We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Caldo de Piedra - Comedor Prehispanico

Km. 11.9 Carretera Oaxaca al Tule, Tlalixtac de Cabrera, Mexico
+52 1 951 550 8486
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
3 days ago
“A fascinating glimpse of truly regional cuisine”
11 Apr 2018
“Worth Visiting”
Open Now
Mexican, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
Km. 11.9 Carretera Oaxaca al Tule, Tlalixtac de Cabrera, Mexico
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (52)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 20 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

The menu at Caldo de Piedra is extremely limited. One can get a variety of fresh aguas - we had pina (pineapple). The menu consists of quesadillas that are made with wonderful, large fresh corn tortillas - we had the flora de calabezas (squash blossoms)....More

Thank BestBartender
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

This place is eclectic with healthy food -fat free and natural ingredients- which offers a good unique experience at a low price.

Thank Gerardo B
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

I don’t know what was the best thing about this place- the women grinding the corn in a molcajete and making tortillas in the wood furnace or the amazing seafood soup served boiling in a jícara (sort of coconut shell) with a stone inside to...More

Thank Sarina S
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

A friend brought me here on my visit to Oaxaca and I tried the traditional Caldo de Piedra (fish broth). the broth is heated up with hot stones from the river bank of thhe connunity in San Pedro. This place is excellent for people who...More

Thank Denis S
Reviewed July 10, 2017

A Prehispanic Experience- Delicious food! came here with a large group (10 ppl) and we were served quite quickly by Mr. Cesar (owner) himself. He gave us the story and history and was very informative. i LOVED the Agua de Maracuya and of course the...More

Thank Dayana M
Reviewed November 29, 2016

Soo cool! Simple and tasty soup. The rock is so hot before they place it in the gourd with fresh seafood, onion, chilies, tomato and water. The rock when placed in the bowl boils the water and cooks the soup.

Thank Rgpierce
Reviewed November 24, 2016

This is something you must see and try. Make sure to take your camera and a good appetite. Ask for extra lemon, salsa and you can't forget the tortillas. Great service !!!

Thank SoniA1SonyA1
Reviewed July 26, 2016

To start with, the soup is delicious and enough of a reason to visit. The cooking method is very different. Staff invite guests to watch the soup being made, to take photographs and videos. The staff are courteous and friendly creating a lovely atmosphere.

1  Thank BestKeptWoman
Reviewed May 18, 2016

After seeing Caldo de Piedra on Rick Bayless, we took a taxi out to the restaurant to experience the stone soup. We were there during siesta, so it was empty except for us. We sat in the back of the dirt floor restaurant, next to...More

Thank Sara S
Reviewed May 12, 2016

I was very excite to visit this place and to taste a millenary dish of my Mexico; you have to come and taste the true pre-hispanic Caldo de Piedra - fish and shrimp soup

Thank Enrique C
Nearby HotelsSee all Tlalixtac de Cabrera Hotels
Hotel del Lago Express
12 reviews
3.77 km away
Blater Hotel
32 reviews
6.03 km away
Casa Vieja
6 reviews
6.03 km away
Real De Antequera
14 reviews
6.39 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Casa Embajador
27 reviews
1.40 km away
Luz de luna
21 reviews
5.59 km away
La Palapa de Raul
27 reviews
1.39 km away
Nearby Attractions
Tule Tree
696 reviews
1.82 km away
National Mexican Turtle Center
214 reviews
7.06 km away
Puerto Escondido Fishing
46 reviews
6.23 km away
Panteon General
29 reviews
6.98 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Caldo de Piedra - Comedor Prehispanico staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Km. 11.9 Carretera Oaxaca al Tule, Tlalixtac de Cabrera, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Tlalixtac de Cabrera
  • Phone Number: +52 1 951 550 8486
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing