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Meson del Cid

Humboldt 61, Col. Centro, Mexico City, Mexico (Centro)
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Ranked #368 of 1,806 Restaurants in Mexico City
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Price range: $24 - $39
Sun - Mon 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Fri 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 1:00 pm - 12:30 am
Cuisines: Spanish
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Centro
Cross street: Av. Morelos & Articulo 123
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  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Mexico City, Mexico
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61 reviews 61 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

A very old restaurant near downtown, cooking lechon Candido Style, with the complete cutting with a plate show. Regardless of the theatrics, it is an outstanding dish, worth the traffic and trouble of going to DF Downtown. They also have some festivals that bring rare spanish dishes to Mexico, such as cocido and olla podrida. Nice wine list, and service... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
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255 reviews 255 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012 via mobile

The decor is a bit overdone , but the meat disjes, cabrito etc are a good reason to visit. We went at a time when there was no show on purpose. Overall it was good.

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Lawrenceville, GA
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74 reviews 74 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2010

Ok maybe a bit harsh and maybe not the best place to go the first night when you are tired and hungry BUT no where did it say we don't start the show until 9pm. We were seated at around 8-8:15pm. We sat and sat and sat. The bread came and it was so stall and dry OMG. Then the... More

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