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Spuntino

Emilio Castelar Esq. Alejandro Dumas, Mexico City, Mexico (Polanco)
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Ranked #545 of 1,807 Restaurants in Mexico City
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Polanco
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Polanco
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Mexico City, Mexico
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Our family of five had an excellent meal. Service was speedy and professional. Steaks were great, pasta well seasoned and prepared. We took our two young children, and we couldn't have asked for better accommodations.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

They have such a great set of meats and Argentinian food: empanadas, chorizo, steaks, etc. But the service is very bad, the waiters are unpolite, slow and forget what we order. There are other much better alternatives on the region.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013 via mobile

I kept on passing this place for a few days so I decided to give it a try. Service was good, beef was good, cream spanich was good but nothing is great or memorable. Location is good if you like people watching. A bottle of wine would last u all afternoon. If u r looking for good quality food, this... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

Any time I traveled to mexico city for work, I would always make Spuntino one of my meals. They have an english menu and a fairly good wine selection. The last two times I have been, the service was good, but the pizza had gone a bit down hill.

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Beirut, Lebanon
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013 via mobile

Had a nice experience there. The pizzas are good. Service wasn't so good. The waiters just don't see you

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Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

Bad News: Lasagna was terrible and the service was equally poor. Good News: So far I've been able to keep the lasagna down.

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Vancouver, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

Can't miss this corner location with a huge blue and red sign saying "Spuntino"! We were first attracted to the open outdoor patio with a full restaurant of people, then we decided to try this fun spot for Argentinian food. My fly guy ;) ordered Michelada (beer with lemon juice in a salted rim glass) and I ordered a drink... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

The food is good, the ambiance is pretty well, if you are in polanco and don't know where to eat, this is definitely a very good option.

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Guangzhou, China
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

There are few restaurants in Mexico City that give you Premium quality Argentinian style steaks. Spuntino definitely is one of them. Personally I go very often and eat the Bife de Chorizo... The ambiance is just perfect, by the Lincoln Park in Polanco. Great place to have a great dinner with wine and then a couple of drinks .

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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110 reviews 110 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

Mexico City is overrun, especially Polanco and La Condesa, with Argentinean restaurants. So, in order to get noticed you have to be something special. And Spuntino just isn't that great. The meat is fine. But that is to be expected. They don't have anything of the ilk of special cuts, especially interesting sides, fanfare in the preparation, it is just... More

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