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Gardenia 902 | La Crucecita, Huatulco 70987, Mexico
+52 958 587 1135
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“french toast” (50 reviews)
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Mexican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Gardenia 902 | La Crucecita, Huatulco 70987, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have spent many a day working on my laptop thanks to their wonderful wifi and A/C, sipping on a glass of red and enjoying all they have to offer on their menu. The food is always excellent and consistently great! All the staff feel...More

Thank hammysurf
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was our favorite restaurant in Huatulco. We ate several meals at the Terra-Cotta over our two week vacation and we always enjoyed the food. Breakfasts, lunches and dinners were all excellent. The staff provided great service. The costs were more than reasonable. And the...More

Thank blainev2013
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is one of the better restaurants in town with a wide variety of dishes. We tried it on four different occasions for lunch and dinner. Every meal was top notch.

Thank empirechris
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gourmet Oaxacan authentic food at small price of less than$16 per meal! Try the 3 types of Mole enchiladas.Drink a local Mezcales straight.

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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We shared the queso fundido for an appetizer. They were out of chapolines but it was still good. The fish of the day was dorado. We had one with a creamy poblano sauce, one crusted with coconut and one a la Veracruz . All were...More

Thank FBeveridge
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

My partner and I ate Terra-Cotta numerous times while in Huatulco and every experience was excellent. The food is delicious and the service is top notch, all for a very fair price. It is by far the best restaurant in town whether for breakfast, lunch...More

Thank CMatt415
Reviewed 26 June 2017

I was hosting three friends for dinner and chose Terra-Cotta for its location and that it offered air conditioning. Not disappointed, and as a bonus the food and drink was quite good and the prices very reasonable. Nicely done!

Thank Brian J
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

A pleasant average​ restaurant for food. Exceptional wine list with good pricing. Cocktails NOT true to type, too much sugar. Many servers who put in the effort. Tierra y Mar, see foto. Filete & Shrimps High Quality. Vegetables- soggy & overcooked. Rice - salty. Chipotle...More

Thank nedcajun
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This is a very nice restaurant located in the center of town. Very large menu with lots of different choices.

Thank Friday252
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I thought this was a nicer restaurant, but families galore were patronizing it. High chairs, noise, strollers, babies ...... Not an exclusive placeMore

Thank Di B
sam c, Propietario at Terra-Cotta, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

We are sorry to hear that you were unhappy seeing families dining with their children in our establishment. Mexico is a family-oriented society where it is very common to see entire extended families enjoying a meal together. Our restaurant is very popular and with our...More

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24 February 2016|
Response from Brian C | Reviewed this property |
It is quite inexpensive to eat there. Restaurants in general are inexpensive in Huatulco, but this one has prices lower than the norm even though the food is excellent and the décor is classy. You can have a meal for two... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gardenia 902 | La Crucecita, Huatulco 70987, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Huatulco
  • Phone Number: +52 958 587 1135
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When you're in the mood for good times, pleasant dining and great cuisine, Terra-Cotta can't be beat. This air-conditioned restaurant offers an inviting atmosphere that is perfect for casual dining with family and friends. The menu at Terra-Cotta features a wide array of great selections made only from the freshest and highest quality ingredients, with something sure to please every member of your group. Terra-Cotta has established itself as one of Huatulco's favorite culinary destinations and is sure to offer you an enjoyable dining experience every time you visit.
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