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El Califa

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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Lunch, Dinner
Mexican, Latin
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner for 7 of us - great atmosphere and great food - as non Spanish speakers it was interesting but some local diners gave us some advice which we went for and loved the meal 7 of us ate for around $100usd total and could...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TrevB494
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Little servings of pure deliciousness. Don’t forget the salsas. Many restaurants could learn a thing or two

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Obwahn
Reviewed November 26, 2018

We ate here on our last night in Mexico City as it was a quick walk from where were staying and the concierge recommended it. Wow! It was delicious. The Al Pastor and Arrachera tacos were amazing. They're really little, so we kept ordering more....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SybilAB
Reviewed November 16, 2018 via mobile

I love this restaurant. Tacos are tasty. Waiters are very attentive. Service was quick. Food is fresh and tasty. They have a variety of tacos made with natural veggies.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MariaA4944
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

Tacos come out as they are made, so some came quickly and others took some time. Busy crowd and a total mix of people. Service was nice and everyone was very friendly. Pastor was good and the ribeye was ok

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jaytI1499ZS
Reviewed October 21, 2018

This is the best place of tacos in Mexico City, bar none! Great food, great attention, great location. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ricardo M
Reviewed October 18, 2018

This is not a cheap place when compared to other taco restaurants but service is rather quick and the food is tasty. Close to our hotel so worked out great but would not go out of my way to eat here

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AdrianH1212
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

A great taco joint located in the heart of the financial district on one of busiest, biggest, and most beautiful avenues in Mexico City. Serving primarily tacos, it’s a great place to have good quality food for an inexpensive lunch and/or dinner. Service is efficient,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank F7805RNjamesp
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

It’s cheap (relatively speaking) if you are used to paying 10 USD for a taco. Otherwise, No. The taco is small (see pic). It is flavorful and hits the spot. Other dishes are present and the salsas are awesome. By the way, There is the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ascalapius
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

We ate here tonight and received an incorrect order. I showed/ told the waitress and she asked if I wanted the corrected order, I of course said yes. When she brought the bill she had added the “corrected” order on top of the original order....More

Date of visit: September 2018
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