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Terra-Cotta

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Gardenia 902 | La Crucecita, Huatulco, Mexico
+52 958 587 0165
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7:30 am - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Dessert, Lunch, Breakfast, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Description: When you're in the mood for good times, pleasant dining and great cuisine...
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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    Very good
  • 27
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Fantastic for breakfast

Terra-Cotta is right there on the corner of town square park. We have gone there again and again as a family with kids for great breakfast which includes several Mexican and local options. It might get real busy sometimes as Terra-Cotta is popular among local families at least for Sunday brunch... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
Sampo P
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Jarvenpaa, Finland
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
  • Doing business
  • Entertaining clients
  • Large groups
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
  • Romantic
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Jarvenpaa, Finland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

Terra-Cotta is right there on the corner of town square park. We have gone there again and again as a family with kids for great breakfast which includes several Mexican and local options. It might get real busy sometimes as Terra-Cotta is popular among local families at least for Sunday brunch. Make sure you get Terra-Cotta's coffee which is fantastic!... More 

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Bolinas, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

I've been coming here for both the Hotel and Restaurant for nine years now and it keeps getting better!the staff is friendly and engaging , the beds are very comfortable and the food is delicious ! I highly recommend it !

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Winnipeg, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Went here for breakfast. Fresh fruit platter and also had the banana bread and both were delicious. Had a very friendly waitress. Would highly recommend.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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12 reviews 12 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Try the Molotes. Wow. Everything was delicious here. Chicken mole, shrimp tacos, chocolate cake, Molotes.....yumm

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Crucecita, Mexico
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11 reviews 11 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

I always eat at Terra-Cotta when I'm in town. This is by far the best restaurant in the entire Huatulco area! Still love the French toast! It's a delight to feast here! And feast is the correct word. The menu is huge. What a variety and everything is delicious. I've eaten here many times and have never been disappointed. Highly... More 

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Great little restaurant that produces awesome food. Both mexican and western options. The fruit plate is great for breakie

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London
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Went for dinner and then for breakfast. Breakfast was good but dinner was the best they have a nice vierity of dishes

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Houston
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

My favorite dish is MahiMahi(Dorado) in a poblano sauce. I ive in Mexico Terra-Cotta has wonderful red sauce, green sauce, etc I like to buy one of the deserts to take to my room- cakes, pie, flan, yummy

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Toronto
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

We enjoyed a bit of a break from the heat in an air conditioned place. Very lovely restaurant, we had the mahi mahi and a couple of appetizers, the prices were much lower than we expected (about $15 each for the entrees). The hotel its attached to seems to also be a fantastic deal, and very nice! We are thinking... More 

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Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Super nice restaurant with excellent food at very reasonable prices. It is under a small, but beautiful hotel right off the zocolo.

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Additional Information about Terra-Cotta

Address: Gardenia 902 | La Crucecita, Huatulco, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 958 587 0165
Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Huatulco
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Monday 7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Cuisine: Mexican, International

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Gardenia 902 | La Crucecita, Huatulco, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Huatulco
  • Phone Number: +52 958 587 0165

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican, International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Doing business, Entertaining clients, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic

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.
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 11:30 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?