Business Directory

Welcome to the Viva Cuernavaca Magazine Online Business Directory.

Cuernavaca offers outstanding shopping for the locals and visitors as well. You will find the most wonderful items in the small tiendas scattered throughout the city. You will also find major shopping malls like the Galleria with its high-end shops such as Liverpool. And, for those visiting from the United States, who need a break from the ambiance of Mexico, they will find many of the familiar big box stores such as Home Depot, Costco, Walmart, Sams Wholesale, and more, as well familiar restaurants such as Chili’s and P.F. Chang, as well as Burger King, MacDonalds, Pizza Hut and Domino’s Pizza, and there is even a Canadian transplant who serves up a wonderful pizza – Canadian style at Armando’s Pizzeria and Ristorante!

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Note: Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, many businesses have been forced to close their doors, some temporarily and others permanently. Thus this list may not be current. Please call or contact the listed business to assure that they are open for business.


Body Shops

Caixa Body Shop and Mechanic – located on the corner of Av. Emilio Zapata and De Los Rios (18.950499,-99.2447362) and one block north of Parque Tlatenanco roundabout, in Col. Tlatenango, you cannot ask for a better body shop that can take care of all your needs from removing scratches in the paint all the way up a complete paint job.

Address: Privada, De Los Rios 1, Tlatenango, 62170, Cuernavaca, Mor. Mexico Phone: 777.317.2867

Coffee Shops

Cafe La Selva – Av. Vicente Guerrero #729, Lomas de la Selva (inside the Mercado Muncipal), +52-777.317.5821. A second location exists at Gral. Mariano Arista 17, in the city center for sales of packaged coffee only. Whether you buy your coffee pre-ground or whole-bean you will find that the coffees at Cafe La Selva will suit the most discriminating taste. This is a coffee brewer where the most discriminating restaurants and locals purchase their coffee for their homes and businesses. There are a few tables to sit and enjoy a cup of any of the many varieties of coffees offered. And, you can create your own blend from a mix of the varieties. You can be sure that the coffee is freshly roasted, ground, and prepared to your specifications. Located within the Mercado Municipal Lomas de la Selva, Av Vicente Guerrero Local 18, Lomas de la Selva, Cuernavaca.
5-Star-RatingAwarded “Best Coffee Roaster in Cuernavaca!” for the previous 7 years by readers of Viva Cuernavaca.

Café Punta del Cielo, Av. Díaz Ordaz 50, Col. Acapatzingo, Cuernavaca

Café Punta del Cielo – Good location, very comfortable seating indoors or on the patio outdoors under a large tree. Coffee and pastries. Av. Díaz Ordaz 50, Col. Acapatzingo, Cuernavaca.

Café del Gringo – Wonderfully fresh roasted, ground, and served coffee in a funky atmosphere. Across the street from the Brady Museum. Netzahualcóyotl 9, Cuernavaca Centro.
4-Star Rating“Good place for coffee if you are in the center. Seating is on the terrace in the back. Cozy, informal, and laid back.

Starbucks – Calle Salazar # 40, Cuernavaca. While there are a great many Starbucks in Cuernavaca this one offers the best view in an excellent location next to the Palacio de Cortes, overlooking the Plaza de Armas.

The Italian Coffee Company –  This is a pleasant setting with good coffee and free wifi, quite popular with locals shopping at Superama next door. Plaza Laurel, Avila Camacho 274, Local 24, Col La Pradera, Cuernavaca.

English Speaking Transportation Services

Arturo Galindo provides private car service in Cuernavaca and surrounding areas. He is fluent in English, albeit with a New York accent that he picked up from the years he worked as a flight attendant between Mexico City and New York. Arturo’s car is new and exceptionally clean. Contact him on his cellular phone at 044.777.523.5787 or by email at
4-Star Rating“Arturo is consistently recommended as the best private car service in Cuernavaca.

Personal Services

Au Pair Services – Great Au Pair offers house-sitting, childcare, pet sitting, office assistance, elderly care, errands, shopping and more for Cuernavaca residents,

Property Management and Services

AG House Maintenance – Contact Adrian Gurd, General Contractor for home repairs and remodeling, Tel: 777.364.3286 or Cellular Phone 044.777.610.0966, Email:,

Property Management Service – Contact Robin or Karen for all your property management needs. Tel: 777.313.2908 and 777.313.1831, Email: Email: and,


Armando’s Pizzeria and Ristorante – Consistently rated one of the best all-around restaurants in Cuernavaca, Chris Oleksiuk, Chef – Propietario, Avila Camacho #500 Esq. San Jeronimo, Col. Tlaltenango, Cuernavaca, Tel. 777.317.1955, Cel. 777.220.3037,
5-Star-Rating“A favorite of anyone who has dined at Armando’s. One of the best Italian restaurants in Cuernavaca. The owner/chef is a Canadian-transplant who has lived in Mexico for decades.” Voted “Best Italian Restaurant” and “Best Pizza in Cuernavaca” for the past 6-years.

AnticavillaRestaurant in the Hotel Anticavilla and Spa, Rio Amacuzac 10, Vista Hermosa. From 7 am daily.  777 313 3131.
5-Star-Rating Voted “Best Restaurant in Cuernavaca” for 6-years in a row!

B&B Grill Restaurante – Teopanzolco 408, Col. Reforma, Cuernavaca, Tel: 01.777.364.6567

Barbacoa “Lety” – Hildalgo No. 15, Ocotepec, Tel: 777.382.2740

Barbacoa “El Cabrito” – Avenida X No. 15, Col. Buena Vista, Cuernavaca, Tel: 777.300.0000

Cafe Alondra – Francisco Villa 124, Buena Vista. 8 am-10 pm daily, 777 372 0469

Casa HidalgoHidalgo 6, Centro. 8:30 am -11 pm daily. 777 312 2749.

Casa MaderoBlvd Juarez 102, Centro. 8 am -11 pm daily; 777 310 1716.

Casa Poézia – Río Pánuco 23, Vista Hermosa, Cuernavaca, 777.322.5435,

Cuervas BurgersRío Amacuzac 9A, Vista Hermosa, 62290 Cuernavaca, across from the PRI Headquarters on the corner of Rio Amacuzac and Yucatan. Tel: 777 601 1431

Don Atilio Restaurante – Galeana 55, Acapantzingo,Daily 1:00 to 10:00 pm. 777 315 0074. Excellent Italian/Argentino restaurant.

El Asadero – Plan de Ayala 504, Col Amaititlan, Cuernavaca, Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday from 3:00 to 9:00 pm, Friday and Saturday from 3:00 to 11:00 pm, and Sunday from 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Closed on Mondays. Next door to Pollo Feliz. We highly recommend El Asadero to those who love great steaks at a reasonable price. The best Arracherra, T-bone, Sirloin, Rib Eye, Salmon, Chistorra, Argentinean Sausage to be found anywhere. Soft drinks, wine, beer, and tequila served. The family-owned restaurant has been in business for 40 years in the same location.

El Chulengo – Argentine. San Diego 316, daily 1-9, 777 316 1640.

El Balcón Argentino – Carretera federal a Tepoztlán, Km. 35 esq Tres Cruces, Col. Ahuatepec, Cuernavaca, Tel: 777.382-1813 and 777.382.1814, Cel: 777.157.7722 , ID Nextel: 521424714, Email:

El Colorin – Mexican, Teopanzolco corner Usamacinta, Vista Hermosa, large garden, daily 8 am to 7 pm. 777 322 8024

El Faisán– Av. Emiliano Zapata 1233, Cuernavaca, Tel: 777.317.5281

El Madrigal – International. Sonora 115, Vista Hermosa. Lunch and dinner daily except Monday. 777 100 770

El Origen – Mexican. Cuauhtemoc 60. Daily 8-6. 777 318 9840

Falefel – Av. Vicente Guerrero, 110, Col. Lomas de la Selva, Plaza Cuernavaca, Cuernavaca, Tel: 777.312.9090

Fonda Tlahuica  – Domingo Diez Esquina Nueva Italia, Col. Centro, Cuernavaca. Many traditional dishes, quesadillas, sopes, etc from the grill, Tel: 777.317.4030

Gusto – International. 16 de Septiembre #44, Acapantzingo. Daily 8 am – 10 pm. 777 318 3563

Hacienda de Cortes – International. Plaza Kennedy 90, Atlacomulco. Daily 7:30 am-11 pm. 777 315 8844

Helen’s Pasteleria – International & Mexican. Plutarco Elias Calles 9 corner Alvaro Obregon, Club de Golf, Mon-Sat 8am to 8 pm, Sun. 9-6. 777 318 2629.

Hotel Jacarandas – Cuauhtémoc 133, Cuernavaca, Tel: 777.100.7777,

Hosteria Las Quintas – International. Diaz Ordaz 9, Cantarranas. Daily 7 am-10 pm. Outdoor dining weather dependent; covered dining area. 777 318 3949

Hotel Posada María Cristina – Benito Juárez 300, Tres de Mayo, Cuernavaca, Tel: 777.318.5767,

House RestaurantLas Casas B&B. International. Las Casas 110 corner Blvd Juarez, Centro. 8 am-8:30 pm Sun-Thurs, 8-10 Fri-Sat. 777 318 3782.

Kookaburra – International. Teopanzolco 307, roof-top of Plaza Teopanzolco. Daily 2 pm to midnight; Sun. 2-6. 777 688 6656

Marco Polo – Pizzeria-Tratoria. Hidalgo 30, centro. Daily 1 pm-9 pm, 10 pm Sun.Limited number of outdoor tables. 777 312 3484.

Meson Gaucho – Argentine. Plaza Portales, Domingo Diez1460. Lunch & dinner daily,777 372 1121 few tables are partially outside)
La Bonita India – Dwight Morrow 15B, Centro, Cuernavaca, Tel: 777.312.5021.

La Casa de la Hamburguesas Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, the only location for La Casa de la Hamburguesas is at Alta Tensión 306-Local 6 (also known as Poder Legistivo), in Vista Hermosa, Next to UPS and across from Plaza Cuernavaca. (Tel: 777 317 9809). They also offer delivery and takeout options (See Takeout Menu Here). Prices from $27 to $90 pesos ($1.32 to $4.21 USD). Well-known as the best hamburgers in Cuernavaca for decades!
5-Star-Rating Voted “Best Hamburger in Cuernavaca!” by readers of Viva Cuernavaca for the past 5 years.

La Provence – Plutarco Elias Calles 22, Col. Club de Golf, Cuernavaca, Tel: 777.310.3196

La Tortuga Cucufata – Av. Domingo Diez 1460, Cuernavaca, Tel: 777.311.4810

Las Mañanitas – One of Mexico’s most famous restaurants. The garden terraces are indeed glorious with pools and fountains. Credit cards are accepted, Ricardo Linares 107 Centro; Cuernavaca, Tel: 777.314.1466 or 777.362.0000

Le Pastis Bistro – French-European. Hidalgo 20, Centro, 10 am – 7 pm daily, 777 318 5200

Los Alcatraces – Paseo del Conquistador 134, Col Lomas de Cortés, Cuernavaca, Tel: 777.313.1166 and 777.313.1188

Los Cedros – Av. Vicente Guerrero 382, Cuernavaca

Los Colorines – Av. Emiliano Zapata 598, Cuernavaca, Tel: 777.311.7301

Los Girasoles – Av. Hidalgo # 569, Cuernavaca

Los Vikingos – Oaxaca #2, Col. Las Palmas, Cuernavaca, Tel; 777.312.8584

Pancracio – Mexican-International. Rayon 22, Pasaje Florencia, Centro. Tues-Sun. 8:30 – 11.  777 202 4948.

Paella Don Juan – Paseo del Conquistador # 6, Cuernavaca, Tel. 777.313.3006, No. 1233, Col. Buena Vista, Cuernavaca. Tel: 777.317.5281

Rincón del Bife – Av. San Diego 1001, Col. Vista Hermosa, Cuernavaca, Tel: 777.315 4794

Sapori GastonomiaItalian. Rufino Tamayo 68. Tues-Sun 12-8. 777 305 0381,

Sorrento – Av. Diana 105 Col. Delicias, Cuernavaca, Tel: 777.316.0498

Sumiya – located in Jiutepec, in the southeast of Cuernavaca, only 10 minutes from the Mexico City-Acapulco freeway (Autopista del Sol) and in one of the city’s most exclusive neighborhoods, Int. Fraccionamiento Sumiya, Col. José Parres, Jiutepec, Tel: 777.329.9888

TamuzReforma 501, Reforma.  Tues-Sun 8 am – 6 pm.  777 311 2223.

Teely Bistrot – French-Mexican. Avila Camacho 274, Plaza Laurel. Breakfast, lunch & dinner daily except Sunday. 777 311 9193

Verdesalvia Restorante – Rio Amacuzac 10 esquina Chilpancingo, Col. Vista Hermosa, Cuernavaca, Tel: 777.313.3131

Willburg – Hamburgers. Rayon 22, Pasaje Florencia, Centro. Daily except Mon. 1-9,    777 202 4870

Marco Polo Restaurante – Avenida Hidalgo 30, near Avenida Morelos, Cuernavaca, Tel: 777.312

Telecommunication Services

Marcos Techno Logics – Satellite TV in from USA or Canada, All USA Networks, Closed Circuit TV for home or business, Monitor over the Internet, Security Cameras, Inexpensive International phone calls with no monthly fee, High Definition Home Theaters. Contact Guy Markus at Tel: 777.313-3918 or by email at

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