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1063 Vine Street, Healdsburg, CA
707-433-2411
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 30
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 10
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  • 0
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Fantastic Mexican food

Located in a strip center near the Safeway store. Carnitas is super, the best that I have ever had. My wife's Mole Negro De Oaxaca was darn good too. Guacamole - small - was small and the only item of less value $5.50. Margaritas $9.00 each.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
buzkal
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San Luis Obispo, California
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San Luis Obispo, California
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74 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in a strip center near the Safeway store. Carnitas is super, the best that I have ever had. My wife's Mole Negro De Oaxaca was darn good too. Guacamole - small - was small and the only item of less value $5.50. Margaritas $9.00 each.

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Thank buzkal
Nice, United States
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While the food was presented very pleasantly, it was very bland and tasteless for Mexican food. The rice had no flavor at all and the carnitas tasted like a pork roast cooked with no seasonings.

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Thank Cheryl L
Petaluma, California
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My first exposure to Oxoacan food was a good one. The cuisine is refreshingly different from other Mexican restaurants. The ambience is cozy and the servioce was excellent.

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Thank Vasanti J
La Canada, California
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578 reviews
337 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 392 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

This place does not serve regular Mexican food...all their dishes are a little "gourmet". E.g., their Mexican pizza has cabbage on it! One entree was "infused" with avocado leaves...whatever that means! Their pre-dinner chips were dry...when I tried to salt them, the salt just slid right off! Margaritas were strong. They tasted like they were made the old fashioned way...with... More 

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Thank Rogerdob
Oregon, Wisconsin
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

We searched pretty hard when we arrived in Healdsburg to find a restaurant where we could get some authentic Mexican homemade goodness. Oaxaca region was not something we expected to find, so we were pleasantly surprised to say the least. When we pulled into Healdsburg for the night, we spotted a couple places we could have tried, but one was... More 

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Thank J J
Healdsburg, California
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

There are many taquerias in Healdsburg...even Zagat rated believe it or not, but after years of eating here in town I think Agave is clearly the best Mexican restaurant in Healdsburg. The restaurant interior is unique in that it is attractive and comfortable. The colors are nice and the atmosphere is pleasant. But the proof is in the food. Love... More 

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Thank mrt1955
Healdsburg, CA
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

Always attentive service, even reminding us to take our to go box after we'd left the table. Refilled my soda automatically (asking first of course). I love the mango and fresh salad on the taco. side of black beans - a delicious semi-healthy meal for me!

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Thank PinkGrapes
Sebastopol, California
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123 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

This is Mexican food from the Oaxaca region and is very different in flavors from other Mexican foods. The foods are very fresh and full of flavors. Very friendly staff and helpful with menu choices. Great tequila bar as well. You need to try a dish with mole and read the story of how it's made. You'll go back!

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Thank GRS-SJS
Ukiah, California
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

I love real Mexican food. I get tired of them all tasting the same. This place has good food. Different favors and choices. Great staff and from what I hear great drinks. I drive 45min frequently to eat here

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Thank whichwitch629
Sonoma County, California
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58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

Very friendly staff, delicious food, and good atmosphere. One of the better Mexican restaurants in town.

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Thank Carissa R

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1063 Vine Street, Healdsburg, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Healdsburg
  • Phone Number: 707-433-2411

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm

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