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Avenida Cinco de Mayo #57 | near the Catedral Metropolitana, Mexico City 06090, Mexico
+52 55 5510 2213
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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8:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Avenida Cinco de Mayo #57 | near the Catedral Metropolitana, Mexico City 06090, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My friends and I ate here recently. The venue and service were superb. Unfortunately, our supper was disappointing (Pechuga Mercaderes) as it was overdone and subsequently very dry. The Serrano ham appetizer sliced at your table was quite tasty. However, it ended up costing one...More

Thank Paul N
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

we are breakfast here and then came back for dinner. both we're awesome. and fir a 5 star restaurant it's affordable for Americans. we had omelets juice and bread in the am and then came back for the tomahawk steak

Thank Lawrence D
Reviewed 6 days ago

I had just gotten back from a day trip. It was late, and I was ravenously hungry. I did a map search for area restaurants and this one had good reviews. Fortunately they had a table, and I quickly ordered a tamarind-chicken dish and a...More

Thank KLoveToronto
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We all had wonderful entrees that were traditional Mexican dishes with a unique presentation . They start you off with homemade bread that is excellent. The service was wonderful. This will be one of our go to places from now on.

Thank JuanitoK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Upmarket restaurant which was next to our hotel where we could not get a table. We were feeling tired after a day of visits and felt like having one dish and a glass of wine. We were not disappointed. My wife went for the pasta...More

Thank Adrian H
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Elegant dining, great service and lovely food. This is a lovely restaurant, very calm atmosphere and very elegant.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 23 October 2017

My family of four (me and my wife, a 5 year old and a six month old baby) make the mistake of entering this restaurant due to the very good reviews. The nice setting, great food and a very nice waiter were not enough to...More

Thank JordiSegura
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We had a lovely meal at Mercaderes. Surprises. They brought us a pastry with cheese and a small salad of tomato with balsamic vinegar (although we didn't order it, we didn't mnd paying the $1.20us). Since Independence day is coming up, Chile en Nogada was...More

Thank latia2017
Reviewed 19 August 2017

While in Mexico City on business, this restaurant proved to be just what I needed. I stayed at the Zocalo Central Hotel, just 2 doors down (an excellent hotel, BTW). Anyhow, on two occasions, dining in my room was the best option, so I chose...More

Thank neppie
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Recommended for good Mexican specialties in an old historical environment. The apetizer Gusanos de Maguey were very fresh and perfectly prepared. I also liked very much the duck with pear and apple and chipotle sauce. They have a large wine collection, butna a bit less...More

Thank Herman S
Centro Historico
The beating heart of the city lies within Centro
Histórico, the vast expanse of historical buildings
and monuments that are a must when exploring Mexico
City. Places such as the Museo Biblioteca Palacio
Postal, Casa de los Azulejos and Palacio de Bellas
Artes are the perfect eye candy for anyone seeking to
admire arts and architecture. Don't forget to visit
the wide variety of markets and plazas where any
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Delivery, Validated Parking
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Cinco de Mayo #57 | near the Catedral Metropolitana, Mexico City 06090, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Centro Historico
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Historico
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5510 2213
  • E-mail
Located in the heart of Mexico City, just half a block from the cathedral, with the best atmosphere, a place where the fusion of colonial architecture and fine dining are given easily. Enjoy a good wine, accompanied by the best and finest dishes in a unique atmosphere in the historic center of Mexico City, or simply enjoy a pleasant chat and a drink in our bar area if you plan to visit the center of our city considers an excellent dining experience in Mercaderes.
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