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Nuevo Leon 115, Mexico City, Mexico
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Ranked #145 of 2,064 Restaurants in Mexico City
Price range: $10 - $15
Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Wed 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thu - Fri 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night

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Porto Alegre, RS
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41 reviews 41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 NEW

Amazing place, good food and coffee. Go for jazz music on Sunday mornings and to spend time with the books. It's only a bit pricey.

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zurich
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

It's a "cafebreria" i.e. bookstore and coffe-shop/bar. Excellent food and fruit "jugos". They have several locations in Mexico City. I was in the one in Alvaro Obregon. Went two days in a row for several hours. Had good wifi connection and good meals. Very productive afternoon.

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Pouch Cove, Canada
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140 reviews 140 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Very funky cool place with a wonderfully bizarre selection of books, movies, music and gifts. Was delighted to find an incredibly eclectic range of literary books in English. Even with my iPad and months of travel ahead I ended with two heavy books from their inventory. Lots of people eating and browsing, what a splendid vibe to the place.

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Bendigo, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

A friend and I visited this really funky looking bookshop/cafe in early June this year and were incredibly disappointed. We came on a Saturday which must be their busiest day. We waited about 15 minutes for a table (which was fine because we had a whole bookshop to browse) and we were seated upstairs. When we sat down we asked... More 

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Cambridge
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122 reviews 122 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I think this is a good bookstore with lots of cool notebooks and stuff like that but most of the books are encased in plastic. This is confusing for a North American who wants to browse a few pages. Cafe is ok but service is slow. I think they expect that people will just want to come and sit for... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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209 reviews 209 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014 via mobile

We were There at night and this should be listed under Bukowski's .Great appies to go along with really good listening jazz depending on the evening. Check it out you won't be disappointed with either!! Located on Hamburgo in the zona Rosa.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Pendulo is my go to brunch spot, especially enjoyable (but often busy) on weekend mornings when they have live classical music from 11-1. They do good traditional Mexican breakfasts (like chilaquiles, huevos rancheros, huevos a la mexicana) with a slightly upscale twist and have excellent deserts (try the Mississipi mud pie if you're craving chocolate!). Pricier than some local places,... More 

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Cali, Colombia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

Good place for coffee, food is ok considering the place is actually a bookstore. More of a coffee shop than an actual restaurant.

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New York City, New York
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173 reviews 173 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

This became one of my favorite places in Mexico City. The food there is delicious! i took the Pendulo eggs and it was so yummy, plus the home made jam are amazing. They have great coffee too. The wifi worked perfectly and i was able to talk to my parents through skype without any interruptions. Also the book store itself... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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94 reviews 94 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

A must place to visit, if coming to D.F. and you're lucky enough to be in the Condesa, take a walk to this eatery to work up the appetite. After your meal take a stroll through nearby Amsterdam to process your indulgence. They locations all around DF, to include Polanco, Sante Fe, Perisur, Zona Rosa and Roma. Known to have... More 

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Additional Information about El Pendulo

Address: Nuevo Leon 115, Mexico City, Mexico
Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Mexican

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