We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Terra-Cotta

Gardenia 902 | La Crucecita, Huatulco, Mexico
+52 958 587 0165
Improve this listing
Ranked #2 of 102 Restaurants in Huatulco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Mexican, International
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: When you're in the mood for good times, pleasant dining and great cuisine, Terra-Cotta can't be beat. This air-conditioned restaurant offers an inviting atmosphere that is perfect for casual dining with family and friends. The menu at Terra-Cotta features a wide array of great selections made only from the freshest and highest quality ingredients, with something sure to please every member of your group. Terra-Cotta has established itself as one of Huatulco's favorite culinary destinations and is sure to offer you an enjoyable dining experience every time you visit.
Write a Review

365 reviews from our community

93% Recommend
    279
    63
    19
    2
    2
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

It's an high class restaurant, you can notice it since the moment you're coming in. The waiters are very kind and patient, the food is fresh and delicious, the prices aren't high. I ate pasta w/vegetables, primavera salad (very recommended) and drank margarita and payed less than 200 peso. I enjoyed every minute, you can't miss it if you're in... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pine, Arizona
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

Just returned to Huatulco, Mexico and decided to visit my favorite restaurant Terra Cotta. I was pleasantly surprised to find new items on their menus. They now have tuna fixed the way that I love it, rare in the center and cooked to perfection on the outside. You can order it coated in crushed black pepper or lightly breaded with... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

As a new resident of La Crucecita I frequently eat at Terra.Cotta. They recently added several new seafood dishes to their already delicious menu. The tuna dish, named after the restaurant, terra-cotta. is, by far, the most delicious tuna I've ever eaten! Absolutely cooked to perfection!. Congrats to chef Erica! I'm looking forward to trying all the new dishes. Based... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Northern California
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Terra-Cotta is a small restaurant owned and operated by Olivier and Diana. It has world class french and french inspired food in an informal and intimate setting. Each dish is individually prepared by Olivier and you can taste his love for fine food in each bite. This is an amazing find in Huatulco. I didn't any dish that I didn't... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Huatulco, Mexico
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Terra Cotta is delicious food, coffee and wine. Great place attached to Mision de Los Arcos with quaint atmosphere and the rare A/C.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kamloops, Canada
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

One year we stayed at Mision de Los Arcos and the Terra cotta was the best discovery ever! After long morning walks we really looked forward to the clean, air conditioned and very friendly atmosphere of the Terra Cotta. Wonderful coffee and amazing breakfasts, we always left happy and full! Even last year, when we ended up at an all... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Francisco, California
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

I have been traveling through Oaxaca (Oaxaca City, Huatulco, and the coast too Puerto Escondido, and I must say, this is the best food I've had.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Seal Beach, California
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Great food, but a little pricy. Service and atmosphere are top notch. Seems to be popular among discerning locals as well hotel guests and walking by tourists.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
Top Contributor
130 reviews 130 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

this was my favorite place in crucecita. friendly service in an aircon room (most other restaurants are outside in the heat) with good food. the portion sizes could be bigger but the food was delicious

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I stayed at Mision de los Arcos for 3 nights. This was my first time visiting Huatulco and I didn't know what to expect in the town. I decided to try the hotel restaurant, Terra-Cotta, the first night out of convenience and was pleasantly surprised at how reasonable the prices were considering the upscale environment. I was expecting inflated prices... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Terra-Cotta also viewed

 
Huatulco, Oaxaca
Huatulco, Oaxaca
 

Been to Terra-Cotta? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Terra-Cotta, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing