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L Osteria del Becco

Goldsmith 103, Mexico City, Mexico (Polanco)
5282 1059
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Ranked #352 of 1,755 restaurants in Mexico City
Price range: $50 - $100
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Polanco
Cross street: Mazarik & Horacio
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66% Recommend
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Mexico City, Mexico
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

the hysteria used to be expensive and not very good, now it is expensive not very good and quite arrogant. the service is haughty and the waiters behaves as if they were doing you a favor. the owner pounces about aloof and condescending, about as amicable as his food is pretentious. do yourself a favour and avoid the place, unless... More

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Cham, Switzerland
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

Good: both carpaccios, octopus and robalo, as well the service and ambience (too much bright light thought) Poor: pasta slightly over cooked (unforgivable for a true Italian restaurant) and the swordfish source was too rich of tomato (slightly acid). Wine list is huge on paper, but then the wine I had asked for (taurasi aglianico) was not available, and was... More

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New York City, New York
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

L'osteria Becco is a Italian restaurant in Mexico Distrito Federal, they have 2 locations, one in Polanco and another one in Santa Fe, the place is really nice, new, they offer a good wine list and in my opinion its the best italian restaurant in DF.

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Taranto, Italy
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

He si strongly suggested but it looks to be a bit expensive as compared with other restaurants in the city. The manager is great and I would suggest everybody to try at least once if in town. A friend of mine in Italy recommended it to me and he didn't t disappoint me but I wouldn't t go there twice....

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Miami, Florida, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

i love this restaurant i leave in Miami i wish we had here a restaurant like this!! wow i feel i am in Italy!!! wine, the best, white truffle amazing!

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México
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

This is the best Italian restaurant in Mexico City on my opinion. Service is great, the wine list is incredible and the food is simply amazing. It´s a little pricey but you won´t mind after having such a great experience. It can be a romantic restaurant to go with your loved one but is also great to go with friends... More

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Tequisquiapan, Mexico
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86 reviews 86 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

This was my second visit to Becco, located in the Polanco area of DF, Mexico. Upscale, modern, private wine room, excellent service and the best part handmade pasta. September is "truffle season", they bring to fresh truffle on a glass plate to show you. Three of us ordered dishes with truffles, handmade ravioli and sea bass. When the dishes arrive... More

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Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013 via mobile

Can't complaint about the food which was average good. Unfortunatelly it is a restaurant that I felt was really overpriced for Mexican standarts. I dont think I got my money's worth. A really small glass of Merlot wine for US 15.00 plus tip is double than any other restaurant in the area will charge. A small dish of regular pasta... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

Italian Food is my favourite dish and I am a frequent Business traveler, eating italian Food all the time in many places in the World. L'Osteria del Becco is extremely overpriced compared to the Quality of Food, the mediocre and rather superficial service. I have invited some customers there because the place was recommended to me by a local friend.... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

I am surprised it doesn't have a higher rating. The service is great, super attentive but not in your face all the time. I ordered a superb lobster risotto, very recommended! I spent a long time in Italy and ate some amazing food there and I have to say it was probably the best risotto I've had outside of Italy.... More

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