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El Cardenal

Av. de la Paz # 32 | Col. San Angel, Mexico City 01000, Mexico
+52 55 5550 0293
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (14 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Av. de la Paz # 32 | Col. San Angel, Mexico City 01000, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Had eaten in Cardenal restaurants many times and after a long walk sightseeing on a Sunday late afternoon wanted something to eat. Decided Cardenal was a good choice for a big group with different tastes. Unfortunately had to wait a while for a table; if...More

Thank armando v
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Very nice place to have breakfast or lunch. Food and service are excellent, and a good place for family or business lunch.

Thank Concepcion J
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Very close in zocalo area hotels This lovely fantastic restaurant has wonderful regional favorites sure to please all appetites. We went for both breakfast and lunch and food just delicious both times. Service is prompt and efficient Prices due to strong currency exchange extremely low...More

Thank michael g
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Breakfast here was great. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The food was delicious, and the portions were more than adequate. Also, the house-made hot chocolate is a must-have.

Thank Jeremy R
Reviewed 22 January 2018

One of the best, high quality Mexican food in Mexico City. Delicious breakfast and lunch. Locations in Palmas (near Polanco), in the South of the city and in downtown.

Thank Sergio R
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent food, service and ambiance. Is a great place, Mexican cuisine, very well located in the southern area of Mexico city.

Thank enriquev838
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I think what I like most about this restaurant is that all the food is very fresh . The menu has enough for all kinds of people with different tastes . The waiters are attentive and smart There is usually so many people there (...More

Thank janiemassry
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Great atmosphere, tasty and fresh food, we were enjoying and savouring our dishes. We definitely recommend this restaurant.

Thank sammallo
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Wonderful, creative gourmet breakfasts with best hot chocolate, breads, and fresh ingredients at extremely reasonable price and outstanding service. Be prepared for a long wait for a table if you arrive on a weekend after about 9 am.

Thank PoblanoJ
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Came for lunch, small wait but got quickly seated in 10m. Food is on point traditional cuisine. Place is pretty expansive, has a nice ambience with historic looking building and exposed brick and various rooms. Waitstaff is nice and attentive. The avocado and cheese with...More

Thank ber123
San Angel
San Ángel is known for its artistic vibe and elegant
details displayed throughout its streets, antique
residences and haciendas where famous actors like
Consuelo Velázquez, Capulina and other prominent
families used to live and that have now been turned
into beautiful galleries, cafés and restaurants. An
array of cultural and artistic activities are
organized in the neighborhood, but it is on Saturdays
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25 March 2018|
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Response from msantillana77 | Reviewed this property |
I dont work in the restaurant But yes they serve fruit juices!
24 January 2018|
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Response from Angie N | Reviewed this property |
Hola. En el que está en la calle de Palma, no hay reservaciones en fin de semana. Entre 9.30 y 10.30 es la hora critica, un buen tiempo de espera. Intenta en el de San Ángel, que es muy grande, te dejo lo números 5550.0293 y... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. de la Paz # 32 | Col. San Angel, Mexico City 01000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > San Ángel
  • Neighbourhood: San Ángel
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5550 0293
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