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Shalala

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Condesa
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Tamaulipas 93, Mexico City 06140, Mexico
+52 55 5286 5406
Today
13:00 - 20:00
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Hours:
Sun 13:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 13:00 - 23:00
Fri 13:00 - 12:00
Sat 13:00 - 23:00
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Passing by we saw Ramen and went in. Took the house option : Ramen with Pork and Miso. Some Calpis to match it. The size is ok. Serving is good. Ok for any day meal. If you are Ramen expert this is not the place. Instead try Mikasa food zone nearby.

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Thank P R
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124 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Maybe it was a bad idea to have Japanese food here in mexico. Miso soup was too salty, seaweed food was just ok. Ordered some nigiri which was not good. The tuna I took one little bite and told the guy, it was bad and I did not want it. It had no flavor and texture was weird. Also had... More 

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Thank Wendy R
Mexico City, Mexico
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Small quaint little restaurant with just the right mix of authentic Japanese food with adjustment for the foreigner palate. I enjoyed the fried tofu, Shalala roll and MatsuDon.

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Thank GuevaraBuhr
Barcelona, Spain
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45 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

We wanted to try some new Japaneese place, and near where we were. The food is simply fantastic. Shabu shabu, mixed sashimi, sunomono and fantastic tempura. tip: don't ask wine...

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Thank Liliana_LuceroG
Mazatlan
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Having lived in Mexico for nearly six years, I am well aware that decent sushi is hard to come by in this country. After I read the reviews for Shalala earlier this evening, however, I figured it was worth a shot. The strong reviews, and the fact that it was owned and operated by a Japanese chef, were encouraging. Everything... More 

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Thank Fredster42
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96 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

Really good for ramen! Their ramen is very traditional with only three different flavor options. I have tried the miso and the pork flavored and the pork is the best. The meat itself has great flavor. The noodles seem like they are handmade but even if they not, they are so good! I haven't tried anything else here, but the... More 

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Thank Lindsey S
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

We had dinner here and sat outside people watching with a beer which was great. My boyfriend's ramen was awesome and the soup and seaweed salad I got were also delicious. Super filling portions, healthy tasty food, good prices.

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1 Thank lizjnaven
Mexico df
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77 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2015 via mobile

The service is ok, the place is clean, not great effort in decoration BUT the miso ramen And the tonkotsu ramen was brutally good and it was a lot of soup (i mean it, Its a lot of soup) the owner is around all the time. I will come back to this restaurant for more.

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1 Thank JARamosCaceres
New York City, New York
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29 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2015 via mobile

Will defo come bck authentic japanese fresh food and efective service had sushi and teppanyaki de verduras and both were lovely

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Thank Rachel B
Perth, Australia
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2012

This is a great restaurant for Sushi or other Japanese dishes. Had a great range to choose from. I loved the fried rice!!! Friendly staff made my day as well!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 20:00
Monday
13:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 23:00
Thursday
13:00 - 23:00
Friday
13:00 - 12:00
Saturday
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tamaulipas 93, Mexico City 06140, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Condesa
  • Neighbourhood: Condesa
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5286 5406

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

Staying in Condesa

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Condesa
Easy to explore either on bike or foot, Condesa offers a great variety of activities and places to visit while admiring its neo-colonial architecture. Diverse restaurants vary from regional to global along its streets, while local bars even let you craft your own beer. The urban yet relaxing vibe let visitors cycle or stroll on the Amsterdam Circuit.
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