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La Carta de Oaxaca

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This business has special options available during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Takeout
  • Delivery
"Our delicious molé as well as our fresh salsa, handmade corn tortillas, and other dishes are available to purchase in large quantities for take-out. Ask about bulk orders for the whole family. We are open from 11am-9pm. We’d love to see you." See more details here.
5431 Ballard Ave NW (Ballard)
Seattle, WA 98107
206-782-8722
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Seattle’s first and foremost Oaxacan restaurant remains as popular as ever, winning Seattle’s collective heart with bolder, more adventurous offerings than your typical rice, pinto beans, and enchilada fare. Oaxaca is considered the birthplace of mole, and Carta de Oaxaca’s mole negro is indeed a thing of beauty. Get it in tamale form or as a plate with your choice of chicken or pork. The Ballard restaurant also has one of Seattle’s better mezcal selections (an obsession that spawned younger sibling Mezcaleria Oaxaca). TOBIAS COUGHLIN BOGUE
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Price
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Hours
Mon 5 pm-12 am, Tu-Thu 11:30 am-3 pm, 5 pm-12 am, Fri-Sat 11:30 am-12 am

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