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Restaurante El Cardenal

Calle de La Paz, 32, Mexico City 01000, Mexico
+52 55 55500293
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beans” (3 reviews)
“chilaquiles” (3 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 18:30All hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle de La Paz, 32, Mexico City 01000, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely delicious authentic Mexican restaurant. Excellent service, they even charge your phone battery at your table if your cell phone's battery is low. The egg whites with nopales with a side tamal, was so delicious! Conchas with Nata was delicious. More locals go to this...More

Thank garciamarquez
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They had a selection of flavored water that was almost juice and tasted really good. I had a steak and it was prepared perfectly. It tasted great and was very tender. Service was impeccable and very friendly. The only downside was the noise level.

Thank FlowingDesert
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent a few days in CDMX and heard that this restaurant was good. It was amazing, I can say this is the best Mexican restaurant I have ever gone to. The service was very good, the place was elegant and very decent, and the...More

Thank cedanielgu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to enjoy a very good lunch meal at this restaurant. We sat at an open area close to the bar. This was perhaps a mistake since inevitably, some street noise filters in. But in a hot day,...More

Thank josebenjamin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

aaa food, service and good prices in a very nice surroundings the mexican food is a must in this restaurant

Thank JORGE523
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A crowded place in a beautiful area of Mexico city, but a Mexican food place that worth it. To make your experience more ask to be sitting downstairs. Very vary menu but of course you need to be careful about the spicy food. During the...More

Thank Ale B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On previous occasions we had enjoyed an excellent meal at this restaurant. A few days ago we went with a couple of friends and we were disappointed by the quality of the food. The valet parking and the waiters are still very good. I would...More

Thank treyoli
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Every year it is a pleasure celebrating my wife's birthday with the superb food and care of this great restaurant. And our favorite cake.

Thank LeColoniale
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

El cardenal is my favorite lunch restaurant for business. The food and service are consistentlyngood , fresh and tasty. It is a classical visit for a great Mexican traditional lunch. The ambience is straight forward but the waiters and captains make it a great experience....More

Thank sourou
Reviewed 19 April 2017

What can I say the reviews are true.The hot chocolate is delicious,the pastries amazing,the service great and the prices reasonable.All of this is set in a beautiful building as well.Highly recommended.

2  Thank Robin G
San Angel
San Ángel is known for its artistic vibe and elegant
details displayed throughout its streets, antique
residences and haciendas where famous actors like
Consuelo Velázquez, Capulina and other prominent
families used to live and that have now been turned
into beautiful galleries, cafés and restaurants. An
array of cultural and artistic activities are
organized in the neighborhood, but it is on Saturdays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:30
08:00 - 18:30
08:00 - 18:30
08:00 - 18:30
08:00 - 18:30
08:00 - 18:30
08:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle de La Paz, 32, Mexico City 01000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > San Angel
  • Neighbourhood: San Angel
  • Phone Number: +52 55 55500293
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