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Catedral Restaurante & Bar

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Calle Manuel Garcia Vigil 105 | Colonia Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 516 3285
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08:00 - 23:00
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Wed - Mon 08:00 - 23:00
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place did not disappoint. Don't let the $$$$ scare you away. It's relative to Oaxaca. A friend and I each got a cocktail, shared and appetizer and split the Oaxacan platter for about $25 USD each. The location is beautiful, with a patio area and open ceiling. The service was extremely attentive and friendly. Even with sharing, we were... More 

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Thank Sara B
Carlos de Jesus D, Director de Recepción at Catedral Restaurante & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Sara, Thank you for your visit and feedback. We are glad to know you had a good experience at Catedral. You are very warmly welcome back. More 

Mission, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the best gourmet cuisine in downtown Oaxaca, excellent ambiance in the patio with live music!! My teens and I really enjoyed our dinner!!

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Thank oaxacadelight16
Carlos de Jesus D, Director de Recepción at Catedral Restaurante & Bar, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your visit and a comment. We hope to receive you again at Catedral. More 

Canada
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236 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall an absolutely wonderful restaurant whether dining with a large group, small family or just a couple. The courtyard 'patio' offers up an open air view to the night sky as you can relax and enjoy the many moles and entrees on the menu. Shrimp tacos from the appetizer menu are simply amazing. Spend some time with a bottle of... More 

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Thank LongWayAcross
Carlos de Jesus D, Director de Recepción at Catedral Restaurante & Bar, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your nice comment. We are happy to know you enjoyed your visit to Catedral. You are very warmly welcome back! More 

Mexico City, Mexico
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42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a delicious meal at El Catedral. There is a good variety, some selections even lean toward an Asian theme. I had a sauted shrimp dish accompanied with avocado in a mayonnaise chili sauce that was delicious. They also offer regional dishes that I'm sure would not disappoint.

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Thank Sherry F
Carlos de Jesus D, Director de Recepción at Catedral Restaurante & Bar, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you visiting our restaurant and leaving a feedback. We hope to see you again at Catedral. More 

México
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The place has a great serious atmosphere, though the food lacks effort. Typical food with nothing to amaze.

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Carlos de Jesus D, Director de Recepción at Catedral Restaurante & Bar, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your visit to our restaurant. More 

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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Very romantic place ,amazing live music ,very beautiful restaurant . Recommend to seat on the patio . We have tried sea bass ceviche ,grilled octopus and suckling pig . Wines are not cheap ,but food is reasonable prices . We loved it and will be back ,once we come again to Oaxaca . Reservation is required .

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Thank Kristina T
Carlos de Jesus D, Director de Recepción at Catedral Restaurante & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Kristina, Thank you for your visit and feedback. You are warmly welcome back again. More 

Washington, DC
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

My friends and I ate two meals at Catedral, and would have gone back with joy. At both Sunday brunch and dinner we were seated in the lovely courtyard and found the service to be top notch (particularly at dinner), the food presentations very appealing, and the dishes themselves very flavorful and delicious. The Tamalito de Elote and the pork... More 

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Thank RovingMouth
Carlos de Jesus D, Director de Recepción at Catedral Restaurante & Bar, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your visit and such a positive and elaborate feedback. We are happy to read you enjoyed your visit. Looking forward to welcome you again at Catedral. More 

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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 March 2017

The setting and food are above average. I ate here with a group and we were treated well. Every course was a treat for my palette. The evening was topped off with rich espresso and a chocolate torte-like dessert that looked like a masterpiece. Take time to treat yourself at Catedral Restaurante & Bar.

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Thank Hummingbird15
Carlos de Jesus D, Director de Recepción at Catedral Restaurante & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your sharing your detailed comments, feedback and experience. We are happy to welcome you back at Catedral. More 

Evanston, Illinois
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60 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

i'd never heard of chichilo, one of the seven oaxacan moles. it's dark and earthy, perfectly matching the beef short ribs that i ordered. this was the single best dish i had in oaxaca! the desserts were also the best we had during five days of sampling oaxacan restaurants. do not miss this restaurant!

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Thank glen k
Carlos de Jesus D, Director de Recepción at Catedral Restaurante & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Glen, Thank you for your feedback! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your visit at Catedral and hope we could welcome you back for another wonderful experience on your next trip to Oaxaca! More 

nevada
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53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

My wife and I went for dinner and were totally impressed. Everything was world-class, the setting, the service, the menu, and the wine list. Compares favorably with many first-class restaurants we have eaten in both in the U.S. and Europe. Definitely recommend

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Thank rsega
Carlos de Jesus D, Director de Recepción at Catedral Restaurante & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback, we are happy to hear you appreciated our food and atmosphere at Catedral and include us in your list of favourites. We are more than happy to welcome you back on your next visit to Oaxaca. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Manuel Garcia Vigil 105 | Colonia Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 951 516 3285

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?