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Avenida Cinco de Mayo #57 | near the Catedral Metropolitana, Mexico City 06090, Mexico
+52 55 5510 2213
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (5 reviews)
“moles” (5 reviews)
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Avenida Cinco de Mayo #57 | near the Catedral Metropolitana, Mexico City 06090, Mexico
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Recommended for good Mexican specialties in an old historical environment. The apetizer Gusanos de Maguey were very fresh and perfectly prepared. I also liked very much the duck with pear and apple and chipotle sauce. They have a large wine collection, butna a bit less...More

Thank Herman S
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

we are breakfast here and then came back for dinner. both we're awesome. and fir a 5 star restaurant it's affordable for Americans. we had omelets juice and bread in the am and then came back for the tomahawk steak

Thank Lawrence D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful find less than a block from the zocolo. Mercaderes is now my favorite restaurant in D.F. It's a comfortable setting for a single woman. In fact, I've been there twice just this week alone The food is fabulous. Try the Chile...More

Thank sulu215
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

I chose this place for a quick dinner because it's close to my hotel and was reported to be good for steak and wine. To begin, the booth seat was full of crumbs from the previous diner and I had to borrow the waiters crumb...More

Thank makabla
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

I am quiet happy to pay for good food but this place has a huge additional 25% fee that comes at the end of the bill on top of already pricey food. Chicken with Mole was dry and overcooked, While the pasta ( a chinese...More

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This is a pleasant restaurant serving traditional Mexican food, but it is overpriced for its quality. It is Ok if you are unable to score a table at the "El Cardenal" around the corner. If you are from the US, avoid pricy beef dishes, as...More

Thank catador
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This is a very relaxing restaurant right in the center of it all. The food is good to excellent and the menu changes from time to time. A big selection of wines and alcoholic drinks is an added attraction.

Thank Marie-France S
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The Mexico City Center has been transformed over the years and is now a safe tourist destination. Upscale restaurants like Mercaderes make the trip more enjoyable since it caters to a clientele looking for a nice menu in a clean, sophisticated atmosphere. Only a block...More

Thank NPLP
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We tried the lunch with a different style food all of us to test this (for Mexico quite expensive) restaurant. As we did not made a reservation before a young lady in restaurant dress asked us to wait ten minutes to have a table ready....More

Thank Frank L
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Walked in on a Saturday night, no reservations required at 2000. We ordered guacamole appy - very nice, lightly piquante. Bread was scorched on the bottom, red sauce was wonderfully piquante, but not burn-your-mouth hot. We both order salmon mercaderes. Mine was perfect;. My wife's...More

Thank KanadaKim
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$29
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Cinco de Mayo #57 | near the Catedral Metropolitana, Mexico City 06090, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Centro Historico
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Historico
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5510 2213
  • E-mail
Located in the heart of Mexico City, just half a block from the cathedral, with the best atmosphere, a place where the fusion of colonial architecture and fine dining are given easily. Enjoy a good wine, accompanied by the best and finest dishes in a unique atmosphere in the historic center of Mexico City, or simply enjoy a pleasant chat and a drink in our bar area if you plan to visit the center of our city considers an excellent dining experience in Mercaderes.
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