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Mexico City

Jaleo Bar de Tapas


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Bar, European, Spanish
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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed April 14, 2018

we entered although the facade didn't promised much. But tapas was just what we wanted and... what a surprise!! after working and living in Spain for several years, i cannot find a real tapas bar outside Spain. well... until today. we went for drinks and...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank SabaOmer
Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Little place facing Lincoln park. Great food, nice place but tiny and the amazing specials board was only in Spanish and with no offer to help us non Spanish readers (they did get us one English menu for the regular tapas.) Also kindly kept my...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank LucyLongden
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

This place is by far the best place to eat tapas. They have a wide selection of them, excellent options of wine by the glass. The place is actually run by the owner (you can spot her in the afternoon) and her children, who are...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank gonz1974
Reviewed March 16, 2017

Very nice little place with good Spanish wines and very good tapas. I had pimentos a la Padron and several other tapas including a beautiful escalivada. Well priced bottle of Ribera del Duero accompanied our unassuming meal. The only non-spanish thing were Mezcals ordered after...More

Date of visit: March 2017
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Reviewed November 2, 2016

Jaleo is a great low key Tapas Bar in the Polanco neighborhood. It's where you can come an enjoy amazing tapas in a intimate unassuming restaurant. The service is very good as well as the variety of options on the menu. Highly recommended to experience...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Albert M
Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

Had an excellent dinner of tapas and sangria with some good friends. We went on a Tuesday night and ordered a couple of pulpo (octopus) tapas and a few others including the beef and the potato cakes. The food was excellent and the service was...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank analyst2
Reviewed November 24, 2015 via mobile

Excellent! It was like to feel in the culinary space of the flavors, sounds and feelings of the Iberian peninsula. It was like getting back to tapas in San Sebastian with high quality. Great place to sit outside or indoors. Great variety of tapas, nice...More

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank EdwinDeHaas
Reviewed October 19, 2015 via mobile

I arrived probably too early but got excellent service nonetheless! I was able to sample a variety of tapas coupled with a very good catalonian wine. Started with some shrimp croquettes that were a flavor explosion in the mouth. Then had a "pulguita if solomillo,...More

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank travelerjmc
Reviewed October 4, 2015

Really enjoyed our dinner with cousins at Jaleo, all the tapas dishes and drinks we ordered were delicious. We just couldn't get enough. However some dishes are pricey and on the smaller side, the bill can add up quickly. Other than that a delicious place...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank anlof9
Reviewed August 3, 2015

one of the best restaurants i've been to anywhere, certainly the best in DF. Would definitely recommend to anyone! just a short ride from down! they efficiently handled our large party of 9.

Date of visit: July 2015
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