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Saks Barranca (El Original & Internacional)

Avenida Insurgentes sur 1641 | Col. San Jose Insurgentes, Mexico City 03900, Mexico
+52 55 5615 1500
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
12 Jul 2017
“Elegence in Mexico City”
21 Mar 2017
“Extensive Menu, Very Authentic, Lovely Setting”
Closed Now
All hours
Mexican, International, Bar, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Avenida Insurgentes sur 1641 | Col. San Jose Insurgentes, Mexico City 03900, Mexico
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A TripAdvisor Member
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is such an overrated restaurant! The food is mediocre and the service is the worst. They kept trying to take away my plate — and I wasn’t finished! They finally succeeded taking my wine away before I had finished. Waiting for the bill took...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

This used to be one of the best and most innovative vegetarian restaurants in Mexico City. Unfortunately, their menu is not fully vegetarian anymore and therefore it seems that the kitchen has turned mediocre. If you are looking for meat, is not bad but there...More

Thank Carlos D
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I came here with my wife and mom. The place was fancier than I expected so I felt under-dressed when I arrived (I was wearing jeans and a t-shirt) - my fault, don't make my mistake. Anyway, the food was excellent and the presentation was...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

The staff was nice. Food read good and reasonable prices. The wines are expensive. The background music is nice and mellow and at a level you can have a pleasant conversation.

Thank Nina D
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I really enjoyed sitting on the patio at Saks, drinking wine and eating very delicious food. It's elegant and old school. I had the stuffed pepper and it was good (loved the sauce). Appetizers were my favorite part of the meal. They lose a point...More

1  Thank dmiller64116
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

A hostess met us outside as we were looking at the menu and told us what we could expect. Her English was very good, which made a difference for. Glad to get English menus! I wanted something traditionally Mexican, while my buddy wanted a steak....More

Thank Sbueb
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Breakfasts are good here, the breads are fresh and delicious especially the corn bread, a pleasant ambiance and nice decor as well, though the service is not always attentive or timely. Good choice!

Thank beautifulglobe
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

The entire experience and meal was unbelievable. We had the tuna, which was fresh and delicious. The appetizer with cheese was outstanding. The service was A+. This is a must stop in Mexico City.

1  Thank Paul B
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Breakfast Bread is outstanding, service "Saks" and they don;t listen to you !! The restaurant its right at Avenue Insurgentes(19 miles long) and with windows open, and A/C turned off !!. Need to ask 3 times and and wait for 15 minutes to get the...More

Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant by colleagues from our local office, but were unsure what to expect. We were totally delighted by the experience, quality and price. The greeting was warm and pre dinner drinks were served with a selection of Kir, Mescal, Tequilla and...More

Thank Tony P
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$250 - US$350
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:45 PM
7:00 AM - 11:45 PM
7:00 AM - 11:45 PM
7:00 AM - 11:45 PM
7:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Insurgentes sur 1641 | Col. San Jose Insurgentes, Mexico City 03900, Mexico (Formerly Restaurante Saks)
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5615 1500
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