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El Convite

$$ - $$$
Italian, Mexican, Brew Pub, Pub, Fusion
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Calle Ajusco 79 Bis | Portales Sur, Mexico City 03300, Mexico (Pirineos)
09:00 - 18:00
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Mexico City, Mexico
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

I found this place as recommended by a friend, we arrived a day with a jazz concert with a good band without reservation, so we were placed in the room next to the band, it is a small place so it was OK. The food and beer options were wider than expected, we had the risotto with duck, very good... More 

Thank Javier H
Monterrey, Mexico
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2014

Excellent food, truly delicious. A place you must go to have a nice dinner and listen to good jazz!!

Thank Stuart B
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2014 via mobile

The menu was poor and I ask for a "artesanal" beer. This was very bad and the owner dont chance the service.

1 Thank Neto L
Melbourne Australia
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580 reviews
356 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2013

A Mexican friend and I had lunch at El Convite the other day. What a great find. Its a small place with tables inside and a few on the sidewalk. friendly and helpful waiters, a large menu with mostly Italian dishes: pasta and risottos. Some good wines by the glass and bottle; a few tequilas and mescals. Prices are a... More 

Thank MelbourneOztraveller
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2012 via mobile

I didn't eat at convite but I went to Foro81 the concert foro of convite, loved it!... Small and coozy, so good the relate with the performers, Sticky Lips and the Growing Heads was playing that night a rock band, enjoy it a lot... Thanks to edgardo the owner to be so nice to me, next time I come to... More 

1 Thank CaMoVi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Italian, Mexican, Brew Pub, Pub, Fusion
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Ajusco 79 Bis | Portales Sur, Mexico City 03300, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City
  • Phone Number: 56014052

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