of matzo-ball soup. Heaping clay bowls are accompanied by fine oregano, mildly hot red chili, shredded lettuce, li…
Mexican in Taxco

Pozolería Tía Calla

No fine vistas or breezy terrazas (terraces) here – just authentic pozole, served up in Auntie Calla’s basement. Pick your poison: chicken or pork. Pork comes loaded with chicharrón (fried pork skin), avocado and al…
International in Tepoztlán

El Ciruelo

Set in a courtyard with views of the cliffs and pyramid, this long-standing favorite serves an impressive upscale menu of dishes from camarones al curry (curried shrimp) and salmón chileno a la mantequilla (Chilean …
Mexican in Cuernavaca

Casa Hidalgo

Directly opposite the Palacio de Cortés, with a great terrace and upstairs balcony, this popular restaurant attracts a well-heeled crowd of local socialites and wealthy visitors. The menu is eclectic – try cold mang…
Mexican in Cuernavaca

La Maga Café

The colorful buffet at La Maga features multitudes of glazed pots filled with salads, pastas, fruit, vegetables, and daily specials such as glistening pollo en adobo (chicken marinated in chili and herbs) and tortas…
Mexican in Tepoztlán

Los Colorines

Inside the pink exterior of this buzzing restaurant, the hearty Mexican fare bubbles away in cazuelas (clay pots) and tastes fresh and traditional – try the regional chiles rellenos or huauzontle (broccoli-like flow…
German in Tepoztlán

El Mango Biergarten-Restaurante

Craving goulash, spaetzle, bratwurst and hearty, freshly baked bread? This German-run beer garden, just down the hill from the zócalo, serves genuine German food. To wash it down, Mango’s beer list includes both imp…
Cafe in Cuernavaca

La Cueva

This sloped bar, which opens onto the bustling crowds of Galeana, serves up superb pozole (shredded meat and hominy in a delicious pork-based broth) and a range of other delicious snacks and light meals. This is a g…