Street Food in Oaxaca - CHEESE CORN CHAMPION and Mexican Meat Alley Tour in Mexico!

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  • Published on:  Wednesday, February 21, 2018
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    One of the places I was most excited to visit in Mexico for food (Comida Oaxaqueña) is Oaxaca. Oaxaca has one of the most developed and advanced food cultures in all of Mexico. For our first day, we set out on a Mexican street food tour of Oaxaca, eating everything we could see.

    Mercado de Abastos - We began the morning at one of the biggest local fresh food markets in Oaxaca. I samples a Tamal de Mole - 11 MXN ($0.59) and a hot Chocolate - 10 MXN ($0.53), both of which were delicious, and a great way to start this tour.

    Soup - 30 MXN ($1.60) per bowl - The market was just opening, but there was a busy soup stall, so we stopped to have a bowl. The fish and shrimp soup were both delicious.

    Memelas - 30 MXN ($1.60) total - One of the ultimate Mexican street foods to try in Oaxaca is memalas, a round of masa, cooked and topped with salsa and cheese, and your choice of other toppings. We got it with grilled meat on top. It was delicious, one of the best things I ate throughout the day.

    Carnitas - 30 MXN ($1.60) total - This was just a quick impulse taco on the go because it looked so good… it was.

    Zócalo Oaxaca, Plaza de Santo Domingo - The center of Oaxaca is a pleasant place to hang out, only today there happen to be a protest going on, so it was a bit busy.

    Mercado 20 de Noviembre - Meat combo - 300 MXN ($16.02) - This is one of the great meat halls of the world. You walk in to the meat sauna, choose your meat, they grill it all in front of you, and you eat it with tortillas and salsa. An amazing food paradise.

    Tlayudas El Negro - Tlayudas are another common Oaxacan street food, using giant tortillas filled with beans, cabbage, and cheese, and then grilled.
    Price - 80 MXN ($4.27) for 1

    Monte Albán - Resting our stomachs, we did a little sightseeing in Oaxaca. One of the famous attractions are the ruins of Monte Alban.

    Elote - 20 MXN ($1.07) - You’ll find elotes, a corn on the cobb with cheese and salsas, all over Mexico. It’s one of the most common Mexican street foods… but this guy is at the main plaza of Oaxaca is on another level. His style is champion!

    Mole negro - 60 MXN ($3.20) per plate - Finally to end this Mexican street food tour of Oaxaca, we needed to have a plate of mole negro, one of the national dishes of Oaxaca.

    It was an amazing day of food. Oaxaca has such a rich culture of food and friendly people.


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  • •Alexandra Serrano•

    •Alexandra Serrano•

     12 minutes ago

    ya me dió hambre, que cosas ricas😍

  • Kelli Bartow

    Kelli Bartow

     30 minutes ago

    I belong in Mexico. Beautiful food that makes me stay up late watching it ❤

  • Thai Le

    Thai Le

     an hour ago

    15:05 😂😂 when that plate comes out of no where

  • Shanelle Lemus

    Shanelle Lemus

     3 hours ago

    Great video but doesn't your baby get tired? 😕

  • Santoa Munguia

    Santoa Munguia

     6 hours ago

    delicioso 😀😀😀😀😀

  • Santoa Munguia

    Santoa Munguia

     6 hours ago


  • montana sky

    montana sky

     9 hours ago

    your son face when u had your first bite on cob of corn.....😂😂

  • Liz Clayborn

    Liz Clayborn

     10 hours ago

    Fish has bones how can you eat fish like that

  • Kim Potter

    Kim Potter

     10 hours ago

    i’m new and i absolutely love your videos learning about different cultures 🥰 is that your son ?? he is super cute it sounded like he was sneezing from all the spices lol

  • Rudy R

    Rudy R

     14 hours ago

    Hi Mark .. I love your honesty on flavors.. because of you I'm willing to explore more of Mexican food..
    Another thing your bby is BeeeeeUtiful... I think that may be your wife in the back ground.. if so she's gorgeous. Well thank you for your videos..... ps alittle sauce on your chin...... 😀

  • jorge avila

    jorge avila

     19 hours ago

    Any taco 🌮 bell



     21 hours ago

    I always wondered if you ever get the runs with this food.

  • Oscar Ortiz

    Oscar Ortiz

     23 hours ago

    Mole actully has chocolate in it

  • Rosalba Carranza

    Rosalba Carranza


    pobre bebé se estaba saboreando con el elote. 👶

  • Roy DL

    Roy DL


    I love your videos from Oaxaca but, can you do us Mexicans a favor? In the introduction, please play music from the region, salsa music is from Puerto Rico and we Mexicans are super nationalists, please

  • daddybear443



    I could have a fool stomach watching this show and marks enjoyment of food and explanations of how delicious the food is makes me Hungry again. love this show!!!!

  • Leticia Gonzalez

    Leticia Gonzalez


    Que barbaridad!!!!! se me cayo la baba mmmmmmm..... qe rico todo...

  • Victor Marquez

    Victor Marquez



  • Genoveva



    32:19 My face watching him eat that elote y no comparte... x'D

  • Yahmee Admin

    Yahmee Admin


    Philippines great food service: