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“Very good food in a very nice atmosphere” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Le Mat

Le Mat
Emilio Castelar 149 | Colonia Polanco, Mexico City 11560, Mexico (Centro)
55 52 81 19 62
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Ranked #279 of 1,845 Restaurants in Mexico City
Cuisines: International
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Centro
Mexico City, Mexico
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185 reviews 185 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 39 cities Reviews in 39 cities
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
“Very good food in a very nice atmosphere”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

One of the nicests restaurants in the Polanco Area.

The food is very good, try the Tomato cream, is GREAT!!!!

Also the desserts are VERY good.

They have a very small list wine.

The service is very good.

The terrace is great for lunch.

Enjoy visiting the Concept store: Common People.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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English first
Ottawa, Canada
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 26 cities Reviews in 26 cities
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
“Pleasant evening In Emilo Castelar Park”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012

After an evening stroll in the Park, my wife and I were looking for a nice place to sit and have a glass of wine. We found Le Mat directly across the road and were attracted by its large covered patio. We decided to stay for dinner. Beautiful location but with average food and service. Nothing to really complain about, but definately nothing to rave about either. If I went back, I would stick to the appetizers.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Panama City, Panama
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23 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 24 cities Reviews in 24 cities
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
“Excellent wine and small dishes”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

Walking by Emilio Castelar park in polanco, this is a place you have to stop by and see, it looks like a giant house and shop, and it actually is.

The restaurant has an amazing terrace across the park and its well served and fully staffed. Their wine selection is quite good and you should definately try the small hamburguers as a startup plate.

Creme brulee amazing!!

L.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Mexico City, Mexico
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Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
“Excellent terrace in front of a beautiful park”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

This is a beautiful terrace just in front of Parque Linconl in Polanco.
You can enjoy the place even when it rains because the terrace is covered with sliding roof.
The desserts are incredible, Chai Crème brûlée or Ginger Custard.
Don't forget to try the duck served over mashed yams, it's amazing!!!

  • Visited August 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Mexico City, Mexico
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65 reviews 65 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
“Nice Place, normal food”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

The location and the setting is really nice.

The service was not that good even when I was there with a regular customer.

Food was good but not outstanding, perhaps I need a second try, still it is not one of those places I would try to go back really quick.

Besides Polanco is always full of great Restaurants that don´t need second chances ;)

  • Visited July 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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