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Villa Maria

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Homero 704, Polanco, Mexico City 11550, Mexico
(55)52030306
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1:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 1:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Mon - Sat 1:30 pm - 12:00 am
Good for:
Casual Dining
Families with children
Large groups
Local cuisine
Entertaining clients

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  • 170
    Excellent
  • 152
    Very good
  • 50
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  • 10
    Poor
  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Excellent ambiance and a taste of mexican gastronomy

Being here several times and always a great experience. Obviously better during week end evenings. Service is excellent and here you can taste some typical Mexican dishes that you won't find anywhere in the Polanco area. e.g. Huitlacoches or authentic Mole Poblano. Fully recommended and prices... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
MALECR2014
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San Jose, Costa Rica
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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San Jose, Costa Rica
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Being here several times and always a great experience. Obviously better during week end evenings. Service is excellent and here you can taste some typical Mexican dishes that you won't find anywhere in the Polanco area. e.g. Huitlacoches or authentic Mole Poblano. Fully recommended and prices are resonable.

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We had a great dinner wit a bunch of business collegues. If you want to have good conversation, make sure you sit upstairs where the music is not too loud. The group ordered a number of appetizers and entrees and all were enjoyed. The Tamarindo margarita is certainly something to consider, and for the adventourous, try the escamole.

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Texco
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I visited this place with my wife and two friends from Canada. The moment our margaritas arrived (margaritas are the place's trademark), my friends were wowed. They are huge! The food is tourist-friendly (not too spicy, a bit bland) but the drinks alone paid off. Visit Villa María, order the Jamaica or Tamarindo margarita, and enjoy the mariachi music (it... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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91 reviews 91 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Villa Maria is a little touristy, the food is gourmet Mexican, I found the food quality and the taste, just "ok." I had the Mole Steak, it was very tough and chewy, the sauce lacked the mole flavor. With that said, the drinks are fantastic.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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29 reviews 29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Every time i go to mexico, go to this place. Food is great, tamarindo margaritas are superb. Good atmosphere. Take your guests, they will love it too

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Saint Charles, Illinois
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102 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I went into this knowing it is a tourist restaurant so enjoyed the somewhat boisterous atmosphere. The music was excellent, but expect it to be pretty loud. If you want to have a conversation during dinner ask to be seated away from where the musicians are located. The food was good and the service was good. I thought the giant... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Must have a margarita, try the Queso Fundido and the staff are amazing. The Restaurant has a unique feel to it with the little quotes everywhere.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Villa María was one of my favorite places here in my city. However, I went to have some dinner with friends last Saturday, January 24th. The dishes were terrible, the service bad and the guys in the valet parking stole my daughter's credit card from her car. Her purse was there, "hidden", and even though it's a terrible idea to... More 

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Kingston, Ontario
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178 restaurant reviews
176 helpful votes 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

This is a tourist restaurant but the food is very good and the prices reasonable. The menu has a wide variety of Mexican dishes and service is very efficient. The evening begins with a Jarocha group (music from Veracruz) followed by quite a decent Mariachi Band. This is a terrific place to take visitors that want a taste of Mexican... More 

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bogota
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
209 helpful votes 209 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Excellent Mexican Food, Excellent service, the people is very nice very nice place and very well decor. the margaritas are huge! And the price in general is not that expensive! I fully recommend this restaurant for foreigners and locals.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Homero 704, Polanco, Mexico City 11550, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Polanco
  • Neighborhood: Polanco
  • Phone Number: (55)52030306

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 23 - 23
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
1:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday
1:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
1:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
1:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
1:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
1:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
1:30 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?