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Hosteria de Alcala

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Macedonio Alcala 307, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
(951) 516-2093
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9:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 31
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    Very good
  • 12
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  • 6
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food, great service, lovely setting -- then cigarette smoke

A beautiful courtyard setting, white linen tablecloths, welcoming staff. Elegant without being overbearing. (We were comfortable in jeans, but might dress a bit nicer next time.) Live music (two guitarists), too. The food is excellent. A seasonal special, chiles rellenos de pescado... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
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Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
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41 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW via mobile

We ate at this restaurant despite its price on the recommendation of our hotel. The atmosphere was very nice, located in a courtyard. The service was great and we were suprised to see that our meal started with hand sanitizer applied by the staff. We couldn't decide which mole to choose and the waiter brought out samples so we could... More 

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seattle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I ate the best salsa of my life here! (It came with the bread) Plus a very good salad, which was a nice light meal while still getting over jet lag. Also it's set in a very pretty courtyard that feels very Mexican.

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Melbourne, Australia
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151 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

This was a real dining experience. Beautiful courtyard setting with hanging lit candles. The menu was good, the food excellent and the staff very helpful and attentive. Couldn't fault this place in any way.

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New York City
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

A beautiful courtyard setting, white linen tablecloths, welcoming staff. Elegant without being overbearing. (We were comfortable in jeans, but might dress a bit nicer next time.) Live music (two guitarists), too. The food is excellent. A seasonal special, chiles rellenos de pescado (fish), was a clear winner, with chiles so fresh they snapped even after cooking. "Tortilla soup" was tasty... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

I had hot chocolate (a must in Oaxaca) great pastries and huevos rancheros, all under $12 dlls. The place is very nice, close to Plaza Santo Domingo in the Corridor.

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Vancouver, BC
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46 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

The restaurant is located in a beautifully appointed elegant courtyard. White linen service, unobtrusive service, good food and reasonably priced. The restaurant was very quiet during the breakfast hour and seems to be mostly patronized at this time by locals. A very relaxing venue for enjoying a Oaxacan chocolate caliente con leche. I will look forward to lunch or dinner... More 

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Woodbury, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

We were introduced to Hosteria de Alcala by friends who are regular visitors to Oaxaca. The courtyard dining tables elegantly set with white tableclothes, napkins, and flowers were an indication that this was definitely special. Pepe our waiter was warm, courteous, and extremely helpful. My wife and I each had a bowl of Azteca soup, thick and delicious, garnished with... More 

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port ewen
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

This restaurant has impeccable service, beautiful ambience, the best Azteca soup in the city and very good salads.. The atmosphere is elegant and the service is personal.

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Vancouver, Canada
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I have enjoyed this restaurant each time that I have visited Oaxaca. All of the moles have been excellent but today I had the tamal de mariscos (steamed seafood). The waiter was very attentive and spoke excellent English. The setting in a plaza with a fountain unlovely.

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Plymouth, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

I enjoyed delicious Sopa Azteca for lunch and would have stopped another day if I'd had more time. Excellent service and comfortable experince. A little pricey for lunch.

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Additional Information about Hosteria de Alcala

Address: Macedonio Alcala 307, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
Phone Number: (951) 516-2093
Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Macedonio Alcala 307, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: (951) 516-2093

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm

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