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Things to do in Polanco, Polanco I Sección

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Museum
“A unique museum throughout all the American Continent. This is one of our musts!”
  • 480 locals recommend
Museum
“Contemporary art within the Bosque de Chapultepec. Founded by mexican artist Rufino Tamayo, displays works of modern artists such as Picasso and Fernand Léger. ”
  • 147 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“Auditorio Nacional donde se realizan los espectáculos más grandes de artistas que visitan la ciudad. National Auditorium where the biggest shows are put on by artists that visit the city.”
  • 100 locals recommend
Park
“Parque Lincoln is the heart of "Polanquito", a subset of Polanco neighborhood characterized by its vibrant bars and restaurants.”
  • 71 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Walking Distance. Department Store with a nice terrace with gourmet restaurants.”
  • 56 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Contemporary Mexican food. Chef Olvera´s first restaurant best known for being ranked among the best in the world. You may see a whole chapter dedicated to it on Netflix´s Chefs Table. Not that easy to get a table though reservations must be made with a lot of anticipation.”
  • 85 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“The most beautiful neighborhood in Mexico City! Luxury shops, best food , glam to all ages! Go and walk Masaryk Avenue and take a look!”
  • 72 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Spectacular upscale restaurant. Exquisite Mexican flavors with a personal touch. Booking in advance is a must, or you might be able to chance a walk-in around lunch time. ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
$$$
“One of the top cocktail bars around the world. Make sure you try their signature cocktails.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Jewellery Store
“Whatever you need, you will find there. Prices moderate/high, sometimes great promotions. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Great supermarket, fruits and vegetables, wines and gluten free foods available”
  • 17 locals recommend
Speakeasy
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“Enter through a sliding refrigerator door and head down the steps to this incredibly low-lit speakeasy and cocktail bar in the back of an unassuming restaurant. So long as you have a reservation, entrance should be easy. Cocktails are serious business here, either order one from the menu or tell the bartenders what you like and leave it to them.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Route
“Comparable to 5th Avenue in NY or Rodeo Drive in LA. It's the highest-priced street in and the one with the most upscale boutiques in Latin America”
  • 34 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“La Santa is one of the most exclusive clubs in Polanco, and therefore, in Mexico City. Located on the famous President Masaryk street..”
  • 9 locals recommend
Park
“El Lago de Chapultepec is an artificial lake located in the first section of the park, near the zoo and Chapultepec Castle. You can rent a rowboat or a pedal boat for an hour to enjoy the scenery from a different perspective.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Bar
$$$
“Great place for some tequila, mezcal or a nice cocktail. Mexican redefined dishes. Some nights there's mariachi.”
  • 30 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Mexican Restaurant
“Contemporary Mexican food. Chef Olvera´s first restaurant best known for being ranked among the best in the world. You may see a whole chapter dedicated to it on Netflix´s Chefs Table. Not that easy to get a table though reservations must be made with a lot of anticipation.”
  • 85 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“Spectacular upscale restaurant. Exquisite Mexican flavors with a personal touch. Booking in advance is a must, or you might be able to chance a walk-in around lunch time. ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“One of the top cocktail bars around the world. Make sure you try their signature cocktails.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Bar
“Great place for some tequila, mezcal or a nice cocktail. Mexican redefined dishes. Some nights there's mariachi.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you are in Polanco, get a coffee and delicious sandwich by one of Mexicos greatest chefs Enrique Olvera. Nice atmosphere and locale.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Good high end sushi, not as pricey and great as Nobu, but the next best option!”
  • 20 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“Passion of the mexican kitchen. Matha Ortiz her chef, is one of the best of Mexico, and this restaurant for me, represents the magic, love, and eternal that is Mexico. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“Si quieres comer carne! Es una buena opción! Un restaurant con terraza y ricas bebidas! Muy rica opción! ”
  • 15 locals recommend

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