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Calle Mariano Abasolo 313 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 501 0016
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good14%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
16 Feb 2017
“Good food but average service and ambiance.”
25 Aug 2015
“Great food but on the expensive side”
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Calle Mariano Abasolo 313 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Rather expensive for the value received. We found better all-around restaurants. There are so many choices where we found better value.

Thank ZeppelinsDad
Reviewed 25 August 2015

The food and service were both excellent and I could murder the mezcal cocktails all day long. It's on the expensive side but for my money, worth it.

Thank Portmanteau0025
Hotel Azul d, Gerente at Azul, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2015

Dear guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to write about the Restaurant COCINA AZUL. I am glad to know that you enjoyed both food and service and we hope to welcome you back soon. Best, Friederike Schaefer-Wildenberg

Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

We read the reviews and had higher expectations - Small boutique hotel with Ok food, that's it - would not go back unless someone else was paying.

Thank X_freq_flyer_13572
Reviewed 18 May 2015

We showed the restaurant staff the pictures posted on trip advisor web site for the restaurant, these were what attracted us to try the restaurant. We were told that they no longer served any of those plates due to a menu change. We ordered from...More

Thank thomas w
Reviewed 13 April 2015

Fantastic selection of local fare with a fantastic weekend brunch using the "Kemal" to cook outside. Go, go, go to eat at Hotel Azul!

Thank Tanya R
Hotel Azul d, Gerente at Azul, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2015

Dear Tanya, Thank you for your kind comments! I am glad that you enjoyed breakfast at our Restaurant. Please do come back soon! Best regards, COCINA AZUL

Reviewed 30 January 2015

The service was great and the food was fine. It wasn't amazing or particularly creative. It was typical oaxacan fare in an environment that's a bit more chic than average.More

Thank brownsteindl
Hotel Azul d, Gerente at Azul, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2015

Dear guest, On behalf of the entire team I would like to thank you for your review. I am sorry we weren´t able to exceed your expectations and your comments have been passed along to the Chef. We hope to be able to welcome you...More

Reviewed 24 January 2015 via mobile

We were very surprised to sit down and be served a scrumptious 5 course gourmet meal! I has crackling lechón topped with black mole sauce, my partner had water chili, stuffed with crabmeat and bean soup with crawfish meat, just to mention a couple of...More

1  Thank Rick N
Hotel Azul d, Gerente at Azul, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2015

Dear Rick, Thank you very much for your kind message, I will certainly share it with the whole team! We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, Friederike

Reviewed 12 April 2014

This became our favourite restaurant for dinner and we kept going back. Food is excellently prepared, interesting, and a good Mexican-International fusion. Breakfast was OK but nothing special.

1  Thank Carol M
Reviewed 18 September 2013

Enjoyable lunch in this restaurant. Love the Roasted Tomato Soup so tasty and creamy! Food was beautifully presented.More

1  Thank Alejandra G
Hotel Azul d, Gerente at Azul, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2013

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your kind comment. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your lunch with us and your comments have been past on to our staff. We hope to be able to welcome you back soon to Oaxaca...More

Reviewed 25 March 2012

There is great food in Oaxaca, but not here. Over cooked, over priced, and badly served. The worst and most expensive meal we've had in this wonderful city. Don't even think of eating here.

1  Thank webaccount
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US$3 - US$14
Breakfast, Dinner
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Mariano Abasolo 313 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 951 501 0016
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With the Slow Food concept, our Executive Chef has acomplished a perfect balance between flavors, tradition and support of the local economy. The menu convines traditional Oaxaca recipes, with inovative recipes that uses local ingredients creating surprises for the palate. And to accompany some of the dishes without a doubt we recomend to taste the exclusive mezcal that has been elaborated by artisans for Azul de Oaxaca.
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