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“too much for what you get”
Review of Bresca - CLOSED

Price range: $18 - $28
Cuisines: International
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Restaurant details
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Polanco
Cross street: Presidente Masaryk y Horacio
Transit: Metro Polanco y Metro Auditorio
Barcelona, Spain
Level 3 Contributor
23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“too much for what you get”
Reviewed December 31, 2012

The overall experience at the Bresca restaurant in Mexico City was a bit disappointing.
The place is nice and the service is good, yet for such a pretentious atmosphere and high prices, the fact that some of the dishes did not feel at all as being top quality ingredients was, from my humble opinion, unacceptable.
Nouvelle cuisine sized portions look as if the chef was much more concentrated on how his dishes look than how they actually taste, and the wine list, even if extensive and full of pompous bottles, does not offer any affordable options, as if no real work of selection was made beyond the price tag.
If a restaurant presents itself as if they were the top of the notch, and charge you like they are, expectations go up really high, and the Bresca was far from fulfill such expectancy.

  • Visited December 2012
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