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Newton 55 | Polanco, Mexico City, Mexico
52802680
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13:00 - 17:00
19:00 - 23:00
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New York City
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77 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Along with the tasting menu, we had the wine pairing. The food was delicious and inventive. Wine paired well. Service was attentive but nicely relaxed. Since we're NYC residents, the total price was quite affordable by our standards ($315 total). A fine way to end our vacation. Highly recommend!

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Sydney
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

When you reach the dizzying heights of fame you need to do something special. We had the Chef's Spring menu and, sadly, it was ordinary. Worse, the staff didn't seem to care (other than the sommelier). They were on automatic, with rare glimpses of passion or personality. The paired wines were tolerable but further info about the wines was hard... More 

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Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

To dine at one of two restaurants in Mexico City included in the World's top 50 (the other one is Pujol), you'll obviously need to make a reservation several weeks in advance (ours was made 5 weeks prior). Jorge Vallejo's creations are worth it. To be honest, when I first looked at the menu I felt disappointed. Still, I figured... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

So tempted to compare with Pujol and Noma Mexico. enjoyed all 3 of them, all exceptional in a different way. Quintonil presentation would be the least challenging for foreigners. Very dainty dish sprinkled with local delicacy e.g. ants eggs. (the other 2 are far more generous!) love the fish with burnt chile chipotle.

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Palo Alto, California
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Food experienced here is not the 'same old' thing one thinks of as Mexican food. This is 'new' Mexican cuisine where Mexican flavors and elements are approached with respect and innovation. Food presentation is beautiful while tableside service is attentive and courteous. Imagine a first course, an avocado 'tartare' with ant eggs, as voted the table's most favorite dish! The... More 

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San Francisco
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Excellent food, like Pujol with Haute cuisine but with Mexican accents. The drinks were delicious. the dessert were amazing. What can I say it was as expected, delicious.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Located off one of the main streets in the upscale, trendy Polanco district, Jorge Vallejo and his team deliver a beautiful meal that dazzles the taste buds. Ranked no. 22 in 2017 World’s 50 Best Restaurants, Quintonil highlights the future of upscale Mexican dining with local ingredients showcasing a myriad of complex flavors and textures. We opted for the tasting... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This little restaurant is amazing! The menu is not very big, but every dish is prepared with love. The sizes are small, so you can order many things to try from the a la carte menu, which is quite reasonably priced for a place like that. There is a tasting menu also which we did not have. My husband and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered off the a la carte menu and had a number of dishes to share. Everything was so fresh. The meals are a decent size. The ceviche was superb! Service was great, very attentive staff. Prices are really reasonable. Highly recommend.

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michigan
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367 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 274 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fantastic restaurant. It deserves all the praise and accolades it is getting. It is not cheap (about $50 per person for lunch) but it is worth it. Aside from ordering a la carte off the menu there is a tasting menu that has about 11 dishes, all very small portions for 1850 pesos (about $100). If money... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$500 - US$500
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
13:00 - 17:00
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 17:00
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 17:00
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
13:00 - 17:00
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
13:00 - 17:00
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 17:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Newton 55 | Polanco, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Polanco
  • Neighbourhood: Polanco
  • Phone Number: 52802680
Description
Ubicado en la colonia Polanco —el barrio en el que se encuentran las propuestas gastronómicas más interesantes de la ciudad de México— y bajo el mando de Jorge Vallejo —joven chef mexicano que cuenta ya con una sólida trayectoria y un amplio reconocimiento a su trabajo— Quintonil ofrece una propuesta gastronómica que expresa con claridad los sabores y las formas de la cocina mexicana moderna.

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Polanco
Poshness defines Polanco, this wealthy neighborhood retains elegance unmatched elsewhere in Distrito Federal. Brunch in the Polanquito area, then keep up with the latest fashion trends in luxury boutiques around every corner. Top it off with beautiful cafés and restaurants that surround Lincoln Park, a treat to the senses thanks to the art decó architecture and high quality gourmet cuisine found here.
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