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La Casa del Tio Guero

Calle Manuel Garcia Vigil 715 | Centro Historico, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 516 9584
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“chilli” (6 reviews)
“mole” (6 reviews)
“en nogada” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Calle Manuel Garcia Vigil 715 | Centro Historico, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We tried to have alight cena and there was nothing we could order. The menu is so limited that it is not worth going.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank neelokb
Reviewed 13 December 2018

We really enjoyed this friendly restaurant. The food was very good quality and the service excellent. It is smart looking but not expensive at all and the food is authentic.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ilbuono10
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

I’m from Oaxaca but living abroad and every time I come back to Oaxaca we visit this restaurant. Always go for “la comida corrida” the day’s special. 3 course meal that will surprise you and they always have options for you to choose from. Entrance,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Debra C
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

$370MXN for two meals and an entrada. Tlayuda con Queso Chilies en Nogada Chilies Relleno con Queso Salsa 2 Bottles of Water Lemonade Nice art on display and helpful waiters.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Jessyca505
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Really enjoyed our meal here. Located at perhaps the northern end of all the great restaurants on Garcia Vigil. Chile en nogada was excellent as was the chicilo (mole). Even enjoyed my son's tlayuda and the aguas frescas we had.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank dbaaronson
Reviewed 27 January 2018

This has ti be one of our favorite spots in the Oaxaca dining scene. Oaxacan flavors, colorful scene.

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank gardenwayParkCity
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Great option for a quick breakfast of regional food. The food is very good although the menu options are limited but they compensate with a good and fast service.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank DavidRod87
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We ate here three times during our week-long visit (two breakfasts and a lunch). The food is simple but excellent -- their tlayuda, the local specialty, was the best of several we tried during our visit. Meals are is well-prepared and well-presented, and the staff...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank DavyThePoet
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Consuelo and I found the standardized menu, with very reasonable prices, a little suspicious. Perhaps the kitchen was cutting corners and the plastic menu was determined by some office in Guadalajara? The daily menu meal wasn't available: all sold out at 6:30. The soup of...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank tomdeplata1
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Tío Guero is a favorite restaurant during our stays in Oaxaca. The food is great - the comida daily menu extends into the evening, selection runs from moles to a fabulous chilies en nogada preceded by a wonderful soup and followed by a small dessert....More

Date of visit: March 2017
1  Thank BACVictoria
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Manuel Garcia Vigil 715 | Centro Historico, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 951 516 9584
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