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El Japonez Polanco

Avenida Emilio Castelar 135 | Colonia Polanco, Mexico City 11540, Mexico
+52 55 4434 4052
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (18 reviews)
“raw tuna” (2 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
Open Now
13:00 - 23:00All hours
Asian, Fusion, Japanese, Sushi, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Avenida Emilio Castelar 135 | Colonia Polanco, Mexico City 11540, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Terrible experience, I was given altered alcohol when I ordered a mezcal. The manager became upset instead of helping out. I had only half of the glass and still have terrible symptoms!

Thank cadsantiago
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Went to celebrate a friend's birthday at Japonez and was pleasantly surprised by the quality of food, service and ambiance. Highly recommend it.

Thank Misterpepito
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I am not fan of restaurants Commercial Chains, but this is a good option if you go with family and many children. They have a big menu, sushis, soups, vegetables, fish meat, teppanyaki, so I think they need to specialize in something to improve. but...More

Thank Gabriela H
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This is a jewel for me. Hidden in front of Lincoln Park. This restaurant has something for everyone. A must ho if you love Japanese cuisine

Thank Adrian S
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

A great dinning experience. Fantastic ambience, personalized service and great sushi tropicalized for the Mexican taste. Locals love it. Don't miss it.

Thank eduardops60
Reviewed 14 March 2017

El Japonez is just a stop you can´t avoid while in Mexico City, grat dinner, great service, fast and neat, nice music, a little ocerprice for a Japanese diner but is worth to try

Thank Jhon J
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

This is a great place if you want to see cool people, it is always crowded, and the atmosphere of the restaurant is incredible, the food is ok, as well as the service, price mid range

Thank Carlos J
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

While the restaurant itself is beautiful, the food and service failed to live up to it. The waiter was helpful, but the food take too long to arrive (even if the restaurant was at 30% capacity), and it was okay at best, and bland at...More

1  Thank Pedro A
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We took our teenage boys to El Japonez for a nice dinner and it did not disappoint. The atmosphere was family friendly but was also conducive for a date night. A little loud given the many hard surfaces. The sushi and specialty rolls were excellent....More

Thank Kitty B
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We had a very nice experience at el japoneze. Nice atmosphere and great great food! Our waiter recommended the Coralito roll which was absolutely amazing!

Thank Gil P
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.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Valet Parking, Television, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Emilio Castelar 135 | Colonia Polanco, Mexico City 11540, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Polanco
  • Neighbourhood: Polanco
  • Phone Number: +52 55 4434 4052
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