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El Moro

Eje Central Lazaro Cardenas 42, Mexico City, Mexico
55 12 08 96
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“churros” (171 reviews)
“fried dough” (4 reviews)
“batidos” (2 reviews)
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12:00 am - 11:59 pmAll hours
Mexican, Cafe
Eje Central Lazaro Cardenas 42, Mexico City, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Open 24 hours and the best churros I have ever taste. I recommend the Mexicano chocolate it's delicious.

Thank José Luis S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Set on a very busy road, this place is a haven for when you want to rest during a sightseeing sesh in the historic centre. We came for the churros, and that's exactly what we had. EIGHT of them! Generous dusting of sugar and served...More

Thank Ann Victoria F
Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend recommended this place, saying I should "eat all the churros" there. And, we certainly made a good effort. The place was packed with locals and tourists alike during our late afternoon visit. We enjoyed churros with dipping chocolate and cafe con leche. It...More

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in here for the churros & hot chocolate with our two kids. The place was packed (it was Saturday), but we got a table quickly and the service is very efficient. The churros were delicious but couldn't finish them all. The washrooms upstairs...More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed June 16, 2017

Stopped by as a family while wandering around centro historico. Im so glad I remembered where this place was because it was one of the highlight's of our visit in CDMX. The churros con chocolate are delicious. The restaurant is bigger than it looks from...More

Thank Stewart R
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful and atmospheric churreria. Established in 1935, they have perfected Mexican hot chocolate and churros.

Thank HappyTrails129
Reviewed May 30, 2017

This place is very small and hidden. We took uber to get to this place. The churros are totally to die for. Highly recommend the hot chocolate with it.

Thank Yoga C
Reviewed May 5, 2017

Probably these are the best churros in the world! Crunchy but soft. Just for 1,5$. Be sure to order an amazing Mexican chocolate to dip in, it is not included in churros set (as in Spain).

Thank FrauTori
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

We still had about 8 hours till we check into our hotel and the place that is open this early is El Moro Churrería (they're opened 24/7). Located about 30 mins drive from the airport and right smack in the centre of Centro Histórico (lots...More

Thank insanidiy
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

I went there with my wife. There was a good welcome. The order was delivered fast. The churros were really goooood. I love them but the sugar was a lot. They don't speak English and there is no English menu but with simple Spanish, you...More

Thank Khaled I
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

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $20
Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Eje Central Lazaro Cardenas 42, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Centro Historico
  • Neighborhood: Centro Historico
  • Phone Number: 55 12 08 96
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