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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%
Travellers talk about
“sweetbreads” (9 reviews)
“beet salad” (6 reviews)
Open Now
1:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Callejon Hidalgo 820, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok. I admit this will be a partial review. We ate here on one night and took the cooking class with Rudolfo and his mother two days later. The chef, Rudolfo is clearly a genius and I touch with his palate and his heritage. His...More

1  Thank Zachary L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Besides, great service, nice setting and convenient location. As a mexican, I am proud of all the people that work to make places like this.

1  Thank Laura G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was by far the best dinner we had in Oaxaca. We had been told about it by friends who had recently visited Oaxaca and were soooo glad we ate there. Do not miss this one!

1  Thank Eric D
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Several of our most memorable foods on our Oaxaca trip were from our dinner at Origen. The tamale appetizer - a sweeter and fruity version was wonderful - something I had wanted to try in Oaxaca -and I don’t even like usual tamales. The pumpkin...More

1  Thank carley36
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Food Attention Environment all exquisite and perfect! We were with a group in a food tour around Oaxaca and this was tue top.

2  Thank paupaupaupaupau
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

After reading other reviews, I tried this place. Service was good and the food was good. However, it is overpriced. The same quality food is offered for much less in other restaurants. However, they have unique food so I would try it.

Thank Megan W
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Artfully presented food with local flavors: Jamaica, flying ants, meal worms... extensive mescal list.

Thank Magdar1
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

The best meal I had in Oaxaca. From start to finish the food was excellent and each dish is as good, if not better, than the previous. The menu can’t even sufficiently describe the flavors that are presented. All of the dishes have multiple levels...More

Thank Bob_OpFL
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

The food was over all, good. The portions, especially for the price,x, were small. The coctails were average at best. The fact that here in Mexico they served tortilla chips without salsa was downright cheap. They did have salsa available for purchase. Go to the...More

Thank Harvey C
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We had seven courses, wine, two desserts, and met the chef. The total bill was 1050 MXN or about $50 USD. Yeah, I can’t believe it either. We had flying ants salsa. I mean they weren’t flying any more, poor things. We had a wild...More

2  Thank HarrisBoston
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JoniG
20 March 2015|
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Response from Harvey C | Reviewed this property |
the sign says the hours that were posted. it also says they have no hours on Sunday, but I walked by this afternoon and they were open. Go figure.
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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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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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