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El Cardenal

Avenida Paseo de Las Palmas No. 215, Mexico City 11000, Mexico
5226230402
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“pan dulce” (7 reviews)
“mole poblano” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Avenida Paseo de Las Palmas No. 215, Mexico City 11000, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 288 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is no joke. The best meal we had in CDMX and that says alot. Our server Orlando was polite, helpful and so kind. The carnitas Oaxacenas were extraordinary as a starter and than we both had different Moles that were so complex, delicious...More

Thank forcesoflight
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mexican Haute Cuisine. Great for breakfast; superb for lunch. They are really good! Better make a reservation though. It is always packed.

Thank Jorge_sainzmx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Expect to wait for a table if you don't come in early. The place is always packed for breakfast/brunch. The selection of Mexican pan dulce, or sweet bread, is amazing. It is fun to read the menu with creative names for amazing traditional dishes. Service...More

Thank BilingualTeacher_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is hands down the best restaurant for breakfast in Mexico City. The scene includes everything from local politicians, business people, and families. The warm, fresh out of the oven "pan dulce", is the best. Traditional Mexican breakfast dishes and excellent service. There is usually...More

Thank dlop1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant for lunch as it was close to our hotel (Zocalo Central) and we were glad that we did! The place was busy with locals, which is always a great sign. The decor and ambience was a plus and the service was...More

Thank KandTtravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our last evening in Mexico City and so happy we dined at El Cardenal. Friends recommended the barbacoa and it was AMAZING! Great location and felt very local and authentic. We walked off dinner by strolling the streets to the Palacio de Bellas...More

Thank DowntownDistrict
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sure, I know there is a lot of other delicious and cheap places, but if you want to sit down in a nice environment,a/c and great service, this is the place! I highly recommend to order the hot chocolate, since its made the mexican way(cinnamon,...More

Thank Cristina F
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Great restaurant for mexican traditional dishes, like cabrito, mole, enchiladas, chile relleno, gorditas. Breakfast is amazing........diferent types of eggs, with chilaquiles, hot chocolate, sweet fresh baked bread. Bread is freshly baked, and it makes a difference. All dishes are great. Service is very nice, and...More

Thank diva c
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

All good. Try nata with your bolillo. Gorditas don't leave without trying . Chilaquiles and sabana . Great for breakfast and lunch.

Thank abcotur
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

The most amazing breakfast! The hot chocolate is unbeatable, it has the most intense chocolate flavour. Every dish we tried was delicious. Will definitely go there again.

Thank Katarina A
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YSF09
1 May 2016|
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Response from GabCapis | Reviewed this property |
The Hotel is Sheraton (where the Alameda is), an besides Palma's, they are also located in San Ángel, Av. de la Paz Núm. 32, Col. San Ángel, D.F. pone 5550-0293 y 5616-6124.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 75
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 18:30
Monday
08:00 - 18:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 18:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 18:30
Thursday
08:00 - 18:30
Friday
08:00 - 18:30
Saturday
08:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Paseo de Las Palmas No. 215, Mexico City 11000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City
  • Phone Number: 5226230402
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