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El Sabor de Oaxaca

Av. Guamuchil 206, Huatulco, Mexico
+52 958 587 0060
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mole” (38 reviews)
“sampler” (8 reviews)
“quesadillas” (11 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Mexican, Latin
$$ - $$$
Av. Guamuchil 206, Huatulco, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

being in Oaxaca, I felt it be a sin to not have some mole. So we went to El Sabor based on reviews and recommendations. The drinks are nice and cold, the mole negro is absolutely wonderful, but the coloratita mole (red) is bland and...More

Thank Ray L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a wonderful restaurant and although it serves similar food to other restaurants (although there are many Oaxacan dishes on the menu which are amazing) the quality is much higher.

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant was recommended from a local friend. Suggested this one so we experience the Oaxaca style and flavors of their food. Glad we went!

Thank Don C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Started with sangria, then ordered 3 more bottles because it was so good. The wine in the Sangria was the right sweetness, even though there was a low amount of fruit. Had black bean sauce beef and pork, which was perfectly seasoned and thin, over...More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

We have dinner here at least once every trip. Great for authentic Oaxacan cuisine. I love their sangria, and my favorite dish is the Pollo Estofado. Their moles are all excellent as well.

Thank mariaguapa
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Where to begin.... Arrived and was seated immediately (there was no one else there). Started out ok, waiter pleasant enough, took our drink order, brought menus, and downhill it went, like an icy black diamond run... The waiter brought a plate of fried tortillas that...More

2  Thank lovetotravel1_10
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We had dinner here based on the good reviews we saw on Trip Advisor. We were very pleased with the appearance of the restaurant. It was very nicely decorated and welcoming. We had the Oxaca sampler plate which was truly excellent. It was too much...More

Thank KeishaT
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is in the small town la crucecita in front of the Market very Close to the main Square.the good it's excellent and very tasty. 100%. Mexican food Oaxaca.

1  Thank Genaro C
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

If you want to taste the food from Oaxaca, this is the place to go. They offer a great variety of local food. You can order the sample plate(which is almost a meal in itself) and try a little bit of everything, including their black...More

2  Thank Marta D
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This place is has a very nice atmosphere but the food is really the best part! The oaxacan flavors are great and varied I wish I had time to sample everything!

1  Thank Mz S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Guamuchil 206, Huatulco, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Huatulco
  • Phone Number: +52 958 587 0060
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