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Villa Maria

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Polanco
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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
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Casual Dining
Families with children
Large groups
Local cuisine
Entertaining clients

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  • 169
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  • 148
    Very good
  • 47
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 11
    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
Go for the Margaritas

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
NesBet
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Texco
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW

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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90 reviews 90 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 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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28 reviews 28 reviews
25 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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101 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 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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174 restaurant reviews
169 helpful votes 169 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
208 helpful votes 208 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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Melbourne, Australia
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6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

I was so excited to take my husband who had never been to Mexico to a good Mexican restaurant with some (tacky but) good Mariachi music. We were recommended this place by our hotel concierge. It's a big restaurant with a decent menu, full of traditional Mexican dishes. Cons: - guacamole was one of the least tasty I've had in... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

There is nothing terrible special about this restaurant. The food is fine, though our dishes were very salty. At best it is a gimmicky setting that gives a flavour of Mexican cuisine and mariachi music but both lacked authenticity. All this would have been fine had we received even one smile from the staff. They were unwelcoming, lacked warmth and... More 

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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 have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?