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El Cardenal Alameda

Avenida Juarez 70 | inside the Hilton Hotel, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
+52 55186632
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“tortillas” (13 reviews)
Opens in 5 min
All hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Avenida Juarez 70 | inside the Hilton Hotel, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 days ago

El Cardenal is a well known name of restaurants in Mexico City. El Cardenal Alameda is located in the lobby of the Hilton hotel. El Cardenal is one of those traditional restaurants where people working down town will meet for a busines breakfast and/or lunch....More

Thank Enrique D
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to taste Mexican traditional cuisine surrounded by by a luxury environment without leaving apart the traditional taste of our food this is the right place to go. Located at the heart of Mexico City and in front of our most popular urban...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Eating with friends at El Cardenal just in front of the Alameda Central is quite an experience. The menu is really Mexican, with produce even made by the owners, with a wide variety of options, even for vegetarians. I strongly recommend going with family or...More

Thank renatohc
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was not out of a regular meal we had. service was good but the food was not extraordinary. Their menu of tequilas is not that extensive so they need to diversify. The set up and ambiance is good so it saves the face for...More

Thank RVizcarra
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Breakfast, lunch or dinner, you will have an excellent meal, top service, and a beautiful, typical, mexican restaurant. Try conchas with nata or la mancerina dating since colonial times. Botanas (starters) like cheese and avocado or quesadillas de flor. El mole and los chiles rellenos...More

Thank CristiGirault
Reviewed 1 week ago

In a prime location, excellent service and good mexican food. A little expensive, but the decor and people that attend the place are worth a visit.

Thank Claudio H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are really wanting to enjoy real and authentic Mexican food while your time in Mexico you can't beat El Cardenal. Hosted inside a hotel in downtown Mexico City and in front of the famous Alameda park everything from breakfast to dinner and everything...More

Thank gamuzo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very tasty Mexican food and good service, and also quick which was important to us. Wait time was around 5 min, the order was delivered within 10 mins or even less. Can recommend for lunch if you are visiting main attractions in the historical center...More

Thank Resumenew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is one of the best pastries I've ever had. So hot and fresh they bring it to you when you first get seated my belly is smiling get the cheese filled pastry!!!!

Thank Anand G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

El Cardenal is located inside Hilton Mexico City Reforma.  I went to the restaurant for breakfast on my first full day in Mexico City.  I didn't feel welcomed by the hostess, but that's ok.  Quenching my hunger was too important.  (TBH, I think they were...More

Thank MissJanuary13
This beautiful park was once the playground for the
wealthiest families in the colonial era, and is now
the perfect place where locals and visitors can spend
a sunny weekend afternoon to relax or shop for
souvenirs at the market. Kids can run around or grab a
bite of cotton candy while teens and adults wander
around admiring the charming gardens and the
sculptures that adorn it. Once the heat rises, it may
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Response from Rest_ElCardenal | Property representative |
Hello, we do accept credit cards: visa, mastercard, etc. Kind regards.
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1 August 2016|
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Response from Martha T | Reviewed this property |
no more than $15 UsD per person
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21 June 2016|
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Response from bijoukurien | Reviewed this property |
Not cheap. Consider a budget of MX 200 per head
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$28
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:30
08:00 - 18:30
08:00 - 18:30
08:00 - 18:30
08:00 - 18:30
08:00 - 18:30
08:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Juarez 70 | inside the Hilton Hotel, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Alameda
  • Neighbourhood: Alameda
  • Phone Number: +52 55186632
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