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Maximo Bistrot Local

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Tonala 133 | Colonia Roma, Mexico City, Mexico (Entre Guanajuato y Queretaro)
+52 55 5264 4291
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17:00 - 03:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 03:00
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New York City, New York
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19 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Here was our (me and my wife) experience at Maximo Bistro. It was a chilly night in early January. We arrived at 8:00 with a reservation. There were no tables available inside; they led us outside without asking whether that was ok with us. Outside tables are covered by an awning which reaches the ground and reduces wind exposure; the... More 

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The food here is so good. Very high quality ingredients, good portion sizes, and unique recipes. Everything was so fresh - the asparagus was the best I've ever had in my life. The cocktails are also delicious and unique. Everything is cheap by European and American standards, but very very reasonable. We paid about 600 pesos per person including the... More 

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Thank KC S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food is of excellent quality. Prices are on the low spectrum, which is a boon. A little bit noisy at peak hours.

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Podgorica, Montenegro
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If I could describe this experience in one word, than I would say just: wow. Everything we ate was delicious: octopus ceviche, lamb, organic chicken... and the desserts also were perfect, especially relleno mascarpone. Also, since they heard it is my birthday, they sent me a special cake with a candle. That gesture just made the whole dinner perfect.

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Los Angeles, California
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65 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Warned by the concierge of our hotel that the reservation might be "lost" I braced myself for arguments - it wasn't but Maximo Bistrot clearly suffers from the too-hot-syndrome - waiters as blanco as the white washed walls with zilch personality or sense of hospitality make you feel you should me thankful to be in their presence. The food is... More 

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

This spot is luscious, warm, inviting and has a sumptuously curated menu of Nuvo Classic Mexican fare- very tastefully done. This is a great spot for a romantic dinner or a cozy dinner with friends. The experience feels as inviting as being in a friend's home or a corner French bistro- with the gastronomic savvy and authentic of Mexico City's... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

We had a wonderful dinner at this restaurant. Everything from the delicious cocktails, to the dessert were wonderful. We were 4 at our party and everybody loved it. Great service too. Definetely recommended; it's a small place so make sure you make reservations.

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San Francisco, CA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

We enjoyed a lunch at Maximo Bistrot and found all of the dishes to be well made and beautifully presented. Highlights for us were a fish tortilla starter and the fish of the day. Excellent service and a beautiful neighborhood to explore after make this an ideal spot for lunch.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

My wife and I had dinner here the other night and were blown away. Service and atmosphere were great and the food was wonderfully on point. The morel ragu was wonderful, and my wife loved the suckling pig - enough that she mentioned it as her new culinary dragon, if you will. The wine list was strong with a good... More 

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Missouri City, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

This is a great restaurant. I had dinner with my daughters while vacationing in Mexico City. Food was served family style in smaller portions so we are able to have a very nice variety. Waiters were very helpful in explaining menu, service was excellent. Price was very reasonable. Good wine selection.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$310 - US$500
Cuisine
Mexican, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 03:00
Monday
17:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 03:00
Thursday
17:00 - 03:00
Friday
17:00 - 03:00
Saturday
17:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tonala 133 | Colonia Roma, Mexico City, Mexico
    (Entre Guanajuato y Queretaro)
  • Public Transportation: Estamos a 2 cuadras de la estacion de Metrobus Alvaro Obregon.
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Roma
  • Neighbourhood: Roma
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5264 4291

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Staying in Roma

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Roma
Known for its constant cultural and gastronomic developments, Roma, is a beautiful neighborhood that was once the place for poets such as Kerouac and Ginsberg to call home. Galleries, museums and even private residences are on beautiful display when walking through Colima street to do some necessary shopping or when going to the classic Cine Tonalá to enjoy a delicious dinner and a great film. Top notch cafés, gourmet restaurants and food markets all around will surely catch your senses by surprise.
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