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El Farolito

Avenida de Las Fuentes 510, Mexico City 14410, Mexico
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bistec” (2 reviews)
“tortas” (2 reviews)
“tacos” (15 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Avenida de Las Fuentes 510, Mexico City 14410, Mexico
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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Business colleagues took me here and I can’t say enough good things about El Farolito. My colleagues ordered for me and i loved everything. We had some sort of paper thin fried cheese to start that was different and great. I had lots of ribeye...More

Thank Sbueb
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Great tacos and great service. Everyone should try a volcán enchilado and the campechanos (bistec & chicharron)

Thank jorgehuguesp
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Excellent variety of tacos and taco-joint style food. Try the Maciza, a kind of pork meat. The quesos are really good, too. This is an especially good place for foreigners who want some authentic Mexican 'street food' and who want to avoid the intestinal distress...More

Thank J P
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

This was to be a fast lunch with a new business associate and I suggested a taqueria for something casual. El Farolito was an excellent choice. It is casual and comfortable with both indoor and outdoor seating. The service was attentive but busy. No English...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Good tacos and tortas, good service, reasonable prices. Try the "aguas de sabores" (drinks from natural fruits), and the flan napolitano.

Thank RamonFP1
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Good tacos and more. Try natural fruits beverages, many flavors. Good chicken soup and flan dessert. Also good tortas.

Thank RamonFP1
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Great food, clean, great service, I go there all the time. All the tacos are good. Parking can be tricky depending on the time. Try the horchata.

Thank Stuttgal
Reviewed 3 June 2016

El farolito is a long tradition with in the Mexican chain of tacos, they have all rage of tacos, from carnitas to barbacoa pastor, pozole y de bisteck... They serve only beer and mexican fresh fruit waters. One of the biggest success of this chain...More

Thank Richard V
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Tacos and more, aguas frescas everything here is tasty and well prepared, if you want to try something different ask for a nopal with meat and cheese.

Thank Polifee
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Having been to Mexico City recently, I was looking for an authentic Mexican food restaurant without the frills. A local told me about El Farolito, and how good the food and service were. I had the wonderful opportunity to visit this very good restaurant. The...More

Thank Wandlust
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida de Las Fuentes 510, Mexico City 14410, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City
  • Phone Number: 51352141
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