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Fine Italian Restaurant in Mexico city...

josephml1 Nov 2, 2010 10:09 PM

Hello everyone, I am looking for a good fine Italian Restaurant in Mexico city.

I am looking for good quality and also a good traditional Italian food.

Please let me know your choices.

Thank you all.

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    danebaxter Nov 6, 2010 08:52 AM

    Rosetta in Roma is pretty much regarded as the best Italian restaurant in the city right now. I went once and liked it fine, but I also had a stomach bug, so I'm probably not the best critic. The ambiance is great -- it's in an old mansion with high ceilings, which kind of evokes an Italianate villa. The bread and pastas are all made in house.

    I also recently visited Salotto in Polanco, a new Northern Italian place. It was good but it didn't knock my socks off. (Then again, I've never eaten Northern Italian food in Italy, so I don't have much to compare it to.)

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      kcward Nov 6, 2010 04:27 PM

      This is NIcolas Gilman's review of Rosetta. Honestly can't wait to try it.

      http://goodfoodmexicocity.blogspot.co...

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      1. re: kcward
        josephml1 Nov 15, 2010 06:19 AM

        Mhhh sound good thanks for sharing!!!

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        hibore222 Nov 22, 2010 09:45 AM

        I'm a fan of Rexo, in Condesa, on the corner of Vicente Suarez and Nuevo Leon. The restaurant is in a small building but has one of the most interesting three-level layouts I've seen ... two levels of dining, and a ground level bar that is very well regarded in Condesa for its martinis (it has a variety of them). The Italian dishes are solid, all priced around 80-150 pesos. The place has a really cool atmosphere at night.

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        1. re: hibore222
          josephml1 Nov 23, 2010 08:16 AM

          Mhhh sound´s great, also the Martini bar sound great.

          Thanks for sharing!!!

        2. josephml1 Dec 10, 2010 06:05 AM

          >Please keep your opinions comming...

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