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La Casona de la China Poblana

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4 Norte # 2 Col. Centro, Puebla, Mexico
222-242-5621
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Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great food and service

Very nice terrace with shadow and very quiet. Service is great and friendly. Waiters know the menu and are able to make recommendations. Restaurant is a little bit pricey but it worth to do the stop once. Compared to other places/countries, prices are very reasonable for high quality food. Mole... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 25, 2015
Mauricio D
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Mexico City, Mexico
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Dropped by Casona resto for breakfast, after finding the place where we ate yesterday was closed. The food was delicious, the ambience great and the service was just amazing. It was not very busy, which may account for the great service, but one of the waiters went out of his way to engage and look after us. The prices were... More 

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Merida
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192 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was most disappointed with my Chile en Nogado. Perhaps it's regional, but I expected a ground meat filling and mine was filled with what looked like a bean mixture. Also, the poblano chile was very heavily breaded. Not worth $170.

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Thank kehoedds
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

Very nice terrace with shadow and very quiet. Service is great and friendly. Waiters know the menu and are able to make recommendations. Restaurant is a little bit pricey but it worth to do the stop once. Compared to other places/countries, prices are very reasonable for high quality food. Mole poblano and chile in Nogada are great. Also the traditional... More 

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Thank Mauricio D
Kansas City, Missouri
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38 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

We went to la China Poblana today per the suggestion of my host family here in Puebla. We wanted to try the chiles en Nogada. Our server was so nice, and the food came out surprisingly quickly. I enjoyed the restaurant and would definitely return!

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Turin, Italy
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226 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

I really had a delicious meal, with food typical of the place but interpreted in a sophisticated way, very well presented, rich and abundant. The atmosphere is very nice as the restaurant is in an old colonial house and the owner is charming. The price is good for what you get

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B.A.
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Good tipical food at a Great location, nice old building with beautiful terracce. In middle of city center. Geta a little crowded and loud but this is tipically mexican ;-)

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Mystic, Connecticut
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92 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

This restaurant is located in the central patio of a restored colonial building. Excellent service and very good food.

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Beamsville, Canada
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57 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

We went here for a light lunch, in spite of the fact that the restaurant was empty. The setting, a colonial courtyard, was elegant. The service was impeccable. I had the poblano soup, which contained mushrooms, corn, slices of pepper, onions and squash flowers. It was delicious. My partner had the Caesar salad with chicken...it was expertly prepared at the... More 

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72 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 via mobile

Walked in without expecting much. Sr. Flores was very accommodating and since some of the people in our party were vegetarian they were able to accommodate it. Great service. Will be back.

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El Centro, California
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64 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Typical Cocina poblana, in this place as in almost all the restaurants with typical Mexican food is the Puebla traditions cooking mainly recipes from the convents here you can try the "dulces poblanos" small deserts all hand mail with recipes from the nuns. You can buy small baskets and bring them home, this candies are of different color and taste... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4 Norte # 2 Col. Centro, Puebla, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Puebla  >  Puebla
  • Phone Number: 222-242-5621

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?