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El Fogoncito

49 Leibnitz, Mexico City, Mexico
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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49 Leibnitz, Mexico City, Mexico
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

We found this yummy little place around the corner from our hotel Suites Contempo. Started out with the Aztec soup which was good and then settled on a 'Mixta' plate. It actually comes in a molcahete sp? with hand ground spicy sauce. You dip your...More

Thank Penny B
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Mexico City is of course the city of the Taco you will find great places, but if you havent tasted the famous tacos "AL PASTOR" this is a good place to do it specially if you are staying in the Polanco area, in fact is...More

Thank VeroFamily06
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I didn't like the tacos there, just " boiled" meat ( I tried pork and beef ) in a small tortilla, not very tasty. Prices are average. the Soup was very good though. No desserts available.

Thank flakitaD
Reviewed 11 April 2017

One of the best Azteca soups in the city - full of flavor, lightly hot with cheese and avocado. Just delicious! You may not want to pass by Tacos al Pastor in their "gringa" version with gouda cheese. The place is open till late night...More

Thank SveKo
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Beautiful typical restaurant, with good service and nice atmosphere and great staff. We ordered the 5 tacos plate and some fajita but the best by far was the sopa Azteca, which is a tortilla soup but was amazing. Loved the place.

Thank Monica S
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Good atmosphere, staff were helpful and killer margaritas. Reasonably good Mexican food and good value with an international crowd.

Thank danielcZ8348CR
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Good Mexican food place. Nice with tv to watch football No wifi Near Chapultepec castle. Bien placé pas loin dus château de Chapultepec. Idéal pour le tacos. Pas de wifi Buen restaurante para comer. Recomiendo los tacos. Cerca del castillo de Chapultepec

Thank Fanjoya
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Ate early lunch here. Easy walk from Archelogical Museo. I asked waiter for his best tacos and got sampler plate of 5. Awesome! Also had the agua de jamica recommended on TA also. All was great and great service.

Thank faaradar
Reviewed 21 September 2016

The traditional Mexican food was amazing. The margarita was one of the best I had on this trip. Service was quick and pleasant.

Thank John W
Reviewed 12 September 2016

In Polanco, not far from Hotel Camino Real, a typical mexican restaurant with one of the best tacos in town!

Thank seb8975
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Nearby Attractions
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Leibnitz, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City
  • Phone Number: 55316497
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