Top ChoiceMexican in Tapalpa

Los Girasoles

Tapalpa's classiest restaurant is just off the main plaza and offers quality dishes such as cheese- and plantain-stuffed chilies in a cilantro sauce, tamales de acelga (chard-filled tamales) and a spicy chicken...

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Festín del Portal

Overlooking the main plaza, this study in primary colors is reminiscent of a first grade classroom but the food is far from elementary: hearty salads, thick burgers with hand cut fries, fettuccine with grilled...

Mexican in Mazamitla

Posada Alpina

Right on the main plaza, Posada Alpina is a smart hotel-restaurant that serves the best molcajete stew (choose beef, chicken or prawn) and chilaquiles (fried corn tortillas strips simmered in salsa) in town. It...

Mexican in Tapalpa

Paulino's

This fonda-like eatery above the northern side of the Plaza Principal serves basic Mexican dishes in substantial portions but the main reason for climbing the steps to the rooftop balcony is to watch the world go...

Seafood in Mazamitla

La Troje de Mazamitla

This very popular hotel-restaurant on the road out of town and not far from the bus station serves lots of seafood dishes (but not exclusively so) and its terrace fills up quickly with families and bikers in warm...

International in Tapalpa

La Troje

This breezy eatery with a lovely terrace perched above La Casa de Maty hotel and peering down on the main plaza serves mostly steaks and lamb and chicken dishes, though there are some Mexican dishes like...

Mexican in Mazamitla

Vito's Bar

One of the few places to stay open when the rest of the world is just ready to order, Vito's serves botanas (snacks, M$30 to M$75), simple Mexican dishes and burgers. The open balcony looking down on the main...