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Azucena Zapoteca

Carretera Pto. Angel Km 23.5, San Martin Tilcajete 71506, Mexico
+52 951 524 9227
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“soup” (7 reviews)
“mole” (6 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Carretera Pto. Angel Km 23.5, San Martin Tilcajete 71506, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to Oaxaca several times over the years and if I had created a menu of my favorite Oaxacan comfort food this is it, plus they had a few I somehow missed in the past. I especially enjoyed the Tetelas, and my husband loved...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Cathie W
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Truly, this is a beautiful restaurant. The ambience is worth the visit. The food is presented beautifully, like a work of art. The service was not good on our visit. I believe that they simply forgot about our order. We had to reorder. When it...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Tautog
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

Just perfect. The atmosphere is incredible. Then they opened the ceiling and it brightened up the whole place again. The chile en nogada was outstanding the flavours just explode. Then came the Amarillo mole and colaradito mole. OMG. Best we have tasted so far. Everything...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank O1572IMdavidb
Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is literally surrounded by art. It is in the middle of the Jacobo & Maria Angeles showroom. The food includes both Mexican and a good old fashioned chicken salad. Great chicken soup too and reasonably priced wine. The staff are lovely. It is...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank jennyjb2016
Dubhe M, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Azucena Zapoteca, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2018

Thank you very much for take the time to share this comment with us, we are pleased to know that you enjoyed your experience at Azucena Zapoteca. We hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you again.

Reviewed November 6, 2017

This restaurant offers the full sense of al fresco dining with tables that wrap around the small center dining room. The food is inspired by local Zapotec recipes and is fresh, well-presented and "muy delicioso". I am very fond of the Pechuga Colibri, a boneless...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank capracornio
Carolina H, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Azucena Zapoteca, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2017

Good morning Thank you very much for taking the time to share your review, we are pleased to know that you enjoyed your experience at Azucena Zapoteca. We hope that soon we will have the opportunity to welcome you again. Until next time!

Reviewed September 17, 2017

Lovely place and food Good service, nice atmosphere, nice decoration, excellent food Stop there for lunch, you will not regret it

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Jens R
Carolina H, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Azucena Zapoteca, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2017

Good afternoon Jens Thank you very much for taking the time to share your review, we are pleased to know that you enjoyed your experience at Azucena Zapoteca. We hope that soon we will have the opportunity to welcome you again. Until next time!

Reviewed March 30, 2017

Azucena Zapoteca is a lovely oasis of a restaurant on an otherwise hot and dusty road about 40 minutes south of Oaxaca. The restaurant offers lots of seating covered on a patio. We enjoyed a delicious chicken with grasshoppers (really much better than it might...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank dlscps
David E, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Azucena Zapoteca, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2017

Thank you for sharing your comments, I'm glad to know that you had a good time in our Restaurant. We hope to see you again during your next visit to San Martín Tilcajete Oaxaca. I let you know that we are renewing our dessert menu....More

Reviewed March 20, 2017

This jewel of a traditional Oaxacan restaurant is directly across the highway from San Martin Tilcajete, a tiny pueblo known for its alebrijes (painted wood animal sculptures). As we exited the car the aromas from the wood burning outdoor camals immediately had our mouths watering,...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank RovingMouth
Dubhe M, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Azucena Zapoteca, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2017

Dear Edith, Thank you for sharing your comments, I'm glad to know that you had a good time at our restaurant, we hope to see you again during your next trip to San Martín Tilcajete, Oaxaca. Best Regards

Reviewed March 16, 2017

this is a restaurant where you will eat typical Oaxaca cuisine. It is set in a lovely garden with open spaces.

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank edithguerra
David E, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Azucena Zapoteca, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2017

Dear Edith, Thank you for sharing your comments, I'm glad to know that you had a good time at our restaurant, we hope to see you again during your next trip to San Martín Tilcajete, Oaxaca. Best Regards

Reviewed February 28, 2017

This exquisite restaurant is right at the end of the road fromSan Martin Tilcajete, one of the wood-carving, alebrije villages. Three of us attended the annual Carnaval (think Mardi Gras) today, and as I'd been to Azucena Zapoteca twice before at this location, I suggested...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Katharyn R
David E, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Azucena Zapoteca, responded to this reviewResponded March 2, 2017

Dear Katharyn, Thank you for sharing your opinion, I'm glad to know that you enjoyed your visit to Azucena Zapoteca Restaurant. We hope to see you again during your next visit to San Martín Tilcajete, Oaxaca. Best Regards,

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Pto. Angel Km 23.5, San Martin Tilcajete 71506, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  San Martin Tilcajete
  • Phone Number: +52 951 524 9227
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Description
The best option to enjoy a typical Oaxacan meal, accompanied with hand made Tortillas, made with the corn that we harvest ourselves. Visit the Oaxacan Art Gallery located inside the Restaurant.
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