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Los Girasoles

$$ - $$$
Centro Historico
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On Plaza Manuel Tolsa Calle Tacuba 8, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
(55) 5510-0630
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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All hours
Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Not really a culinary extraordinaire. It's cool that they have a plaque declaring that part of 007 Spectre was filmed there. We had tortitas se huauzontle and they were quite good, especially because it's best to try local specialties.

Thank Fmahout
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

This place have the most traditional Mexican food with a great taste, reasonable prices and the one that is located in down town have a great location to enjoy the downtown experience

Thank Caty A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Great location, perfect service, wonderful ambiance and very good food. This restaurant is surrounded by historic buildings in the heart of the city. Ask for a dry Martini and see why this place was chosen to be part of the set of 007 SPECTRE in 2015. Please, try the "crema de pistacho". It was terrific!

Thank jaquefs
Hamilton, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2016

We went twice to this restaurant the first time just for drinks and nibbles (then made the mistake of going to another restaurant for a meal) and the second time for a meal. The staff are very attentative and the menu excellent. The highlights were the different tacos available which we had not seen elsewhere as well as a very... More 

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207 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Stumbled on it in a thunderstorm . Service food ambience all excellent. Great menu too. Wines expensive but good. Food was really good and Gabriel really helpful navigating through the menu.

Thank chitake
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101 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

We sat out and enjoyed the warm evening. The James Bond theme wasn't what attracted us, but it was amusing none the less. The staff were friendly and attentive, they spoke Spanish and English with ease. Our two slightly overtired children were made welcome too. The food was very good, particularly the main courses. My Mum was pleased to get... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 6, 2016

Took my wife and my Mother to this superb eatery, little did I know that this restaurant was the scene of the latest 007 movie specter, not only that the setting was like going to an old hacienda mixed with an elegant Parisian restaurant (never been to France), only to Spain, kudos to our waiter Gabriel Jimenez who took the... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

Can't recommend enough. The staff were helpful to a fault and the food outstanding. In addition to the classics, their menu also features traditional Hispanic fare. It is also the location of a scene in the James Bond film Spectre. We returned here numerous times during our visit to Mexico City.

Thank john m
Chula Vista, California, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

We went for the first time and food is good but little expensive ! You paid for the view and is worth if you want to enjoy the view, I suggest to eat outside. Service is good and they have valet parking but take your time because it take a long time to bring your car back. Restrooms are clean... More 

Thank Hilda A
Tenbury Wells, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for a coffee and it was a wonderful experience- it turned out that James Bond filmed here in spectre! The cappuccino we had was served in a tall glass with cinammon on top. We were offered a selection of pastries and couldn't resist sharing a concha, a sweet, very light bread with crisis-crossed top. They invited us... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $100
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 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: On Plaza Manuel Tolsa Calle Tacuba 8, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Centro Historico
  • Neighborhood: Centro Historico
  • Phone Number: (55) 5510-0630

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Staying in Centro Historico

Neighborhood Profile
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 vintage item, handicrafts and jewelry characteristic of each state in Mexico can be found on Sundays. Admire majestic views of the city from the Monumento a la Revolución and Torre Latinoamericana, and round out the experience with restaurants of all cuisines nearby.
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