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El Bajio

Alejandro Dumas 7 | Colonia Polanco, Mexico City, Mexico
5281.8245
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“carnitas” (35 reviews)
“guacamole” (26 reviews)
“cactus salad” (3 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Alejandro Dumas 7 | Colonia Polanco, Mexico City, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 249 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This fine dining Mexican restaurant came at the recommendation of the Front Desk Clerk at the JW Marriott. It is a short walk down the street. The restaurant has a charming decor and the service was outstanding. We shared beef, chicken and lamb tacos along...More

Thank BlueMarlinDave
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My colleague and I had a wonderful meal, discussing the differences between Mexican and American culture and our holidays. The Caldo Xóchitl and the quesadilla combinadas con queso o frijole were very good. I was even allowed to try the house mole, which was excellent....More

Thank AWRich
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped by this place a couple times in town and was never disappointed. Food was flavorful and cooked perfectly. Drinks were tasty and many options. A must stop if in the area!

Thank mcayias
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered guacamole, a soup, the castilla de res, a flan for dessert, and both had a cocktail. The guacamole and the soup were okay, but really nothing too special. The castilla de res was a rather tough bit of meat, and the dish wasn’t...More

Thank Ryanhello3
Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

This is a mid range Mexican restaurant serving honest local food with good service and excellent prices for a major city. Every dish we had ( and we had a lot) Was terrific but particularly the ceviche and the tacos. A number of sauces accompany...More

Thank ianseabourne
Reviewed May 7, 2018

This is a good option for mexican food, for mexicans and americans. I strongly recommend the "mole de olla" it is a great option for noon or afternoon. This is not cheap for mexicans but for americans is good, les than $15 for a complete...More

Thank Agus C
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

My tour guide brought me here since we were checking out Polanco. The restaurant is quite attractive with modern architectural lines and sleek decor. We sat at the front right by the hostess stand and despite being in the front where many waiters and service...More

Thank dperez123
Reviewed May 2, 2018

We arrived around 9pm on a Saturday night & the place was empty with only one other table of 2 people in the whole restaurant. Although the restaurant was clearly open, we were shocked by how empty it was (especially for a Saturday night). We...More

Thank olgaworcester
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

If you want to try the great Mexican flavors, this should be a must. Breakfast, lunch or dinner. It’s great Mexican food from all of mexico together in one place. Carnitas, barbacoa, consomé de pollo, quesadillas, sopes, arroz con leche, guacamole (the real one), tortillas...More

Thank bik0zita
Reviewed April 1, 2018

One of the few places that's open on Sunday evenings, and has a fairly substantive menu of mexican fare. Food was generally decent, service was a bit slow and inattentive, but nothing putting off by any standards. Overall - good option when others aren't available,...More

Thank viv3krb
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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.
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20 - $30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alejandro Dumas 7 | Colonia Polanco, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Polanco
  • Neighborhood: Polanco
  • Phone Number: 5281.8245
Description
At El Bajío we try to make art and culture being noticed and enjoyed by eating the magnificence of traditional Mexican cuisine. We provide a space in which the most diverse dishes of the traditional Mexican cuisine coexist, starting with the delicacies of Carmen "Titita’s" homeland of Veracruz such as the anise gorditas, the filet of fish Veracruz-style and the papantecos tamales, as well as typical dishes of northern Mexico, including the pride of the house: carnitas Michoacán-style, as well as other delicacies from Yucatán, Puebla and Oaxaca, to mention a few others.
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