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El Tizoncito

Tamaulipas Numero. 122 | Colonia Condesa, Mexico City 06140, Mexico
+52 55 5286 2117
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“tacos al pastor” (29 reviews)
“pineapple” (14 reviews)
“queso” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Fast food
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Tamaulipas Numero. 122 | Colonia Condesa, Mexico City 06140, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first day in Mexico and we were hoping to find some good guacamole. We found some GREAT guacamole! Yum yum yum. No margaritas, but a nice cold beer was just fine. What a fun place. We will be back!

Thank BabsdeAustin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great tacos, they even have a really nice vegetarian option. The best part is watching the guy make tacos al pastor - he's like a taco magician! The waiter was a bit sleepy but maybe he had a hard night ... I'd totally go there...More

Thank Kerry R
Reviewed 18 March 2018

The food is alright, honestly you can find better tacos around any corner, but the little salsa tree with frijoles, totopos, and really good salsa is what makes it all worth it!

Thank LiterallyIngrid
Reviewed 17 March 2018

I went here as recommended by a Mexican friend. It is a chained restaurant specialized for taco al pastor. They have extensive selection of different type of taco with different style of meat. I took a mix of tacos and ah dorados. The meat was...More

Thank Tamara A
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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

I have always said I only care about the quality of the food and the service isn’t that important. Well the bad service really interfered with the enjoyment of our meal so I decided to downgrade the review for this restaurant. The tacos were pretty...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 February 2018

if you want the best tacos al pastor, this is probably the place. good service, great salsa- both red and green, and incredible al pastor. But not much else on the menu...

Thank diver34118
Reviewed 11 February 2018

We had the tacos. Ordered 2 by 2. tried a couple different kinds. it is across the street from where a friend lives so we ate here a couple of times. Great people watching. Good food. Happy taste buds and tummy!.

Thank wwmb
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Loved this place. Order tacos, 1 by 1 and try as many as possible. They are all great. The Tortilla soup is a most. Aso, try Pastor con Queso. The Choriqueso is also excellent Really recommend it. Price is also part of the great experience

Thank Fedville
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Tacos al Pastor, what can I say? How did I ever live without these? I love the rotating spit, I love how the servers can chuck the pineapple from a impressive distance, causing it to land just so on the tacos. It's so simple, yet...More

Thank lndrama
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The real spirit of street food is to go to one of the ubiquitous nameless and menu-less stalls that punctuate the city, sitting on a stool on the pavement or standing. The problem is that unless you know where to go, the experience may vary...More

Thank thoughtfuldiner
Nearby
Condesa
Easy to explore either on bike or foot, Condesa offers
a great variety of activities and places to visit
while admiring its neo-colonial architecture. Diverse
restaurants vary from regional to global along its
streets, while local bars even let you craft your own
beer. The urban yet relaxing vibe let visitors cycle
or stroll on the Amsterdam Circuit.
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
1:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Friday
1:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tamaulipas Numero. 122 | Colonia Condesa, Mexico City 06140, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Condesa
  • Neighbourhood: Condesa
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5286 2117
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