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District Federal

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District Federal is an authentic Mexican restaurant, bringing flavors & tastes from DF (Mexico City). At DF, we make our own masa from yellow corn, for our tortillas, tacos, tostadas and chips. We make homemade fresh cheese (Queso Fresco), Mexican Crema and all other sauces, salsas and marinates. Our chef, Victor, hails from Mexico City and he brings years of Mexican culinary experience with him to Vietnam. Our menu, whilst offering authentic Mexican cuisine, also caters for the less authentic "Tex Mex" styles of dishes, in order for us to satisfy diverse tastes and experiences. Along with traditional, tacos, tostadas, quesadillas and enchiladas, we have an extensive chargrill section on our
PRICE RANGE
$15 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Mexican
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely margaritas, great food and ambience. Would definitely recommend. Service great even though busy as was one of a few restaurants open over Tet (Vietnamese New Year).

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jan K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great spot. We've been twice this visit to Saigon and it has been a favourite on previous visits. Mexican food is as good as can be found in any global city. Restaurant has great vibe and music. Good service. Excellent food.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ken22hk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered tacos with 3 different fillings. It tasted alright to me. The chips and salsa was good. The atmosphere was great and staffs were nice.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank satisfied_craving
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious and authentic Mexican food in Thao Dien - tacos, quesadillas, burritos and, of course, tequila, margarita and more and more :)

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pathfinder337783
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

Always loved the vibe of the place but the food missed the mark. The new improved more extensive menu is definitely welcome. Wish they had more wine options by the glass. Apart from the regular Mexican fare the mushroom with jalapeño cream was excellent and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank xpatxplorerandfoodie
Reviewed December 20, 2018 via mobile

I went here with 4 colleagues because we wanted to try something different. Having lived in Mexico for 2 years I already did not expect a lot. But I never could imagine that you can prepare the food so tasteless and poor as at his...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank harryh3006
Reviewed December 8, 2018

I finally made it out to this very western themed Mexican place and I loved it. I had the mole, which is not for everyone, but it was complex and insane with all of its flavors. Its not something I eat often and it is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank E5743XBdavidw
Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

Best Mexican food I’ve had. Flavours and attention to detail incredible. Great relaxed atmoshere backed up by good music and staff. You have to visit this place and try the passionfruit margarita.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mush5273
Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

Location in district 2, in the street where all bars n pubs 👌🏽 easy to find. Like the atmosphere there and design, colorful, cool, good music, nice people around. What about food.., is ok, not very delicious, but good. Good to go there eat if...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BoggiBondi
Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

I never dreamed I would find such fabulous Mexican food in Vietnam This restaurant has the perfect combination of ambience and very good food The Mexican food is authentic and better than anything I ate in Mexico The prices are good and there is a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Qadishadoc
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