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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
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“soup” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 6:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Carretera Pto. Angel Km 23.5, San Martin Tilcajete 71506, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 51 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Jens R
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

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

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.

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

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,

Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Place is really nice. Red mole chicken was delicious (some Indian flavors), salad with pomegranate was also nice.More

Thank doritNugie
David E, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Azucena Zapoteca, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2017

Thank you for taking the time of writing a review. I'm very glad to know that you liked our Red Mole chicken. Our Mole Sauce is made in the premises with more than 40 ingredients including cacao and many varieties of chilies. We hope to...More

Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

This place has amazing food at a great price! It also has some shopping available. The colors of the place are great and the service awesome!More

Thank PABLO G
David E, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Azucena Zapoteca, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2017

Dear Pablo, Thank you for your kind words. I'm glad to know that you had a good time at Azucena Zapoteca, I let you know that we are constantly improving our service in order to give our visitors the best of us every day. Kind...More

Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

Nice place, great food including typical mole. Beautiful building and decoration. I had the best chocolate of my life.More

Thank Cachinsky
David E, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Azucena Zapoteca, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2017

Dear Cachinsky, Thank you for taking the time of sharing your experience. I'm very glad to know that you had the best chocolate so far. I let you know that our chocolate is made from organic cacao beans and prepared in the traditional way with...More

Reviewed November 16, 2016

We stopped at Azucena on our way south from Oaxaca while touring the local towns. The food was delicious and we had no complaints about the service. There were plenty of patrons enjoying their meals as well. It is an easy stop right off the...More

Thank NedGrimley
David E, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Azucena Zapoteca, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2017

Dear Ned, Thank you for sharing your experience, I'm glad to know that you enjoyed your visit to Azucena Zapoteca. Until the next time. Best Regards,

Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

This lunch was as if your Oaxacan Grandmother made it (because she may have). The food is prepared in the open kitchen right by the main dining area by a woman who clearly has done this for decades. The food was simple, straight forward, and...More

Thank JamieSeaSull
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, 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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