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El Monasterio

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Coyoacan
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Corina, Mexico City 04000, Mexico
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2011

Visiting on a Saturday morning, my friends and I experienced the worst service possible. our waiter was slow, the kitchen was slow and when my order was completely wrong it took 25 minutes to correct! The food was good, but with the bad service my friends meals were cold by the time mine arrived. no apology was offered, so we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$2 - $4
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corina, Mexico City 04000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Coyoacan
  • Neighborhood: Coyoacan

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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 Coyoacan

Neighborhood Profile
Coyoacan
Once you step into Coyoacán (“Land of the Coyotes”) you'll find picturesque parks and cantinas that will transport you back to the colonial era thanks to the brick and stone details of the area. Iconic writers such as Trotsky and great painters like Frida Kahlo seeked refuge and inspiration in this area, and you can see the unique spirit of this neighborhood reflected in its colorful market where nieves, sopes and all kinds of traditional 'antojitos' are a must try. Restaurants and cafés throughout its peaceful paved streets contain traditional but unique murals and decorations, where one can enjoy a mezcal at noon or the best churros with a cup of coffee.