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L'Echalote

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Calle Zapoteco, Huatulco, Mexico
+52 958 587 2480
Monday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sun 14:00 - 22:30
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Toronto, Canada
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Fresh good food with airy pleasant ambiance. We had fish and French onion soup which was excellent and a very good Tira misunderstanding.

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Thank marlene a
Yorkton, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Food was so good that we took friends the next night. Great value excellent service. The waiters were knowledgeable about both the food and wine menu. Made recommendations that were bang on.

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Thank David681
Lacombe, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstanding service and great value. Staff know the meaning of service. Price was very reasonable for the quality of the food and service.

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Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been visiting this tasty restaurant for three years in a row and never disappointing. The menu is a mix of French and a touch of Asian cuisine making us to visit for more than one night during our Holidays. The staff, food and atmosphere are excellent.

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Thank Amado S
Edmonton, Canada
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best meal in Huatulco during our stay. Special was the smoked tuna salad which was great. Then we had Escargots...couldn't get enough bread to sop up the sauce. :-) Finished off with Chateaubriand for two...perfectly done meat great sauce and outstanding sides. Service was great and food was outstanding!

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Thank Don C
Toronto
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have always had excellent food and service at L Echalote The staff is always attentive and helpful. My favourite dinning experience in Huatulco for sure. The fish I had the other night was so amazing and the Creme Caramel was simple the best I have ever tasted ! My thanks to all the staff for always making dinner with... More 

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Thank mtullock
Okotoks, Canada
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have read lots of reviews of this place all saying it is top shelf.... Our experience wasn't the same. Was it good? It was ok. The escargot was excellent, but that's where it ended. Our group consisted of two families both of us ordered the Chateaubriand one medium rare the other medium well. They brought it to us on one... More 

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Nanaimo, Canada
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband, my daughter and I visited L'Echalote tonight because of the rave reviews and we were incredibly disappointed. It was not because of the wait for the food - we expected that - it was the quality of food and lack of service. Our shared appetizer arrived at the same time as our meals only my husbands meal was... More 

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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time in restaurant. Servers were friendly and very efficient...like a fine dining establishment. Food was okay. Salads were yummy; pasta dishes were tasty but unfortunately fish was over cooked (pargo). Shrimp dish was "sabroso". Would go again and try something else.

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Thank Tracy H
Kelowna, Canada
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105 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

We had a great dinner here last night. Smoked tuna, home made, over frisée. Just delicious, thAt all. We also had the shrimp with blue cheese and chipotle. More great food. If that's not enough the crime brûlée framboise is amazing. Very friendly staff and a great ambiance. Should be number one in this town.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Cuisine
French, European, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
14:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
14:00 - 22:30
Thursday
14:00 - 22:30
Friday
14:00 - 22:30
Saturday
14:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Zapoteco, Huatulco, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Huatulco
  • Phone Number: +52 958 587 2480

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