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Av. 5 de Mayo #57, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
5555102213
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Ranked #54 of 2,069 Restaurants in Mexico City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $40
Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Thu 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining

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NYC
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

This is Mexican nouvelle cuisine. Superb dishes ( I loved my shrimp in orange sauce and my husband enjoyed stuffed pepper) . Very upscale in feeling with white tablecloths and nice china but not as expensive as I had expected. Great quality. We're going back.

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Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

A guide recommended this restaurant to us. We spent a month in Mexico and this was one of our best meals. The food and service were excellent. We had planned to eat our last dinner in Mexico there but a delay returning from an out of town excursion made that impossible. We were disappointed not to have the chance to... More 

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Carefree, Arizona
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

After a nice stroll through the city, on our way to the Gran Hotel Ciudad de Mexico we just had a look at the entrance, the menu. As it looked pretty nice we decided to give it a shot - to make the story short, we came again the day after. The setting is a very nice one and made... More 

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cuenca, ecuador
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52 reviews 52 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Los Mercaderes is located right in the heart of Mexico City's Centro Historico, near the Templo Mayor, the Cathedral and the Zocalo (the city's main plaza.) The noise and bustle of the city are left behind upon entering this lovely restaurant, where the service is good and the food delicious. I am in Mexico City quite often, and have returned... More 

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Roma
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The service was almost exaggeratedly polite and the food very good, but when the waiter complained that the tip was not enough everything turned sour. Compulsory tipping in London is bad enough, we don't expect it in Ciudad de México.

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

In amongst a bustling part of down town Mexico we came across a small but fantastic restaurant. The service was excellent, the food really tasty and for the adventurous there were some local delicacies to choose from.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Good idea to make a reservation, Great & clean flavors, nice environment. I would give 5 stars except for the coffee. There were a trick offering me a coffee from a regular machine or "fresh?" Little more expensive. Should be always a great coffee?

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Albi, SW France
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9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

This restaurant had been recommended by a guide we used in Mexico City. I have to say that it gave me the impression that it is not the sort of restaurant I would normally choose to eat in, especially wearing shorts and a casual shirt. However, in we ventured. It looks like a fine-dining establishment. Starched table-cloths, immaculately dressed serving... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

... In fact I was planning to give 5 stars. And why not? The ambience is great, the service is impeccable, and the food is delicious and pretty reasonably priced for a fancy restaurant... But then they had to go and charge us an absolutely stupid amount ($20 USD / 240 pesos) for 2 little (500ml) bottles of San Pellegrino.... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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43 reviews 43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Went to Mercaderes for dinner pre symphony at Bellas Artes. I had emailed EL Cardinal, told a reservation was not necessary, only to find them closed. Mercaderes is a nice space, clean , and very appropriate for a nice evening out. I would return.

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Additional Information about Mercaderes

Address: Av. 5 de Mayo #57, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
Phone Number: 5555102213
Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 25 - 40

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