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Calle Federico Ortiz Armegol # 105 | Colonia Reforma Sobre Calzada Porfirio Diaz, Oaxaca 68050, Mexico
5202180
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2:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 2:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 2:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Mahahual, Mexico
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76 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We ate late on a Sunday evening and ordered the prosciutto and cheese platter and their house wine to start with, Very tasty, although more capers would have been nice. One of us ordered the ravioli and I had the margarita pizza. The ravioli was very tasty but could of used some herbs in the ricotta. As for the pizza,... More 

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Oak Park, Illinois
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99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mexita serves delicious Italian food in a relaxing, yet elegant environment. The service is excellent. We were served an amuse bouche of bruschetta. The melon and prosciutto was very good. They make the mozzarella in house and is served with delicious bread. Pasta courses were well prepared.

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Thank SuAnne L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

We came in for a late lunch, and everything was outrageously delicious! We had cannelloni and a margherita pizza. The owner is really engaged in every aspect of the restaurant, and is also really nice! We may just come back during our short stay in Oaxaca.

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Thank Kori R
Oaxaca, Mexico
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016

This review is long overdue for my wife and I have been patrons of Mexita for years. My wife and I are in the hospitality business with 3 B&B's we run with our family as well as several apartments in downtown Oaxaca. Mexita is always on the top of the list of places to eat when speaking with our new... More 

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Tadley, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

A group of us went here for a meal on our final night in Oaxaca, and to celebrate the birthday of one of our group. The restaurant has a great ambience, and we had about four pizzas between us. The pizzas were great, and the desserts we had (Tiramisu, Profiteroles, and Red Berry Cake) were also very good. Prices are... More 

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Thank 734GregW
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67 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Nice place to come for something NOT Mexican. Loved the wood oven pizzas and fresh arugula salads. Great service and looking forward to returning in October when I want something non Mexican. Got to keep and eye out for it but worth the effort!

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Thank Goldengate3
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016

As an Italian who has spent a lot of time in Naples, I am very picky with my pizza, however Mexita was like entering the center of Naples. Incredibly authentic Italian food and perfect for a fancy occasion (I went for my birthday). The owner is present, speaking Italian to his coworkers and offering diners a shot of his delicious... More 

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Thank Gemma C
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107 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

I've been reading that the place is managed by an Italian so (being Italian too) I wanted to try some real Italian pizza after months of Mexican food: not disappointed at all!! The pizza is the real one from Napoli, the best I've found here in Mexico up to now and better of many places in Italy too. Trust me... More 

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michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2016

We keep returning to Mexita as we love every thing about it... The food is authentic , delicious and well prepared... The atmosphere is friendly and the owner who seems to always be on the premises, makes you feel welcome. Some restaurants in the City of Oaxaca could really learn from this gentleman... We had amazing Italian dishes as well... More 

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Brit Columbia-Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 8, 2016 via mobile

This is by far the best Italian food in the city. Very fresh, quality ingredients and incredible flavor. We tried two different pasta dishes. Both were spectacular. They bring a complimentary appetizer as well as fresh sourdough bread and an after dinner limoncello which is a perfect finish. Also enjoyed the house wine from Queretero. Victor our server speaks excellent... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $19
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
2:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
2:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
2:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
2:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
2:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Federico Ortiz Armegol # 105 | Colonia Reforma Sobre Calzada Porfirio Diaz, Oaxaca 68050, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: 5202180
Description
Mexita es un restaurante de cocina SurItaliana, de antiguas origines Napolitanas.

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