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“Good food on a basic ambiance” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Tori Tori

Tori Tori
Temistocles 61, Mexico City 11560, Mexico (Polanco)
525552818112
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Ranked #191 of 2,010 Restaurants in Mexico City
Price range: $25 - $200
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese
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Restaurant details
Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighborhood: Polanco
Cross street: Campos Eliseos y Newton
Description: Restaurante de comida tradicional japonesa con mas de 14 anos de experiencia ubicado en el corazon de Polanco en un ambiente vanguardista y cosmopolita.
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Good food on a basic ambiance”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013 via mobile

This is a good japanese restaurant in Mexico City's Polanco district, with good quality of food, good drinks, and a service a little bit too slow. Noce to stop by as it is quite informal. Laking some sofistication of their cold dishes. Excelent sweet and sour fish

Visited May 2013
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Sonoma CA
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68 reviews 68 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 40 cities Reviews in 40 cities
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
“traditional Japanese food in an amazing environment”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

Be careful, there is another Tori-Tori close by. You want this one.

The menu is pretty traditional. It is certainly not Nobu. But it is prepared with the utmost care. The fist is very fresh. But the two things that really stand out are the environment and the service. The building has won a number of architectural awards. We sat out side facing a beautiful vertical garden. The staff was very attentive and friendly. Since we do not speak Spanish, the General Manager spent a great deal of time with us making sure we got what ever we wanted. After dinner, he took us on a tour of the facilities. They have a number of rooms but I recommend eating out side.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Lisbon, Portugal
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
“Very good Oriental Restaurante”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013


Great restaurant and great space with different experiences according to the space. The food is excellent, very fresh and delicious . One of my favorites restaurants in México DF. It is not cheap but the food is really good. If you can afford you must go!!!!

Visited January 2013
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Mexico City, Mexico
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73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
“Simply the best Japanese cuisine restaurant in Mexico City!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

Maybe that is one of the reasons this people take care of catering on Japan's Embassy receptions in town. Cheffs are japanese and make sure products served are top quality & fresh. Ask for Sonoda and put your self in his hands (ask him serve a tailored taste). If reasons are still not enough the house that hosts the restaurant is a piece of art itself (international awards for architecture & design). Service is good, though may be sometimes slow. Very much of Mexico City elite comes often, so better reserve.

Visited January 2013
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México
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“Sushi delight in green wall oasis”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

Beautiful Architecture and green walls. Fair price for the fantastic food.
Terrible wine when you order a glass of wine instead of a bottle.
Very good service. I will go back.
Try the banana tart for dessert :-)

  • Visited February 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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