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El Secreto de Polanco

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Calle Heraclito # 309 | Col. Polanco, Mexico City 11560, Mexico
1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Weston, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

This is a hidden gem in the district of Polanco, Mexico City, the name is perfectly suitable for this unique restaurant. We were invited by a friend, the place was a pleasant surprise, extremely good customer service and authentic Mexican Food. We had a feast, there are art paintings around the restaurant for you to purchase -if you are interested.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2015

Delicious and authentic Mexican "dulces" (sweets). I love coming here every time I visit Mexico City and purchase freshly made sweets and packages beautifully- to take as a gift. My favorites are the cocadas (coconut) rompope (eggnog with rum) and dulce de nuez (nut balls).

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Mexico City, Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2014

As the name states it, this place is sort of a secret. Used to be a reservation only place, that has now opened it's doors to walk ins. Cochinillo is a superb plate, and they have many spanish speacialty dishes created with skill and care.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2013

We were taken there by a close friend who had visited the restaurant several times before. The place is intimate and nicely decorate, in a remodeled elegant old house typical of the area of Polanco. We sat in the covered patio next to the fountain. We shared two appetizers, both were truly superb, the mussels and the salmon tartare. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Heraclito # 309 | Col. Polanco, Mexico City 11560, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Polanco
  • Neighborhood: Polanco
  • Phone Number: 5082-6760

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Polanco

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Poshness defines Polanco, this wealthy neighborhood retains elegance unmatched elsewhere in Distrito Federal. Brunch in the Polanquito area, then keep up with the latest fashion trends in luxury boutiques around every corner. Top it off with beautiful cafés and restaurants that surround Lincoln Park, a treat to the senses thanks to the art decó architecture and high quality gourmet cuisine found here.
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