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Restaurante Catedral
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Ranked #7 of 588 Restaurants in Oaxaca
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$15 - US$20
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Breakfast, Lunch, Buffet, Reservations
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful service and excellent food. I really enjoyed the tamale and the soup with blossoms was so so good. Easily was one of my favorite places to eat in Oaxaca. The cathedral cocktail was terrific as well. Very reasonably priced for what you get and great ambiance.

Thank seanyj2014
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My brother and I had dinner here during Dias de los Muertos celebrations and were really pleased with everything about this restaurant.
The staff works like a well oiled machine to notice and take care of the guests, whether it’s “their” table or not. The food was fantastic! I had the filet mignon with pasilla chili sauce with a hint of cinnamon. It was visually beautiful, sitting in the sauce with a little circle of roasted green pepper (not sure what kind of a pepper, certainly not bell!) on top and a small thin fresh red chile standing up on top. The steak was cooked to perfection, but that sauce is something ethereal, to my taste anyway. On the plate was also a tasty tamale filled with beans and other deliciousness. The roasted vegetable salad was also very good.
My brother had the roast suckling pig entree and said it was scrumptious too. The chocolate dessert with chocolate ice cream (or sorbet?) hit all the best notes in the dessert category.
They have a great menu, extensive wine list and wonderful mezcal.
I highly recommend this restaurant and will return when in Oaxaca!

Thank franciefuhrel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to taste some mexican food, especially mole negro. We Got much more!

From start to end, The service was so exellent and The waiter was observant and kind! A guitarist played silently in The backgound, most of The meal....

We started with The mushroom soup. It was so delicate! Then We Got a selection of local specialities, and ended with a good cup of coffee and sorbet icecream ..... 6 different kinds! A great meal. We Can really recommend this restaurant!!! Try The soup!

Thank InaMariaBarbara
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Reviewed November 3, 2018

Situated close to the Zocalo, Restaurante Catedral combines old fashioned elegance with excellent cuisine. The open air patio is the place to be for a romantic dinner, and the music, which often features an astonishingly talented singer and guitarist named Bebo Pimentel, makes the overall experience magical. Don't miss this.

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Thank Tyronedube
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Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

We had lunch here. Good selection of Oaxaca dishes. Food was excellent quality. Service was Mexican too, all male staff, no rush. Enjoyed it.

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