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La Hormiga

Reforma & Gomez Farias, Oaxaca, Mexico
+52 951 503 8806
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tortas” (40 reviews)
“sandwich” (15 reviews)
“chorizo” (7 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Fast food
Reforma & Gomez Farias, Oaxaca, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

I had a sandwich with chorizo and cheese. It was outstanding and very filling. I sat on a bench in the park and people watched while I ate. Great value.

Thank MTFBWUalways
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Located on one corner of the park in the north part of Oaxaca centro they sell tortas and that's pretty much it. Roast pork and the chorizo are both fantastic. You can get them for 'here' which means you get a plate (return it to...More

Thank dbaaronson
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Big stuffed sandwiches, and you can eat them on a bench in the park. Everything is made quickly. As is common in Oaxaca, no credit cards. They ask your name to call you when your sandwich is done, and you have to give them your...More

Thank ShelleyHig
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

If you like street food then you need to check this place out! They make tortas! That’s it. But with numerous types of fillings, all melted together with delicious gooey cheese! Can highly recommend the chorizo and queso. All for the bargain price of 27...More

Thank Travellover6128
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This stand is always at the corner of Reforma and Gomez-Farias in the park. They offer a variety of sandwiches (tortas) and drinks. It is a pleasure to sit in the park enjoying your meal while watching the people who are also have a respite...More

Thank edwin n
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

All the family enjoyed the tortas. We had four different ones and all were very good. Congratulations

Thank Oscar1232016
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Este tienda de tortas es mi favorito! I always ordered ''queso y puerco'' and ''agua de jamaica''. The price was very kind for students like me. And all the staff worked hard with smiling. Sadly, I'm in Japan, but I'd really like to visit there...More

Thank mebaef
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Very local, always a queue. Always fresh, nice and delicious. Excellent place for a lunch, eat it like they do, on the side of the park..:-)

Thank anonimous2015
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Wonderful, nicely toasted, tasty tortas. We stopped by twice, last dash on the way to the airport! Delicious fillings, and esp good spicy pickled veggies. Many people were eating two!

Thank 4adventure
Reviewed 29 December 2016

These guys work hard to provide the tourists with some nice tortas. Big variery of stuffings. All fresh, prepared on the spot. 20-40 pesos for a torta. Recommended if you are in Oaxaca near Parque El Llano.

Thank Nikos D
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Reforma & Gomez Farias, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 951 503 8806
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