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Origen

Callejon Hidalgo 820, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 501 1764
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sweetbreads” (9 reviews)
“beet salad” (6 reviews)
Open Now
1:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Callejon Hidalgo 820, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 244 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Artfully presented food with local flavors: Jamaica, flying ants, meal worms... extensive mescal list.

Thank Magdar1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best meal I had in Oaxaca. From start to finish the food was excellent and each dish is as good, if not better, than the previous. The menu can’t even sufficiently describe the flavors that are presented. All of the dishes have multiple levels...More

Thank Bob_OpFL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was over all, good. The portions, especially for the price,x, were small. The coctails were average at best. The fact that here in Mexico they served tortilla chips without salsa was downright cheap. They did have salsa available for purchase. Go to the...More

Thank Harvey C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had seven courses, wine, two desserts, and met the chef. The total bill was 1050 MXN or about $50 USD. Yeah, I can’t believe it either. We had flying ants salsa. I mean they weren’t flying any more, poor things. We had a wild...More

1  Thank HarrisBoston
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Upscale Oaxacan dishes that or accessible and more polished than street food without being sanitized and flavorless. And like most Oaxacan establishments, the cocktails or exquisite.

Thank GabrielMcI
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Origen, a restaurant not to miss if in Oaxaca! Oaxaca is known as the place in Mexico for its food and heritage. Every famous Mexican Chef will praise the city and region for this. So, if you like food, if you are into discovering and...More

Thank Dragonth
Reviewed 8 August 2017

some truly excellent dishes, fine service, will go again with pleasure, upper tourist and local junior league clientele

Thank SteveKowalewski
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We have an indulgent food experience in several Oaxaca restaurant but this is was probably the best one. Several locals recommended it to us independently. Everything was great: the atmosphere, the service and of course, the food. We should order the chicatanas sauce as appetizer,...More

1  Thank Nelson N
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We loved the sweetbreads here. Don't miss them. The pork tenderloin was juicy and delicious. Chef Rodolfo is a humble, down to earth dude who really knows how to cook. He came out to take a photo with us and couldn't have been nicer. Excellent...More

Thank Christie Z
Reviewed 24 June 2017

My wife and I had heard about this place and made it one of our destinations on our trip to Oaxaca. In addition to having some of the best (and English speaking) service, their local craft beer selection was unbelievable. The presentation of the food...More

1  Thank Austin M
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JoniG
21 March 2015|
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Response from Harvey C | Reviewed this property |
the sign says the hours that were posted. it also says they have no hours on Sunday, but I walked by this afternoon and they were open. Go figure.
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Don C
12 January 2015|
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Response from Mahsa H | Reviewed this property |
Our meal for two in late nov. (no wine/mezcal but including coffee and dessert )= aprox 30 USD each if memory serves me correctly...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Callejon Hidalgo 820, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 951 501 1764
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