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Fonda Margarita

Adolfo Prieto 1364 | Del Valle, Mexico City 03100, Mexico
+52 155596358
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“stews” (5 reviews)
“beans” (11 reviews)
“frijoles” (3 reviews)
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Adolfo Prieto 1364 | Del Valle, Mexico City 03100, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is delicious! the atmosphere is just incredible, they open super early and the food is finished very fast, so please make sure you arrive early. It is not the fanciest place in the city, it is pretty much a garage with tables and...More

Thank 850ozo
Reviewed July 10, 2018

If you want to eat breakfast with the locals I would highly recommend this place. They are only open for breakfast until around 11 or 12 and we had to wait for a few minutes in line. The food here is amazing (and I'm not...More

1  Thank LWhitewolf
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

One of the things I enjoy most is finding places like Fonda Margarita in my own country. Food is exquisite, flavorful, hot, delicious, varied, affordable, full of aromas, local, traditional, prepared with love and delicious ingredients. This place opens at 5:30, arriving early ensures a...More

Thank marbeckm
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

Fonda Margarita is a restaurant open from 5:30 AM until food runs out (usually by 11:30). You have to get there early to avoid the lines, and to be able to have your pick of the daily menu. We went on a Saturday morning and...More

Thank Agomz1969
Reviewed May 31, 2018

We can here early in the morning. Luckily for us no wait. The restaurant was very helpful and we ordered the stews of the day, churros, coffee and the black bean rice and egg dish which everyone gets.

Thank Lakers2011
Reviewed April 21, 2018

When I heard Anthony Bourdain claim that breakfast at Fonda Margarita was some of the best he ever had, I was skeptical. I grew more skeptical still when I read various reviews describing eating here as "life changing." But I'm happy to report that breakfast...More

1  Thank Cedevine
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Tucked away in a very nice residential area near Insurgentes Ave. This place is worth the drive. Highly recommended by Vice Mexico. I had to try it and now recommend it. Fonda Margarita was the highlight of my restaurants. Americans: Don’t expect a table for...More

Thank JaviDastager
Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

I arrived at 6:30am on a Friday. Immediately seated, and I just said give me the good stuff. I’m not sure what it was, but damn it was good. Not sold on the traditional Mexican coffe yet, but I could get used to it. They...More

Thank Jeffrey C
Reviewed February 28, 2018

We went early on Sunday morning and waited no more than 5 minutes. The restaurant is located in a trendy, beautiful, neighborhood next to a park. We ordered about half of the menu (no joke) and didn't have a single bad bite. The prices were...More

Thank MileageMark
Reviewed December 2, 2017

My wife has been coming to this restaurant since she was a kid (over 40 years) and brought me here while we were in CDMX a few weeks ago. She insisted that we get there early (around 8am) otherwise some of the menu items (guisados...More

Thank Mark L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$6
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
5:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
5:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
5:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
5:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
5:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Adolfo Prieto 1364 | Del Valle, Mexico City 03100, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City
  • Phone Number: +52 155596358
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