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Au Pied de Cochon

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Polanco
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Campos Eliseos 218 | Presidente Inter-Continental Mexico City, Mexico City 11560, Mexico
+52 55 5327 7700
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00:01 - 23:59
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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It looks like a typical french restaurant but the food itself was not good and definitely not for the price. Maybe my expectations were too high but the dishes we four people tried were not good at all. It is opened 24 hours a day so maybe we can call it an expensive cafeteria.

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Thank Marco S
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

Inside the hotel Intercontinental this elegant French Bistro serves all the dishes you expect to eat in Paris. From Rillettes to Foie Gras, from Filet mignon to Duck a l'Orange. It's more expensive than other good restaurants but still very affordable. Elegant patrons and friendly waiters serve you a good bottle of Pinot Noir without that you need to rob... More 

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Thank Thomas K
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best ingredients used. Excellent French cuisine in Mexico. Not to mention their range of wines (shared with all the restaurants of the hotel): the widest and finest in Latin America.

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Thank Sergio T
Mexico City, Mexico
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

The food is really terrible,completely destroyed by mexicans.either it has zero taste like paper or its too salty.onion soup,one of the famous french dishes was desgusting,cruspy duck was overfried in a bad cheap oil.the service was terrible as well,the mineral water was served in s closed bottle on top of the table.no surprise that the restaurant was empty on saturday... More 

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Thank Goudina
San Francisco, California
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98 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Traditional French bistro with all the standard dishes served by a courteous staff. Location on the interior of the building detracts bit from the ambiance, however, the food makes up for it.

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Thank capriskman
Phoenix
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60 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

While staying at the Presidente Intercontinental Hotel some friends and I decided to dine at Au Pied De Cocbon. Since it is located in the hotel it was an easy commute. Having eaten not that long before we opted to do a tasting of a variety of starters. We selected the Oyster Sampler, Escargot, Steak Tartar, and Cheese Platter. Word... More 

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Thank RJ O
New York City, New York
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65 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We visited Au Pied de Cochon at midnight after a long flight. Surprisingly, the restaurant was packed at this hour on a Tuesday. The staff was very friendly. We tried a salad and some fish. The server was very helpful in choosing menu items. It was a nice experience and I would recommend it.

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Thank Annah P
Veracruz, Mexico
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This is the place to go if you are looking for good and original french dishes and a variety of wines. Always a good choice, highly recommended.

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Thank mayito_loaiza
Cancun
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This is a restaurant inside an exclusive hotel with a nice French atmosphere, and excellent service, and a menu that is curious because offers French dishes as well as Mexican chilaquiles , anyways the food is good, the atmosphere is warm nice for a coffee chat, but in the end the bill goes high and that is the only thing... More 

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Thank Rodrigo C
Mexico City, Mexico
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127 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

While you may find cheaper french spaces in Mexico City, Au Pied de Cochon will make your day. Extensive menu with all preferences, any offering will not let you down. One of my daughter's favorite!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$40 - US$60
Cuisine
French, Seafood, European, Soups
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
00:01 - 23:59
Monday
00:01 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:01 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:01 - 23:59
Thursday
00:01 - 23:59
Friday
00:01 - 23:59
Saturday
00:01 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Campos Eliseos 218 | Presidente Inter-Continental Mexico City, Mexico City 11560, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Polanco
  • Neighbourhood: Polanco
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5327 7700

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