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Cafe de Tacuba

Calle Tacuba - Delegacion Cuauhtemoc 28 | Colonia Centro Historico, Mexico City 01600, Mexico
+52 55 5518 4950
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (119 reviews)
“pan dulce” (15 reviews)
“tortilla soup” (22 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM Hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Tacuba - Delegacion Cuauhtemoc 28 | Colonia Centro Historico, Mexico City 01600, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place is the best. Beautiful decor and excellent service. The cocktails are great too. Live music very pleasant. Everyone visiting Mexico City should go.

Thank Lourdescc4
Reviewed 5 days ago

When taking your downtown walking tour around the Zocalo, the Palacio of Bellas Artes among others, this is a great place to eat. It was curios how I found it, I was with a guide and I ask him about the relation between the Tacuba...More

Thank MG2006
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came from breakfast and it was lovely. It is on the pricier side but a good location and charming style. I recommend the atole!

Thank efay
Reviewed 1 week ago

It takes you back in time. The food is a little overpriced, but the service and the place compensate for it. Diego Rivera got married here.

Thank Zahira A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the decor here and the staffs uniforms it was just such a great impact, and our food was very good too. The merry Mexican minstrels singing up a storm, good service ,and I think fair prices, so if your looking for a pleasant night...More

Thank Ted N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This morning went to habe breakfast so my family knew this traditional place where my parents took me as a kid. The place was more than half empty, after 20 minutes of ordering, I called the captain he came back in about 10 with the...More

Thank Andrés S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth a visit for the place and the headgear on show! Massive portions, so this is your one meal for the day!

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

- Very good restaurant downtown Mexico City. - The old house has amazing paints and decoration. - Good foof a la carte, from pasta, seafood and meal. Amazing place

Thank NewtonSViannaJr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My experience at this place was horrible. I order a cafe con leche (coffee with milk) and they brought me a nice small container with concentrated black coffee (see left on picture) and a big glass with hot milk. The waiter poured some of the...More

Thank Alex6521
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place isn’t inviting from the outside but upon entering the ambiance changes. The waitresses wear a disctinctive white dress with a big bow tie like ribbon on their hair. The food is of local cuisine like mole, tamales and tacos. All deliciously prepared and...More

Thank Gene P
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
21 August 2018|
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Response from EB-Cottage | Reviewed this property |
They played a few songs while we were having lunch.
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Tacuba - Delegacion Cuauhtemoc 28 | Colonia Centro Historico, Mexico City 01600, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Centro Histórico
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Histórico
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5518 4950
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