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In Situ Mezcaleria

Avenida Jose Maria Morelos (Av. Morelos) 511, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 524 1811
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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13:00 - 23:00 Hours
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Avenida Jose Maria Morelos (Av. Morelos) 511, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a place to have some mezcal cocktails or tastes. This place seemed to be a good option. It was as very small And the waiter was super helpful in explaining the mezcal options. The owner is an expert but unfortunately did...More

Thank June K
Reviewed 19 January 2018

I was here with my two pals who are significant players at Del Maguey mezcal. In walked one of the owners of Vago mezcal. In other words, if you like mezcal, this place is a kind of Mecca. The owner is super quirky and friendly,...More

Thank Sean C
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Must visit while in Oaxaca. Obviously the place is all about the mezcal, which if nice should be sipped straight, but if you are parked there for a while and want to mix it up, order one of their special cocktails. The grapefruit mezcal cocktail...More

Thank loloLAX
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Yea, the owner, Ulysses, really wrote a book on mezcal and you can buy it at In Situ. But that's not why you should come here. You should come here because they know their mezcal and they have a huge variety of every agave known...More

Thank Craig T
Reviewed 23 December 2017

This is my favorite place for tasting and learning about mezcal. It is a cozy, refined place to sit and chat with the wonderful, friendly staff. Ulysses and Sandra are friendly as can be and knowledgable about not only mezcal but Oaxaca in general. They...More

Thank Juan P
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We loved this place! Neither my husband or I had ever tried mezcal, and the staff at In Situ gave us a great crash course! They offer tasting flights of 3, and with each they give you an amazing amount of info about each including...More

Thank joclyncastor
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This was such a cute little shop. The owner and her employee were so sweet and knowledgeable. I had read about this place on almost every "must do" list and it did not disappoint!

Thank Gelfyroon
Reviewed 25 October 2017

I had identified several mezcalerias in guide books and online. However, a guide recommended In Situ as the best one - offering authentic mezcal tasting - with a large variety of wild mezcals available. The staff at In Situ is incredibly knowledgeable and the place...More

Thank GareThere
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We ordered two tastings (6 different mezcals) which we shared. Neither one of us knew much about mezcal, so we asked the server to bring us a variety that would be a good introduction. Each glass came with a descriptive card in Spanish, but happily...More

Thank ellisMi5
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Ulysses is a well known individual when it comes to Mezcal. His knowledge is unlike any other and you can benefit from this by visiting his tasting room. Has incredible selection of Mezcal, especially from uncertified producers who you won't have access to outside of...More

Thank rsidrys
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13:00 - 23:00
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  • Address: Avenida Jose Maria Morelos (Av. Morelos) 511, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Oaxaca
  • Phone Number: +52 951 524 1811
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The bigest traditional and artisanal mezcal collection ,selected by Ulises Torrentera.
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