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Azul Historico

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Neighbourhood:
Centro Historico
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Calle Isabel La Catolica 30 | Col. Centro Histórico, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
+52 55101316
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09:00 - 22:00
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Sun 09:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 23:00
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Irvine, California
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My best dining experience in Mexico City was at this restaurant. It is classy, beautiful and has a nice ambiance. The food was amazing. I will go back the next time I visit Mexico City.

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Thank Ilovetoexplore9
Thunder Bay, Canada
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75 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Was recommended this restaurant by several local people, decided it was time for a good meal in great location. Was not disappointed, the soup was great and the beef and mole sauce was fantastic. Great place.

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pa
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76 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lunch was excellent two empanadas one with black mole sauce other filled with hibiscus Charming courtyard location Interesting rolls fig or olive Attentive waiters First in at 1 everyone eats so laye

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Thank peggyggg
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was very good, specially the cochinita pibil. However as a pricy restaurant the portions were quite small for their price. The service was not the best, the location is very good - close to subways stations, mains touristic sights in the center, but it is inside of a commercial centre. Take care the restaurant can be quite full.

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Allentown
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194 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is located in the courtyard of the refurbished Hotel Downtown. The ambience is romantic, upscale, and charming. The courtyard is flunked by two stories of small artisanal boutiques with high quality merchandise. I didn't think the service befitted the upscale cafe and the charming environment. I felt rushed. The food was also very mediocre. I ordered the "queen... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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437 reviews
276 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a delightful dinner however do not be late for your reservation. We were due to traffic & had to wait 30 minutes even though we were only 12 minutes late for our reservation. It was worth it however as everything we ordered was very good.

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Paris, France
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521 reviews
405 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a good option if you are looking for Mexican traditional food, particularly for breakfast. The place itself is a lovely setting but quite cold, it probably would be better to visit in summer or spring. Service is nice, although gets slower by the time the restaurant gets full.

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
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462 reviews
291 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is situated in a covered courtyard of the Hotel Downtown, It is very romantic specially at night with 1000 lanterns. Homemade tortillas are filled with exotic ingredients, all served by friendly waiters and paired with wonderful Margaritas. You need a reservation or you can visit the boutiques around while you wait for a table. A very special place.... More 

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Austin, Texas
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54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is located in a very nice yard of an old building which helps creating an excellent atmosphere. They offer a large variety of Mexican food, including many types of Mole, which I never knew about. We tried two of them and both were excellent. Service was good, but somewhat slow.

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los angeles
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32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun place for lunch - lovely setting and great food. Also conveniently located in the middle of great, fun shopping. Good food - amazing tortillas and have the tortilla soup just to receive it in the Katrina bowl. Also had a pitcher of sangria that was refreshing and colorful. We loved the whole thing.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Isabel La Catolica 30 | Col. Centro Histórico, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Centro Historico
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Historico
  • Phone Number: +52 55101316

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Staying in Centro Historico

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Centro Historico
The beating heart of the city lies within Centro Histórico, the vast expanse of historical buildings and monuments that are a must when exploring Mexico City. Places such as the Museo Biblioteca Palacio Postal, Casa de los Azulejos and Palacio de Bellas Artes are the perfect eye candy for anyone seeking to admire arts and architecture. Don't forget to visit the wide variety of markets and plazas where any vintage item, handicrafts and jewelry characteristic of each state in Mexico can be found on Sundays. Admire majestic views of the city from the Monumento a la Revolución and Torre Latinoamericana, and round out the experience with restaurants of all cuisines nearby.
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