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Cafe de Bellas Artes

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Avenida Juarez 1, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
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Toronto, Canada
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138 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I felt like I was dining on a movie set. I had been on a four hour walking tour which finished at Bellas Artes. I wanted to see the interior but I was both hungry and thirsty. The lovely white linen cafe is backdropped by huge windows looking out onto the park. The service was impeccable and the food quality... More 

Thank Ralph w
Mexico City, Mexico
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Convenient for a light meal before or after a show or a visit to the museum. Never disappointed. Great ambiance.

Thank frank c
Dyffryn Ardudwy
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219 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Speedy service is a great plus. Comfortable tables inside or on a balcony overlooking the Alameda, gentle classical music playing. Menu has French bread hot beef sandwiches, beef burgers an drew chips various salad options. All of which were gobbled up on tables round ours. Most enjoyable.

Thank maryDyffrynArdudwy
Mexico City, Mexico
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58 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Inside the Palacio de Bellas Artes, this cafe is a nice spot to relax before or after, either a visit to the historical centre, a concert or an exhibition within the Palacio itself. The menu consists of simple, but tasty selections, a limited wine list, as well as coffee, tea and sweet options.

Thank Deborah L
New York City, New York
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116 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2016

On the ground floor of Palacio de Belas Artes, this cafe is a nice place to have drinks, food or just cofee after visiting the murals and temporary exhibitions, or before a concert at the main hall. It is well decorated, food is good, the menu is interesting and you see lots of interesting people passing by. Prices are proportionate... More 

Thank Roberto113
New York City, New York
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39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Insteead of fighting crowds at Sanborn we settled for this cafe in the lobby of the Belles Artes and were glad we did. Food came more quickly than Sanborn and it was a quiet place with tablecloths. We ate a quick small lunch. Excellent Waldorf salad & tortilla soup Quiet atmosphere in lobby of gorgeous Art Deco building. Don't miss... More 

Thank lmfreud
Mexico City, Mexico
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Prior to attending a function at Palacio de Bellas Artes, stop for dinner. Simple selections, and no matter what your choice, you will not be disappointed.

Thank Ruth677
Miami, Florida
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55 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2015

You will like that it make you Feel as if you are an important person who is having lunch inside this fascinating place. Outside is too crowdy but no relevance because it has parking garage

Thank Maria R
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466 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2014

OK Museum Café with great view but not much else! I have been here several times particularly when visiting to see exhibits at the Palacio de Bellas Artes ... usually the service is spotty, there is a pretty long wait and the food is OK but is overpriced because of the location.

Thank METRUN360
Ottawa, Canada
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2014 via mobile

we were walking around looking for a sit down place to eat we were very disappointed they did not have beer, ceviche, forgot our glass of wine, hamburger was not cooked gazpacho was very salty severs were running around us we will not go back decor is nice it is Bella Artes

Thank Karoclaudio

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Cafe, International
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Juarez 1, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Alameda
  • Neighbourhood: Alameda
  • Phone Number: 5512-2593

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

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Neighbourhood Profile
This beautiful park was once the playground for the wealthiest families in the colonial era, and is now the perfect place where locals and visitors can spend a sunny weekend afternoon to relax or shop for souvenirs at the market. Kids can run around or grab a bite of cotton candy while teens and adults wander around admiring the charming gardens and the sculptures that adorn it. Once the heat rises, it may be time to visit one of the many cozy restaurants or cafés with its characteristic art nouveau facades to cool down and call it a day.
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