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The best way to learn Mexico´s culture its by walking its streets, talking to its people and enjoying delicious food. At Tomatl we design compelling experiences through our food tours and cultural cooking classes. Discover the hidden Mexico´s that only a pride local Mexican can show you, join us and learn to love Mexico they way we do, cooking and enjoying authentic and delicious Mexican dishes.
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Reviewed July 15, 2019

My husband, 20 year old daughter and 18 year old son and I took a foodie tour with Paola on our first day in Mazatlan and learned all about local food. It was a great introduction to the city and gave us good ideas for...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Hilario9991
Tomatl E, Propietario at Tomatl, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2019

Thank you very much for your review ! It is great for me to know that you like both of the activities you did and that they were helpful. By the way thank you for the marlin I cook and turn out delicious.

Reviewed May 22, 2019

My friend and I very much enjoyed our time with Paola who welcomed us into her home for the Chiles class. We learned about chiles and so much more. Paola is a wealth of knowledge and is an excellent teacher ... combining information about history,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Leslie M
Tomatl E, Propietario at Tomatl, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2019

Thank you dos your kind review, I am so glad you enjoy the class and that you let me my passion for mexican culture with you.

Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

One of our favorite memories of Mazatlan is the Pata Salada food tour with Paola. As a full-time RVLife family homeschooling our 14-year-old kid, we had decided to try our first food tour as a field trip that melds culture, history with gastronomy. A Mazatlan...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank clily
Reviewed April 29, 2019

A fabulous tour by a fabulous guide, Paola, who was born and raised in Mazatlan! We met chefs and sampled food from about five restaurants, toured the market, fishing docks, even sampled the local beer. What a wonderful memory of beautiful Mazatlan. I highly recommend...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 1, 2019

Our group did the Pata Salada food tour during a day in port on a cruise. Paola was a fantastic guide! We loved the opportunity to try a variety of local foods with explanations from Paola about how they tied in to the culture of...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
Thank seanroylance
Tomatl E, Propietario at Tomatl, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2019

Thank you!!! It is so nice to hear you have a good time and enjoy Mazatlán its food and history. If you come back you know where to find us.

Reviewed March 25, 2019

Paola is a fantastic "culinary curator" and her classes are a wealth of information about Mexico's gastronomy, past and present. We had such fun in her home! Learned so much more than I expected. Then we did hands-on cooking (the best way to learn), meal...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Tomatl E, Propietario at Tomatl, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2019

Thank you and see you next year, I will keep preparing myself to give you the best experience so you get to love Mexico as I do.

Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

Great local experience, taught by Paola, whose enthusiasm, graciousness, and expertise combine for one fun class where you have hands on preparation of 3 to 4 dishes from various regions of Mexico. We took two classes. One was on the use of different chilies for...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank twagen
Tomatl E, Propietario at Tomatl, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2019

Happy to hear you have a great time and learn things that you can make at home!!! Hope to see you back.

Reviewed March 9, 2019

My cousin & I went on Paola Osuna’s Pata Salada food tour yesterday. It was far beyond my expectations! Paola’s knowledge & love for all things Mazatlán is so evident!! She is a wealth of information & continually made the connection between Mazatlán’s history &...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Tomatl E, Propietario at Tomatl, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2019

Marlene, thank you so much for your lovely coments. I am glad that you enjoy the the tour and that you and your cousin got to understand the authentic identity of my beloved Mazatlan.

Reviewed February 26, 2019

Enjoying a brief escape from the Alberta winter, my sisters and I had the pleasure of meeting Paola when we signed up for one of her food tours. A delightful day was spent travelling from stop to stop, sampling various dishes. What made the experience...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Leanne D
Reviewed February 26, 2019

Paola & her staff were knowledgeable & informative about authentic Mexican cuisine! Her classes were fun and the food was delicious!

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank keithg0224
Tomatlexperiences, Propietario at Tomatl, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2019

Thanks Barb we are glad you enjoy the class and that you learn about mecican culture. Hope to see you again.

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