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La Catrina

Macedonia Alcala 102, Oaxaca, Mexico
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  • Very good10%
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  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
8 Mar 2017
“Delicious Food”
27 Oct 2014
“Ate lunch there twice”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Macedonia Alcala 102, Oaxaca, Mexico
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

Super restaurant for breakfast or lunch. Great food; especially the tortilla soup and the chicken vegetable soup.

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 28 October 2014

I came across this restaurant because it was located in the courtyard of my hotel. It turned out to be one of the best I tried in Oaxaca. The food offered a delicious, inventive, delicately seasoned take on local cuisine. My favorite dish was the...More

Thank hwhite1989
Reviewed 20 January 2014

Much more creative than most restaurants in Oaxaca. We stopped by for lunch on New Year's Eve, and the experience was so good we made a reservation for a late dinner that night. We just had to try more things on the menu. Moles were...More

Thank FluidExpress
Reviewed 18 September 2013

The food was ok, nothing fancy or tasty. Service was average. I wouldn't go back, there are many other restaurants to spend your time and money. The only good thing was the atmosphere, nice patio.

Thank Alejandra G
Reviewed 23 August 2013

This is not the typical food you would get from a Oaxacan grandma, but it is very good. They use the same ingredients, add some new, and make new creations. I was afraid to try, because sometimes this adventures fail. But we liked it a...More

Thank Dulce L
Reviewed 24 July 2013

While the inside courtyard makes for a pleasant dining experience, the high prices and bland food ruins it. The service was very good and friendly however the menu items are over-priced. My wife's mole lacked flavour and my salsa verde was greasy with no heat...More

Thank Weerobbie
Reviewed 31 August 2012

The restaurant is located less than a block from the Zocalo in Oaxaca, but it provides a very tranquil setting to relax and enjoy your meal. The food is excellent with many different types mole from which to choose. It is set in the enclosed...More

Thank Ytravel5
Reviewed 7 June 2012

La Catrina Restaurant in Oaxaca is a beautiful restaurant, right from the entrance to its arty decorations and its ambiance. In fact, we were attracted to this restaurant purely due to its artistic design when I was taking photos on Oaxaca street. I didn’t have...More

Thank Petitewave
Reviewed 25 April 2012

This restaurant is a bit on the pricey side but you can get good quality food with fresh ingredients. The atmosphere is very nice and different from other, more traditional restaurants. They also have great margaritas!

Thank ccnew
Reviewed 23 November 2011

When women dressed up in traditional costume are standing on the sidewalk trying to entice you to eat at their restaurant, it makes you feeel like they are trying too hard or it is too expensive. After having a look at their menu and reading...More

Thank tomshiff
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  • Address: Macedonia Alcala 102, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
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