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Cafe Bistrot Epicuro

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Calle Vicente Guerrero 319, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 514 9750
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1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a fine dining but friendly and not too formal Italian restaurant. The high quality Italian food was real because the chef is Italian. The Colombian young woman owner engaged us in interesting conversation. The waiter was attentive and gave good advice. Both speak English fluently. Importantly, the waiter did not keep us waiting for the check, as so... More 

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Thank Aron T
Badalona, Spain
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I went here for dinner and the service was really really good. Very attentive and nice. We had bruschetta caprese, ñoqui bolognesa and pesto linguine. All good even though portions were not very big, as they usually are in Mexico. They have a good and varied wine menu. Panacotta could be better, but still tasty. After ordering the bill we... More 

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Thank Raquel R
San Diego, CA
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family of four had dinner here tonight, and, all I can say is WOW. It was honestly some of the best food I have ever eaten. Like many, after three days of delicious Oaxacan cuisine, we decided to try something different and my daughter craved Italian. I'm so glad we gave it a try. They started us out with... More 

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Oaxaca
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96 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Friends recommended this new restaurant and it is indeed very good -- the best lasagna we ever had. The service was very good but the waiter made one mistake which is why I won't go back. Our bill was 900 pesos but we put in 1200 so we could get some change. The waiter never returned with our change and... More 

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ValterOaxaca_Messico, Owner at Cafe Bistrot Epicuro, responded to this review

dear Customer, We apologize for the inconvenience because of our mistake, we do our best effort at bistrot Restaurant Epicuro to satisfy our customers expectations. What happened regarding your change was a very misunderstanding. Once again we are sorry. How can we do the best for you? We kindly offer you a totally free meal at our Restaurant or please... More 

Central Oregon, Oregon
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94 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Thrilled to find this excellent authentic Italian restaurant around the corner, which we did, and we will return! Service, food, atmosphere, choices all superb. Semi-freddo (semi fria on menu) was the perfect ending. Fond memories d'Italia da molti anni fa...

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Thank Barb S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We looked for a break of all the local Mexican food - and found it! This is a great place, great food (Pasta, Pizza, Meat, Fish), great service. Only a few blocks from the Zocalo. The owners are Italien, so they know their job. They even have a good Cava 😀 and service speaks good English. Also good for families.

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Thank ctillr
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

Really lovely place with delicious salad and pizza. Service was excellent and the owners were lovely as well. Will definitely come back.

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Thank Debra B
Bainbridge Island, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

Stopped in for the mid-afternoon meal. Starving! Problem solved. I enjoyed a beautiful salad with seafood -- exquisite, fine flavors elegantly come together in perfection on a plate. Next came a gorgeous layered eggplant dish, as lovingly and artfully prepared as the salad. The diner next to me was equally pleased with her fish entree, murmuring with happiness at each... More 

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Thank Linda R
Dublin, Ireland
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

We had a family meal last week and really enjoyed the experience. It was our first trip to Oaxaca and we would highly rate the city too. We went through the tents of the teachers on the way there but it was perfectly easy. Delicious pastas and deadly pizzas were the order of the evening. Great atmosphere with a tea... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Very fresh fruit salad and pasta with cherry tomatoes was delicious especially after a week of mole. The courtyard room is beautiful and the service could not be better.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$9 - $19
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Vicente Guerrero 319, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 951 514 9750

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