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Origen

Callejon Hidalgo 820, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 501 1764
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Callejon Hidalgo 820, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 239 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I found the menu confusing as there are various sections and it's not clear whether what you are ordering is a starter or a main or a snack. I couldn't find some of the things some of the other reviewers mentioned, so perhaps they have...More

Thank MatthewABC
Reviewed 7 August 2017

some truly excellent dishes, fine service, will go again with pleasure, upper tourist and local junior league clientele

Thank SteveKowalewski
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We have an indulgent food experience in several Oaxaca restaurant but this is was probably the best one. Several locals recommended it to us independently. Everything was great: the atmosphere, the service and of course, the food. We should order the chicatanas sauce as appetizer,...More

1  Thank Nelson N
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We loved the sweetbreads here. Don't miss them. The pork tenderloin was juicy and delicious. Chef Rodolfo is a humble, down to earth dude who really knows how to cook. He came out to take a photo with us and couldn't have been nicer. Excellent...More

Thank Christie Z
Reviewed 23 June 2017

My wife and I had heard about this place and made it one of our destinations on our trip to Oaxaca. In addition to having some of the best (and English speaking) service, their local craft beer selection was unbelievable. The presentation of the food...More

1  Thank Austin M
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

This was an amazing experience the service was superb and the waiter knowledgeable and Frank. He also gave excellent tops about where to go in Oaxaca. The food as well was superb - the various salads, the sweetbreads, the octopus and the fish. The only...More

1  Thank Lesliewi
Reviewed 7 June 2017

This was our second time at Origen. The food is pretty solid and the staff is incredibly friendly and attentive. There is a lovely atmosphere there and I can see why it is popular. Still, with SO much incredible food in Oaxaca these days, I...More

1  Thank Kevin N
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We spent eight days in Oaxaca with the primary purpose of eating great food. It is impossible to choose a best restarant from the stable of amazing eateries there. Origen certainly falls in the top 3 of the top 10. The food is superb and...More

2  Thank PrairieRambler
Reviewed 18 May 2017

After 8 evenings in Oaxaca the Origen came in at 8-- our least favorite. First of all the good: the meals were excellent. We had two starters and two mains each very good. Now for our two "star" rating. The place is very shabby. The...More

Thank buckeye-dude
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Not a bad restaurant but nothing awesome either.... food is good, but I my opinion lacks personality. Limited menu, but not with what you will say it's farm to table elements for it to makes sense. Good price vs what you get.... if you will...More

Thank DavidHG
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JoniG
20 March 2015|
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Response from Isaac O | Reviewed this property |
I don't have the official hours, but I am quite sure they are open much later.
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Don C
11 January 2015|
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Response from Mahsa H | Reviewed this property |
Our meal for two in late nov. (no wine/mezcal but including coffee and dessert )= aprox 30 USD each if memory serves me correctly...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 23:00
Monday
13:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 23:00
Thursday
13:00 - 23:00
Friday
13:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Callejon Hidalgo 820, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 951 501 1764
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