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El Sabor de Oaxaca

Av. Guamuchil 206, Huatulco, Mexico
+52 958 587 0060
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mole” (41 reviews)
“sampler” (8 reviews)
“quesadillas” (11 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Av. Guamuchil 206, Huatulco, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On arrival in Huatulco, the first thing we did was come to this restaurant to celebrate the beginning of a 2 week family trip through the state of Oaxaca. We had read the reviews and we were excited to try as much of the local...More

Thank northvan05
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our evening started out with the best Margaritas we had during a two week trip to Mexico! The rest of the meal was very good. While in Oaxaca, we had Mole Negro and wanted to try another kind of mole. The amarillo or yellow mole...More

Thank sn0rkel10
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The other food was SO good that I even tried the grasshoppers - a regional delicacy - which tells you how much we respected the kitchen to even try to be that brave. The mole negro was the best I have had anywhere.

Thank funfamily5
Reviewed 6 February 2018

We always go to Sabor de Oaxaca when in Hualtuco.Their chicken in dark mole sauce is an unexpected surprise to find in a beach town. They have other excellent dishes as well such as the green chiles stuffed with meat or the coconut ice cream...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Based on positive reviews we dined at El Sabor. El Sabor has a lovely setting and an "old school" waitstaff. There is no suffering through a night of "my name is and I will be taking care of you" chatter. Go for the mole negro...More

Thank bhofer
Reviewed 10 January 2018

being in Oaxaca, I felt it be a sin to not have some mole. So we went to El Sabor based on reviews and recommendations. The drinks are nice and cold, the mole negro is absolutely wonderful, but the coloratita mole (red) is bland and...More

1  Thank Ray L
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful restaurant and although it serves similar food to other restaurants (although there are many Oaxacan dishes on the menu which are amazing) the quality is much higher.

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 30 December 2017

This restaurant was recommended from a local friend. Suggested this one so we experience the Oaxaca style and flavors of their food. Glad we went!

Thank Don C
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Started with sangria, then ordered 3 more bottles because it was so good. The wine in the Sangria was the right sweetness, even though there was a low amount of fruit. Had black bean sauce beef and pork, which was perfectly seasoned and thin, over...More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We have dinner here at least once every trip. Great for authentic Oaxacan cuisine. I love their sangria, and my favorite dish is the Pollo Estofado. Their moles are all excellent as well.

Thank mariaguapa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Guamuchil 206, Huatulco, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Huatulco
  • Phone Number: +52 958 587 0060
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