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La Oaxaquena Restaurant

Avenida Benito Juarez 173-A | Next to Hotel Avenida and Elektra Shop, Palenque 29960, Mexico
+52 916 345 2314
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“frijoles” (3 reviews)
“huevos” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
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Food
Value
LOCATION
Avenida Benito Juarez 173-A | Next to Hotel Avenida and Elektra Shop, Palenque 29960, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My companion and I visited for a quick local dinner. I ordered the Mole Chicken and my companion ordered the Bistecca. The Mole was really good, but there wasn't much chicken- a leg and a thigh. My girlfriend's steak was mostly unseasoned and cooked past...More

Thank Joe V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love to eat at small restaurants where they don´t spend money on the apparence of the restaurant but on the food. We loved every bite and the woman who helped us was really helpfull. they didn´t speak english but with pointing and talking slow...More

Thank AnoekV
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We were searching for genuine local food but were not impressed by the typical restaurants so we decided to taste the Oaxaca’s cuisine: what a great surprise. The Oaxaquena was amongst the best eats we had in Mexico, still dreaming of my Chilalquile con frijoles!

1  Thank Ampurias
Reviewed 27 January 2017

right on the main street lovely little local place that has real mole. both dark and red. all the rest of the food from quesadillo to rice and black beans is great. great portion and helpful staff

Thank bamboobwah
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Stopped for lunch while waiting for bus (station is conveniently just up the street). Mole negro with chicken was great, as was one of the soups. Attentive service, pleasant atmosphere. We didn't have much time, but the restaurant went out of its way to speed...More

Thank Rorinho
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Life is good! Good Oaxacan home cooking in Palenque! Mmmm, Huevos a la Oaxaqueña con frijoles de la olla!!! What a great breakfast! Good enmoladas! What more could you ask? A decent shot of Oaxacan mezcal at a decent price. They got it!

Thank CaboSanLucasCocinera
Morph-Kiara, Guest Relations Manager at La Oaxaquena Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2016

Thank you for visiting us! So happy that you enjoyed our food. Please don't forget to visit us when you're back to Palenque!!

Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Tip: try one of the especialidades de la Casa. Huevos a la Oaxaqueña con frijoles particularly good for breakfast, particularly with the house salsa (not too spicy, great smokey flavours). My breakfast and coffee were 80 pesos.

Thank Tom M
Morph-Kiara, Guest Relations Manager at La Oaxaquena Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2016

Dear Tom, Thank you so much for stopping by our restaurant and for your great review!! Please don't forget to visit us again if you're ever back to Palenque!!

Reviewed 20 January 2016

Delicious breakfast-a very large menu with tons of options and everything was very large and filling. Great prices, delicious food.

Thank queencolleen82
Morph-Kiara, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at La Oaxaquena Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2016

Thank you for stopping by, we hope you enjoyed your visit to Palenque and that you visit us again soon! :) Velasco-Vazquez Family

Reviewed 24 July 2015

We went for a dish of chicken a tipical fried bananas with cheese. The products were fresh and tasty.

Thank Gabriele C
Morph-Kiara, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at La Oaxaquena Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2015

Dear Gabriele, thank you so much for visiting us and for your kind words! We are glad you liked our fried plantains :) whenever you are back to Palenque, please come say hi! Love, Gaby Velasco (Managers' daughter)

Reviewed 8 May 2015

I had the fish with garlic as my first dish when I arrived in Palenque and didn't have any better food for the next 6 days!

Thank Albuquirky_Lady
Morph-Kiara, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at La Oaxaquena Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2015

Thank you so much! Very much appreciated. Hope to see you soon in Palenque!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 19
Cuisine
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Benito Juarez 173-A | Next to Hotel Avenida and Elektra Shop, Palenque 29960, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Chiapas  >  Palenque
  • Phone Number: +52 916 345 2314
Description
Traditional Mexican Oaxacan cuisine. Tlayudas, Tacos, Enfrijoladas, Oaxacan Black Mole and more
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