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Hosteria de Alcala

Calle Macedonio Alcala 307, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 516 2093
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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Calle Macedonio Alcala 307, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thanks to Francisco and the wizards in the kitchen we had an amazing Oaxacan lunch. Francisco brought us samples of the moles to choose from and recommended several mezcals for us to try. These were the best moles I've ever had.

Thank Dana M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ok, perhaps having a whole restaurant all to yourself might not be everyone's ideal situation, but we came on a Tuesday evening in February and that's just what happened. We sat in the central courtyard right next to the fountain. Soft music was playing. I...More

Thank Oakworthgirl
Reviewed 1 February 2018

To start with, we ordered margaritas on the rocks and instead received frozen ones which were diluted and so sour we couldn't drink them. The staff were generally rude, although our waiter tried to please. The food was horrible. We wished we had just gone...More

1  Thank Ellen E
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

During a weeklong visit to Oaxaca, I dined at this restaurant on three separate occasions and found it to be consistently excellent. Specifically, the servers were professional and efficient, the food was delicious and beautifully presented, and the menu was quite varied. I along with...More

Thank VirginiaTraveler805
Reviewed 6 November 2017

After 10 days of eating fabulous Oaxacan and Zapatec cuisine in nearby towns, we went looking for a steak in the city. The rib eye here was fabulous--flavorful, tender and cooked exactly as we described to our waiter, Gil. He took good care of us--just...More

Thank MexLiz
Reviewed 2 November 2017

We arrived late after a concert at Convivio that lasted much longer than we expected. Unusually for us, we had not picked the restaurant in advance, but just wandered in. The service was impeccable with an old fashioned attention to detail that was pleasing. I...More

Thank GeoNomadness
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Entramos a desayunar, mi esposo pidió un huarache con arrachera, lo trajeron frío. Yo pedí un omelette de jamón con queso (insípido en su conjunto) al partirlo salió un trozo de plástico (supongo que del queso amarillo mas corriente). El dueño vino a disculparse con...More

Thank Maresa O
Reviewed 30 May 2017

The food is really good. Needed to have something truly mexican and they nailed it. I would definitely come back.

Thank VanessaGV23
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Our best dining experience in Oaxaca was at Hostería Alcalá. The service and food are wonderful, as well as the location. This is not the top rated restaurant in Oaxaca on TA, but it should be in the top 3. Enjoy!

Thank CM D
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We are so happy we found this restaurant! Fine dining in Oaxaca isn't difficult to find so this was a treat. the level of attention, covered courtyard w/fine art ambiance, quality wait staff, flavors - this place has it all. The meal was superb and...More

Thank David F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Macedonio Alcala 307, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 951 516 2093
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