Monumento a la Madre
Just off Reforma, this monument and open plaza dedicated to mothers features a statue of a woman and child. The first brick was laid on...
An angular tower and mirror-ball ensemble housing the nation’s Bolsa (stock exchange) marks the southern edge of the Colonia Cuauhtémoc.
Museo Universitario del Chopo
You can't miss the prominent spires of this university-run museum. Parts of the old building, made of forged iron from Düsseldorf, were...
El Balcón Huasteco
This center for the preservation of the Huastec culture of Hidalgo and Veracruz stages performances by fiery trios and prepares snacks...
Rokai takes Japanese food to a new level in Mexico City. Tokyo-born, Los Angeles–raised chef Hiroshi Kawahito recommends the 'omakase,'...
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La Polar information
Run by a family from Ocotlán, Jalisco, this boisterous beer hall has essentially one item on the menu: birria, a soulfully spiced goat stew. La Polar’s version of this Guadalajara favorite is considered the best in town. Spirits are raised further by mariachis and norteña combos who work the half-dozen salons here.