The city is a global fusion of art and design where ancient culture is blended with local flavors. Let’s discover the World’s Design Capital 2018 spots selected by ELLE DECOR.
sea food - local - lunch
A local cantina, tucking into a four-course seafood feast! They don’t serve dinner but it’s great to have lunch and for chilling for hours drinking.
breakfast - coffee - traditional
Ideal for grabbing your morning cappuccino and a guayaba pastry!
fusion - traditional - contemporary
Aiming to fuse Mexico's traditions and contemporary influences into a single experience.
Order the aguachile, a type of Mexican ceviche served with tuna rather than the customary shrimp. Tostadas de escamoles are served with an avocado crema, a Mexican twist on avocado toast!
artsy - French - sushi
A former derelict colonial mansion reimagined as a mixed-use residential and commercial creative hub, home to a popular French restaurant of the same name, as well as a hidden sushi restaurant, co-working space, shops and offices.
design - concept store - international
Blend is a concept store that is committed to exhibiting the best design. Within its different floors are its showrooms that offer special pieces from national and international designers. It is also involved in different events, presentations and happenings throughout the city.
M. N. ROY CLUB
cool - night out - cocktails
Once the headquarters of the Mexican Communist Party, now a late-night club that attracts a glamorous crowd.