El Cardenal

  1. Home
  2. Destination Guide
  3. El Cardenal


Spread out over two floors, this elegant restaurant is nestled in a classic French-Porfirian building complete with stained glass windows, vaulted ceilings and rich wood accents that bring warmth and dimension to the space. As they enter, patrons will notice the gorgeous mahogany staircase leading to the 'Green Room' where special events are held with a capacity of up to 80 people. El Cardenal makes their own in-house tortillas, bread, chocolate and even cheese. Popular for breakfast, brunch and lunch, this restaurant serves up traditional cuisine from around the country.

Location:  23 Palma, Between Madero and 5 de Mayo Streets

Business hours:  Mo-Su 8:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.