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Belisario Dominguez 513. Col Reforma. Oaxaca, Oaxaca | Oaxaca, Oaxaca 68050, Mexico
+52 951 513 9223
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07:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 17:00
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Tucson, Arizona
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56 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Here they use native or 'heirloom' corn, fine-ground on a metate (stone mortar), shaped by hand and cooked on the comal, clay griddle, in the middle of this open air restaurant. The menu is extensive, like ordering tapas, and the prices very reasonable. Their tamales are very large and moist and it seems all other plates are generous portions as... More 

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Ajijic, Mexico
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

This is a very unique dining experience. You select which and how many of the many tasty items that you want by using a pencil and printed checklist. There are SO many different fillings options, some of them not the "standard fare" you might be used to seeing on Mexican menus. There some familiar items, like tacos, tostadas, quesadillas, and... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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207 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

It is not a luxury, facy or chick place... The importance of this restaurant is that all the menu is corn based, with original/ traditional recipes from the nearby indigenous communities...the food is prepared openly next to the costumers.. From time to time street singers and musicians perform in exchange of some small money... The breakfast and brunch is very... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

We love watching the action on the comal, the fresh taste of the tortillas and the strong ethic of supporting local agriculture. Simply the best of Oaxaca!

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Thank Brenda B
Oaxaca, Mexico
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65 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Itanoni offers a great variety of traditional dishes a Mexican snacks were the main actor is always organic corn. Good for a breakfast or lunch.

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Aptos, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

It was our first time here and we really enjoyed it. Others have talked about large portions--we didn't find that to be so for what we ordered, but everything was delicious and FRESH. We've had a tough time finding truly vegetarian options in Oaxaca, but Itanoni has lots of these and the waiter was happy to help us out with... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

Love the local, organic maize dishes here. Delicious and inexpensive. In a quiet, safe neighborhood, though it's a bit of a hike from the center.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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58 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

How can you fully explain how you feel about home made soups, tortillas and juices? Our experience here was perfect. We walked from downtown about twenty minutes to get here and thoroughly enjoyed seeing the neighborhoods we passed through. We ordered the green soup, tortillas with mushrooms and cream, fresh orange mango juice and then more tortillas....we could almost not... More 

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NYC
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

I'm hoping our experience was unique. Popped in on a quiet Thursday afternoon. Ordered (or tried to order) jugo de naranja. They told me they were out. 5 minutes later, a woman at the next table next ordered the same and was served it. Then later, someone ordered orange and carrot juice and they were also served it. Then I... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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86 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to try the variety of corn dishes made in Oaxaca. Be warned that the portions are large. A taco here is much bigger than a traditional Baja taco! The food is simple. Spice it up with your favorite salsas.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$4
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:00
Thursday
07:00 - 17:00
Friday
07:00 - 17:00
Saturday
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Belisario Dominguez 513. Col Reforma. Oaxaca, Oaxaca | Oaxaca, Oaxaca 68050, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 951 513 9223
Description
Belisario Domínguez 513
Tel. 951/513-9223

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