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Peatonal Plaza Garibaldi 12 | Col. Centro, Mexico City CP06010, Mexico
+52 55 5526 6176
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“salon” (6 reviews)
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Peatonal Plaza Garibaldi 12 | Col. Centro, Mexico City CP06010, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent place to live the “cantina” atmosphere, we did not eat but drink tequila and has a good time enjoying Mariachis. I think it is a must to go place if you visit Mexico

Thank Miguel P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited on a week night and were able to get right in. There was no cost to enter. We enjoyed the mariachi music. There is an extensive tequila menu. We enjoyed the drinks and tequila. It is a safe place to visit, enjoy mariachi...More

Thank smlkennedy
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

While visiting Mexico City my husband and I chose to have dinner at Tenampa as it was busy, which I assumed meant it was good and the menu sounded promising. However, after waiting approximately an hour to get in while breathing in the smell of...More

Thank Pearl11Safford
Reviewed 13 February 2018

garibaldi was buzzing with music and street traders as we queued for 20 minutes to get in to Tenampa. When we got in I was not disappointed! Mariachi bands everywhere, upstairs and down, with people singing and dancing! It was amazing. I was with a...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 20 November 2017

This place was hands down the best place my wife and I ate at in Mexico City. There will be people outside of it to try to persuade you to go to neighboring bars but keep your eyes on the prize, this is where it's...More

Thank Cj S
Salón T, Gerente at Tenampa, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Thanks for the coment Cj S. ¡Come back soon!

Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

This place was highly recommended by a friend and a Nat Geo blog. Glad we visited. Enjoyed the wandering mariachi groups. Drinks we great, not weak, not to strong. I recommend all tourists near to Mexico City visit Salon Tenampa.

Thank Elena J
Salón T, Director General at Tenampa, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Thanks for the coment Elena J ¡Come back soon!

Reviewed 11 November 2017

Make reservations, since it is a very busy place. Pay the mariachis a couple of songs and drink the best Tequila in Mexico. food is also great!

Thank Christian R
Salón T, Propietario at Tenampa, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Hi, Christian! We are glad that you had a great experience in our Salón Tenampa. We hope you came back soon! Greetings from México.

Reviewed 8 August 2017

The place has some character, the food was OK, but eating and inhaling other people's cigarette smoke is definitely not for me. The waiter added a 10% tip into my bill, which is illegal. I didn't pay it and hopefully he made the connection as...More

Thank londoner_in_yucatan
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I visited Salon Tenampa with some of my local friends and I had a great time. There was a traditional mariachi band playing and they had a woman coming around with sombreros for paid photos. There's an excellent cocktail and tequila list, which we took...More

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We went here for after dinner drinks and had a great time. There were various mariachis which you can pay to sing a song of your choosing at your table. So much fun! The have around 50 different tequilas, but also beer and cocktails. The...More

Thank Jolene88
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 300 - US$ 400
Mexican, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 1:00 AM
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1:00 PM - 2:00 AM
1:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Peatonal Plaza Garibaldi 12 | Col. Centro, Mexico City CP06010, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City>  > Centro Histórico
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Histórico
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5526 6176
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Number 1 Classic mexican mariachi place for locals with grate ambiance, food, tequilas and much more.
Juan I. Hernandez merchant from Cocula, opens Salon "Tenampa" in 1925, with "Mariachi Cocula” and "Mariachi Reyes".
This is how Musical Garibaldi Square starts. During 1940 the tenampas gold age fortified the palce. From then on many movies has been rolled in this venue with the best local actors, writers, scripters, poets. in 1976 it had the major refresh.
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