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El Mirador de Chapultepec

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Avenida Chapultepec 606 | San Miguel Chapultepec, Mexico City 11850, Mexico (13 de Septiembre & Agustin Melgar)
+52 862 161 2165
16:00 - 22:00
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Wed - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 14:00 - 02:00
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Dont miss to try tribilin plate, that is a shrimp and meat filet preparation. Margaritas was great and the environment was let you feel like in the past. Great service

Thank Ceggers1961
New Britain, Connecticut
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53 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

the quiet atmosphere, table settings, attentive staff, extensive drink offerings, excellent menu choices gave us the best meal we had in Mexico City

Thank Stephen B
Dallas, Texas
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were planning to visit the Chapultepec Castle and we're looking for something nearby for lunch. Of course, I opened TripAdvisor to see what the community had to say. As the first in the list that came up, and #275 of 2,849 restaurants in the city, we thought we'd try it. We were not disappointed. Far from... More 

Thank Jim H
Mexico City, Mexico
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357 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Had lunch with my friends before Christmas and loved it. I hadn't been back to El Mirador for quite some time but the restaurant hasn't lost a step and continues to provide excellent food and service at very reasonable prices. Well worth the visit and by the way you should order plates to share with everyone especially the pork shank... More 

Thank aphillips61
Tucson, Arizona
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

We came here for a meal on Christmas Eve. The staff was impeccable. The Caesar Salad , made at the table, was a production complete with the raw egg yolk. My romeritos were lovely, and my husband had an excellent Tampequeña. We were too stuffed to sample the excellent-looking desserts, just had a really good espresso. This place was founded... More 

Thank Larobinb
Red Deer, Canada
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430 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 265 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Found this place when searching up something that was near us while we were in the park and thought it sounded good. We got there around 2pm or so and the restaurant was empty (I"m not sure if it's busier in the evening or what). I always get a little worried when a restaurant is that empty, but it was... More 

Thank LazyRose
Mexico City, Mexico
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 28 April 2015

This is a "men only" establishment with a restaurant next door. Men gather here to eat, drink and play dominoes and "cubilete". The atmosphere is unique but the food which is original, lately isn´t so good and it´s expensive.

Thank Irving001
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Old place best know as El Mirador because it is located near Castillo de Chapultepec. Tipical Cantina salon with traditional mexican food. They have a long tradition of great flavors. You will not find some Tacos de Lengua (beef tongue tacos), tostadas de pata (pork leg over a roasted tortilla) all over the city. Its diference are its flavor really... More 

1 Thank Hmv1998
Mexico City, Mexico
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124 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2015

this is a traditional mexican cantina, with both it's saloon side and family room. You should order a "tribilin" (fish, shrimp and meat cooked with lemon juice and worcestershire), "puntas de venado" (deer in a hot chile souce) or "tacos de lengua" (beef tongue tacos). Drink some tequila or have a couple of beers, and have a great chat with... More 

Thank R S
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 September 2014 via mobile

Great food and service !! We eat at the cantina but you can be serve in the restaurant which is more formal, a place for any occasion! Highly recommended

Thank Oskarso3

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$24
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 02:00
14:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Chapultepec 606 | San Miguel Chapultepec, Mexico City 11850, Mexico
    (13 de Septiembre & Agustin Melgar)
  • Public Transportation: Constituents y Circuito Interior
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City
  • Phone Number: +52 862 161 2165

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?