Good Food In Mexico City

Good Food In Mexico City
Nicholas Gilman is a food journalist based in Mexico City since 1998 - he is author of Good Food in Mexico CIty: A Guide to Food Stalls, Fondas and Fine Dining.
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Guillermo Ysusi
17:50 PM November 16, 2012

This blog is one of the best resources for anybody who wants to eat "good food in Mexico City". It's not just the name, but it's author is a great eater and tries every little stand or large restaurant to find the best places to eat in the city. I entirely trust his advice.

Suzanne Kimball
18:02 PM November 16, 2012

Good Food In Mexico is a knowledgeable, humorous and helpful guide for navigating the very variable and often changing Mexico City dining options.

Stan Gray
18:05 PM November 16, 2012

This blog has the most incisive insights into the amazing food world of Mexico City. I can't imagine any foodie looking for culinary gems in this big city not finding an endless source of delight with this blog.

Olivier Dekeyser
18:07 PM November 16, 2012

fouillé, efficace, juste, et comme dirait ma grand-mère, "simple et de bon goût"; ma référence! olivier dekeyser, pâtissier.

Tom Johnston
18:08 PM November 16, 2012

My wife and I love Good Food in Mexico City! Not only is it entertaining and educational just to read, but we use the recommendations to check out great places to eat and shop for food in Mexico City that we wouldn't have known about otherwise. Kudos to Nick Gilman for doing the grueling groundwork that makes it easy for Chilango food lovers.

Claudio Hall
18:15 PM November 16, 2012

Great recommendations on food in Mexico City. From fancy restaurants to street stalls, Nick is spot on. I've been to many of the places he reviews & have discovered new favorite haunts thanks to him.

Donigan Merritt
18:23 PM November 16, 2012

This is the one and only go-to blog for people interested in the cuisine of Mexico. There are lots of other Mexican foodie blogs, but this is the one I always find most well-written, most informative, and most authoritative.

Annie Reutinger
18:40 PM November 16, 2012

The best resource for keeping current with restaurants, market stalls, street carts, taco stands and other great dining in Mexico City!!

Sal Paradise
19:00 PM November 16, 2012

We started visiting Mexico City a few years ago, and have used Nick's book as our Bible ever since. It's a great resources and has NEVER let us down! Well done!

Karen G
19:05 PM November 16, 2012

One word of warning, son't read this blog at lunchtime.

Elodie Santamaria
19:33 PM November 16, 2012

We have been living in Mexico for two years and we cherish the Good Food in Mexico Blog. It is an never ending guide to fantastic food discoveries, it is a pleasure to read, the author writes very well, every new entry stimulates your curiosity and certainly wets your appetite. It offers a delicious variety of foods, wether a food stall at a street corner, a fine expensive restaurant or a typical fonda. We love it. We have never been disappointed and I can tell you our visiting friends from the U.S. and from Europe love it too. We send them the link to the blog before their arrival and thus create high expectations for Mexican culinary experiences. No disappointment so far! BRAVO!

Jim Johnston
20:34 PM November 16, 2012

Nick takes you high and low to find the the best. The blog is fun, informative and generous.

Ulysses De La Torre
20:58 PM November 16, 2012

Don't mess with Nick Gilman.

Daniel Morgenstern
23:42 PM November 16, 2012

Good Food in Mexico City is always interesting, informative, insightful, colorful and captures the essence of GREAT Mexican cuisine, ingredients and history. Reading it is the next best thing to being there, and you can really taste and smell the great food and enjoy the ambiance of every place he visits and describes through his delightful writing!

00:17 AM November 17, 2012

Some of the best, honest and inviting reviews out there. It gives you the perfect tools to make the best informative decision when considering where to eat great in an enormous city!. But what gives the blog 5 stars is its fun, fluent personality, and the fact that it guides you through Mexican Cuisine, from taquerías and fondas to tasting menus and highend hotspots in a language that everyone gets. Bravo!

Stephen Gialleonardo
00:43 AM November 17, 2012

Great guide to help you navigate the Mexico City food word.

Kathy E
04:20 AM November 17, 2012

Nicks descriptive posts tempt me to get on a flight to DF immediately and try out his newest discoveries!

Rowena Galavitz
13:49 PM November 17, 2012

Nick is well-informed and constantly looking for new and unusual places to eat in this city that is impossible to conquer in one lifetime. Here´s someone who spends his time searching for the best spots to eat, while writing in a lively fashion about it. Not only that, he gives you the gamut of possibilities: from the hottest new restaurant in town to the best tacos or pulque in some far off neighborhood. An insider´s view of Mexico City.

Arin Farrington
15:33 PM November 17, 2012

Nick Gilman is witty and discerning; whether you live in the DF or are visiting, his blog is a wonderful guide to dining, eating, chowing, slurping, and downing.

Carol Romano
17:53 PM November 17, 2012

you can't eat in mexico city without nick gilman's "good food in mexico city"! grab a huarache on the street corner or dine alta cocina, this books satisfies all your culinary temptations. a day doesn't go by when nick is searching for the latest and greatest eats in this city. this book is a must!

Louis Santamaria
23:06 PM November 18, 2012

There is no question that Nick Gilman's blog (and book btw) is the very best source for the very best food that Mexico City has to offer. He gives information, description and opinion and is not shy about giving constructive criticism. He also gives suggestions about the place, neighborhood, etc. - this is hugely useful. I cannot think of any reason that his blog "Good Food in Mexico City" should not win your Expats in Mexico Blog Award!

Françoise Schall-Wakai
03:33 AM November 19, 2012

Simply my favorite reference book and blog for Mexico City. Nick really knows what he is talking about and he is a real gourmet, a curious and open-minded critic.

Everett Wakai
19:12 PM November 21, 2012

Outstanding blog. Nick's comments are always spot on, entertaining and thought provoking. His broad culture and culinary knowledge makes for an exceptional food critic blog. I continue to enjoy every new discovery.

Dan Harris
22:57 PM June 14, 2014

Great blog! google

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