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Restaurante El Cardenal

Av. de la Paz # 32 | Col. San Angel, Mexico City 01000, Mexico
+52 55 5550 0293
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fritas” (2 reviews)
“gorditas” (2 reviews)
“bread” (7 reviews)
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8:00 am - 6:30 pmAll hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Av. de la Paz # 32 | Col. San Angel, Mexico City 01000, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

I checked out the kitchen and it was clean. If you come after 5 pm you do not need a reservation. We had salsa with avocados, excellent. Then I had the spinach soup and my husband has the tortilla soup, both excellent. Both entrees were...More

Thank Jacqueline A
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Excellent location in the southwest part of the city, an old house convertion, excellent Mexican fine food and very good service

Thank Jesús M
Reviewed 15 February 2017

nice place... just be aware the people around you will be 50+ years old. But if you are with family or grandparents, they will feel like home. Its a good place to eat. nice service

Thank Henry J
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Service is first hand, food 100% delicious, everything is just perfect. #1 place for breakfast in Mexico City

Thank weingartenjessica
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I usually go to this restaurants and my favorite plate is Pecho de Ternera (veal breast). The food and service are amazing.

Thank CesarRoadwarrior
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

If you like good mexican food, nice atmosphere, excellent service and value for money try any of the El Cardenal restaurants in Mexico City

Thank magusaw
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Experience, service and the quality of food were awesome. I highly recommend it, you will not be disappointed. This place is one of Mexico's best.

Thank Frank R
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Probably the best of the traditional restaurants in town. For breakfast lunch or dinner, el Cardenal is always a safe bet. The service is extraordinary and the quality of the food is also exceptional. If you want to try Mexican food or want to stay...More

Thank Emmanuel S
Reviewed 14 February 2017

There is no better place in Mexico City to take a mole and other things. It is a most for Mexican traditional food.

Thank miguelgoco
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Excellent traditional mexican food. We were 5 at the table, and every single dish we ordered was simply delicious. The service was also very good and fast, despite the fact that it was a very busy afternoon. The premises are nice, clean and spacious. Highly...More

Thank pepito-chucho
San Angel
San Ángel is known for its artistic vibe and elegant
details displayed throughout its streets, antique
residences and haciendas where famous actors like
Consuelo Velázquez, Capulina and other prominent
families used to live and that have now been turned
into beautiful galleries, cafés and restaurants. An
array of cultural and artistic activities are
organized in the neighborhood, but it is on Saturdays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. de la Paz # 32 | Col. San Angel, Mexico City 01000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > San Angel
  • Neighbourhood: San Angel
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5550 0293
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