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El Sabor de Oaxaca

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Av. Guamuchil 206, Huatulco, Mexico
+52 958 587 0060
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07:30 - 23:00
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Gilbert, Arizona
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We arrived at the restaurant about 11:30AM and they were still serving a breakfast buffet that I wish we had gotten because as I saw people walking by the food from the buffet looked delicious. However, we ordered some quesadillas for an appetizer and they were amazing. The local cheese was fantastic and they served it with an avocado salsa... More 

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Dellroy, Ohio
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99 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mole with grilled chicken was every bit as good as home cooking I have had up in the mountains. Black re fried beans and fresh corn chip and salsas (plural). Very economically priced

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Thank Dennis A
Manitoba, Canada
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I tried the chicken mole here and I was impressed. It was a complex, rich mole, with a wide range of spices and flavours (including, yes, a wee bit of chocolate). Service was good (I had a bilingual English-Spanish server) and the dining room was well decorated and spacious.

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Thank msd204
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Bad bad service too slow and just bad food. Food was spoiled and waiter acted like it was a wrong to inform them not to serve it. We were there to enjoy the night, this place was recommended not happy. Location is great and the setting is just beautiful. Bad bad food

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Thank jose m
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Excellent restaurant to try the surprising flavors from the Oaxacan cuisine. A wide variety of authentic dishes, some very hot and others no so hot. Make sure to ask the waiters. Very good service, good food and great prices. Don't miss this spot in downtown Santa Cruz.

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Thank Marta D
Santa Ana, California
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7 reviews
Reviewed 5 April 2017

The restaurant is so quaint and inviting. Worth the visit for the ambiance. Good is okay. The service is great and the restrooms are well kept.

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Thank zamudiomari
Vancouver, Canada
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

This is the first time trip advisor rankings let us down. We arrived around 8pm wed night- one other table with a family ( ambiance low) Multiple staff but barely any interactions with us ( and we are all smiles and know some Spanish). Not rude just not interacting with their customers) We ordered the share plate (450) & 2... More 

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Surprise, Arizona
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 March 2017

This place is so good ,if you come and try the Mole is the best place I try the Mexican chocolate and the bread of egg it was delicious, and the price is fine for a great food i recommended to everyone

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Thank mahimahi29
2 reviews
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Great food, many options both USA cuisine and Mexican cuisine. 5 Star Margaritas~ and they give you a plastic cup to walk around La Crucecita if you ask!

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Montreal, Canada
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22 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Traditional Mexican cuisine. Big portions. Nice little restaurant located in the beautiful city of La Crucecita Huatulco. Mexican food at its best.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 23:00
Monday
07:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 23:00
Thursday
07:30 - 23:00
Friday
07:30 - 23:00
Saturday
07:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Guamuchil 206, Huatulco, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Huatulco
  • Phone Number: +52 958 587 0060

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?