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Casa Crespo Restaurant

) #305 of 413 Restaurants in Oaxaca ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Allende 107 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 516 0918
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible26%
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“stone soup” (6 reviews)
“seafood soup” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
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Allende 107 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We saw the rooftop setting and thought we would give it a try for a quick drink before heading to another spot for dinner. The waiter was helpful in understanding our crappy Spanish. The view of Templo Santo Domingo was lovely. We ordered tamarind mezcal...More

Thank Wanderlusting61
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Our group of 4 wasted a dining opportunity in Oaxaca by going to Casa Crespo Saturday night. We should have left when our waitress told us that many of the items on the menu were not available -- and we were there early. What finally...More

1  Thank Beth R
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Really worthwhile going for a cooking lesson; its good fun and Oscar makes an effort to help you learn how to adapt ingredients to cook at home. The restaurant is also open for bookings for dinner.

Thank chervilandrubies
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I went on a Sunday evening around 7 PM. Pros: -Rooftop seating with gorgeous view of Templo Santo Domingo Cons: -Bathrooms were unsanitary, disgusting -Amateur DJ on rooftop was BLASTING electronic music -Very limited menu (seriously, like 2 entrees and 5 starters)...More

1  Thank PoScoby
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Gorgeous rooftop views with al fresco dining. Wonderful local cuisine prepared by an award-winning chef. Cooking school offered there too. It was a bit chilly in the evening in late October so we suggest taking a wrap with you.

Thank texascinzia
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

A stone throw from beautiful Sto Domingo this restaurant/bar and chocolate shop gas a scenic rooftop bar, great for drinks with the scenic view of Oaxaca by night

Thank AstridGO
Reviewed 6 November 2016

This rooftop bar and restaurant has excellent views of the cathedral and a friendly staff. The rooftop is not particularly well lit so you might struggle to see your food unfortunately. The stone soup was the reason I came. Seafood soup prepared cold and then...More

Thank Ben Y
Reviewed 28 June 2016

My wife and I were new to the City of Oaxaca and on our 1st night in the Historic District of the city, we decided to take in some nightlife on their Roof Top. We loved the scenic view fresh air and beautiful landscape. Had...More

Thank Julian M
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Fuimos a este lugar porque lo sugerido en una guía. Si bien tiene una linda terraza con vista a Santo Domigo, la comida no tiene nada de especial y el lugar estaba desocupada. Adicionalmente, los precios son muy elevados en comparación con otros restaurante. Habiendo...More

1  Thank Amadorosuna
Reviewed 10 March 2016

Total respect for the great restaurants, innovative chefs in Oaxaca, sorry to rate mediocre and to be honest I only had the "Oaxaca Sabe" taster menu. (Oaxaca Sabe is a multi-restaurant promotional where you get a set menu of three choices with an alcoholic drink...More

1  Thank HappyinHK888
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Jess R
Buenas tardes! Les estoy mandando un mail para preguntar sobre la cena de fin de año, menú y costo. Pero me rebota el mail, dice que no es el correo. jerocri guión bajo upn arroba yahoo punto com punto mx es el mío. Gracias
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Allende 107 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 951 516 0918
  • E-mail
MINDBLOWING CULINARY EXPERIENCEIf you want to have one of those fantastic experiences when it comes to culinary arts, check Casa Crespo Restaurant. Oscar Carrizosa the chef has a particular talent when combining the most ordinary ingredients, creating this way dishes that you certainly find memorable.