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Bistro Arlequin

Rio Nilo 42, Col. Cuauhtemoc, Mexico City, Mexico
5207.5616
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Ranked #262 of 2,064 Restaurants in Mexico City
Price range: $20 - $25
Hours:
Sun 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

This bistro is overall really good, has a nice selection of wines, good money value for the food and the service is very attentive. Reccomended Dishes Ive tasted were had were Feta Salad - which was perfectly well done Im going back just for this salad Salmon Dijoinasse - delicious cream and well cookeed (the greens were a little mushy... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

we wanted to get away from a busy street it was a real success. Food was very good, onion soup was very good, we will go back you are sitting on the corner,

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Mexico df
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Oh lá lá, ambient, music good wine good price, dishes pretty good and service just make me feel like I'm a chateau in la rivière. My french sucks but this small piece of heaven rulezz.

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Harare, Zimbabwe
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Good menu and excellent food. Offers value for money with great service. Worth hunting out as slightly off the main track.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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70 reviews 70 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Corner French bistro in the best sense (of Russian "bistro"...."quick"). Attentive waitress, no unnecessary waiting. There when you wanted them. Limited menu, but wide range of dishes. Excellent bread basket.... careful! Tried a great spinach tarte and then the lamb dish (reminiscent of a curry). Even more reasonable prices than French restaurants in the South of the city and just... More 

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Crete, Greece
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 via mobile

My girl and i enjoyed a late streetside dinner, were well attended to, and enjoyed the meal. However I was a little disappointed that this was not the cheap hole-in-the-wall I had hoped for. Mains are MX$150-190, entrées MX$55-90. I'll be back, but only for wine and dessert.

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

The terrine, the mussels, the tomato and goat cheese tart, the classic onion soup....THE BREAD!!! Everything we ordered was delicious! You truly feel you are in an authentic french bistro.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013 via mobile

Fantastic little bistro, and delicious food! Must try's are the Onion broth, the cheese and tomato tarte, and the beef Bourgingnone!

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Mexico DF
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41 reviews 41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

I've been a few times to Bistro Arlequin with friends who enjoy specific dishes and the authentic setting... Including the poor french-like service. The food can be good (medallions in Grand Marnier sauce, although adapted to well done mexican standards which would horrify any frenchie), it can also be bad (medallions in "bourgignonne" sauce), prices are strangely reasonable, but the... More 

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Guadalajara,Mexico
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165 reviews 165 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012

We sat outside and the place was very neighborly; however the wine by the glass was poor and dishes not very spceial; we heard from our local neighbors this was regarded as a fair restaurant and that about describes it. The location in Polanca is good but for a bistro, the waiers were very average and the food similar while... More 

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Additional Information about Bistro Arlequin

Address: Rio Nilo 42, Col. Cuauhtemoc, Mexico City, Mexico
Phone Number: 5207.5616
Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday 1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
Cuisine: French

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