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La Teca Restaurant

Violetas 200A, Oaxaca, Mexico
+52 951 515 0563
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (19 reviews)
“tamales” (19 reviews)
“chili” (4 reviews)
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All hours
Mexican, Latin, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Violetas 200A, Oaxaca, Mexico
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Surprisingly good food ... after arriving at itanoni at their closing time, a local recommended we try la teca. We could yelp to b unhelpful so we decided to take a chance. The server recommended a Plato which we tried ... as assortment of of...More

Thank fanatictraveler
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

If your looking for authentic ITSMO cuisine, these place is the real flavor, color, texture, taste, and people. In a relax and low profile neighborhood house these restaurant is but far in a relation price quality the best Ismo food that you can find in...More

Thank Manoletta
Reviewed 4 May 2017

If you like fried food, fish and meat, this is the place for you. Offering authentic recipes from the Isthmus, this is a very popular place with locals and tourists from across Mexico

Thank CathKumar
Reviewed 20 December 2016

This was the best meal during our stay in Oaxaca. The Plato Ismeño is fantastic, the chile relleno, the estofado, the enmoladas, and the house mezcal, all excellent. We went back the next day. Make reservations!

Thank Della B
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Restaurants trend in Oaxaca, like in any foodie city (and this is definitely a foodie place!). When my family comes to visit me here, we go out looking for the best food, and we found it here. I'm talking about food that hits your tastebuds...More

Thank Yaxchi
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Step off the busy street into the front of the restaurant for some amazing food.... however, ask to be seated in the garden and you will be amazed at the beautiful setting. We ordered the tasting menu, which isn't listed as an option but they...More

Thank KGGFamily
Reviewed 11 June 2016

We went twice for dinner during our stay in Oaxaca. After a somewhat bland meal at casa Oaxaca, we found the food at la Teca to be much more flavorful. It is a simple, not ostentatious restaurant with honest home style cooking. Great stuffed dried...More

Thank pbkretchmer
Reviewed 22 May 2016

the food was excellent so were the wait service there, drinks were cold and they called us a cab to get back to the hotel in the rain storm.

Thank mike s
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Food was really good!! Garnachas, chicken relleno con mole rojo outstanding... And mescal reposado was a nice touch. Ambience and comfort was just ok...watch out no credit cards accepted.

Thank parvati2016
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Seven of us admitted foodies ate at La Teca in the delightful patio garden. After drink orders, our waiter suggested (brilliantly) that we try a luncheon tasting menu, e.g. a sampling menu of their most authentic, signature dishes. We loved everything, and most especially the...More

Thank Peter B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
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Open Hours
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Violetas 200A, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 951 515 0563
  • E-mail
Traditional food from the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, all made when you order, all delicious. A garden area available when it's not too chilly or rainy. Wonderful art, and great service.
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