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La Gran Torta

Calle Porfirio Diaz No. 208 | Centro Historico, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 501 0100
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“pozole” (23 reviews)
“torte” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin
Calle Porfirio Diaz No. 208 | Centro Historico, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is an old standby for me. I usually hit it the night I arrive in Oaxaca because it is close to where I stay.. I have never had anything other than Pozole but have been with friends who have sampled more widely. My wife...More

Thank ed
Reviewed 5 days ago

What a find! This is a very cosy restaurant both catering to locals and tourists (Spanish-only menu, no English spoken) where you can get healthy low-fat but delicious food, namely either local soups or tortas, i.e. Mexican sandwiches (you could also say: the Mexican version...More

Thank FoodMonsterTravels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At this family run restaurant, one can enjoy a very tasty bowl of pozole. I tried the pozole rojo last night and enjoyed every last drop of the soup. I have tasted a number of good pozoles in my travels around Mexico and this rates...More

Thank Grousedoctor
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Don’t get taken away by the “bread (torta)” in the name, it’s also an excellent pozoleria, featuring multiple choices of delicious Mexican soup of pozole. One can even get vegetarians pozoles! Other food such as enchiladas in dark mole was also very good. Great services,...More

Thank TOsunnyfirst
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We loved this place - many different types of pozole. My husband has tried several as we travel through Mexico, and he declared the Guerrero the best yet! Kids tortas were good too. All for under $300 !!

Thank grubwrangler
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Pozole is what one orders here, despite the name. The restaurant opens around 5:00-ish and stays open quite late. The ambience is very plain and basic and the clientele tends to be local. One can select pork or chicken pozole. The bowl comes nice and...More

Thank bmillerOaxaca
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Authentic Mexican restaurant, way nicer than the fancy places around. I'll definitely come back here.

Thank Yvanka S
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Large bowls of pozole, good prices, and open late. I like the chicharrón, the tostades and salsas that come with the pozole. The other food items we ordered such as tlayudas and enchiladas were just ok. We are kinda turned off from going back because...More

Thank Pajaritoviejero
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Came here to try some authentic pozole and it was incredible! I asked the waiter for his favorite and he recommended the head and leg pozole. It was so freaking good!! I've had other pozoles before and after and they don't compare at all. My...More

Thank elijah c
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome. We went here twice during a 4 night stay in Oaxaca. First time round we had veggie pozole, and avocado and bean tostadas with a couple of beers. The service was quick and the price ridiculously low. The second time we...More

Thank Dom123672
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Porfirio Diaz No. 208 | Centro Historico, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 951 501 0100
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