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La Coronita

Diaz Ordaz 208 | Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico
(951) 516 3707, 514 5203
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Ranked #29 of 229 restaurants in Oaxaca
Most recent review
- Jan 4, 2014
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10 reviews from our community

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  • English first
  • Spanish first
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English first
New Mexico
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47 reviews 47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

One of our favorite meals in Oaxaca! Staff was incredibly helpful and caring. The meals were authentic and delicious. I had the mole amarillo and it was outstanding - a stew like meal served in a big bowl with 2 meaty pork vertebrae, string beans, and squash. Amazing!

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Berkeley, CA
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47 reviews 47 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013 via mobile

One of the best comidascorridas ever. Extremely high quality local Oaxaquena moles, savory soups, todo. The family who owns the restaurant are so sweet and care deeply for their customers to have a wonderful dining experience. This restaurant is open, clean and one wall you can see the adjacent parking garage, which is not a problem. Very economical, service was... More

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Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

Homey ambiance, serving just typical Oaxacan food which Oaxacans eat. So it shouldn't come as a surprise that it's indeed filled with Oaxacans on weekends in particular.

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Los Angeles, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2012

My husband and I first discovered this restaurant around 30 years ago. It has been serving locals and visitors since 1948. Carmen, the owner oversees her cooks, many who have been with her for over 30 years. The food is simply presented, but complex in its flavors. The sopa de guias is a country style dish made with squash vines.... More

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