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Mexita

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Calle Federico Ortiz Armegol # 105 | Colonia Reforma Sobre Calzada Porfirio Diaz, Oaxaca 68050, Mexico
5202180
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14:30 - 22:00
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Sun 14:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 14:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 14:30 - 22:30
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Freeport, Illinois
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336 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 213 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a little out of the way but worth the cheap taxi ride. When we arrived I was disappointed that the lasagna was not longer on the menu. The owner happened to be there and said if you want lasagna I will make it for you and he did. the best ever!! You need to realize the name... More 

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Thank ebenezer15
Mexico City, Mexico
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111 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The first time I visited this Italian restaurant(used to locate at center) was 2 years ago and I felt the pizza with home made dough (klin baked) was very impressed! Although they changed the location far away from the center, their pizza still tasted amazing! Price range of pizza: MXN$120~260

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Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I read about this place online and decided to try it for a change of pace from all the mole restaurants. The restaurant is located about 10 minutes by taxi from the center of town (it's a fairly long, indirect walk, so better to hail a cab for this place). It's located on the other side of town, in a... More 

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Puerto Escondido, Mexico
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had been told that the pizza here was fabulous. I had the margherita with cheese and prosciutto. It was very good, likely the best in Oaxaca, but I've only tried a couple other local pizza joints. There's no questioning the restaurant's popularity in spite of its priciness. I visited at 3:30 on a Friday afternoon and most of the... More 

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michigan
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89 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Incredibly good italian food, served in a lovely restaurant with outside as well as inside seating... The owner as well as the staff are highly knowledgeable and serve delicious food... Great salads, great pastas excellent desserts... everything is made in house including the wine...the mozzarella is wonderful and it is a pleasure to eat in this relaxed pleasant atmosphere... We... More 

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Mahahual, Mexico
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77 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

We ate late on a Sunday evening and ordered the prosciutto and cheese platter and their house wine to start with, Very tasty, although more capers would have been nice. One of us ordered the ravioli and I had the margarita pizza. The ravioli was very tasty but could of used some herbs in the ricotta. As for the pizza,... More 

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Oak Park, Illinois
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169 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Mexita serves delicious Italian food in a relaxing, yet elegant environment. The service is excellent. We were served an amuse bouche of bruschetta. The melon and prosciutto was very good. They make the mozzarella in house and is served with delicious bread. Pasta courses were well prepared.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We came in for a late lunch, and everything was outrageously delicious! We had cannelloni and a margherita pizza. The owner is really engaged in every aspect of the restaurant, and is also really nice! We may just come back during our short stay in Oaxaca.

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Oaxaca, Mexico
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

This review is long overdue for my wife and I have been patrons of Mexita for years. My wife and I are in the hospitality business with 3 B&B's we run with our family as well as several apartments in downtown Oaxaca. Mexita is always on the top of the list of places to eat when speaking with our new... More 

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Tadley, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

A group of us went here for a meal on our final night in Oaxaca, and to celebrate the birthday of one of our group. The restaurant has a great ambience, and we had about four pizzas between us. The pizzas were great, and the desserts we had (Tiramisu, Profiteroles, and Red Berry Cake) were also very good. Prices are... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 19
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
14:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
14:30 - 22:00
Thursday
14:30 - 22:00
Friday
14:30 - 22:30
Saturday
14:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Federico Ortiz Armegol # 105 | Colonia Reforma Sobre Calzada Porfirio Diaz, Oaxaca 68050, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: 5202180
Description
Mexita es un restaurante de cocina SurItaliana, de antiguas origines Napolitanas.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?