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Cafe de Tacuba Restaurant

Calle Tacuba - Delegacion Cuauhtemoc 28 | Colonia Centro Historico, Mexico City 06010, Mexico
+52 55 5518 4950
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (109 reviews)
“pan dulce” (12 reviews)
“tortilla soup” (21 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 23:30All hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Tacuba - Delegacion Cuauhtemoc 28 | Colonia Centro Historico, Mexico City 06010, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 858 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped here in our excursion downtown. The decor of the restaurant was very inviting. There is a large selection to choose from in the menu with very traditional Mexican offerings. We enjoyed our stay and left stuffed because of very good portions. Yes, the...More

Thank Lamont R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The theme the building and staff are all awesome. But the food is just not great. Its like casa Bonita in Denver. You go for the exsperience not the food.

Thank Theullrich
Reviewed 1 week ago

The meal was flavorless; noise volume dismal; wait staff not friendly (a bit on the hoity toity side); and overpriced. I was warned by family but had to try it...should have listened and gone elsewhere.

Thank Rachel Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

An absolutely overrated place in Mexico City, with naive decoration and bad atmosphere, as well as bad prices. Mexican food without flavor, without creativity and without an authentic seasoning. Nothing in their menu is tasteful.You will find many travel guides mentioning this place as a...More

1  Thank Autoestopista I
Reviewed 1 week ago

I try to come to this restaurant whenever I am in Mexico City. The food has never been the greatest but it is good enough and it is one of the more beautiful restaurants I have ever been in. I have always found the service...More

Thank BirderNYC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delightful mexican cuisine, the place is very nice and especially good service of the stuff. But thin is a little overpriced.

Thank Claudia L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Eating at Café Tacuba is a must if you want to have a nice idea of what Mexican food is all about. If you plan to go there or just happen to be near Bellas Artes or Mexico City Center, a nice breakfast, lunch or...More

Thank renatohc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in for a late lunch after walking the Zocalo and it was so beautiful! 17th century art on the wall and amazing food! Mole and posole not to be missed

Thank Jordi M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quite lovely surroundings,exactly what one would expect in a traditional Mexican restaurant. Good attentive service, great menu,fair prices. Definitely recommend

Thank stephen g
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very tasty breakfast with swift and friendly service. Very interesting decor inside. Would recommend for a hearty breakfast.

Thank Ld G
Centro Historico
The beating heart of the city lies within Centro
Histórico, the vast expanse of historical buildings
and monuments that are a must when exploring Mexico
City. Places such as the Museo Biblioteca Palacio
Postal, Casa de los Azulejos and Palacio de Bellas
Artes are the perfect eye candy for anyone seeking to
admire arts and architecture. Don't forget to visit
the wide variety of markets and plazas where any
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Questions & Answers
27 January 2017|
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Response from Francisco A | Reviewed this property |
I think they perform at night, the best thing to do is to call the restaurant and ask.
24 December 2016|
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Response from Dottye H | Reviewed this property |
Probably not
Neil C
15 August 2016|
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Response from Mario V | Reviewed this property |
Either you'll have to be very very lucky to find a table by the windows, or you'll have to handsomely, and/or very discretely, "tip" the folks at the hosting station. Good luck!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Tacuba - Delegacion Cuauhtemoc 28 | Colonia Centro Historico, Mexico City 06010, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Centro Historico
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Historico
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5518 4950
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