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La Palapa Belga

$$ - $$$, French, Seafood
Calle Quetzal No 13 | Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
8835454
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (28 reviews)
“lime pie” (7 reviews)
“pork tenderloin” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Belgian, French, Seafood, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Calle Quetzal No 13 | Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 325 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recognized that was a super experience and it was the most beautiful restaurant that we visited during our Mexico trip

Thank Vojtěch S
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

La Palapa Belga was one of my favorite places in Cancún, a hidden gem, we all called it. I just went back and was disappointed. It may have been a bad day, maybe the quality has gone down... The place looks a bit run down,...More

Thank IndraRojo
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Don't! Don't believe the reviews. This place is disgusting. Don't waste cab ride, the money or the time. We left, food uneaten, and RAN to somewhere clean and with fresh food. It may have been 'the hidden gem' in the day, now it's a one...More

Thank khambit
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We had been looking forward to visit La Palapa Belga for sometime. We have traveled to Cancun several times but just haven't made it there. Once we arrived which is a bit out of the way, we were welcomed by a female employee who sat...More

1  Thank RJQcrew
Maria T, Director General at La Palapa Belga, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Dear RJQcrew, Thank you very much for your comments. We regret to know that your expectations were not fullfilled during your visit with us, we are taking actions to correct these inconveniences. We hope you can come back to let us exceed your expectations. Kind...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017

Diners are on the lagoon, facing the skyline of the city on the other side, with yachts tied up close by. Food is excellent. French, English and Spanish (of course) are the languages.

Thank Richard M
Maria T, Director General at La Palapa Belga, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Dear Richard, Thank you very much for your comments, it is a pleasure to know that you enjoyed your visit with us and we hope to see you again very soon! Kind regards,

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We were looking forward to an amazing Dinner,after we had many recommendations from friends. But what a disappointment. I ordered the Mushrooms Soufflé with Gorgonzola.All it was were Mushroom caps with a little cheese stuffed in the center and broiled under the Salamander.No other spices.Watery...More

Thank Kapitaenleutnant
Maria T, Director General at La Palapa Belga, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Dear Kapitaenleutnant, Thank you for your comment, your feedback is always very helpful. We regret to know that we didn´t fullfill your expecations. As a brief explanation, we do not have any mushrooms soufflé with gorgonzola on the menu, the exact name is "Mushrooms au...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, atmosphere, and service!! Our waitress (the daughter of the chef) was incredibly sweet and very helpful!! We had a party of seven including a nine year old and everyone loved this place! An absolute hidden gem! We will be back for sure!!More

Thank Dale B
Maria T, Director General at La Palapa Belga, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Dear Dale, Thank you very much for your comments. It was a pleasure having the chance to serve you. And it is great to know that you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to see you again very soon! Kind regards, Anne (the daughter...More

Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

The food here is sooooo good. GREAT even. It's location is hidden behind a hotel but they are by the water and the view is beautiful! Especially at sunset/evening. The manager, Anna, is a sweetheart. Great service, won't be disappointed.

Thank Sarah L
Maria T, Director General at La Palapa Belga, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

It is our pleasure to welcome you, thank you very much for your comments, we hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Great restaurant facing the lagoon. You practically sit on the lagoon edge.You wouldn't think much of it from the street, but its a charming, exquisite, fresh experience. Service is great. Try the Escargots, or / and the BIG pot of mussels, simply perfect. But all...More

Thank TerryGJ001
Maria T, Director de Relaciones Públicas at La Palapa Belga, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Thank you very much for your good comments. Come back son!

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Even our taxi driver had problems finding the place and had to ask a number of local businesses before we found our way in, through the lobby of a small hotel. The location on a lagoon is spectacular, and our table right on the water...More

Thank Robert M
Maria T, Director General at La Palapa Belga, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Hello Robert, Thank you very much for your comments. We are glad to know that you had a great evening with us, we hope to see you again very soon. It was a pleasure serving you. Regards.

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Elyce316
20 January 2017|
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Response from Maria T | Property representative |
No, we are sorry! We don't have.
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GringoDave47
28 October 2016|
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Response from dr_scorpio | Reviewed this property |
From the overall quality during a recent visit the answer is a resounding NO
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Cuisine
Belgian, French, Seafood, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Quetzal No 13 | Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: 8835454
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Description
If you are lucky enough to find this gem hidden behind the pool at the Hotel Imperial Laguna, you will be greatly rewarded with fine cuisine at a reasonable price, gracious service, and a table on the lagoon with a beautiful view of the hotel zone.
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