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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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Vero Beach, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

Excellent service. Food was presented beautifully. The pasta was best I have ever eaten. Love the atmosphere. Can't wait to go back.

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Thank Marilyn C
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

Sitting here now waiting for our gnocchi which just arrived. Had an excellent arugula with pear followed by a rocking calebreze pizza. House wine was in incredible Tempranillo and Cabernet blend. Great taste and value !!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

Period. The owner is from Napoli and he knows what's up! It is a bit pricy - We had 2 pizzas and 2 beers for 500 pesos which is the most expensive meal we had in Mexico. But we'd do it again!

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

In Salt Lake City we have 2 pizza establishments certified by the Associazione Verace Pizza Napoletana (VPN) of Naples, Italy. I've also eaten my fare share of pizza in Italy, and this place, by consensus, is great by Oaxacan standards. It is below average by Italian standards, and below average compared to the two VPN certified pizzerias in my home,... More 

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Enrico D, Propietario at Mexita, responded to this review
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Les agradesco por su visita, y su opinión esclusivmente personal, la verdad que nuestra pizza es muy reconocida por NAPOLITANOS... More 

British Columbia
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016

We wanted a change from Mexican food, and came to Mexita because of TripAdvisor reviews. It turned out to be everything the reviews promised, and more. 1) The building, gardens and decor are fantastic - we sat in a romantic table in one corner of the garden. Great music. Mexico is set back off Porfirio Diaz on a small street... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Real Italian with real Italian. When the meal is to feel that everything is homemade, from pasta, balsamic vinegar over until the mozzarella !!! Personal Care owner was very pleasant. We enjoyed it :)

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Thank Jiří Š
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

Home made Italian wine AMAZING pizza the owner is Italian they make their own mozzarella cheese, best I've ever had. And our waiter Victor spoke English and knows the menu very well!

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Thank leylaluna
Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015

This is the best Italian restaurant in Oaxaca and maybe in Mexico. Pizzas are perfect, salads are fresh. Everything seems to be local produce and made in an authentic Italian manner. The house wine is fantastic by the way.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

We were visiting Oaxaca and we decided to change the dinner from traditional Oaxaca food (which is very good) and try an Italian restaurant. I always try Italian restaurants in every city I have been. I always trust Trip advisor and I was surprise that one Italian restaurant was in the third spot of all Oaxacan restaurants. The restaurant is... More 

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2015

We knew that Oaxaca was noted for its food, but we didn't expect to find such a nice Italian restaurant. It is in a quiet neighborhood (Colonia Reforma) and worth the trip.

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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
USD 11 - USD 21
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, 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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?