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La Matatena Pizzeria

Calle Manuel Garcia Vigil 212, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 207 4142
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“prosciutto” (2 reviews)
“empanadas” (2 reviews)
Italian, Pizza, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Manuel Garcia Vigil 212, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Absolutly wonderfull; good food, good service in a quiet yet charming location ! We really recommend this place.

Thank Tom J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If this pizza place was in my neighborhood back home i would come here weekly. The salad was very generous and delicious. You can order a base and add toppings for extra by the base was tremendous. I had the pizza with prosciutto and arugula,...More

Thank idoltraveller
Reviewed August 12, 2018

I had a pizza here on my first night in Oaxaca. The service was good . location was inviting and cozy but the pizza was just OK.

Thank markobear1
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

Marvelous!!, Nice place to sit, very friendly people and the pizza's we had were probably the best we ever had.

Thank pboumeester
Reviewed July 7, 2018

I ducked in to La Matatena to do my Spanish school homework and escape the sun and sidewalks for a bit. I was not disappointed. I had agua fresca, a complimentary jicama appetizer, fresh salad and tasty pizza for a very reasonable price, and the...More

Thank Megan B
Reviewed June 8, 2018

Needed a break from Mexican cuisine, and being tired from a hard day's touring, something easy and reasonable. We found it at the modest La Matatena Pizzeria, It wasn't Naples, but it was very good, especially with a few local beers. And unlike Naples, lots...More

Thank Journey802948
Reviewed May 22, 2018

We walked around Oaxaca in the scorching heat having dismissed two other Italian restaurants. This was our last hope! We were delighted to find a chic little restaurant. The food was excellent and the service and attention to detail was outstanding. We had a wonderful...More

Thank carolmoody06
Reviewed May 16, 2018

The margarita and pepperoni pizzas were both outstanding. They used fresh ingredients and the pizzas were as good as any pizzas that we had during our month in Italy. Happily, the service was as great as the pizza. We will definitely go back.

Thank frankinpuertom
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

It's definitely worth to try a pizza here. Fresh and crispy served. Nice selection of mexican beers.

Thank JuliaH4623
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

We ate at La Matatena many times in our month in Oaxaca and had a great experience each time. The food is great and made with love. The staff are very welcoming and kind. Absolutely recommend!

Thank Kate M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Manuel Garcia Vigil 212, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 951 207 4142
  • E-mail
Artisan pizzas stone oven made, with the freshest ingredients. We have options for vegetarians, vegans and coeliacs.
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