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Villa Maria

Homero 704, Polanco, Mexico City 11550, Mexico (Polanco)
(55)52030306
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Ranked #74 of 1,740 restaurants in Mexico City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $23 - $23
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighborhood: Polanco
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Monterrey, Mexico
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

I did enjoy Villa Maria's excellent food another 4 times in my last business stay at Santa Fe, Mexico. As always the food quality is superb and enjoyable. The only odds: the slow service and the noisy ambient. You will not make a mistake selecting this place, specially if it is an informal event. The "infladas de requeson" and "chile... More

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Boston
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Villa Maria was well reviewed and deservedly so. Food was great. Mariachi band playing on Tuesday night made for a festive, if loud, ambiance. Still, they were able to find a spot that was not too loud for my wife (who has a hearing problem). It's really a local place - only one waiter had English well enough to help... More

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Madrid, Spain
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Traditional mexican restaurant with mariachis and king size margarita!! A almost mandatory stop when visiting Mexico

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Mexico City, Mexico
Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

I won't definitely remember this restaurant for their food. No, not really. I tried out several tacos and they were just okay. This is the most Mexican kitsch restaurant we've ever been: touristic, loud because of the Mariachi (which is entertaining but I couldn't actually talk with my friends). I will remember it for the size of their Margarita. Big,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

This restaurant is what you would expect as an upscale Mexican restaurant. A touch touristy but nicely done in total. Typical and nicely decorated. The mariachi band limits some conversation you will experience what you expect The apps were varied and delicious. Margaritas abundant. Highlight was the "sleeping monk" dessert which was like sugared wafers topped with vanilla ice cream... More

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Nantes, France
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I love the sofisticated dishes they present in the menu and combined with a pair of flavoured margaritas the experience is amazing! I highly recommend this restaurant for foreigners

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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38 reviews 38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

The setting is great, food tasty and very well presented. A Mexican band was playing while moving around the tables. If you want a fun Mexican dinner, then this is a good choice. If you look for a quiet romantic dinner you need to look elsewhere.

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

The place was great, food was really good and service just perfect. Definitely the kind place that u want to go back when your are on vacations in Mexico City. I love to make comments or reviews in restaurants since I'm in the restaurant business, so pleased just ignore the comments of VOVIKMEX cause his comments sadly don't make any... More

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Henley on Thames Oxfordshire
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62 reviews 62 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014 via mobile

We went here as a group. The mariachi band were great but sadly more interested in the football on the TVs than entertaining the visitors which spoilt it a bit. There were TVs everywhere all tuned to football which seems common in restaurants and detracts from the ambiance. The food was tasty and reasonably priced. The desserts looked wonderful but... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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29 reviews 29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Excellent Mexican Cantina in Polanco with nice selection of traditional dishes. The Margaritas are great too.

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