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La Casa de la Abuela

) #26 of 445 Restaurants in Oaxaca ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican, Latin
Calle Hidalgo 616, Oaxaca, Mexico
+52 951 516 3544
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“mole negro” (19 reviews)
“moles” (62 reviews)
“tortillas” (15 reviews)
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Calle Hidalgo 616, Oaxaca, Mexico
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121 - 130 of 194 reviews

Reviewed 2 June 2013

The good was excellent I had "pollo a la Oaxaqueña" it's marinated with oregano. Very good! My boyfriend had "mole negro" also delicious! The waiter was super nice and he was very intuitive about what we wanted, very helpful. We also had a mezcal that...More

Thank Arleney88
Reviewed 16 May 2013

We got advised by a waiter of a previous restaurant in Oaxaca to try out La casa de la Abuela. We were told that this was a place to try out some traditional Oaxacan dishes. The location of the restaurant is great. It is located...More

Thank Quinian
Reviewed 11 April 2013

The reviews that we read suggested that this place is where local Mexicans go to eat, and the location seemed like it could be nice, on a second floor overlooking the zócalo. In hindsight, we should have turned around and left as soon as we...More

Thank Basiluzzo
Reviewed 5 April 2013

Excellent food. like home made, authentic Oaxacan food. its in second floor with great views to the socalo.

1  Thank arcie4
Reviewed 4 April 2013

We went for dinner and had a table by the window overlooking the bustling Zocalo. The location was superb, there was live music in the Zocalo which we could listen to as we ate and took advantage of the great people-watching. The restaurant is nicely...More

Thank MaRth2
Reviewed 2 April 2013

We loved this basic restaurant and had an incredible mole negro on our first night in Oaxaca. The restaurant is nothing fancy but provides a wonderful meal with a great view of the zocalo from the 2nd story windows. Put it on your restaurant list,...More

Thank Mexgato
Reviewed 2 April 2013

This restaurant, located on the corner of the Zócalo and with views to it is a perfect place to sit down, relax and sample great Oaxacan food. We are Mexican and go there often. The food is straighforward, such as you would find in the...More

Thank frontera60
Reviewed 1 April 2013

Best thing was the atmosphere and the view of the Zocalo. The service was also excellent, I ordered tortilla soup, which is my favorite Mexican dish that I try to sample at all Mexican restaurants. It was good, but not hot, the way I like...More

Thank Diane A
Reviewed 1 April 2013

food was well done and the location's perfect! and one would expect the price to be a total over-the-top but was in fact a very reasonable ones.

Thank muwing
Reviewed 31 March 2013

the restaurant is situated on the first floor of one of the corners at the zocalo square. The view is brilliant and you should at least have a table at the window,- balcony side. The food is okay and i was somehow worried about the...More

Thank Ronaldo S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Hidalgo 616, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 951 516 3544
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