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“Great experience. a real Spanish tapas bar in Polanco!”
Review of Jaleo Bar de Tapas

Jaleo Bar de Tapas
Ranked #220 of 5,755 Restaurants in Mexico City
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Spanish
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Dining options: After-hours
Neighbourhood: Polanco
Reviewed 14 April 2018

we entered although the facade didn't promised much. But tapas was just what we wanted and... what a surprise!! after working and living in Spain for several years, i cannot find a real tapas bar outside Spain. well... until today. we went for drinks and 5 tapas (we were 2 and don't eat so much) and it was all great! including the service and the warm welcome by the owners. we'll be back there. no doubt!

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Thank SabaOmer
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Little place facing Lincoln park. Great food, nice place but tiny and the amazing specials board was only in Spanish and with no offer to help us non Spanish readers (they did get us one English menu for the regular tapas.)

Also kindly kept my jacket that I left behind. Thank you

Thank LucyLongden
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

This place is by far the best place to eat tapas. They have a wide selection of them, excellent options of wine by the glass. The place is actually run by the owner (you can spot her in the afternoon) and her children, who are native Spaniards. On Sunday they might have Paella, which is also fantastic but make sure you get there early as it soon disappears. My personal favorites: chorizo a la sidra, Montadito Foie Gras and Brie with Mermelade.

Thank gonz1974
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

Very nice little place with good Spanish wines and very good tapas. I had pimentos a la Padron and several other tapas including a beautiful escalivada. Well priced bottle of Ribera del Duero accompanied our unassuming meal. The only non-spanish thing were Mezcals ordered after the meal and they were up to par. This place seems to have a loyal local clientele which is always a good sign. Recommended.

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Reviewed 2 November 2016

Jaleo is a great low key Tapas Bar in the Polanco neighborhood. It's where you can come an enjoy amazing tapas in a intimate unassuming restaurant. The service is very good as well as the variety of options on the menu. Highly recommended to experience another type of cuisine in the city.

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Thank A M
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