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La Jicara

_Porfirio Diaz 1105 | colonia Luis Jimenez Figueroa, Oaxaca 68070, Mexico
+52 951 205 1450
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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_Porfirio Diaz 1105 | colonia Luis Jimenez Figueroa, Oaxaca 68070, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Soup, salad, main dish of vegetable in mole sauce over pureed potatoes, dessert and coffee for 100 pesos. Healthy and tasty.

Thank Anne K
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Restaurnat was very close to our B&b. Looks definitely a bit different. People were very friendly and food was good but nothing extraordinary. Carful with the local Mezcal, a good chance for a terrible headache. (not sure about thequality of the production process)

Thank DundM1982
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Try the Curried Chicken, or the Pescado - delicious! Also many local craft beers. There is entertainment at 8:30. It has a children's & adult bookstore Closed on Sunday. Rustic setting. Some natural foods for sale, granolas, jellies soaps etc.

Thank Trina K
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

They appear to be trying too hard. I love tasty and unique food. The food here was unique, but they forgot about the tasty part. The service was excellent however.

Thank TripAffine
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I visited for two reasons - one was that the reviews here on tp were good and the second was that I was getting sick of meat based tacos every day! When in Rome eh? The reviews didn't disappoint. In off the busy street lies...More

1  Thank devlio
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

The food at La Jicara is delicious and wholesome. They have specials every day, including vegan, vegetarian and paleo options. Not open on Sundays.

Thank FrequentTraveler6464
Reviewed 29 March 2016

A lovely restaurant with a good selection of vegetarian dishes. The restaurant has a patio like setting with a covered roof. There is a book store attached to the restaurant. The beer was cold, the server was so pleasant and the chocolate dessert was mouth...More

Thank 8sassy
Reviewed 16 March 2016

It was great to discover this delicious vegan/vegetarian cooperative cafe, with a fantastic independent press bookshop attached. The atmosphere is relaxed and welcoming, and the food fresh, organic and tasty. The lunch of the day deal, with 3 courses is a real bargain.

Thank Julie R
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Restaurant, bookstore, cultural center.. Very casual. Gay friendly. Political. Great tostada appetizers, I had one of carrot salad, another of kim chi. A wide selection of beers.. There's a platform for presentations - on one of my visits a transsexual gave a lengthy talk on...More

Thank Leo T
Reviewed 8 October 2015

We sat down for more than 20 min before anyone came to take our order. The food was actually good, but by all means, do not look into the kitchen, as you will encounter with no higine standards whatsoever; the two cooks do not use...More

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 11
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
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Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: _Porfirio Diaz 1105 | colonia Luis Jimenez Figueroa, Oaxaca 68070, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 951 205 1450
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