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El Turix

Av. 20 Sur Between Calles 17 and1, Mexico City, Mexico
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  • Very good56%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Av. 20 Sur Between Calles 17 and1, Mexico City, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very basic hole on the wall “ restaurant “. We got there at noon just as they were preparing. During our time there they were only serving tacos. We had three each and they were wonderful. There are no knives and forks...More

Thank ianseabourne
Reviewed 24 January 2018

This is street food. If you are squeamish (or have a sensitive stomach), don't come here: the setting is extremely basic, the cochinita pibil is definitely rich in grease and is put on the taco (or torta or panucho, the tortilla with frijoles) with bare...More

Thank thoughtfuldiner
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Mexican, Yucatan style food, best cochinita tacos, panuchos and tortas, not a fancy place, there's barely where to stand and place your plate, very pintoresque locale. I visited many times the one in Polanco area. Where the business man and car-washer, policeman, housewife, spoiled rich...More

Thank Alberto B
Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

This city, this country...it's all about street food, standards are high and hard to meet, so in order not to survive but thrive you better deliver something special, that's what these people do, cochinilla, from Yucatán it's their one and only item...with or without gravy....More

Thank Justo B
Reviewed 23 September 2015

A coworker wanted me to try this place for lunch while I was visiting the city. It was quite the walk for us, but well worth it. A simple street food place, not a big selection, but the best cochinita pibil around. I had a...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 20 September 2014

This pork dish is a tradition in south Mexico, one of the most differentiated and tasty dishes in all the country, This restaurant is very simple, you stand in the street and eat tacos and a soda. Worth it.

Thank MTorre
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Go for the "torta de cochinita pibil", "taco de cochinita pibil", panucho and "sopa de lima". You can´t go wrong! Best cochinita in town!

Thank Andres M
Reviewed 12 May 2008

A visit here is like dropping over to someone´s house for dinner. You can eat on the outdoor patio or at a couple of tables inside. The cook prepares a few entrees each night including cochinita pibil and an interesting tamale with mole sauce. A...More

3  Thank hammersb
Home of the Tepeneca people, Azcapotzalco has remained
faithful to its roots even as time has passed.
Beautiful details abound throughout its gardens,
houses and other historical buildings such as the Casa
de la Cultural. The works of Siqueiros, Diego Rivera
and O'Gorman are in abundance and should not be missed
while exploring the area. Walk through the streets and
have a taste of the neighborhood, which can be found
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  • Address: Av. 20 Sur Between Calles 17 and1, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Azcapotzalco
  • Neighbourhood: Azcapotzalco
  • Phone Number: 9/872-5234
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