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Gardenia 902 | La Crucecita, Huatulco, Mexico
+52 958 587 0165
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Ranked #2 of 96 restaurants in Huatulco
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Cuisines: Mexican, International
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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.
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94% Recommend
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Perth, Australia
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 NEW

We had a number of meals at Terra Cotta as we were staying at Mision de los Arcos for 7 nights. The food was consistently tasty and fresh. In particular the fish tacos were delcious. The servcie was always friendly and attentive. The restaurant is beautifully cool thanks to the A/C. A great option for breakfast, lunch or dinner in... More

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Sequim, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

The food is delicious and the service is good. It also has air conditioning, which is nice to step out of the heat for a bit. They also have wifi. I ate here several times during my trip and hope to come back. :)

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Mexico City, Mexico
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We followed the advise of fellow reviewers and local recommendations (our driver (Adan Sightseeing & Transportation), see other review) and went to Terra Cotta and weren't disappointed. This restaurant offered for everyone's taste of our family. The food was of high quality. Even a special wish for a dish not on the menu was fulfilled. The service was excellent and... More

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Lindsay, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We just spent to weeks in Huatulco. We went to a few different restaurants in town which were very good, but always seemed to return back to the Terra-Cotta. Everything we tried from the breakfast to the special dinners at night were the best. The steak was cooked just the way we like it. Had the Mango chicken which was... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

We take lunch here every day; the food is great,the tortilla soup is good!,the mole and everything is good and has air conditioning! :) and they have very good coffe too!

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

just returned from a 2 week visit to Huatulco and ate many times at theTerra Cotta. Everytime, the food was delicous, service was excellent and we left feeling satisfied and relaxed. The prices were good too. Also appreciated the air conditioning. Highly recommend this restaurant.

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Tijuana, Mexico
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Last year I was in Huatulco, and someone suggested me the Terra-Cota as a fine restaurant, and I was pleased with both the food and the service, they have a wonderful menu that goes from the best local Oaxaqueño dishes to more international choices, all splendid! The drinks and cocktails were great too. I just came back from a five-day... More

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Second visit to this restaurant and they were both excellent meals. Once last year and once last week. A very clean, classy and cool (air cond.) atmosphere. Staff are all very pleasant and attentive. I had a fresh chicken salad and my husband had a shrimp pasta dish, both excellent. I saved room for there well know carrot cake and... More

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Richmond, Texas
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

The Restaurant is located in the Hotel Mision de los Arcos. Great food and a variety to choose from. We enjoyed our breakfast. We had fresh orange and green juice. Pan Frances & Chilaquiles.

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Vancouver, BC CANADA
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Lots of choice on the menu - something for everyone. Prices are very good. And free FAST wifi - muy bien!

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