We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cafe Brujula

Calle Macedonio Alcala 104, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 5161389
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (16 reviews)
“granola” (10 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Calle Macedonio Alcala 104, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (355)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

101 - 110 of 217 reviews

Reviewed 24 November 2014

Coffee is great. Food is delicious and so are the smoothies. I bought two pounds of coffee to bring home with me.

1  Thank Kate422
Reviewed 20 November 2014

Got a few bags of freshly roasted and ground coffee here to brew our own daily coffee and it was delicious!

Thank ColoradoCurrys
Reviewed 9 November 2014

Cool coffee shop on the primarily pedestrian Alcalá. Once you buy 10 drinks the 11th is free. It's good enough that I got to 4 in one week.

Thank Lukalli
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Excellent latte and service. Cakes and granola, though I did not have. These people have it down to a science. Very impressed.

Thank spaghettikitchen
Reviewed 2 November 2014

Right next to the best bookstore, and across from the second best one. You eat in a lovely little covered patio that is valued by the locals for its internet access (and the fact that it's one of the few spots like this in Oaxaca...More

Thank RonSilliman
Reviewed 9 October 2014

With a new airy local on Calzada Porfirio Díaz this coffee house is a great place to have your breakfast coffee, a nice lunch (roastbeef sandwiches or beagles, yum!) or an afternoon coffee with friends. Also try the "Limonada Texana" for a refreshing experience.

Thank Tzatzil
Reviewed 8 October 2014

Nice little coffee shop with good coffee and decent hot chocolate. The hot chocolate wasn't very hot. They have free wifi which is a plus.

Thank snbWA
Reviewed 24 September 2014

Coffee is okay, but service is slow. Lighting is poor, which is probably good, as the place is dingy, shabby, and seems dirty overall. One tiny bathroom located under the stairs, unsigned, opening directly onto the cashier stand. Patrons tend to be young and immersed...More

2  Thank rhinbaja
Reviewed 22 September 2014

We tried both locations of this place and were not disappointed. This is the best coffee we had in Oaxaca during the 5 days we were there.

Thank laislapr
Reviewed 9 September 2014

If you are a coffee snob then go here, they know how to cook coffee to perfection. Mexico offers great beans but we found some places cant cook it, so this was our saviour. Simple brunch menu is good, but who needs brunch when there...More

Thank Heather B
Nearby Restaurants
Catedral Restaurante & Bar
1,117 reviews
.08 miles away
403 reviews
.13 miles away
196 reviews
.13 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Andador de Macedonia Alcala
469 reviews
.05 miles away
Rufino Tamayo Museum of Pre-Hispanic Art
373 reviews
.18 miles away
Museo Textil de Oaxaca
544 reviews
.16 miles away
1,291 reviews
.14 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cafe Brujula staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Macedonio Alcala 104, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 5161389
  • E-mail
Specialty Grade coffee, artisan coffee roasting, and homemade baked goods and snacks.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing