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Calle Zapoteco, Huatulco, Mexico
01 958 58 7 24 80
2:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Tue - Sun 2:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

Looks fancy without the fancy prices. The flank steak was the best I've ever had anywhere tender and cooked to perfection. My girlfriend had the tenderloin medallions and they were also delicious. Very good prices with a friendly staff.

Thank Mkronik
Tijuana, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

Recommend the profiteroles for dessert! and my dad loved the ensalada de higaditos de pollo, If you like chicken liver haha, also the tuna was very good, the huachinango was amazing. Great place, bring mosquito repellent, they got lots of plants, part of the charm!

Thank Kalevay
Kingston, Ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

The outdoor area of this restaurant is peaceful and relaxing. Service was very good and friendly. The menu options are varied with a lot of different fusions, making for a very interesting selection. Each meal is individually prepared so you have to wait a bit for your meal but it is well worth it as our meals were very good.... More 

Thank Weerobbie
Denver, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

We tried this restaurant based on Trip Advisor reviews. While the fresh, grilled snapper was excellent, the service was just okay, and the terrace seating, uncomfortable.

Thank Patricia H
Eagle, Colorado
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

A lovely restaurant stressing French food as well as some Asian dishes. Excellent service and prices.

Thank 2porino
Charleston, South Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

We had heard such good things so we were excited about getting away from tacos for an evening and having something French. Upon arrival, there was only one other table occupied. We were kindly offered a very nice table at the back window and settled in to read the menu which looked very interesting. we ordered a goat cheese salad... More 

Thank citybybeach
Bahais De Santa Cruz
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

I wanted a small light dinner. I was not dissappointed. The Chef's son & Sous Chef were in controll. 2 glasses of Chilean Sauvignon Blanc, traditional French Terrine of Duck with Cognac and a half order of Fussil with 4 fresh vegetables and queso de parmessean. All for under $20.00 with tip.

Thank Tastywino
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

The best mexican food that I have tasted except for my wife's haha. We have been here twice in 3 days and hav3 left happy and satisfied

Thank Nick L
Granby, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

We walked all the way from Tangolunda to get our 10,000 steps (thanks FitBit) and we thought we knew where this place would be, but it was hidden away. After some help from some friendly locals, we found it, and sat down and enjoyed the cool shade and cold beer. Our lunch was perfect, and we were revived...although we did... More 

Thank Jack W
Vancouver, Canada
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

We dined here two nights ago with another couple staying at our hotel. Based on the reviews on Tripadvisor, we decided to try this restaurant which was just around the corner from the hotel we were staying at, which was very convenient. Contrary to previous TA reviews, we were not that impressed with the quality of food at L'Echalote. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$6 - $20
French, International, European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
2:00 pm - 10:30 pm
2:00 pm - 10:30 pm
2:00 pm - 10:30 pm
2:00 pm - 10:30 pm
2:00 pm - 10:30 pm
2:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Zapoteco, Huatulco, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Huatulco
  • Phone Number: 01 958 58 7 24 80

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?