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Guzina Oaxaca

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The restaurant was founded Guzina Oaxaca illusion of having an embassy of the Oaxacan food in the Federal District; one peda quote from Oaxaca in the capital that everyone can enjoy. With such a meaningful name, like "Guzina" which means kitchen in Zapotec, our restaurant aims to bring endemic products from Oaxaca to go back to this wonderful city. Guzina Oaxaca is the only restaurant in the City of Mexico, with the banner of the renowned Oaxacan Chef Alejandro Ruiz as our ambassador, creating a food concept copyright, leading by the hand through this journey of flavors. Alejandro Ruiz has a long career, being the creator and developer of gastronomic concept "Casa Oaxaca", Executive Chef of
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Mexican, Latin
Seating, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed April 20, 2019

My wife and I had a wonderful comida at Guzina. The food was excellent as was the service. The flores de calabaza rellenas were stupendous, and I had a great vegetarian dish. Nice quiet spot in Polanco. Prices were reasonable.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed March 21, 2019 via mobile

We lucked into the last two available seats for the Quinto Aniversario dinner celebration where visiting regional chefs joined owner Ana and the excellent Guzina Oxaca staff to create a truly memorable experience. We shared family-style multiple courses of superb seafood, meats, tacos, vegetables and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed March 13, 2019 via mobile

We pre-booked this restaurant after reading reviews and were not disappointed. Our table was in the middle of the room, making it a tad hustle and bustley. Try the duck taquito/dish for a starter - this was one of the best dishes I had all...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Spooface
Reviewed March 3, 2019

We had brunch here last Sunday. We were met at the door by Pablo the Manager and he couldn't have been more nice and helpful (actually all the staff was) in explaining the menu and how the food was prepared. While waiting we ordered some...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed February 28, 2019

The food at Cuzina Oaxaca is superb. Yes there are all manner of tacos, taquitos, enchiladas and specialities from land and sea and, of courses, the Oaxaca region. But the most memorable entrees were wild turkey with black mole sauce, and Taquitos de Hoja Santa,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Steve K
Reviewed February 26, 2019 via mobile

The overall experience in this restaurant was great. We were served freshly made salsa at our table and handmade tortillas. The food was excellent. The wait staff was very friendly and courteous. The food was brought out in a timely fashion.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Patrib28
Reviewed January 26, 2019 via mobile

Wow. I LOVED this restaurant. First of all, they do not play super loud music like many. My husband and I could actually talk to each other. Big plus. Secondly the food was AMAZING. We ordered the squash blossoms stuffed with cheese. Excellent. Then came...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Nubiana2015
Reviewed January 26, 2019 via mobile

In a city that overflows with restaurants and good eats, it is hard to shine but Guzina Oaxaca manages to do just that. Located at the fancy Masaryk street this well located restaurant produces very solid dishes in a very relaxed atmosphere. I tried a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank fernandomO6802YD
Reviewed January 3, 2019

We were welcomed like old friends and the service from start to finish was excellent and attentive. The entrees were sublime, and the chef went out of his way to accommodate special dietary requirements for mains. Overall a most memorable experience and we will definitely...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank AmyinJozi
Reviewed December 21, 2018

Our concierge at the Four Seasons recommended this restaurant. My 15 year old son and I both loved it. The food was fantastic, the service was very friendly and the atmosphere is relaxed but refined. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: December 2018
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