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Restaurante Taro

Avenida Universidad 1861-A | Col. Oxtopulco, Mexico City 01050, Mexico
5661 - 4083 4204 2326
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“shabu shabu” (5 reviews)
“nigiri” (3 reviews)
“tempura” (2 reviews)
Open Now
1:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Avenida Universidad 1861-A | Col. Oxtopulco, Mexico City 01050, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great tasting sushi and many other meals on the menu. Quite expensive by Mexican standards, but worth every peso.

Thank Narek D
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

I like the food that is prepared in Taro Restaurant! Everything is delicious, the place is nice and cozy, the only but, is that the portions are very small, any roll has only 4 pieces, the soup is small also. You have to eat several...More

Thank Sonia P
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Taro is a relatively small restaurant with a large choice of delicious Japanese food, I love their nigiri's and the sushi's always fresh and not dried out. We have been several times there and always like to go back! Highly recommended.

Thank Rustilio
Reviewed July 20, 2018

The place has had an evolution during the last 35 to 40 years. Throughout that time, the lady owner, has made several improvements to the space and the menu. Among the wide Japanese cuisine options in this huge city, I highly recommend Taro for its...More

Thank Berenice A
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

I have been a fan of Taro for at least 8 years now, and its constant level of quality in the food is impressive to say the least. Taro is a quaint, casual traditional Japanese restaurant with an excellent selection of fish for nigiri or...More

Thank Luis E
Reviewed November 30, 2017

A warm attention.the staff is very friendly, very good food. many menú choices. the food was yummy.. a ate there many times I like the sushi special and shabu shabu, also yakimeshi, and nigiri. I was always a walk in, I always have had a...More

Thank Amador R
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

A large menu with choices that you seldom see on other menus, friendly staff, owners on watch and a really confortable ambience that is not pretentious. This is the first Japanese restaurant I ever visited, back when nobody knew what sushi was. It was there,...More

Thank Ara-Golightly
Reviewed June 5, 2017

Taro is a perfect place to have some authentic Japanese food... I love Japanese food !! We had a reservation and as we arrived our table was ready, is not a big restaurant so my advise would be to make one if you are going...More

Thank barbaroaps
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

I am not very happy with my dinner in Taro. The food didn't taste right and the price is not cheap. My husband and i asked for a special sashimi and a special nigiri. The rice was bland and wet and the seafood weren't even...More

1  Thank Truong T
Reviewed April 15, 2017

I have had trouble finding good quality international food in Mexico City but Taro is a real gem. We had sushi and sukiyaki. Both were excellent, the sukiyaki easily enough food for two people. Prices are not extortionate for what you get, real Japanese food...More

Thank RasmusOne
Once you step into Coyoacán (“Land of the Coyotes”)
you'll find picturesque parks and cantinas that will
transport you back to the colonial era thanks to the
brick and stone details of the area. Iconic writers
such as Trotsky and great painters like Frida Kahlo
seeked refuge and inspiration in this area, and you
can see the unique spirit of this neighborhood
reflected in its colorful market where nieves, sopes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Universidad 1861-A | Col. Oxtopulco, Mexico City 01050, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Coyoacán
  • Neighbourhood: Coyoacán
  • Phone Number: 5661 - 4083 4204 2326
  • E-mail
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