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Jaso Restaurant

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Calle Newton 88 | Polanco, Mexico City 11560, Mexico (Between Lamartine & Arquimedes Streets)
+52 55457476
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Today
14:00 - 23:30
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 14:00 - 23:30
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Mexico City, Mexico
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

My wife and I just finished dinner, and we are shocked. This place was awesome, in fact I proposed to her there! We hadnt been there in 10 months and OMG, what happened???? Its not as if it became an ok place (coming from a fine cuisine, one of the best in the city), its simply disgusting. I hate writing... More 

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Thank Jacobo_tbp
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Don't be fooled by the front of the restaurant, no money has been spent there, no name on the building, very little lighting on the building, the address 88 is not very big, (I thought the place was closed) and unfortunately they didn't spend any money on the ladies washroom either… But Stop… Now the good stuff ... our two... More 

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Thank Bob C
Boston, Massachusetts
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

We experienced Jaso for dinner in a recent visit to Mexico city. The food was well prepared and very tasty, however, when a couple of items were temporarily missing from the short menu. The desserts were amazing. The staff was extremely friendly and polite. They also showered us with extra dessert, and take home little cakes for breakfast. The restaurant... More 

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Thank EvaHav
London
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

On arrival exactly at the time we had reserved, we were told to wait - not offered a chair of any kind. The waiter kindly talked us through the menu in English (thankfully) - while he was talking the butter arrived - but when we asked for bread, we were told it wasn't ready yet - the bread finally arrived... More 

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Thank arumscarum
Mexico
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016

With recommendations from friends we made a reservation for the only time available 7:15. When we got there, no one was there. I ordered tortellini stuffed with cheese and caramelized onions in an onion broth. The tortellini were not cooked! hard as a rock. There was no broth to speak of.The waiter took the dish back and several minutes later... More 

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Thank vellumMexico
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

As good or better than Gordon Ramsay! Fantastic presentation and better food. Well done. I would come back the Mexico City for this amazing restaurant!

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Mexico City, Mexico
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

Had a great experience. Had the tasting menu (which is a surprise so you don't know what's coming) and was amazing. Great staff - Very attentive and despite limited ability with English made us feel really comfortable and looked after.

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1 Thank anjram
Mérida, Yucatan, Mexico
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015

This place is lovely, dishes prepared with care and the presentation is lovely. It is a small restaurant so it is wise to reserve. From the street it looks more like a bakery; the main deal (maybe, need to try the cakes!) is in the back. We love the fact that we can walk to Jaso but believe me, we... More 

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2 Thank Barbara O
Puebla, Mexico
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

Five stars is not sufficient to describe this restaurant. A superb cuisine and a service that makes you feel like home. Thank you!

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2 Thank Rodrigo H
Mexico D F
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42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2015 via mobile

One of those places that combine fancy, creative food with a simple, down to earth ambiance (it's actually next door to a hardware store) Food was delicious -- and service quite attentive. We didn't get any appetizers , but they brought some anyway Some people say it's not cheap (and it is not), but it is super reasonable when compared... More 

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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$60 - US$130
Cuisine
American, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Valet Parking, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
14:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
14:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
14:00 - 23:30
Thursday
14:00 - 23:30
Friday
14:00 - 23:30
Saturday
14:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Newton 88 | Polanco, Mexico City 11560, Mexico
    (Between Lamartine & Arquimedes Streets)
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Polanco
  • Neighbourhood: Polanco
  • Phone Number: +52 55457476

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Polanco
Poshness defines Polanco, this wealthy neighborhood retains elegance unmatched elsewhere in Distrito Federal. Brunch in the Polanquito area, then keep up with the latest fashion trends in luxury boutiques around every corner. Top it off with beautiful cafés and restaurants that surround Lincoln Park, a treat to the senses thanks to the art decó architecture and high quality gourmet cuisine found here.
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