Mexico Soul & Essence
Immediately northeast of Parque México, the Edificio Basurto , an aerodynamically streamlined structure from the mid-1940s, is a...
The Edificio Tehuacán , recently converted into the upscale Hippodrome Hotel, features a typical deco marquee, as well as a...
Escuela de Gastronomía Mexicana
Learn how to cook Mexican dishes from bilingual chefs. Popular classes inlcude pozole (hominy soup), mole poblano (chicken in a chili...
Tom’s Leather Bar
For those who dare to get medieval, Tom’s provides the props, with heraldic shields and candelabras highlighting a decidedly decadent...
Por Siempre Vegana Taquería
Vegans can join in the street-food action with soy and gluten taco versions of al pastor, loganiza, and chorizo. The late-night...
Mexico Soul & Essence information
Customized culinary/cultural excursions by Ruth Alegría, one of the city’s foremost food experts. She can arrange dining outings, market tours and/or specialized trips. She also offers an entertaining Mexican cooking course.