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Cafe Brujula

Calle Macedonio Alcala 104, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 5161389
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“granola” (10 reviews)
“sandwiches” (16 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:00All hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Calle Macedonio Alcala 104, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stopped in at their location across from Santo Domingo for an afternoon latte. The location was active, staff were attentive, and service quick. Unfortunately, our latte’s were not hot enough for my liking. Cafe Brujula was O K, but nothing to write home about.

Thank bkcbrau
Reviewed 3 days ago

After visiting the Templo Santo Domingo complex and the shops and vendors that line the streets around central Oaxaca we searched for a place to relax and recharge.There are lots of places in Oaxaca to enjoy an espresso or a hot chocolate, but we think...More

Thank HowdyDoody4
Reviewed 4 days ago

Sitting in the shady / sunny courtyard sipping a divine cappuccino was a highlight that we enjoyed everyday. Great internet connection and excellent service.

Thank Colette C
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are pounding around central Oaxaca this is a really nice place to take a rest and have a reliable coffee and perhaps something else, too. The colonial building has a nice courtyard in which to sit--a far better venue than the sister location...More

Thank NormBC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Coffee was good, as was the chocolate, but neither were great (there are better places with better prices, too). The muffin was good but disgustingly sweet. Their prices seemed too high for their products. Once was fine, but we never went back. Nice courtyard too.

Thank Kuruma135
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One can easily tell that Cafe Brujula is taking the craft of coffee and café very seriously. The staff is knowledgeable about their offerings. The preparation of the drinks are very consistent across all of their staff and locations, which can only mean a serious...More

Thank yanaztahtaci
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Two locations on the Alcala. Great coffee. Great service, I enjoyed seeing the people who worked there over my six week visit. Take or or sit down.

Thank travelerjim52
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

I agree that the ambience is great, but not the coffee or food. I had a hot cappuccino and chocolate cake. I guess if you like the sour type of cappuccino, the coffee is acceptable. But the chocolate cake is just sweet - not aromatic...More

Thank Wang S
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Excellent courtyard seating with an order with the barista, they bring it to you kind of place, quiet, excellent cappuccino, they serve some cookies and treats, have never eaten anything, but a great little stopover while out and about in downtown Oaxaca

Thank capracornio
Reviewed 16 November 2017

I had a nice cup of coffee here , relaxing place to have a drink. service good , staff pleasant. You go to the counter , order , find a seat & a waiter brings it out to you. Next door to a book shop....More

Thank Peter L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Macedonio Alcala 104, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 5161389
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Specialty Grade coffee, artisan coffee roasting, and homemade baked goods and snacks.
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