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El Tizoncito

Tamaulipas Numero. 122 | Colonia Condesa, Mexico City 06140, Mexico
+52 55 5286 2117
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“tacos al pastor” (25 reviews)
“pineapple” (13 reviews)
“alambre” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Fast food, Latin
Tamaulipas Numero. 122 | Colonia Condesa, Mexico City 06140, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Fast, friendly service. Delicious tacos. Lovely location. That's pretty much all I need. Perfect spot for a quick lunch or dinner. It was our fault we ordered 8 each and couldn't have dinner later that night. After all, we didn't have to finish...but we did.

Thank WhoWantsToGo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If u like tacos al pastor u have to come here as they are the originators of the dish. They are served hot freshly sliced accompanied by 2 different hot sauces placed on your table. The tortilla was fresh fresh fresh as well. We also...More

Thank Chuck B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely worth visiting for your first authentic tacos. The place serves an amazing variety of tacos with meat, chicken or veggie and they serve a lot of them, so you know the ingredients are fresh. And it is always packed with locals. It looks like...More

Thank DanoCanada
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Just a short comment. Order Tacos al Pastor with all (Meat, cilantro, onions, pineapple), ask for the sauce plates and you just will be delighted. These jummy thin tortillas, filled with delicious meat and this change of tastes when you bite into it.

Thank AndreasR34U
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We were told to try this place because it's authentic and they were sure right! it's sort of like a quick lunch spot - we sat outside on the tables and ordered several different tacos - we even got some without meat which were my...More

1  Thank foodie7079
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

El Tizoncito is a Mexican tradition. The place to go to with the family or after a late party.try the tacos al pastor with eve on them. You will love the taste. Also the Chicharrón de queso, you can’t go wrong. Several located throughout the...More

Thank Huracan1955
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

I had been eagerly awaiting my visit here and we were not disappointed. The menu was a maze to navigate with the simple pastor tacos hidden away, amongst other chicken dishes or pastor with cheese!!!! Tacos were cooked to order, filled to the brim with...More

Thank Travellover6128
Reviewed 19 September 2017

I went there the first day of my arrival with my friend, and I have to say it was the best introduction to Mexican cuisine I could ever ask for. We had the famous Tacos al Pastor and it was heavenly. The prices are very...More

Thank StellaRyuk
Reviewed 8 September 2017

El Tizoncito serves Tacos and the like of best quality. It's finger-licking good. Service is swift and kind. The only downside is that the inside isn't ventilated sufficiently which means you will inevitably smell of delicious food afterwards.

Thank kr0elle
Reviewed 1 September 2017

So this isn't fine dining, but it is really fine. "street tacos" at their finest, the al pastor is so flavorful and tasty, chips and salsa great, and its a fun place. You should not miss it, even if only a mid day snack.

Thank Mike B
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.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 02:00
13:00 - 04:00
13:00 - 04:00
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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