Pujol, Mexico City, 1/19/17

Exterior
Exterior

Pujol is a medium sized place which basically offers two seatings for the evening meal.  They only offer a tasting menu but you do have some choices.  You get all the snacks listed and then pick one of the four choices offered for the next 3 courses, everyone gets their mole and an array of small desserts.  Because they want to turn the tables it sometimes feels a bit rushed  but otherwise service was efficient, just there wasn’t time to be overly friendly.  However they made up for that by offering a tour of the kitchen following the meal where we got to meet the main chef for the evening and see a bit of the kitchen action.   We were fortunate to be tucked into a back corner with good space between us and the next tables that made it possible to talk however the main dining room was packed and generated almost too much buzz for comfortable conversation.  Continue reading