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Cafe Lutece

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Polanco
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Emilio Castelar, Mexico City, Mexico
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71 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Consider this place changed it name to the same as the upstairs restaurant called Ivoire. The food is tasty and the service could not be friendlier. The ambiance is always great.

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Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

This was the third time I have had breakfast here. The previous two with friends. This one had a business purpose and my colleague loved the place and food. On business lunches I usually struggle with the waiters because they always interrupt the business talk. On this time we were never interrupted and the waitress was always on sight for... More 

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San Diego, California
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2013 via mobile

They changed the name, no longer called Cafe Lutece. Service and food was good, could if been warmer. Nice atmosphere and great location. The entire neighborhood is great.

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Cancun, Mexico
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 9 May 2013

Cafe Lutece really is a great option if you want to have breakfast. They have great sandwiches and their coffee is great. The atmosphere is extremely relaxed and it is a really good place to start your day. Enjoy!

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Atlanta
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70 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2011

Typically good food. Cafe type drinks are good. There cappuccinos were excellent until they did away with their larger cups. We discussed it with one of their managers and he became insulting. It is unfortunate because we were faithful weekly customers. But, often times, in Polanco you have certain people that do not care of what others think and that,... More 

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Reviewed 11 January 2008

Great place to see and be seen, while having cheese with some good wine

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Restaurant Details

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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Emilio Castelar, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Polanco
  • Neighbourhood: Polanco

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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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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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