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Restaurante Arroyo

Insurgentes Sur 4003 | Colonia Tlalpan, Delegación Tlalpan, Mexico City 14000, Mexico
+52 55 5573 4344
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“barbacoa” (13 reviews)
“lamb” (5 reviews)
“bull ring” (2 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Insurgentes Sur 4003 | Colonia Tlalpan, Delegación Tlalpan, Mexico City 14000, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I think this restaurant has a lot to offer, the main dish is "barbacoa" the taste is good but not greater than the others you can find on the streets of Mexico City, though this places offers like an experience of the "culture" they have...More

Thank MayraCorona
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This is always a fun place for a celebration with friends and family. Music, mariachis, traditional dancing and dress. Surprisingly outstanding service. Staff is always busy and happy. It is an enormous place that even had its own mini bull ring. Very good traditional food....More

Thank Happy_on_the_road
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Location: a bit far from the downtown Place: beautiful restaurant Style: traditional Mexican Food: Great Show: Great Recommended! The restaurant and the atmosphere is nice, the service is very good, even with no reservation we found a table. Delicious taste, fresh food, amazing place! Totally...More

Thank Elpillan
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This place is fabulous! The barbacoa is delicious, there are mariachis whose music and dancing provide a lively atmosphere, and there is even a large indoor playground to entertain the kids.

Thank Katherine L
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I have been going to this musical restaurant since 1990. Everytime I visit Mexico. I try to go. The specialties of the house grilled lamb and pork are suburb. The regional specialties both food and music are 5 star. You need to go for the...More

Thank jack s
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

I've been going to this restaurant since the 80's. The largest restaurant in Mexico and one of the largest in the world. Excellent traditional Mexican food. Specializes in carnitas (pork) and barbacoa (lamb - Mexican style BBQ). Large menu, excellent family ambiance, live show with...More

Thank rrwmex
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended for those looking for a traditional and authentic Mexican restaurant. Try the specialty barbacoa that is slow cooked in a traditional pre hispanic way! Also try the carnitas that are superbly cooked! Our server Miguel Marin did a great job. The live traditional...More

Thank Marco C
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Kind of a local tourist trap. The atmosphere is festive and the place is very big, so locals and tourists alike pack the place on weekends. Children will love it too -- even the pork rinds , which are made and fried right there in...More

Thank Jose Luis M
DifusionArroyo, Difusión en Medios Digitales de Restaurante Arroyo at Restaurante Arroyo, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Hi Jose Luis, about OpenTable, our personal of this area should have confirmed his reservation by telephone, we're apologize for this misunderstanding. We're sorry that you had this experience, we appreciate all of your comments and these we'll send to the corresponding area. Regards.

Reviewed 17 April 2017

This may seem to contradict my rating, but I had a great time. I was there with a large group and we had a blast. The entertainment was fun and my group was amazing. Were it not for my group, this place would get a...More

Thank Profguy
DifusionArroyo, Coordinador de Difusión en Medios Digitales at Restaurante Arroyo, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Hi, we're sorry that you had this experience, we appreciate your comments and these we'll send to the corresponding area. Regards.

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

The mariachis and all the music shows are great! Although having two mariachis battling it out in the same room gets old after a few minutes. The food was okay but it could be better, carne asada was raw. The service was bad, we had...More

Thank OriginalJC
DifusionArroyo, Coordinador de Difusión en Medios Digitales at Restaurante Arroyo, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Hi, we're sorry that you had this experience, we appreciate your comments and these we'll send to the corresponding area. Regards.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$24 - US$31
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Insurgentes Sur 4003 | Colonia Tlalpan, Delegación Tlalpan, Mexico City 14000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Tlalpan
  • Neighbourhood: Tlalpan
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5573 4344
Description
Restaurant Arroyo, authentic Mexican food, since 1940. Recommended dishes: barbacoa, carnitas, mixiotes, our tradicional mole and more; to drink: tequila, mezcal, pulque and flavored water. Other services: buffet breakfast, banquets, home service, variety and live mariachi every day. Address: Av. Insurgentes Sur 4003, CP 14000, Tlalpan centro, Tlalpan, Mexico City. Hours: Monday through Sunday from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, we open 365 days a year.
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