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Chez Loulou

French, European, Gastropub
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32 Virgilio | Polanco, Mexico City 11560, Mexico
10:00 - 21:00
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Mexico City, Mexico
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2014

Very charming, excellent food, great service. Reasonably priced. Ask for front table. You can easily convince yourself that you're in a Paris cafe. The main greeter and server speaks English. We had the onion soup, moules mariniere, and filet au poivre. All delicious, especially the sauce on the steak; my wife soaked up every drop with her frites. We will... More 

2 Thank Brian R
New York
1 review
Reviewed 28 June 2014

Delicious French food, great attention by Ludovic and love all the paintings which goes perfect for the plase, very nice and couzy bistro restaurant.

Thank Sukob
Mexico City, Mexico
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 10 May 2014

I was absolutely delighted with the food, and the service is impeccable, so friendly and professional

Thank PedroLV
Mexico City, Mexico
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 May 2014

I highly recommend Chez Loulou. It’s a place you can’t miss if you are in Mexico City and want to indulge with some amazing French food. It’s a small place but very pleasant, all the staff is very friendly. Don’t Miss it!!

Thank Gabi P
San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2014

When my wife and I arrived by taxi I was a bit unsure of my selection. Once seated upstairs overlooking the open stairway it was all WOW. Excellent moules & frites, great duck confit, nice wine list. Service from two young gentlemen, one from France, one from Quebec, was friendly and terrific. We live in Mexico and we will be... More 

Thank Craig W
Mexico City, Mexico
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200 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 312 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2014

Such a great time, staff, service, price, a gorgeous salmon with lemon sauce.... Mmmmhhhh!!! It's a small place with a nice atmosphere and some of the best french food I've ever had. Easy to pass by without noticing it, amongst the many other huge restaurants in Polanco! And upstairs, there is perfect smoking area. I'm delighted I found it on... More 

Cancun, Mexico
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 April 2014

I recently went on a business trip to Mexico City and absolutely adored this restaurant!! Elegant, classy, excelent service and the most delicious french food. Highly recomended.

Thank Cassuave
1 review
Reviewed 14 April 2014

One of the best dinners I've ever had was this past friday. We ordered escargots, onion soup, duck salad, artichokes salad….We loved the authentic french flavors! We are coming back very soon!!!

Thank Dinah I
Valladolid, Mexico
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106 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2013

Plume being in Paris on the left Bank. Not fancy..but very good basic French bistro food, with good street people watching as well. The staff is very friendly and also offered us agree after lunch drink.

Thank wwtravelerAAA
Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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37 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2013

We had a wonderful meal and felt right at home. It´s all in the details, and Loulou has them mastered. The morning of the day of our reservation, Loulou herself called us to ask where did we want our table. It is such a small gesture, but it intrigued us and we were not disappointed when we arrived. I´m sure... More 

1 Thank Elsa S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
French, European, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Virgilio | Polanco, Mexico City 11560, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Polanco
  • Neighbourhood: Polanco
  • Phone Number: +(52)52804739
The first floor is a bar tapas. The upper floor is dedicated to french traditional food, high standard quality. Loulou, the owner of the restaurant, is always there to take care of her clients.

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

Staying in Polanco

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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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