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Madero #4 col. centro, Mexico City, Mexico
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good41%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“chilaquiles” (2 reviews)
“salads” (2 reviews)
“tile work” (2 reviews)
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Madero #4 col. centro, Mexico City, Mexico
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went there because the menu outside looked good. Our first choice was not available. We were given menus in English which made things easier. I asked for a hamburger with melted cheese but it turned up without. My wife's meal arrived barely warm. Mine...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 6 April 2017

If you are in Centro Historico...make sure to visit this Cafe...the building is fantastic and the menu is very good. You can also have big dishes. Lovely !!

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 26 March 2017

While the quality (and portions) of food in Sanborn's restaurants has steadily declined, making me foreswear to eat there any more (one too many tummy upsets afterwards, among other things), I still like to enter this particular Sanborn's and marvel at the incredible tiles. Check...More

Thank GypsyGitanoAtHeart
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Sanborns is like the Mexican food equivalent of Steak N Shake. Perfectly adequate, large menu, standard fare at standard prices. The service is fine (although keep in mind most of the wait staff does NOT speak English). I give them three stars for convenience and...More

Thank dmiller64116
Reviewed 15 March 2017

These guys are everywhere in Mexico City. My friends had heard of them so we picked one to try. Not great. It was later in the evening, we just wanted something light. I ordered a bbq birria sandwich. Very poor choice, not much pork, blessed...More

Thank JackMackenzie
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Sanborn's is a Mexico City institution located in the beautiful House of Tiles. If you go be sure to eat in the enclosed inner courtyard - a large, gorgeous room. The fun is the building, the food is the price to pay for the experience....More

Thank gmac500018
Reviewed 15 February 2017

They had a special advertised in the window. Second item free, stated, hamburgers, sandwiches, wraps. So I ordered a hamburger, wife a sandwich and they claimed since it wasnt two of the same, the charged us for both. Asked to see the manager, claimed he...More

Thank stewmexico2002
Reviewed 2 December 2016

The building is beautiful, plan to walk around the whole building, it is worth it. Food is good as well.

Thank Nesterix1
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Went in on the suggestion of our private tour guide, who took us to his favourite part of the store- the bar!! The bar was not open, but it did look nice; we were able to walk around. Big staircase and a little elevator. The...More

Thank traveltoes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The building and ambience is great, very regal. The history of the building is interesting. Ordered soup from the starter menu. Bean soup. It arrived along with the main courses, which we duly sent back, whilst starters were eaten. The soup was cold. As in...More

Thank RobandKateTravel
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
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
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07:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Madero #4 col. centro, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Centro Historico
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Historico
  • Phone Number: 55216058
"Located in the House of Tiles, very famous building".
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