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All 253 Oaxaca Restaurants

Las Quince Letras

M. Abasolo 300 | Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico (Formerly Las Quinces Letras)
+52 951 514 3769
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Los Angeles, California
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114 reviews 114 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Dined at Restaurante Las Quince Letras with a friend after a satisfying experience at a Sunday market. We arrived after 3pm to enjoy a quiet late lunch in their small, but nice patio. Later on, a guitarist played music for diners. We enjoyed traditional Oaxacan food in an nice environment and lingers for a while in the shade of the... More

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Santa Fe
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94 reviews 94 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We heard about this place from some fellow travelers who know the chef from a previous cooking class. We ate in the charming courtyard for a late lunch and the food was excellent. Very attentive unpretentious service. Well priced.

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Shawnee On Delaware
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113 reviews 113 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

Only three blocks from the current foodie favorite ( Casa Oaxaca), is a calm little restaurant that sees 40-50 regulars come in for a long lunch every day (not open for dinner). They've been doing this for over twenty years. The ingredients are fresh from the morning market, and the menu changes accordingly. But the best black mole in town... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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51 reviews 51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This was my favorite restaurant in Oaxaca. The menu is traditional Oaxacan dishes (moles, tlayudas, etc), and they're prepared with great attention and obvious pride. The outdoor dining area is beautiful, and is shaded by trees and vines of various sorts. It's very relaxing and unpretentious. The owners, chefs, and wait staff are all incredibly friendly and patient. It's just... More

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

We were in Oaxaca for a month and went to this restaurant 3 times. I am addicted to their sopa Azteca. The food is wonderful and the staff charming. We went to many restaurants, tiendas and mercados, and bought our own food to cook but this was our favorite for the cuisine and ambiance.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

This was the best restaurant we visited in our month in Oaxaca. We returned many times. The food is robust but delicate and authentically Mexican. The service was superb and the ambiance lovely. The interior patio is charming. The chiles de agua with pork was exquisite, the mole almendrado excellent, and the arroz with chepil delicious. The comida corrido (4... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Upon the recommendation of a friend in Mexico City, we had a family dinner at Las Quince Letras, two blocks away from the Convento Sto Domingo. The chef and staff were super friendly and accomodating, the food truly delicious and overall one of the best culinary experiences we had in Oaxaca. Don't be fool by the modest sight from the... More

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Todos Santos, Mexico
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

This was one of my top restaurants choices to visit here in Oaxaca from the reviews on TripAdvisor. We were very disappointed with the quality of the food and the margaritas. I had the Azteca soup which tasted like a Campbell tomato soup base with tortillas too large to fit in my mouth and the pesto salad which was just... More

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Balmain, Australia
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319 reviews 319 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
223 helpful votes 223 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

This is a home-style Mexican restaurant and we enjoyed lunch here. Service was very attentive, the place was quite homely and the food was very good. With the help of our guide we were able to select food that worked for us and which was served at a reasonable pace. The waiter insisted we try one of the local soups,... More

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Midland, MI
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40 reviews 40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

My wife and I enjoyed a pleasant evening here on out recent visit to Oaxaca. We sat in the inner courtyard under a tree and the night sky. Our server, a very pleasant woman, was also the owner. Later, her daughter appeared to help translate a conversation, and we appreciated the at-home feel to the place. Food was excellent.

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Additional Information about Las Quince Letras

Address: M. Abasolo 300 | Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico (Formerly Las Quinces Letras)
Phone Number: +52 951 514 3769
Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
Cuisine: Mexican

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