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Jaguar Yuu Cafe

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Calle Murguia 202 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 1 951 526 3618
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friday harbor, wa
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46 reviews
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Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

With a few levels of tables, the service is lovely, the food is a different than the typical Mexican cuisine Had a great chichen salad with cheese,a couple types of lettuce and lots of tomatoes. And then my favorite new treat,hot chocolste in the oaxaca style. Wonderful.

Thank Ruth O
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Fresh salads, crepes, sandwiches. Casual but modern and clean. Affiliation with cafe pendiente, Socially aware. Nice lighting. Tuna salad was basic but fresh and OK. Jaguaryuu black tea has a LOT of lemon. Pass the sugar please.

Thank Leo T
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113 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Fast efficient and good coffee. Great location. Open good hours. Delicious selection of sweets. Fair prices. Nice vibe as well

Thank Victoria M
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 July 2015

I had a hazelnut and cream cheese crepe with a scoop of strawberry ice cream and a cup of coffee. Heavenly.

Thank Emily W
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2015

Jaguar Yuú is a splendid little cafe on Av Murguia, about five blocks from the Zocalo in Oaxaca. It offers excellent coffee from the "zona altura" de Pluma Hidalgo, one of the few coffee zones in Oaxaca given the much-coveted "denomination of origin." It also provides excellent, low-price, and delicious breakfasts and lunches. Definitely worth walkiing a few blocks from... More 

Thank MconroyTX
West Kelowna, Canada
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155 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2015 via mobile

A great eclectic music mix playing, a lovely table beside a window open to the street. I was earning points, from my wife, on my pick before the menus arrived. We lingered over coffees, enjoying the ambiance. My wife ordered French toast. It was a bit different than we would have at home. The toast was lovely in the egg... More 

Thank CedricGnome
Dresden, Sachsen, Germany
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2015

Jaguar Yuu Cafe is the perfect place to drink a tasty coffee in the heart of Oaxaca, while enjoying multifaceted art exhibitions or talking with the lovely staff.

Thank Goldgret
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 September 2014 via mobile

This is a really cute cafe in a great location! Best coffee we have come across in Mexico! We also got a baguette to share and it was cheap and delicious! Worth a visit!

Thank Brett P
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 August 2014

This place has a great location in the center of Oaxaca. The service is outstanding and products are wonderful. Prices are fair for what you get. The atmosphere is good, there is steady wifi, good ambiance music.

Thank EfrainMiranda
Oaxaca, Mexico
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58 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 May 2014

The breakfasts here are huge and amazing! The coffee drinks are fantastic and I love the way they cook their eggs. The showstoppers, however, are their amazing crepes! These are definitely the best I've had in Oaxaca! Definitely give this place a try!

Thank Jessica150801

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Mexican, Cafe, Healthy
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Murguia 202 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 1 951 526 3618
In Jaguar Yuu Café (House of the Jaguar - Yuu, means House in Zapotec -) give excellent service. We have the best coffee in Oaxaca, 100% organic and Oaxacan. Comfortable and pleasant spaces, ideal for your visit to the city. In Jaguar Yuu can eat salads, crepes, baguettes, waffles, teas, desserts and a great variety of beverages made with coffee. Each month there is a cultural exhibition on the walls. "Feel at home, we want to indulge you"

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