Isthmus of Tehuantepec restaurants

Cafeteria in Juchitán

La Inter

Suspend your judgment on this light, bright eating option. Inter might be part of a three-cafe chain and look a bit plastic on first impression, but it’s rich pickings in hot, steamy post-earthquake Juchitán, with p…
Mediterranean in Juchitán

La Tossta

With an upbeat, contemporary ambience and some creative recipe combinations (breaded shrimps with coconut; beef medallions in port sauce), this is quite a surprise in Juchitán and has continued to stay open since th…
Mexican in Tehuantepec

Restaurante Scarú

Scarú occupies an 18th-century house with a scruffy patio made infinitely prettier by some striking typically Mexican murals. Sit beneath a fan, quaff a limonada and sample one of the varied dishes on offer. Seafood…
Seafood in Tehuantepec

Mariscos Silvia

The simplest of restaurants intended mainly for a local clientele, this seafood hole-in-the-wall next door to Hostal Emilia serves plentiful plates of prawns, oysters, octopus and other salt-of-the-sea specialties.