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La Strega

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Calle Maricopa 11 | Entre Montecito e Insurgentes Sur, Mexico City 03810, Mexico (Montecitos y Atadena)
+52 55 5687 5539
08:00 - 00:00
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Sun 08:00 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 00:00
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Meridian, Idaho
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186 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Strega means witch in Italian. This a very quaint restaurant done in an old style bewitching decor. The food was excellent. A great variety of pastas available. If you want something a bit different from what is on the menu just ask, they will accommodate. I had a bone-in steak with fettucini and a light olive oil sauce. Excellent. Ceasar... More 

Thank dfndr90
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Good place to have a nice dinner and talk, Not noisy. close to the WTC and the Crowne Plaza, and Holiday Inn. reasonable price and good food, friendly people. The main dishes are well served and the ambiance is good.

Thank Ivan P
Westerlo, Belgium
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

First diner in Mexico, glad one of the waiters could speak some English to help me out in this 'Spanish language only' restaurant. But that is not a negative thing. I enjoyed my diner that was prepared with care and nicely presented. I would come back!

Thank Tofchik
Airdrie, United Kingdom
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1,006 reviews
525 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 252 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

We stumbled up this place, amazing decor and venue for a restaurant, everywhere you look and everything you look at is interesting and the attention to detail is fabulous. Food was well presented and the whole experience was very good

Thank stuart w
Province of Cadiz, Spain
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

I had the best rissotto frutti di mare ever! As an appetaizer I also had pulpo and a very good malbec. The food: high quality and the price is very reasonable. What to say about service: excellent. There was a violinist playing around, it was amazing having a dinner with live music in a friendly enviroment. I highly recommend this... More 

Thank ANM41
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63 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

Nice Italian restaurant with a beautiful decoration. I went to La Strega last Valentine’s day. A musical group was playing live and the atmosphere was very intimate and romantic. The staff that day was very attentive, willing to make all kinds of suggestions. The food was delicious but what is most appealing about this place is the atmosphere and decor.... More 

Thank BrunchandWine
Chula Vista, California
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258 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

This place serves mostly Italian food with a couple of international plates. Flavor is above average as well as service. Need to use valet for parking as there is limited parking. If staying at Dakota Holiday Inn or Crown Plaza this is a must as food is much better than hotel and is within 1 block

Mexico City, Mexico
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39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015

This fairy tail restaurant serves excellent Italian food, excellent spaghettis and Milanese chicken and beef. However the decoration and atmosphere takes all the attention, La Strega (Witch in Italian), takes you into a trip to the world of fairy tales and witch movies. I´m sure that a witch house/castle should look like this, so don´t miss the opportunity to sneak... More 

Thank RRivera2014
Mexico City, Mexico
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

The place has a great theme, delicious Italian food, but the service from the waiters it's bad, they forgot us, we had to look around for other waiters, I order coffee but they didn't offer me any sugar or milk, we had to order the menu from the manager to order dessert... if you don't mind a lame service, then... More 

Thank megalodonte
Miami, Florida
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2015

The restaurant was a pleasant surprise, the environment is beautiful, entertainment very good and food excellent. I recommend to families and couples for a romantic dinner.

Thank NelioLopes

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Maricopa 11 | Entre Montecito e Insurgentes Sur, Mexico City 03810, Mexico
    (Montecitos y Atadena)
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5687 5539
Hermoso Restaurante de Comida Italiana, Desayunos ,Servicio de Bar

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?