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El Sabor de Oaxaca

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$$ - $$$
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Av. Guamuchil 206, Huatulco, Mexico
+52 958 587 0060
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07:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 23:00
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The was good. The service was fast and kind. They gave us some "chapulines" to try. Totally recommended.

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Thank alvaro p
Quincy Illinois
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9 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time here and was recommended by our tour guide. Location and atmosphere was very good. The waiter was very nice but didn't explain the dishes and what he might recommend for us on what we might want to try so we all order by guessing what looked good or not. The food was fine but not... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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71 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a taxi from our resort and he dropped us right in front of the restaurant. As others have said, watch out for the salsa, it is very spicy! Downed my sangria in no time! We ordered the platter for 2 and had more than enough for 3 of us. Gives you a chance to taste different things. I... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner at El Sabor de Oaxaca on holiday in January. I tried a yellow mole as I had been attempting to try all the moles in Huatulco during our stay. The meals were both very good. Watch out for the condiments. The salsas are very fiery! and this is coming from a guy who loves his spices! Good... More 

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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Terrific food: the mole was stupendous. The waiters are older, and very mellow, but if you engaged them even a little, they were great. More napkins - immediately there! More wine - the same. I had the black mole with chicken breast - the flavors were complex and delicious and the chicken, moist and perfectly prepared. My dining partner had... More 

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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent se vice, clean has enfrioloies, wirh chicken.also had,Arrechera. Margaritas mare the best, and the,coconut ice In the shell is fantastic,

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Thank EVELYNNE
San Mateo, California
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

FIve of us ordered five different things here. All very delicious. Nice décor. Liked the typical Mexican floor plan.

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Thank norcal3333
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

The restaurant is located in front of the market. We tried Oaxaca platter, which is for two people, but had enough food that four of us ate with food left over. The chile relleno was too spicy for our palates, but everything else was very good.

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Thank Laura V
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Un buen lugar para comer, limpio, rico y buen precio! You should order the Tlayuda o tasajo, really good place and price.

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Thank Octavio R
Saskatoon, Canada
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6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

The ambience and building is lovely. Our server was very nice and did not pressure us into coming into the restaurant. The food was good but not amazing. It could be because we have never tasted black mole before and we aren't used to the taste. The server forgot to bring my white wine and it was on our bill.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 23:00
Monday
07:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 23:00
Thursday
07:30 - 23:00
Friday
07:30 - 23:00
Saturday
07:30 - 23:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?