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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%
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“sandwiches” (16 reviews)
“granola” (10 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
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Calle Macedonio Alcala 104, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago 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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are 2 locations. The one closer to Zocalo has a nice courtyard and is next door to an amazing bookstore. WiFi. American style muffins. Great espresso based drinks.

Thank Magdar1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in midmorning for a cup of coffee. My husband ordered Americano and loved it. I ordered Cafe Latte. It was a good balance of coffee and milk, but it wasn't as hot as I would have liked. It was cold by the time I...More

Thank Helen711
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small place for coffee and juices. We went to the one across from the Santo Domingo square. I think the server squeezed at least 5 oranges to make my juice. SO good. Hubby had a frozen lime concoction that was also very good, but too...More

Thank leftagoodjob
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great, quiet, peaceful place for breakfast. A good selection of menu items, including muffins, granola, and cakes. Good coffee and friendly staff!

Thank PandaBandit
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Just went here for a coffee in the afternoon. Really nice cappuccinos and a super nice outdoor courtyard to enjoy them in. Attached to an interesting bookshop (mainly Spanish but some English)

Thank Dom123672
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Wonderful coffee and muffins. A lovely courtyard for seating. Excellent experience for a small snack and coffee!!!

Thank Derrick D
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

This wonderful cafe lives up to the hype. Lovely courtyard to relax and enjoy the excellent coffee, smoothies and delicious homemade cakes & muffins.

Thank Jules B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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