We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

El Tizoncito

Tamaulipas Numero. 122 | Colonia Condesa, Mexico City 06140, Mexico
+52 55 5286 2117
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pineapple” (11 reviews)
“alambre” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Mexican, Latin, Fast food
Tamaulipas Numero. 122 | Colonia Condesa, Mexico City 06140, Mexico
Write a Review
Reviews (229)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lived round the corner from Tizoncito in La Condesa for a year.. Went too many times and put on over a stone... but that's just me. Often sat on one of the outer tables loading up on tacos and all the little condiments and chips...More

Thank suneil p
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you want to experience the real Taqueria and enjoy the best Tacos this is the pace to go. I recomend the Tacos al Pastor, Bistek with melted cheese, and Chicharron de queso. Enjoy!

Thank LatinTraveler001
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Today is day 2 and I've been all over the place but so far I have to say I enjoyed my tacos the best at Tizoncito. Low key and just plan good food with friendly people. I'm at Condesa DF now, fancy boutique hotel and...More

Thank MJ P
Reviewed 1 April 2017

we thought the tacos al pastore were only average, but enjoyed the street scene and experience. friendly wait staff.

Thank sccBrookline_MA
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Cheap and awesome tacos al pastor. The sign claims they invented the style, but who knows. We ate a mountain of tacos and a dozen beers. I love this place.

Thank Greg K
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Very good tacos, friendly staff, nice and safe area!!! I recommend tacos al pastor, chicharron de queso

Thank Joe V
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Brought by a local who said this is THE place to get tacos al pastor. Enjoyed a few tacos while chilling on the outside bar. Typical small pastor tacos that you can knock down one after the other. Excellent salsas - loved the habanero one.

Thank Brichford
Reviewed 9 February 2017

There are many Tizoncitos in Mexico city but they all keep the same standard. The tacos are just as they have to be with their "Salsas". You have to try them or if you are local you can enjoy them frequently.

Thank Santiago F
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

There are a couple of these restaurants. They have reputation for best pasteur tacos. They were awesome. A must.

Thank faaradar
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Fly to Mexico City for the Suns/Spurs game then met up with friends at El Tizoncito must eat , great food in a great neighborhood.

Thank SacB2014
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.
Nearby Restaurants
66 reviews
.07 km away
Asian Bay
154 reviews
.10 km away
Fat Boy Moves
7 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby Attractions
La Condesa
616 reviews
.61 km away
Mexico Park
13 reviews
.63 km away
Mexico City Urban Adventures
318 reviews
.70 km away
Mexico City Photo Tours
55 reviews
.30 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from El Tizoncito staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 02:00
13:00 - 04:00
13:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tamaulipas Numero. 122 | Colonia Condesa, Mexico City 06140, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Condesa
  • Neighbourhood: Condesa
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5286 2117
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing