Raíz

4.6
249 reviews
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Raíz Restaurant: The philosophy of this new project intertwines two visions. Inspired by the same values and ideas: respect for nature and take care of environment, applying sustainability in the creation of our value chains.
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San Antonio
25 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Gran lugar!!

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MG
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Personal: excelente atención y servicio
Alimentos: muy buena presentación, temperatura y sabor
Ambiente: nos gustó mucho la decoración
Relación precio: 90%
Vinos: Excelentes pero con un alto sobre precio

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BW
Mexico City
7 reviews
Dined on 11 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excelente opcion para una comida diferente ! Muy recomendable en todos sus aspectos.

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AM
Dallas
1 review
Dined on 10 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Celebrated our 45 year wedding annyversary at Raiz and what an experience! Amazing food and service, the Chile en Nogada was sublime, my husband had beef dish that was absolutely delicious. Definitely recommend this excellent restaurant. Can't wait to repeat the experience.

L
Mexico City
6 reviews
Dined on 10 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Extraordinario lugar!!! La atención de primera y los alimentos de una calidad inmejorables. Todo lo que probamos extraordinario. El Chile en Nogada relleno de pato sublime, el magret de pato sensacional y los tacos de pescado zarandeado de primera.

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KN
Mexico City
2 reviews
Dined on 1 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing not to be missed. Food is incredible service is well done

n
New York Area
18 reviews
Dined on 27 July 2019
Overall 5food 1service 5ambience 5

Outstanding restaurant. Wonderful ambiance, presentation, and flavors! Highly worth it.

OT
Mexico City
1 review
Dined on 27 July 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Comida deliciosa, productos de buena calidad, lugar súper agradable para estar y una excelente atención.

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M
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on 25 July 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Maravilloso, todo lo hacen con gran dedicación y cariño, desde los meseros hasta el chef, la atención, la comida, todo es perfecto.

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m
1 review
Dined on 20 July 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

El lugar es muy agradable y la comida y servicio son excelentes, un lugar muy recomendable para quienes gusten probar nuevos sabores en comida mexicana.

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D
Mexico City
7 reviews
Dined on 20 July 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

El lugar acogedor, la atencion excelente, la comida muy buena. El precio de los postres es excesivo

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P
Mexico City
1 review
Dined on 20 July 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Una gran experiencia, sin duda unos de mis favoritos. La atención de los chefs Israel y Alfredo increíble, al igual que todo el personal super atentos.!! Todos los platillos con una presentación linda y todos los ingredientes super frescos, orgánicos y deliciosos.

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E
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on 18 July 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Todos los platillos que pedimos y compartimos estuvieron muy sabrosos.
Primera vez y quedo muy satisfecho.

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OT
Mexico City
1 review
Dined on 12 July 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excelente comida y atención

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AP
Mexico City
1 review
Dined on 12 July 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Delicioso! El risoto con hongos y trufa negra espectacular

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r
Houston
3 reviews
Dined on 4 July 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was amazing! Chef Israel certainly knows how to delight his guests with an incredible combination of dishes and flavors. You cannot go wrong with whatever you pick from the menu. Do yourself a favor, order several items and share with friends or family. You will remember this piece of advice. Ambience and decor are great and service was impeccable as well. We will return!

GS
1 review
Dined on 4 July 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

It was our second visit. First time, while it was called KaahSiis and this time with Raiz. First time was an incredible experience and the second was just another night out in a fancy restaurant with nothing really special to remember.

CA
Mexico City
8 reviews
Dined on 18 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Uno de mis restaurantes favoritos de la Ciudad de México.

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P
1 review
Dined on 14 June 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

Desde la recepción, son muy amables y el lugar es comodo. Sillas, mesas, servicio y decoración son agradables.

Pedimos agua y fue un buen detalle para mí que sirven Agua de Piedra, ya que es parte de mi consumo regular. Consistente con la filosofia del lugar en consumir productos nacionales de calidad.

A continuación una empanada de plantano, de masa de maiz, con un saborcillo familiar, que podria ser a agua de hojas de aguacate. En fin un sabor sutil el de la masa y bien balanceado con el platano.

Pedimos de entrada el aguachile verde de callo de hacha, y la ensalada de tomates. El aguachile lo preparan junto a la mesa, y de la misma forma que la empanada es un sabor familiar y de muy buena calidad, el callo, fresco, tierno y delicioso.

El plato fuerte, fue el pulpo en achiote y la pesca del dia. El pulpo se cocina en barro, y al momento de servirlo se rompe la "cazuelita" donde se envuelve para cocinarlo. El resultado de esto es una carne suave, tiernita, lo que le pulpo puede ser de tierno. Con el sabor de achiote delicioso, ademas servido en un plato que representa el juego de pelota, ese platillo es todo un viaje.

Los postres fueron el de Guayaba y el de Mamey. A mi me encanta el mamey, asi que estoy un poco sesgado, pero igual delicioso, dulce sin empalagar y sin modificar el sabor de la fruta.

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OT
Mexico City
1 review
Dined on 12 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Magnifica calidad de comida. Entre los mejores de México

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PG
Mexico City
18 reviews
Dined on 11 June 2019
Overall 4food 2service 5ambience 4

Es un lugar con excelentes ingredientes frescos, pero el hacer un platillo no solo es colocar los ingredientes juntos (buena presentación, aroma bueno, sabor muy promedio). En mi opinión a la cocina (o el chef a cargo es muy joven) le falta ese toque místico de la sazón, lo que diferencia un buen platillo de uno memorable. El ambiente del lugar es excelente donde el único inconveniente son los mosquitos de la terraza. La propuesta son platillos mexicanos en un entorno gourmet. Algo qué vale la pena mencionar es la amplia propuesta de Mezcales (diferentes botellas de distintas regiones y de distintos agaves). Creo que lo que más disfruté fue la sobresaliente atención del personal (inclusive hablan inglés).

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SF
San Francisco
39 reviews
Dined on 10 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food at Raíz continues to dazzle. The staff is attentive and discreet. The room is handsome and quiet. We love it more every time.

PA
Mexico City
11 reviews
Dined on 9 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Extraordinario, la decoración, el servicio y la comida. Altamente recomendable.

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L
Mexico City
3 reviews
Dined on 5 June 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Me gusta mucho mero el fideo seco demasiado condimentado.

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GT
Toronto
1 review
Dined on 31 May 2019
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 3

Raíz has a lot of praise online, however the tasting menu did not live up to the hype nor was the value fully realized. Several courses were too large for a tasting menu and the flow of the overall dining experience was unclear. There was a lack of balance in certain staple dishes (the beet salad) while others were confusingly two-note (pork belly with ‘kimchi’). Each course also came within minutes of the last leading to a feeling of being rushed and giving almost no opportunity to refresh your palate.

The staff was knowledgeable and attentive however there was a constant flow of individuals (kitchen, wait staff, etc) into and out of the restaurant via the dining room which ruined the ambience of the meal.

Overall the experience lacked the polish of a sophisticated tasting menu in the bougie Polanco neighbourhood and at the current price point there are several other CDMX options that I would recommend over Raiz.

EM
San Diego
1 review
Dined on 29 May 2019
Overall 2food 4service 3ambience 4

They grossly overcharge for Drinks. Certain dishes are priced in the clouds. Lamb chops 40 dollars, mezcal 15 dollars a shot

EA
Caribbean
1 review
Dined on 26 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food!!! EVERYTHING was delicious. Can’t wait to visit Mexico again and try more options!

OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on 25 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great experience overall! Enjoyed all the dishes and the dessert was amazing. Great service and and attentive staff. I have wen recommended this restaurant to everyone.

OT
San Francisco
2 reviews
Dined on 23 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Got the 9 course tasting menu, well worth every peso. The staff was on top of their game, from food to the service everything was on par to a Michelin level restaurant without the pretentiousness. My favorites of the night were the foie gras, escamole enflatada, table side salsa with grasshoppers, the soup with beans and chorizo, pork belly(?) and guava sorbet. From all the cocktails we ordered, the serrano was my favorite.

OT
Mexico City
2 reviews
Dined on 20 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Buena comida y lugar

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CT
Chicago
1 review
Dined on 19 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Gran restaurante, con un muy buen menú y excelente servicio, sorprende que tengan pocos clientes para el nivel de este lugar

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OT
1 review
Dined on 18 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Festejo cumpleaños. Exquisita comida.

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BS
1 review
Dined on 11 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

El servicio y la comida excelente. Es toda una experiencia ir a Raíz (:

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OT
1 review
Dined on 10 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

El restaurante es muy agradable, la comida extraordinarioa, conocimos al chef, encantador y muy buena carta de vino.

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XD
New York Area
13 reviews
Dined on 5 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent food with Strong Mexican influence. The kitchen team certainly know what they are doing. One of the best in Mexico city

OT
Mexico City
1 review
Dined on 4 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excelente menú, muy buenos platos con ingredientes locales

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R
Mexico City
4 reviews
Dined on 24 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Las entradas muy buenas (especialmente la de foie gras). Los mezcales, gran variedad y buena calidad.
La comida estupenda. El mixiote de pato delicioso. Y el postre de mango buenísimo. El servicio muy atento sin agobiar. Mis invitados quedaron encantados.

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OT
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 22 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Nos reservaron una mesa especial por ser aniversario, y Fidel nos atendió excelente !! La comida también excelente .. altamente recomendado

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KA
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on 21 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

The food was delicious, inventive, rich flavors. The staff was great--gracious and very helpful, they were generous and responsive. The room was very nice, although the lighting could have been a bit dimmer. It was a great dining experience.

OT
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on 18 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food is excellent and full of flavor! Every dish that we got was delicious and the drinks were very good too. Service is excellent! Since the moment we came to the moment we left we felt welcome and happy. This is a restaurant that you must try.

La comida es excelente y con mucho sabor! Todos los platillos que pedimos estaban deliciosos y las bebidas también. El servicio es excelente! Desde el momento que entramos hasta que salimos uno se siente bienvenido y contento. Tienen que probar este restaurante.

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