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Au Pied de Cochon

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Campos Eliseos 218 | Presidente Inter-Continental Mexico City, Mexico City 11560, Mexico
+52 55 5327 7700
00:01 - 23:59
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If one is missing French "brasserie" food while in Mexico, Au Pied de Cochon is the place to go. I decided against the cold foie gras (duck liver) when I found out it was "paté" which really destroys the texture of the foie gras. The salads were very good. My wife had the sea bass (robalo) which was delicious and... More 

Thank Michelfoure
Mexico City, Mexico
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I like this place for desserts from time to time I convince friends to go just for the dessert the french soufflés are espectacular and is the only place in Mexico where you can eat them, this place is 24hours and from the breakfast to the dinning is very well served and the food most of the time is fantastic,... More 

Thank Adolfo P
Guatemala City, Guatemala
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21 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

It looks like a typical french restaurant but the food itself was not good and definitely not for the price. Maybe my expectations were too high but the dishes we four people tried were not good at all. It is opened 24 hours a day so maybe we can call it an expensive cafeteria.

Thank Marco S
Monte-Carlo, Monaco
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464 reviews
293 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Inside the hotel Intercontinental this elegant French Bistro serves all the dishes you expect to eat in Paris. From Rillettes to Foie Gras, from Filet mignon to Duck a l'Orange. It's more expensive than other good restaurants but still very affordable. Elegant patrons and friendly waiters serve you a good bottle of Pinot Noir without that you need to rob... More 

Thank Thomas K
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11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

The best ingredients used. Excellent French cuisine in Mexico. Not to mention their range of wines (shared with all the restaurants of the hotel): the widest and finest in Latin America.

Thank Sergio T
Mexico City, Mexico
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

The food is really terrible,completely destroyed by mexicans.either it has zero taste like paper or its too salty.onion soup,one of the famous french dishes was desgusting,cruspy duck was overfried in a bad cheap oil.the service was terrible as well,the mineral water was served in s closed bottle on top of the table.no surprise that the restaurant was empty on saturday... More 

Thank Goudina
San Francisco, California
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104 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Traditional French bistro with all the standard dishes served by a courteous staff. Location on the interior of the building detracts bit from the ambiance, however, the food makes up for it.

Thank capriskman
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60 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

While staying at the Presidente Intercontinental Hotel some friends and I decided to dine at Au Pied De Cocbon. Since it is located in the hotel it was an easy commute. Having eaten not that long before we opted to do a tasting of a variety of starters. We selected the Oyster Sampler, Escargot, Steak Tartar, and Cheese Platter. Word... More 

Thank RJ O
New York City, New York
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67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We visited Au Pied de Cochon at midnight after a long flight. Surprisingly, the restaurant was packed at this hour on a Tuesday. The staff was very friendly. We tried a salad and some fish. The server was very helpful in choosing menu items. It was a nice experience and I would recommend it.

Thank Annah P
Veracruz, Mexico
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This is the place to go if you are looking for good and original french dishes and a variety of wines. Always a good choice, highly recommended.

Thank mayito_loaiza

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$40 - US$60
French, Seafood, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
00:01 - 23:59
00:01 - 23:59
00:01 - 23:59
00:01 - 23:59
00:01 - 23:59
00:01 - 23:59
00:01 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Campos Eliseos 218 | Presidente Inter-Continental Mexico City, Mexico City 11560, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Polanco
  • Neighbourhood: Polanco
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5327 7700

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