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Carolo Carso

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Plaza Carso, Lago Zurich #245. Polanco, Mexico City 11529, Mexico
08:00 - 00:00
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Los Angeles, California
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691 reviews
406 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

We had been at Museo Soumaya and wanted to find a place to rest and take a snack. We entered the fancy mall, home to Saks Fifth Avenue thinking we'd find something. What a surprise to find this lovely restaurant in the mall! The service was outstanding. The staff toured us up to their third floor first so we could... More 

Thank Nancy D
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182 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We have been to other Carolo's and I think we had better service in the others. I don't know if it is because this one is so close to working places but they were in such a hurry. I felt like they wanted us to leave quickly. Never the less the food was extraordinary like in the other places. It... More 

Thank Cecilia L
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58 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

After a Monday afternoon at Museo Soumaya, our large family group was looking for an inexpensive dinner spot. We found Carolo on TripAdvisor. "Inexpensive, family-friendly, Mediterranean food. Sounds great!" The restaurant was practically empty except for us, but they seemed hesitant to welcome us (4 adults, 4 kids, and a baby). It was definitely a more formal and expensive restaurant... More 

Thank ErinRu
Mexicali, Mexico
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3 reviews
Reviewed 28 September 2016

The food and the service are awesome. They're very kind, the location it's one of the best of the city 'cuz you have Soumaya Musseum in front of you.

Thank maraaguilar25
Drogheda, Ireland
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186 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Together with Loma Linda, I'd rate this the best option at Plaza Carso. Nice setting particularly at the open windows, great seafood, especially Octopus and I think their breads are truly excellent

Thank Hanlor
Mexico City, Mexico
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74 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

i remember i gave 4 out of 5 last time but this time i really want to give them a 5! food was wonderful and the staff were so very attentive even when the restaurant was packed! it's getting better every time and quicky becoming my fav in twon.

Thank Yune
Mexico City, Mexico
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79 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

Food was very good. Great service, good atmosphere. 5 different items from the menu not available, talking to friends they've experienced that. Chef needs to plan better the supply of food.

Thank Joaxos
Medellin, Colombia
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

The service of this place is good but should have improve the menu, more variety but the place is nice, well located and good taste.

Thank Tatiana A
Mexico City, Mexico
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276 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

Awesome place, great service and amazing view. I have to say the food needs improving but overall.service is quite good. Business or pleasure a good option.

Thank lforest
Mexico City, Mexico
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62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

When it first opened a couple of years back it was really nice. This place was my favorite source for a French Dip (roast beef sandwich). The service nowadays is not what it used to be and the main dishes are not prepared with the same passion as before. i.e. A Marguerita pizza served with a giant basil leave, 3... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Carso, Lago Zurich #245. Polanco, Mexico City 11529, Mexico
  • Public Transportation: We are located one block away from a stop. Se encuentra una cuadra de una parada.
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Polanco
  • Neighbourhood: Polanco
  • Phone Number: 524976013435
Modern restaurant where we offer breakfast, lunch, and dinner; we have an open-air kitchen, a small but extraordinary terrace for smoking, a wine list and also a very good list for cocktails.
Moderno Restaurante en el cual ofrecemos desayunos, comidas y cenas; cuenta con cocina a la vista del cliente, una pequena pero extraordinaria terraza para fumar, carta de vinos y tambien una muy buena de cocteleria.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Poshness defines Polanco, this wealthy neighborhood retains elegance unmatched elsewhere in Distrito Federal. Brunch in the Polanquito area, then keep up with the latest fashion trends in luxury boutiques around every corner. Top it off with beautiful cafés and restaurants that surround Lincoln Park, a treat to the senses thanks to the art decó architecture and high quality gourmet cuisine found here.
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