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Casa Merlos

Victoriano Cepeda 80, Mexico City, Mexico
5277 4360
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
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“mole poblano” (2 reviews)
“moles” (5 reviews)
“pueblo” (6 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Victoriano Cepeda 80, Mexico City, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Do you really want me to say more? Place is over rated; they only pon few days a week; the most unfriendly staff; neighborhood is unsafe and horrendous

Thank JuanSAgraz
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Not only one of the best places where I have enjoyed the Mole Poblano, other kinds of Moles, and also different delicious dishes from Puebla such as the Huazontles. I strongly recommend this restaurant and please do not forget closing your meal with an extraordinary...More

Thank NOE V
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Don't have to travel to Puebla to experience Pueblas top gastronomic experience. Everything perfect from starters to the best mole´t feel I have ever tasted to a delicious Arroz con Leche. Food wasn´t heavy when we finished.

Thank Jose G
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This a traditional place in Mexico City. Small, few tables, the Mole is a specialty but ... I do not think so. Average service and average food.

Thank azb61
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Endearing little place with simple yet representative decoration, greeted by a smile and a home-like feel. It was hard to choose from the menu, it all seemed delicious. This restaurant is a proud representative of Poblano cuisine (from the neighboring state of Puebla), which is...More

Thank anashini
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best Mexican ( poblano cuisine ) restaurants in the country. All is homemade and all the moles are to die for. You have huauzontles, the amaranth plant as a great vegetarian option. The chalupitas as a starter are great. The...More

Thank kcanavan2010
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Out of the way in Colonia Observatorio, this place has fantastic food and service. There were six of us and we all agreed that we could have spent the afternoon eating the chalupitas and drinking beer, but when we ordered the main plates, we were...More

Thank MinnesotaTim
Reviewed 26 February 2015

This place has a great taste for homemade mexican food...however the service is terrible!! Since it is family owned still, which it is part of their success, they open when they want to...and close when they want to. Their schedule is very tight on weekdays,...More

Thank Veroagui
Reviewed 5 September 2014

Located in a non-so-touristic neighborhood, it is worth the visit. I am a Mexican living in Europe, and every summer I come here with my family. Don't miss "Chiles en Nogada" if you pass by in late summer. Small restaurant, expect waiting time if you...More

Thank Alfonso C
Reviewed 12 January 2014 via mobile

This has to be one of the hidden jewels of the city. It is not a fancy restaurant and the general area is not on the high end areas of the city, regardless it is a jewel. They serve typical cuisine delicacies from the Puebla...More

Thank Patricio B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$23 - US$23
Cuisine
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 18:00
Thursday
13:00 - 18:00
Friday
13:00 - 18:00
Saturday
13:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Victoriano Cepeda 80, Mexico City, Mexico
    (General Plata & Exarzobispado)
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City
  • Phone Number: 5277 4360
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