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Villa Maria

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Polanco
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Avenida Homero 704, Mexico City 11550, Mexico
+52 55 5203 0306
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13:30 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 13:30 - 19:00
Mon - Sat 13:30 - 00:00
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2014

Great food, great ambiance. Ample Mexican cuisine menu. Great quality and value. Enjoyed the Margarita's (make sure you order the large size glass). Colorful decor with Mexican cliches.

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Thank Ejruiz
Miami
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487 reviews
277 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2014 via mobile

I came here on a business lunch. The food was ok. The service was nice. Must try the sangria! The only downside is that they charge you a per person fee.

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Thank AJCC1
Stuttgart, Germany
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2014 via mobile

The place makes a good first impression, but as soon as the food came I realized it was not as good as they make it sound, the dishes are very plain and the flavors very uninteresting. In the end it was a bad and expensive meal.

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2 Thank Aida R
Barcelona, Spain
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2014 via mobile

The food was not so good. The check was expensive. I guess you're paying extra for the dozens of employees wandering around...

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1 Thank Philip-Glas
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2014

I got takeaway from this restaurant as it had such good online reviews. I ordered the beef fajitas. I was told it would take 30mins to cook, but when I got there after half an hour it still wasn't ready - I had to wait an extra 10 minutes. Then when I finally got my food home, they hadn't given... More 

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Toronto
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73 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2014 via mobile

We stopped by during a prewedding trip. Loved the atmosphere, and the food of course. The places is supposed to feel like an old cantina and it works with all the hustle and bustle and great funny quotes all over the walls and lots of Mexican decorations. The food is very tasty and they carry a lot of typical Mexican... More 

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Middletown, New Jersey, United States
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185 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2014

Fun casual atmosphere. Very friendly service. Live music. Good food, and great Tequila selection. Definitely worth a visit.

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Thank Raymond R
Bronx, New York
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2014 via mobile

Been here several times over the years. Terrific inventive yet somehow accessible cooking representing a number of regions of the country. Unfortunately it does get loud when large groups of people from various businesses get together here. Not inexpensive, especially for Mexico . Yet overall, worth dining here.

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Houston, TX
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2014

Nothing special and certainly no better and in many ways worse than what you'd find in the US. Food was unispired looking at tasting; I had the fish special and it was just bad - not really at all like the menu and a far cry from being a special. Guacamole was good; margarita was huge and very light on... More 

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Thank David668
Mexico City, Mexico
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126 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2014

If you like or want to try for the first time ¨fancy but classic¨ mexican food, this is the place. Very nice area, very nice restaurant (a little loud), good service, and excellent food. You should really try the Tortilla Soup!!!

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Thank Orly H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 23 - USD 23
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:30 - 19:00
Monday
13:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
13:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
13:30 - 00:00
Thursday
13:30 - 00:00
Friday
13:30 - 00:00
Saturday
13:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Homero 704, Mexico City 11550, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Polanco
  • Neighbourhood: Polanco
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5203 0306

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Polanco
Poshness defines Polanco, this wealthy neighborhood retains elegance unmatched elsewhere in Distrito Federal. Brunch in the Polanquito area, then keep up with the latest fashion trends in luxury boutiques around every corner. Top it off with beautiful cafés and restaurants that surround Lincoln Park, a treat to the senses thanks to the art decó architecture and high quality gourmet cuisine found here.
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