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“Great food, great service and good prices”

Cafe Bistrot Epicuro
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Ranked #8 of 507 Restaurants in Oaxaca
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $9 - $19
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romantic
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: La carta de Epicuro esta diseñada para ofrecer una aventura de sabores y óptima calidad , toda nuestra política y atención contempla a la satisfacción total del cliente, el local es dividido entre el primer piso dedicado al restaurante y la terraza al segundo piso con vista en la que servimos nuestra pizza a l'horno a leña y otras especialidades ! Acompaña a la carta regular de entradas, pastas, carnes y pescados, una rotacion de platillos especiales preparados creativamente y con versatilidad, a partir de ingredientes frescos de la estacion o que entraron en la canasta del Chef, en gran medida se trata de insumos organicos que favorecen enormemente la salud y el sabor.
Reviewed January 2, 2013

Excellent Italian food. The service was really good, extremely attentive (this being high season-December holidays).
Very cozy and friendly. Great for big families, couples or even to enjoy a meal by yourself.
Must try desserts and pizza!

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Thank Stepherina
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Reviewed January 1, 2013

I agree with the other reviews that the restaurant's service was outstanding. Our waiter was attentive and helpful.I would rate service with 5 stars . The location was quiet, comfortable and romantic. However, the food was below average. The meat was overcooked and dry. The pasta plain which isn't always bad but when mixed with little taste leads to disappointment.

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Reviewed December 11, 2012

After reading about Epicuro on TA, we felt we had to try it. We have been coming to Oaxaca for years, so we are always looking for somewhere new. We weren't disappointed. Great looking spot and very comfortable & bright, and nicely decorated. The owner soon introduced himself and was very gracious and between the waiter and owner, we had a very nice lunch. A fruit and lettuce salad was preceded with a little appetizer - a veggie tart, and both were delicious. We followed with a penne with prawn, zucchini and red onion. Also delicious, but there could have been a couple more prawns. The only hiccup was the coffee machine wasn't turned on and we were in early so we had to wait for coffees. In the meantime, we ordered a panna cotta that was out of this world - the best I have had anywhere, and then they comped the coffees because of the long wait . A very nice luch and judging from the focaccia we tasted in the bread basket, we will be back for very delicious pizza at a later date.

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Reviewed November 8, 2012

I had 2 meals, spectacular pasta, right level of cooking time and amazing taste driven from excellent ingredients quality. 5 star service and excentric owners! Highly recomended...

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Thank GianlucaPettiti
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Reviewed October 25, 2012

We visited the Bistro Cafe Epicuro today for lunch based on TripAdvisor recommendations. We were not disappointed. Only a few blocks from the Zocolo, we would have missed seeing it as it is not on the most traveled tourist street. The ambiance was so relaxing. Gloria our waitress was so patient, attentive, and kind to us. The food was unique and yet Italian. We loved every bit of this place, even the restrooms. Thank you TripAdvisor writers.

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1  Thank sqpeg
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