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Amapolas 400 | Colonia reforma, Oaxaca, Mexico
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 Nov 2015
“Restaurant moved, changed name, and closed 2015. Owner moved to Mazunte.”
6 Mar 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
Amapolas 400 | Colonia reforma, Oaxaca, Mexico
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Reviewed 5 November 2015

Ex-pats are mourning Jean Michel's abandoning the city of Oaxaca and his tiny restaurant on Garcia Vigil for the allure of Mazunte. He and his menu del dia will be missed.

1  Thank bmillerOaxaca
Reviewed 7 March 2014

This place is a JEWEL the food is awesome, the atmosphere pleasant (if a trifle small), the value outrageously good and the service (despite being done by the cook/owner/bus boy) was some of the most attentive I have ever had in Oaxaca. That said please...More

Thank C S
Reviewed 19 December 2013

Chef owned and always a great dining experience. Jean Michel does the planning, shopping, cooking, serving and dish-washing. Menu varies daily depending upon what fresh ingredients are available. Lunch only (starting at about 2:00 PM - typical Mexican comida time) and only four tables. The...More

Thank Stuart C
Reviewed 4 December 2013

It's hard to decide between the soup or salad, 2 entrees and 2 desserts offered, but you can't go wrong with whatever you choose. The salad was fresh and crispy, and the dressing light and tasty. The meatloaf came with a rich tomato, olive based...More

Thank hppqltr
Reviewed 22 August 2013

This is a small restaurant (16 people max by my count) which only serves comida corrida. The twist is that it is French-Oaxacan cuisine. I really enjoyed my experience here as it felt like you were eating in someone's kitchen. The chef does everything, cook,...More

1  Thank TriniNomad
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Chef Jean Michel brings his french flair to local ingredients creating interesting and always delicious meals, complete with french bread baked daily and unforgettable desserts.

Thank Laurie T
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$2 - US$8
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Amapolas 400 | Colonia reforma, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
sea food French restaurant from adventurous inspirations
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