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El Cardenal

Avenida Paseo de Las Palmas No. 215, Mexico City 11000, Mexico
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“bread” (31 reviews)
“mole” (22 reviews)
Opens in 20 min
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Avenida Paseo de Las Palmas No. 215, Mexico City 11000, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 319 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great service, great food, very reasonably priced. We went for Saturday lunch. There seem to be two seatings, at 11 and noon. We arrived at 12:30 and had a ten minute wait. Not bad at all.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank VeronaFan1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great local spot to get brunch but be warned it gets busy! We arrived 30 min after it opened and it was packed with an hours wait time - the area is nice so we walked around while waiting The interior is gorgeous and bustling...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Zahra J
Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

Traditional Mexican restaurant with extraordinary flavors. Breakfast, lunch or early dinner, you’ll have a quality meal. Any dish is a delight. If you want to try traditional dishes, this should be your choice. If you are on business, the Palmas location it’s perfect. If you...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank TacoBelleFoodie
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Excelent cuisine, service and environment. Nevertheless it is too crowded and noisy, perhaps because of windows so big, from floor to ceiling

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Manuel A
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

Food is delicious and service outstanding. I really enjoyed this place. I recommend the hot chocolate, enchiladas de lengua and the bread. I would definitely return.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Asier L
Reviewed 1 December 2018

this was the best food we had during our week stay in Mexico City. Unfortunately the restaurant closes at 6:30, so we had to plan our day to be back in time (through the traffic) in order to get there in time. The highlights included...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank cookpias
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

We went for breakfast, everything was delicious, the service was extraordinary, we had coffee, hot chocolate, sweet bread, white bread “bolillos” with an order of “natas” one ranchero egg, eggs in a black bean kind of soup, egg omelette with mushrooms with a corn tamal...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank soremersi
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

I met there with a Mexican friend and he ordered a variety of plates. Everything was delicious, specially the Chiles en Nogada, a seasonal plate. The spicy sauce was not spicy enough so they prepared a fresh habanero sauce for us. Prices are very reasonable.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mariomva
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

This restaurant have a very good selection of Mexican plates, mole is their speciality and is really good, the restaurant is crowded so the service was not good My recommendation for more than one person to have a more complete view of the Mexico food...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Juan_Pablo_A_T
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Is an excellent place to try the real mexican food The gusanos de maguey are delicious , the conchas with nata for breakfast Each peny value!!!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 602libertadv
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1 May 2016|
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Response from GabCapis | Reviewed this property |
The Hotel is Sheraton (where the Alameda is), an besides Palma's, they are also located in San Ángel, Av. de la Paz Núm. 32, Col. San Ángel, D.F. pone 5550-0293 y 5616-6124.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$75
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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: Avenida Paseo de Las Palmas No. 215, Mexico City 11000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Miguel Hidalgo
  • Neighbourhood: Miguel Hidalgo
  • Phone Number: 5226230402
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