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Pujol

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Calle Francisco Petrarca 254 | Polanco, Mexico City 11560, Mexico (Horacio)
55454111
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1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Miami, Florida
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198 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

There are only 13 tables at Pujol and this place is sometimes booked a month in advance !! So make sure you call with time and be prepared to tale an entire afternoon or evening sampling from this amazing menu. This is a must experience - if you can get in!!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Ambiance great, welcome great and wait staff amazing. Were very lucky to get a table due to a cancellation. Our friend telephoned every day for 3 weeks before he got reservation. Taster menu was fantastic - would personally recommend vegetable mole, lamb tacos and sea bass which was "catch of the day". The street food starters were really tasty as... More 

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Seattle
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We came here on a 30th anniversary trip to Mexico City, and were attracted by the reviews. Foodies will love this place. It is a bit pricey, and almost worth it. We had the 6 course tasting menu. The first course consisted of 5 small appetizers - each just a taste, and all wonderful. I especially liked the squash soup... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best restaurant in mexico Its a 6 course meal menu U taste small bites for every course , order food u like and then they prepare Come if u have a good time in hand - 2/3 hrs V expensive, slightly overhyped... no sunlight during the day makes the atmosphere little dull Staff is extremely friendly

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking at Pujol reviews, and still on the fence, you probably know it is widely regarded as one of the best restaurants in the world. So your main question is likely, Does Pujol live up to its reputation? Is it truly as great as everyone says? Yes. The food is unreal. Just go. You won't be sad... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I came to Mexico City to eat, and was drawn here partly because of the amazing things I had heard about Pujol (Chef's Table, Bizarre Foods, Outside Magazine, etc. etc. etc.). After undergoing the (oft-mentioned) arduous experience of trying to get a reservation, I was finally successful in securing a reservation for my final night in the City. I'm now... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

After seeing a glowing portrait of Mexico City Chef Enrique Olvera of Pujol on NetFlix Chef's Table, we made a trip specifically to eat at his restaurant. While there were flashes of the brilliance during our three hour prix fixe meal, there were also extensive stretches of uninspired cooking which raised questions in our mind about his commitment to Pujol.... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been for the first time and the food was mind blowing. The food was of exceptional quality and truly inspiring. My favorites: Tostada de Langosta: avant-garde Mexican interpretation of a Lobster Cocktail Sea bass with potato and Lime mayonnaise Fish and flavors were perfect Mole Madrid, mole nuevo: Two sauces one being the old style, the other the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a very pleasant dinner with my wife, the food was incredible and the ambiance is great. Prices for the food for locals I am assuming is high, but for a foreigner visiting from the US for that quality food was relatively low (about 200-250$ for both of us with drinks and 10-12 dishes) Was not easy to get a... More 

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our visit was to celebrate a friend's birthday and securing a reservation was an arduous email and phone call process over a period of six weeks when we were put off etc. etc. When the reservation finally materialized, just a few days of the date we had requested, it arrived with warnings of penalties of US$50 for each person who... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $100
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Fusion
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Francisco Petrarca 254 | Polanco, Mexico City 11560, Mexico
    (Horacio)
  • Public Transportation: Metro Polanco
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Polanco
  • Neighborhood: Polanco
  • Phone Number: 55454111
Description
Once again featured on the San Pellegrino list of the "World's 50 Finest Restaurants"—and moving up thirteen spots to number 36—Pujol is Chef Enrique Olvera's extraordinary personal approach to Mexican cuisine, famed for reinvention and ongoing perfectionism, where tradition and contemporary gastronomy live side by side as expressed in culinary techniques both ancient and modern. Using both imagination and delicacy, Olvera recombines Mexico's nearly infinite ingredients and flavors, demonstrating an extraordinary food culture's potential in obsessive detail.

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Polanco
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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