After you visit the Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo house, walk next door to San Angel Inn. If the wedding scene in The Godfather actually took place in Mexico City, it would have been filmed here. Located inside a former monastery with a beautiful courtyard, this is the kind of legendary place that makes you feel like you should be simultaneously eating steak tacos, smoking a cigar, and drinking a margarita (that was shaken at your table). Yes, it can be a bit touristy, but is definitely worth a trip anyway.
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Fine dining in Mexico City means the tasting menu at Pujol in Polanco. Its pricey and very much worth it.
Masala y Maiz
One of the best meals you’ll have in Mexico City, Masala y Maiz in Condesa is just one giant communal table where you’ll eat Mexican/Indian food.
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A tiny taco spot in Polanco that specializes in food from Yucatan - get the cochinita pibil tacos and panucho.
Head to El Cardenal in Centro Historico for the best breakfast in the city. Be sure to pair your nata with a concha.
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