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Restaurante El Cardenal

Av. de la Paz # 32 | Col. San Angel, Mexico City 01000, Mexico
+52 55 5550 0293
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fritas” (2 reviews)
“bread” (8 reviews)
“gorditas” (2 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 18:30All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Av. de la Paz # 32 | Col. San Angel, Mexico City 01000, Mexico
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

Excellent food!! Go to have breakfast but you need to get there early as it is always packed and no reservations are allowed. Ask for the "concha" bread and for "chilaquiles!!

Thank Ivonne R
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The food is really good, they have a wide variety of Mexican dishes. However, if spicy food doesn't agree with you, the menu becomes somewhat shortened as many things contain "chile." One of the best things about the place is that even as it is...More

Thank cristinamenendez
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Inside an old early 20th century house, in the touristy area of San Angel, this restaurant is one of the most consistent in terms of mexican food. A very traditional place that started in Mexico City's historical center, is a favourite for families, specially Saturdays...More

Thank Dinamiteroloco
Reviewed 11 April 2017

It´s a classic restaurant with a lot of delicious mexican dishes: escamoles (ant´s eggs); mole, etc) and a nice location for family reunions. Lovely place. After having breakfast or lunch you can take a walk nearby in San Angel or at San Jacinto church and...More

Thank CaritoMex
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Great food and beautiful place located just one block from El Zocalo. Only downside is wait times for walk ins.

Thank Vanemd
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I dream about "Conchas with nata" a sweet paradise for breakfast, for mexicans and foreigners el Cardenal it's a great place for breakfast or lunch. A bunch of classical mexican recipes make with tradition and gourmet flavors. Escamoles (ant egss) are a winner! But for...More

Thank Angel T
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Nice atmosphere inside the restaurant, beautiful architecture of the building, very clean and neat, very good food, very fresh, home made bread and torillas fantastic , nice company in the surrounding tables, very nice music, good service, with waiters that are always ready to attend...More

Thank rosaelena2020
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

One of the best Mexican food restaurant, they have great service and the food is really delicious, you should try the conchas and the hot chocolate for breakfast...

Thank Marspa70
Reviewed 10 April 2017

You can have there at any time an excellent meal. Last time I had a delicious mexican breakfast, with some Friends. The bakery is excellent. Kitchen also. Great dishes.

Thank olivia c
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

South CD.MX. The best restaurant for a typical Mexican breakfast in Mexico City, the waiter chief Valdemar and all staff members make a great experience besides the magnificent Mexican paintings around this place. Don't miss a concha with nata and hit chocolate

Thank Alejandro R
Nearby
San Angel
San Ángel is known for its artistic vibe and elegant
details displayed throughout its streets, antique
residences and haciendas where famous actors like
Consuelo Velázquez, Capulina and other prominent
families used to live and that have now been turned
into beautiful galleries, cafés and restaurants. An
array of cultural and artistic activities are
organized in the neighborhood, but it is on Saturdays
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 18:30
Monday
08:00 - 18:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 18:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 18:30
Thursday
08:00 - 18:30
Friday
08:00 - 18:30
Saturday
08:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. de la Paz # 32 | Col. San Angel, Mexico City 01000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > San Angel
  • Neighbourhood: San Angel
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5550 0293
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