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Restaurante Chon

Calle Regina 160 | Delg.cuahutemoc Mexico Df., Mexico City 06000, Mexico
+52 55 5542 0873
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Oct 29, 2017
“Highly authentic. Exceeded expectations.”
May 23, 2016
“Worst restaurant in a long time”
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$$ - $$$
Calle Regina 160 | Delg.cuahutemoc Mexico Df., Mexico City 06000, Mexico
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Reviewed October 29, 2017

Having read a number of reviews after selecting this restaurant from a guide book, I was expecting the restaurant to be over priced. This was not the case. This is a highly authentic restaurant that attracts many locals - some of whom were very happy...More

Thank MichellABurton
Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

Not at all what I expected! I had been in this place many years ago and love this kind of food. Would not recomend it and will not come back! Worst escamoles, worst gusanos, no one in the restaurant at 3:00 pm and bad service!

Thank VeronicaV2013
Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

I just came out of the restaurant like 30mins ago. I was so excited to go there with my boyfriend to show him the prehispanic food from my country (I am mexican) and we walked to an area that is not nice at all... but...More

1  Thank Claire R
Reviewed August 1, 2014

When we heard about a restaurant serving pre-Hispanic food, we were pretty excited. The fact that it sounded like it was a bit down-to-earth / no-frills made us even happier - we weren't looking for some sanitised-for-tourists place. However, the waiter was very unwelcoming and...More

1  Thank Tom L
Reviewed November 27, 2013

We were told about this restaurant by friends whose opinions about it were mostly very positive. The menu's selection looked very tasty and we decided to give it a try. Just to be clear, we liked the place and were not too disappointed with the...More

3  Thank MisSpectre
Reviewed December 30, 2012

I been here couple of times since 1980´s, the place is an old neighbourhood downtown Mexico city, you can see a bunch of stores and other kind of girls selling his love, so do not expect a beutifull area sorrounding. Don Fortino (the chef and...More

6  Thank Dvoyager1
Centro Historico
The beating heart of the city lies within Centro
Histórico, the vast expanse of historical buildings
and monuments that are a must when exploring Mexico
City. Places such as the Museo Biblioteca Palacio
Postal, Casa de los Azulejos and Palacio de Bellas
Artes are the perfect eye candy for anyone seeking to
admire arts and architecture. Don't forget to visit
the wide variety of markets and plazas where any
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
$15 - $20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 7:00 PM
12:30 PM - 7:00 PM
12:30 PM - 7:00 PM
12:30 PM - 7:00 PM
12:30 PM - 7:00 PM
12:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Regina 160 | Delg.cuahutemoc Mexico Df., Mexico City 06000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Centro Historico
  • Neighborhood: Centro Historico
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5542 0873
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