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Tacos el califa de leon

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Condesa
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Eje 3 Sur (Av. Baja California), Mexico City, Mexico
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  • 6
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Good to have a local food experience!

Nice place, not luxury, but worth going there and experience a local typical Mexican food! The entries are fantastic and the food excellent!

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 10, 2015
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Sao Bernardo Do Campo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

Nice place, not luxury, but worth going there and experience a local typical Mexican food! The entries are fantastic and the food excellent!

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Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 via mobile

nothing to complain about the tasty tacos and Mexican treats here. it seems a bit overdone due to the condesa hype, but the food is still very good. pricey dormmexican standards!

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Plano, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

I was visiting my Mexico City office and asked for lunch at a local taqueria - this is where my co-workers took me - What a wonderful treat. The tacos al pastor were perfect as were the ribeye tacos. The sauces were incredible - nothing like what I find at a Tex-Mex restaurant in Dallas. Great service that was constant,... More 

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new york, ny
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

first stop in condesa for lunch. we managed to eat pork al pastor and it was very good. tender, juicy and great service. we sat outside and the staff was very helpful.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012

This used to be a good modest taco stand. Then la Condesa became trendy & glamour girls decided to turn this more into the after party lunch. 5 salsa kinds, beer all night. Loud lounge music, service designer tshirts & accordingly hi priced. But still a must in df.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2011

This basic but famous and most delicious taco stand in the San Rafael neighborhood close to the metro stop SAN COSME gives you the perfect mexican street food experience. There are no seats and you can only choose between 3 different kind of meat and two salsas. but they are excellent!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2008

Good tacos . Horrible location

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Eje 3 Sur (Av. Baja California), Mexico City, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Condesa
  • Neighborhood: Condesa

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Mexican

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Staying in Condesa

Neighborhood Profile
Condesa
Easy to explore either on bike or foot, Condesa offers a great variety of activities and places to visit while admiring its neo-colonial architecture. Diverse restaurants vary from regional to global along its streets, while local bars even let you craft your own beer. The urban yet relaxing vibe let visitors cycle or stroll on the Amsterdam Circuit.